2018 Ford® Transit Connect Cargo Van & Passenger Wagon | Top Smart Features | Ford.com

2018 Deep Impact Blue Transit Connect with available 16 inch aluminum wheels

SMART FROM THE START.

Choosing the Transit Connect is a smart move from the get-go. Its dimensions, best-in-class* maneuverability and big capacities are perfect for the business plan that doesn’t require the size and cost of a full-size cargo van or passenger wagon. Now factor in the intelligent options available like the latest SYNC® 3 connectivity system — and your decision to go with the Transit Connect becomes just that much smarter.
*Class is Small Vans based on Ford segmentation. 36.1-ft. curb-to-curb turning diameter, short wheelbase model.
Available Forward and Reverse Sensing Systems

FORWARD AND REVERSE SENSING SYSTEMS

The available Forward and Reverse Sensing Systems use ultrasonic sensors in the bumpers to audibly alert you to certain objects when you’re moving forward or backing up at a slow speed. The closer you get, the quicker it beeps.10
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Available rear view camera

REAR VIEW CAMERA

The maneuverable Transit Connect is designed to work efficiently in tight places, especially when you’re making deliveries in congested areas. So the available rear view camera10 is a feature you won’t want to be without. When you shift into Reverse, it displays a video image of what’s behind your vehicle in the screen on the center stack. It also provides guidelines to help you align your vehicle trailer hitch with the trailer’s hitch receiver. The rearview camera is available with select entertainment systems.
Available Quickclear electric windshield defroster

ELECTRIC WINDSHIELD DEFROSTER

The available Quickclear Electric Windshield Defroster gets you going on the job fast. With the engine running, the press of a button rapidly removes ice, snow, or mist. Thin heating elements embedded between two layers of glass heat up, providing quick defogging/defrosting. And it isn’t just the windshield that is cleared quickly. The washer jets and outside mirrors are also heated.
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FORD TELEMATICS  AND FORD DATA SERVICES

Our manufacturer-grade telematics hardware and software have been engineered in conjunction with the Ford vehicles your fleet uses every day. This means that they work together seamlessly to deliver solutions that are easy to implement and can have an immediate and positive impact on your operational effectiveness. Our products are continually evolving too, so that you’ll always benefit from the latest telematics solutions, direct from Ford.

You will be able to monitor a wide range of vehicle data and information in real time, including but not limited to the examples below:
 

  • GPS tracking and location
  • Vehicle speed
  • Harsh braking or acceleration
  • Excessive idling and fuel waste
  • Seatbelt use
  • Oil life remaining

For more information about Ford Telematics and Ford Data Services, please visit commercialsolutions.ford.com or call 1-833-811-FORD (1-833-811-3673).

2018 Transit Connect interior with available technologies

SYNC® 3

Available SYNC® 3 is our easy-to-use, responsive voice-activated technology. Experience the capacitive touchscreen with impressive responsiveness. Locate your favorite restaurants with simple destination entry via the available navigation. You’ll also find a sleek user-friendly interface to help you connect to and control your smartphone.27 SYNC 3 also brings you the power of Apple CarPlay160 and Android Auto compatibility to your Ford.161
Instrumentation panel with optional message center

MYKEY®

With personalized settings for two keys, this available smart technology lets you limit top speed to 65, 70, 75 or 80 mph as well as select speed alert chimes at 45, 55 or 65 mph. You can also limit the radio volume to 45 percent and set the Belt-Minder® to chime, while muting the audio system, until the safety belt is buckled. 
2018 Deep Impact Blue Transit Connect with available 17 inch wheels

REMOTE START SYSTEM

Enjoy the comfort and convenience of a prewarmed or precooled vehicle. The optional Remote Start System has a small, single-button key fob that provides long-range remote start and stop. Passive Anti-Theft System (PATS) Interface Kit included. Available with XLT and Titanium models.
Airbags

AIRBAGS

All Transit Connect models are equipped with front- and side-impact airbags for the driver and front passenger. And the Safety Canopy® System with side-curtain airbags and rollover sensor helps protect front seat occupants, as well as passenger wagon rear seat outboard occupants. Located in the roof side rail behind the headliner, the side-curtain airbags are designed to stay inflated longer for added protection in a rollover or in multiple side impacts.
Always wear your safety belt and secure children in the rear seat, where available.