2017 Ford Transit picking up passengers

2017 Ford Transit Madison WI

Do you run your own business? If so, is it the kind of business that requires you or your employees to be out on the road a lot, visiting customers’ homes and getting the work done there, such as a landscaping operation? Or do you need a big and reliable vehicle that can safely and conveniently carry what you need from location to location without making a mess or giving you grief? The 2017 Ford Transit in Madison WI can be the right vehicle for the job.

Perhaps you have seen the Ford Transit out and about while on your commute and caught a glimpse of workers unloading tools from its spacious cargo area. Maybe you have been at the airport and seen a Transit shuttling large groups of people to and from their hotels. The Ford Transit is so versatile that it can be used for just about any of these tasks, whether it’s equipment or people you need to get from place to place.

red 2017 Ford Transit front grille


Carrying equipment and groups of people requires a strong engine, and three are available with the Transit. The standard 3.7-liter V6 gets 275 horsepower. The 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 gets 310 horsepower, and the 3.2-liter Diesel engine delivers 185 horsepower.


man working in cargo area of 2017 Ford Transit


So, what exactly will you be carrying? You can customize the Transit Van or Transit Wagon to change the floor length, height, and payload capacity based on whatever your business requires. Capability and flexibility are the Transit’s driving force.


2017 Ford Transit tech display screen


In today’s world it is important to have some of the best automotive technology available at your fingertips. The available features on the 2017 Transit include Lane-Keeping Alert, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, and SYNC 3 to help keep you safe and connected.

red 2017 Ford Transit on construction site
2017 Ford Transit interior seats
2017 Ford Transit interior steering wheel and dashboard
worker inside the 2017 Ford Transit

2017 Ford Transit Van and Wagon available configurations

The difference between the Transit Van and Transit Wagon is the difference in transporting equipment or people. The Transit Van is meant for transporting the tools you need for the job, while the Transit Wagon is meant for taking people to their destinations.

The Transit Van is available in three sizes: a 130-inch wheelbase with a 126-inch load floor, a 148-inch wheelbase with a 143.7-inch loading floor, and a 148-inch wheelbase/extended body with a 172.2-inch load floor. The Transit Wagon is available in eight-, 10-, and 15-passenger models. Three roof heights are also available. If you choose the 130-inch wheelbase, you can get a roof height of either 83 inches or 100 inches. The 148-inch wheelbase has either an 83-inch roof height, a 100-inch roof height, or a 110-inch roof height. The 148-inch wheelbase has one height of 109 inches.

With the 2017 Ford Transit, you have all kinds of options depending on your business needs. Contact us to find out how you can get the Transit that is right for you today.

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