2018 Ford® Transit Connect Passenger Van Wagon | Versatility Features | Ford.com

2018 Transit Connect Titanium in Race Red with dual sliding side doors

Versatility to fit your lifestyle.

Whether you’re transporting cargo, carrying passengers or doing both, the 2018 Ford Transit Connect can handle it. Take your pick of short- or long-wheelbase models. Short-wheelbase models can seat up to five passengers, while the long-wheelbase passenger wagon can accommodate up to seven. Add to that its ability to get you in, around, between or out of tight spaces – and you’ve got a vehicle versatile and flexible enough to keep up with everything life might throw your way.
2018 Transit Connect interior

Seating Capacities

The 2018 Transit Connect Passenger Wagon has the most available seating configurations in its class.* It offers class-exclusive available seven-passenger seating, optional on Titanium and standard on the XL and long-wheelbase XLT passenger wagon. The short-wheelbase passenger wagon offers five-passenger seating. Rear seats in all passenger wagon models fold for storage and convenience, and the front-passenger seat can fold flat** when you require an area to set your laptop or need a writing surface when parked.
*Class is Small Vans based on Ford segmentation.
**Not available with leather-trimmed seats.
Long wheelbase interior

Accommodating Interior

The Transit Connect Passenger Wagon can carry up to seven passengers. The third-row seats in the long-wheelbase model can move backward and forward, which is especially helpful if you have passengers with long legs. Second-row fold-flat leather-trimmed bucket seats are standard in the Titanium model and available in the XLT long-wheelbase passenger wagon.
2018 Transit Connect XLT with standard liftgate

Storage Capacity

The height of the load floor behind the front seats is less than two feet and the maximum cargo height is 42.2 inches for long-wheelbase models, 49.0 inches for short-wheelbase models. The width between the wheelhouses is 46.9 inches and the rear cargo-door opening width is 47.0 inches. With the second-row seats folded, there is 104.2 cu. ft. of storage* in long-wheelbase models, 77.1 cu. ft. of storage* in short-wheelbase models.
*Behind the first row.
Standard dual sliding side doors

Easy Loading

For keeping people and things on the move, dual sliding side doors are standard on all models. For the back you can choose either liftgate or rear cargo doors.*
*Excludes Titanium model.
Versatile interior

Wheelbase Choices

Transit Connect Passenger Wagons are available in short-wheelbase or long-wheelbase versions. The short-wheelbase model features a second row with seats that flip, fold and tumble to provide additional cargo room. For even more storage room, you can remove one or both second-row seats. The long-wheelbase passenger wagon has three rows of seating with room for six or seven passengers and is available in XL, XLT and Titanium models.
Easy Fuel capless fuel filler

Easy Fuel® Capless Fuel Filler

The Easy Fuel capless fuel filler eliminates the need to put the gas cap back on after fueling because there is no cap. After you remove the nozzle from the fuel tank, the seal is shut automatically.
Deep Impact Blue Metallic Transit Connect on the road

Fuel Efficiency

The 2.5L iVCT I-4 engine has an EPA-estimated rating of 19 city/27 hwy/22 combined mpg.*
*Actual mileage will vary.
2018 Transit Connect long wheelbase model

Turning Diameter

The Transit Connect, especially the short-wheelbase model, is a natural when it comes to maneuvering into small parking spots or navigating around tight spaces. The short-wheelbase models have a best-in-class* 36.1 feet of curb-to-curb turning diameter, while the long-wheelbase model has a turning diameter of 40.0 feet. Long-wheelbase shown.
*Class is Small Vans based on Ford segmentation.