Ford Goes Robotic for Durability Testing

Ford Goes Robotic for Durability Testing
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To expedite testing, eliminate driver fatigue and ultimately improve vehicle quality, Ford is turning to robotic technology as a way to put its products through their paces. Continue Reading...

2013 Ford Transit To Receive 3.5-Liter Twin Turbo EcoBoost

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2013 Ford Transit To Receive 3.5-Liter Twin Turbo EcoBoost
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More details have been released regarding the full-size 2013 Ford Transit van, which will partially replace the discontinued E-series. In Ford F-150 fashion, the new Transit van will also provide the option of a robust twin-turbo 3.5-liter V6 EcoBoost engine, good for 365-hp and 420 lb.-ft. of torque. The new full-size Ford van will be… Continue Reading...

Ford E-Series Will Not Be Cancelled, At Least For Now

Ford E-Series Will Not Be Cancelled, At Least For Now
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Ford has refuted rumors that the E-Series Econoline vans would be discontinued when the Transit hit the market by confirming that they’ll continue producing the E-Series through the better part of the next decade. The newspaper, USA Today, originally suggested that Ford would drop the E-Series when the European-designed Transit goes on sale in 2013…. Continue Reading...

The “Drift Bus” is a BMW M5-Powered Ford Transit Van [Video]

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Ever since drifting hit the mainstream we’ve been treated to some of the craziest drift vehicles, utilizing platforms we’d never imagine going sideways. At the top of the list now though is this BMW M5-powered Ford Transit Van that surprisingly goes sideways with ease. Dubbed the “drift bus”, the project hails from Poland, and to… Continue Reading...

Ford Transit Connect Approved For NYC Taxi Duty

Ford Transit Connect Approved For NYC Taxi Duty
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With the outdated Crown Victoria taxi being put to rest, the competition to select the future NYC cab has turned into a fierce fight. Three different models were chosen to be tested including the Nissan NV200, Ford Transit Connect and the Turkish entry, the Karsan V1. Ultimately the NV200 was chosen to serve for the next ten… Continue Reading...

Ford Unveils Super-Fast Transit SuperSportVan

Ford Unveils Super-Fast Transit SuperSportVan
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Because your new washer and dryer combo from Sears just can’t get home fast enough, Ford unveiled a hotted-up version of their Transit van, subtly named the SuperSportVan. The SSV, unveiled at the (where else?) Commercial Vehicle Show in Birmingham, England, is a short-wheelbase Transit stuffed with a 3.2-liter five-cylinder engine with 200 horsepower and… Continue Reading...