Ford Transit

Ford explores autonomous delivery vans

Ford partners with Postmates on-demand delivery for driverless deliveries

Pilot project in Miami and Miami Beach explores how merchants and customers would interact with driverless Ford Transit Connect delivery van due in 2021. Read More

Autonomous Driving Commercial Vehicles Jun 12, 2018, 2:30 AM

Work trucks put on a show in Indianapolis

Truck debuts shun the lights of Geneva for the heartland of America Read More

Auto Shows Commercial Vehicles Mar 8, 2018, 1:00 AM

More than 235,000 vehicles recalled in Canada

Hyundai Elantra tops numbers game with nearly 105,000 cars recalled Read More

Car Safety Jan 1, 2018, 9:10 PM

Ford recalls over 206,000 vehicles for various issues

Ford Expedition, Explorer, F-150, Transit Connect and motorhomes affected Read More

Car Safety Dec 1, 2017, 10:10 PM


Ford recalls over 103,000 vehicles over various issues

Ford F-150s from various model years, and Ford Trasits from 2015-17 affected Read More

Car Safety Oct 26, 2017, 10:20 PM

Ford refreshes Transit inside and out

Also expected to offer plug-in hybrid version of revamped model in 2019

New Transit updates front end in line with ECOnetic design, and an all-new cabin with improved comfort, ergonomics and productivity-enhancing features. Read More

Commercial Vehicles Jul 12, 2017, 10:00 PM

20 models recalled in Canada in June

Nearly 350,000 vehicles named in recalls to address some 20 problems

Audi, BMW, Buick, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Hyundai, Honda, Jaguar, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Toyota and Volvo all require attention to some issues. Read More

Car Safety Jul 4, 2017, 10:30 PM

Ford recalls over 400,000 vehicles

Transit vans and busses, Escape CUVs, Police Interceptors all affected

Transit vans/busses recalled for driveshaft issues; Escape compact CUVs need knee airbags replaced and Police Interceptors may have flawed rear seats. Read More

Car Safety Jun 29, 2017, 2:05 AM


Ford recalls 442,000 vehicles for various issues

Edge, Escape, Fiesta, Fusion, F-Series and Lincoln MKZ all affected

Problems include loss of coolant that could lead to engine fires, faulty door latches, broken driveshafts, and improperly welded windshield headers. Read More

Car Safety Mar 29, 2017, 9:30 PM

Ford recalls over 75,000 vehicles

Focus hatchbacks need reprogramming; Transit Connects have leaky roofs

2013-17 Ford Focus hatchbacks have bugs in the electric hatchgate release software; Transit Connects from 2014 need panoramic sunroofs reinstalled. Read More

Car Safety Sep 29, 2016, 12:45 AM

Ford recalls 48,000 trucks for various issues

Canadian Explorers and Lincoln MKCs susceptible to underhood fires

Ford Transits with badly placed side curtain airbags may not offer proper protection; Heavy Duty Ford F-Series need new clips for parking brake cables. Read More

Car Safety Car Care Apr 1, 2016, 4:30 PM

Ford recalls 318,000 vehicles for various issues

Crown Vic, Grand Marquis, F-Series, Transit under recall with different problems

Among the recalls are the now defunct Ford Crown Victoria and Mercury Grand Marquis sedans common to police and taxi services and all built in Canada. Read More

Car Safety Car Care Dec 22, 2015, 1:30 PM


Ford Transit wins Canadian Truck King Van Challenge

Cargo vans work hard with little notice but the Truck King Van Challenge put them in the spotlight

Pickups typically get most of the attention in the truck world – they’re the glamour stars of the business, with their great looks and fancy trimmings. Cargo vans, on the other hand, are the ugly ducklings. Read More

Ford, Toyota each win seven individual used car awards

Vincentric acknowledges excellence in Certified Pre-Owned Value

Honda earns the title of best passenger car brand, Chevrolet that of best truck brand and Buick takes home luxury brand honours. Read More

Used Cars Aug 7, 2014, 5:00 AM

Now that's an airbag!

Ford's all-new Transit passenger van features a monster-sized side curtain airbag

The auto industry's only five-row, side-curtain airbag in the 15-passenger 2015 Ford Transit van is about as long as a Ford Focus. Read More

Car Safety Jul 8, 2014, 11:00 PM

New Ford Transit Connect targets taxi business

Next-generation Transit Connect has been specifically designed for taxi service

2014 Transit Connect Taxi is said to provide best-in-class performance, low operating costs, and improved comfort and flexibility for the taxi market. Read More

Commercial Vehicles Green Cars Sep 23, 2013, 1:00 PM


Ford to offer diesel in new Transit van

3.2-Litre Power Stroke Turbo Diesel will make North American Debut in 2014 Ford Transit

Ford 3.2-litre, five-cylinder turbo diesel features state-of-the-science fuel, turbo and emissions systems to meet stringent North American standards. Read More

New Cars Commercial Vehicles Dec 11, 2012, 3:00 AM

Ford to re-enter minivan market for 2014

'Tween-sized European Transit Connect Wagon coming to North America late next year

Touted for its fuel-efficiency, the Transit Connect Wagon will fit between the Mazda5 and conventional minivans such as the Toyota Sienna in size. Read More

New Cars Nov 15, 2012, 1:00 AM

All-New Ford Transit full-size van makes global debut

Big new Transit will ultimately replace Ford E-Series/Econoline in North America

Ford's all-new global Transit will offer a broad array of body styles and derivatives, targeting best-in-class load carrying and fuel economy. Read More

Commercial Vehicles New Cars Sep 24, 2012, 12:00 PM