2020 Ford® Transit Connect Cargo Van | Capability Features | Ford.com

2020 Transit Connect

CAPABILITY

CAPABILITY IN A BIG WAY.

Carry cargo with a max payload rating up to 1,570 lbs.* Need to haul something? The short-wheelbase model has an impressive maximum tow rating of 2,000 lbs. with the available Trailer Tow Package.** So, when you’re looking for a vehicle with the capability to help you get the big jobs done and keep your business moving forward, take a look at the 2020 Transit Connect Cargo Van – it’s Built Ford Tough® .
*When properly equipped.
**Payload and towing are independent attributes and may not be achieved simultaneously.
View of cargo space in capable 2020 Ford Transit Connect Cargo Van with man on the job

BUILT FORD TOUGH®

The Ford Transit Connect Cargo Van is engineered to stringent Ford Light Commercial Vehicle Durability Standards and Built Ford Tough to meet your requirements for hard work and reliability. Whether your business is carrying cargo or towing equipment, the Transit Connect Cargo Van is a vehicle you can depend on to get the job done.
2020 Ford Transit Connect Cargo Van shown on the job

SWING-OUT REAR CARGO DOORS AND DUAL SLIDING DOORS

To suit your particular job needs, Transit Connect Cargo Van models offer you the choice of 180-degree 50/50 swing-out rear cargo doors (with no glass or available fixed glass) or a rear liftgate. Dual-sliding side doors are standard.
2020 Ford Transit Connect Cargo Van shown with available rear swing out doors and sliding side door open

2.0L GDI I-4L ENGINE

Coupled with an eight-speed automatic transmission, the standard 2.0L GDI I-4L engine provides plenty of power to get the job done.
A 2020 Ford Transit Connect Passenger Wagon in Kapoor Red and a Transit Connect Cargo Van in Silver on the street
2020 frozen white transit connect cargo van on the job towing a trailer through the city

IMPRESSIVE TOWING CAPABILITY

When the task at hand calls for towing, the Transit Connect Cargo Van comes through with an impressive* towing capacity of up to 2,000 lbs. when equipped with the Trailer Tow Prep Package.** Among the included features is trailer sway control linked to the technology of the standard AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (Roll Stability Control ).
*When properly equipped.
**Payload and towing are independent attributes and may not be achieved simultaneously.
2020 ford transit connect cargo van in silver on city street shown with available swing out rear cargo doors

AUTO START–STOP TECHNOLOGY

You can help reduce fuel consumption and vehicle emissions during city driving with standard Auto Start-Stop Technology. When the vehicle comes to a stop in city driving, the engine is automatically shut off. The air conditioning and radio stay on, keeping you comfortable. The engine seamlessly restarts when your foot leaves the brake pedal.

QUICKCLEAR  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. The washer jets are heated and a thin heating element embedded between two layers of glass provides quick defogging/defrosting.
View of control panel for the available quick clear electric windshield defroster