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The first all-new Ford Transit Custom sold in the UK has been put to work by a high-tech window cleaning service. Andrew Wilkinson, owner of H2O Cleaning Contractors in Lincoln, bought – and drove away the same day – a Ford Transit Custom from Evans Halshaw Ford dealership, making him the first customer to take [...]
First seen at this year’s IAA show in Hannover, the Transit Custom Sport will hit the UK’s roads early in 2013. The new model follows in the successful line of Sport Vans that have developed a following among Transit drivers since first being introduced in 2007. David Petts, Ford Britain CV marketing manager, said: “The [...]
The new Ford Transit Custom was named “International Van of the Year 2013” – to become the fourth member of the Transit family to win the award – at the Hanover IAA Commercial Vehicle Show. The Transit Custom collected 117 out of a possible 133 points, from the jury of 24 specialist journalists, more than [...]
Ford claims that the new Ford Transit Connect sets new standards for load-carrying ability, and cost of ownership in the compact van segment, and will extend the success of the current model. The Transit Connect forms part of a new generation of global Transit vans, developed under the One Ford product strategy for sale in [...]
In contrast to the less than attractive “big” Transit, the Transit Custom Sport drew plenty of attention in Hannover in metallic black. Whether the Sport will come to the UK in this guise is not clear, although it would be well received, based on the previous models of Transit Sport models over the years. Link [...]
There is little doubt that the top-weight Transit will be well thought through and put together, the loadspace looks extremely practical and the rear of the van looks attractive. Make up your mind about the front… Link to this post!
Ford has revealed a new generation of Transit commercial vehicles. Developed under its “One Ford” global product strategy in Europe, the Ford Transit and Ford Transit Connect models will be sold in Europe, North America and other worldwide markets. “These new products will carry more, work harder, last longer, and cost our customers less to [...]
Production of the new Ford Transit Custom and Tourneo Custom is now underway at the Kocaeli plant in Turkey. There is still a British element to the van – it was engineered and designed at Ford’s Dunton Technical Centre and the engines are supplied by Ford Dagenham. The arrival of the Transit Custom van and [...]
More than 130 Ford vehicles have been added to the fleet of building and maintenance services contractor, Mountjoy. The addition of these vehicles means that Mountjoy’s ‘workhorse fleet’ of 176 vehicles is now sourced 100 per cent from the Ford stable. Mountjoy, which has bases in Portsmouth, Southampton, Woking and Newport on the Isle of [...]