Ford Transit Cars For Sale
The Ford Transit car for sale is the predecessor of the Ford Tourneo. It is a light commercial vehicle that has been in production since 1965. Marketed primarily as panel van type vehicle, it is also available in a minibus configuration and bakkie style.
The latest generation available in South Africa is the 2018 Transit Custom; available as panel or mini-bus/ kombi.
Exterior design is a study in retro comeback with an angled body and short nose. It looks compact and presents a capable handsome presence. A bumper air vent and angular lights to finish the look compliment the prominent front grille, sporting the Ford badge. The backlights are situated in line with the horizontal sides of the vehicle, not only updating the look but adding to indicator and vehicle visibility.
The interior of the used Ford Transit for sale is one of style, functionality, and practicality. The finishes are of high quality with a focus on durability. Re-designed seats ensure comfort. Control panel and steering are functional and practical with an understated minimalism Ford fans are accustomed to. The panel van can accommodate a payload of around 1300kg and the kombi-style has dual sliding doors making getting in and out easy. In South Africa, the Transit is more well-known as the panel van variety and offers all the driver assistance a lightweight delivery driver needs. These include ABS with EBD, electronic stability functionality, hill launch assist, load adaptive control, roll-over mitigation, and stability and the optional extra of sway control in case of towing.
Front and rear parking sensors assist in the navigation into parking spots, being a panel van, the driver’s visual ability is compromised and sensors and camera displays are essential.
The 2018 used Ford Transit car for sale is available in a 2,2litre four-cylinder configuration, producing more than enough power to tow a load or carry a decent payload. Fuel consumption is around 7litres per 100km.