What Are Some Features of the Ford Transit Minibus?


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The 2016 Ford Transit wagon, which is the U.S. version of Ford's Transit minibus, features MacPherson-strut front suspension, rack-and-pinion steering, and standard eight-passenger seating or available 10-passenger aisle seating on a 130-inch wheelbase. The 12-passenger wagon and available 15-passenger vehicle with aisle seating have a 148-inch wheelbase. Ford offers a model with a 148-inch wheelbase, extended body and standard 15-passenger aisle seating. The full-size class van has 100.5 cubic feet of cargo space behind its last row of seating.

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The eight or 10-passenger Ford Transit wagon features a choice of low or medium roof heights, and the long wheelbase vehicles are available with low, medium or high roofs. An individual who is 6 feet 5 inches tall can stand up straight in the high-roof models. Ford equips the 148-inch wheelbase extended-body high-roof minibus with five-row side-curtain airbags, an industry first.

Ford builds its 2016 Transit wagons with standard equipment including a rearview camera, antilock brakes, stability control, and frontal, front-side and side curtain airbags. The XL trim standard features include 16-inch steel wheels, a telescoping and tilting steering wheel, front air-conditioning, vinyl front seats, and an audio system with six speakers and an audio input jack. The low-roof wagon model has hinged 60/40-split passenger-side doors, while the medium- and high-roof models have sliding passenger doors.

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