The 2013 Ford Transit Connect is 2-seat cargo van, offered in XLT and XLT Premium trim. The standard equipment for the 2013 Ford Transit Connect XL Van includes 15-inch steel wheels with plastic wheel covers, Persi gray and trim, side mirrors, designed to help the driver see in Spots van of the blind, the doors to each side of the van.
2013 Ford Transit Connect Interior
The 2013 Ford Transit Connect XL Van includes air conditioning, cloth seats, seat height-adjustable driver’s license, tilt/telescoping steering wheel, stereo with auxiliary jack input an audio and a 12 volt power point. Standard equipment includes front carpeting, vinyl Flooring in cargo and storage on a shelf with a net. The 2013 Ford Transit Connect Van can carry up to 129.6 feet cubic for cargo and up to 1600 pounds of payload. The floor of the cargo taller than 6 feet and provide lift-over height less than 2 feet.
2013 Ford Transit Connect Optional Features
The Transit Connect XLT Van adds body-color Persi, two front map lights, defroster rear, heated power side mirrors, power windows, power door locks, cruise control, and an anti-theft alarm system. Switching to passenger models, the 2013 Ford Transit Connect XLT Wagon is also equipped with a second row bench seat, carpeting in the rear seating area, CD player, rear door windows, sliding door and window, body-color mirrors and door handles, advanced Grill, and fog lights.
The 2013 Ford Transit Connect XLT Platinum Wagon is the top of the system, and is equipped with a flip-open third-row window glass, improving the external trim, and rear cargo door storage. All four versions of the van can be equipped with Crew Chief telematics and vehicle diagnostics system. The 2013 Ford Transit Connect XL Van is offered with Power package includes power windows, power door locks, cruise control, while the 2013 Ford Transit Connect XLT Platinum Wagon is offered with a Taxi package that includes a number of modifications in order to prepare the car for duty taxi.
Preparation of further include mats floor, the camera repairs, rear park assist sensors, and Smartphone Sync connectivity and a USB port, key fobs extra, splash guards, and heavy-duty battery. All the XL Van offer remote engine starting, all without XLT Platinum Wagon can be equipped with rear cargo doors that open, and the models 2013 Ford Transit Connect Van provided with a rear cargo door and sliding side windows at the entrance. Ford offers a package Mobility, which prepares the Transit Connect to accept the equipment is designed to serve physically challenged drivers and passengers.
2013 Ford Transit Connect Engine
The 2013 Ford Transit Connect is equipped with 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine generating 136 horsepower at 4,800 rpm, 128 lb. ft. of torque at 3,500 rpm. The 2013 Ford Transit Connect engine can be converted to run on compressed natural gas (CNG) or liquefied propane gas (lpg). A automatic transmission 4-speed delivers power to front wheels.
2013 Ford Transit Connect Safety
The 2013 Ford Transit Connect equipped with dual front and two side curtain air bags for front occupants seat, traction control, stability control, roll stability control, 4-wheel anti-lock brakes, and tire-pressure system monitoring.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the 2013 Transit Connect gets a 2-star (out of 5 stars) general crash-test rating. Protection of the driver and passenger front-seat in a frontal impact is rated 3 stars, and side-impact protection for the driver is rated 2 stars. The protection rating if the van driver slides laterally into a pole rates 1 star, lowest rating possible. The 2013 Ford Transit Connect rollover-resistance rating is 3 stars.