Transit connect extended WB? - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums



Transit Connect 2010+ Ford Transit Connect

Transit connect extended WB?

Reply
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 08-26-2009, 07:10 PM
LSchicago2's Avatar
LSchicago2 LSchicago2 is offline
Posting Guru
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 1,669
LSchicago2 has a great reputation on FTE.LSchicago2 has a great reputation on FTE.LSchicago2 has a great reputation on FTE.LSchicago2 has a great reputation on FTE.LSchicago2 has a great reputation on FTE.
Transit connect extended WB?

Anyone know if a longer wb model is planned? These are too short for my needs.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 08-26-2009, 10:23 PM
YoGeorge YoGeorge is offline
Postmaster
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Detroit
Posts: 3,559
YoGeorge is a splendid one to beholdYoGeorge is a splendid one to beholdYoGeorge is a splendid one to beholdYoGeorge is a splendid one to beholdYoGeorge is a splendid one to beholdYoGeorge is a splendid one to beholdYoGeorge is a splendid one to beholdYoGeorge is a splendid one to behold
Quote:
Originally Posted by LSchicago2 View Post
Anyone know if a longer wb model is planned? These are too short for my needs.
There is a long WB model on sale in Europe and I agree that the length would also be great for my needs. I'm guessing Ford is just getting it to market and will go from there. I believe in 2012, the Connect will get a new version and those may be built in the US (Wayne, MI) which would also make me happy, since I'm in the Detroit area, not far from Wayne. I much prefer buying a local American vehicle as opposed to a Turkish one.

I'm guessing that they will have more production capacity and flexibility if they can build them here.

One problem I see is that people WILL complain about the 2 liter engine with 135 horsepower and a GVW close to 5000 lbs. It will struggle on the freeway, and I'm guessing that a 2.3 or 2.5 liter engine would also be good, especially if they go any bigger or longer with the box.

George
Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Welcome new members F0rdc0wb0y and biggunsks. LibTimothy Texas Chapter 3 07-20-2015 09:20 AM
speedo help wb_fordguy Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 1 12-31-2014 12:23 AM
Am I reading this right? Redrkt 1999 to 2016 Super Duty 5 09-20-2014 04:48 PM
122" wb Pireaux 1961 - 1963 F100 Unibody 1 07-16-2014 10:46 PM
68 Flareside total breakdown undertakerman 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 1 11-01-2013 12:11 PM


Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums >

Tags
connect, extended, exteneded, ford, forum, short, too, transdit, transit, trnsit, truck, trucks, trucktransit, version, wb

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:49 AM.


This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. Ford® is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company.