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Richard Hammond Gets a New Daily Driver, and There's Nothing Exciting About It
Richard Hammond Gets a New Daily Driver, and There's Nothing Exciting About It

14 Jul 2022, 11:38 UTC / Surely it cannot be a muscle car of some sorts, nor a Porsche, as it doesn't look like either one. So, what is Richard Hammond's new daily? Find out here

 
The A-Team Switching to Ford's Transit Pro Electric SuperVan Is Digitally Baffling
The A-Team Switching to Ford's Transit Pro Electric SuperVan Is Digitally Baffling

8 Jul 2022, 06:11 UTC / Jim, the virtual artist better known as “jlord8” on social media, knows how to juggle series, but now gives his fans major reasons to doubt his CGI motives

 
Google Silently Removes a Google Maps Feature Because Nobody Was Using It
Google Silently Removes a Google Maps Feature Because Nobody Was Using It

3 Apr 2022, 21:22 UTC / The schedule explorer bundled with the transit mode in Google Maps has been quietly ditched due to the very low limited usage

 
Imagined Ford Transit Raptor “Traptor” Is a Perfect Bronco Raptor Assistance Van
Imagined Ford Transit Raptor “Traptor” Is a Perfect Bronco Raptor Assistance Van

27 Jan 2022, 08:46 UTC / Jim, the virtual artist better known as “jlord8” on social media, has noticed the abundance of 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor hype and decided to do something about it

 
Can A Brawny US Version Ford Transit Trail Compete With the Venerable Sportsmobile Camper?
Can A Brawny US Version Ford Transit Trail Compete With the Venerable Sportsmobile Camper?

13 Aug 2021, 07:16 UTC / The Ford Transit van is already entrenched as a popular base for builders of off-road-ready campers in Europe could a US Ford Transit Trail be far behind?

 
Google Maps Gets Another Feature That Makes Sense During These Awful Times
Google Maps Gets Another Feature That Makes Sense During These Awful Times

26 Feb 2021, 08:28 UTC / Google and Australian authorities have announced a collaboration to bring info on how crowded local trains are right on Google Maps

 
Ford Planning Return to Ambulance Market in the UK, Enlists Venari's Help
Ford Planning Return to Ambulance Market in the UK, Enlists Venari's Help

20 Feb 2021, 07:35 UTC / It's called “Project Siren” and should signal (pun intended) the Blue Oval's return to the side business of manufacturing ambulances with assistance from Venari

 
Ford Vans Gained Euro Sales Supremacy in 2020, Brand Has High SUV Hopes for 2021
Ford Vans Gained Euro Sales Supremacy in 2020, Brand Has High SUV Hopes for 2021

18 Jan 2021, 09:45 UTC / The Blue Oval's vehicle strategy has led to the company capturing the sixth consecutive commercial vehicle market crown; for 2021, it wants more from its SUVs

 
2021 Ford Transit Ready to Work Hard, Play Even Harder in the United States
2021 Ford Transit Ready to Work Hard, Play Even Harder in the United States

13 Oct 2020, 12:59 UTC / While the passenger car market has been suffering, the van segment has thrived this year - because more people now work from home and need deliveries

 
Feel the Rally Need for Speed From a High-Riding Position With Ford's MS-RT Vans
Feel the Rally Need for Speed From a High-Riding Position With Ford's MS-RT Vans

19 Aug 2020, 12:18 UTC / The European arm of the Blue Oval company has revealed an official collaboration with Welsh vehicle design specialist MS-RT based on the Transit series

 
Ford Transit Gets The A-Team Makeover, Color Scheme Is Reversed
Ford Transit Gets The A-Team Makeover, Color Scheme Is Reversed

29 May 2020, 09:16 UTC / There aren't that many famous vans, but out of them all, the black GMC Vandura featured in the classic American TV series the A-Team has to take first prize

 
Widebody Ford Transit Concept Looks Like Ken Block's Gymkhana Van
Widebody Ford Transit Concept Looks Like Ken Block's Gymkhana Van

26 Jan 2020, 19:08 UTC / Yes, this image is a mere rendering. Then again, it could very well serve as a preview for a future Gymkhana adventure by Ken Block

 
Ford Transit Gets Side Wind Stabilisation System, Don't Look For Any Winglets
Ford Transit Gets Side Wind Stabilisation System, Don't Look For Any Winglets

25 Feb 2017, 16:30 UTC / Ford has announced the implementation of a side wind stabilization system for the Transit lineup. It helps drivers cope with side winds to reduce their effort

 
Hackmobile and Happy Mutant Mobile Are Two Cool Ford Vans
Hackmobile and Happy Mutant Mobile Are Two Cool Ford Vans

15 May 2014, 09:57 UTC / Ford teamed up with Make magazine and online publication Boing Boing for the construction of two very special Transit Connect Wagon vehicles. The blue Hackmobile and red Happy Mutant Mobile will mak...

 
Ford Starts 2015 Transit Van Production
Ford Starts 2015 Transit Van Production

1 May 2014, 09:05 UTC / The much-anticipated 2015 Ford Transit commercial vehicle just started production Stateside yesterday. On sale this summer, the full-size van is assembled at the Blue Oval's Kansas City Plant b...

 
Ford Transit Production Reaches 7 Million
Ford Transit Production Reaches 7 Million

20 Jun 2013, 08:44 UTC / Almost 50 years after it was originally launched, Ford Motor Company today announced production of the seven millionth Transit van. Knowing the number is a little tricky to understand, Ford gave us ...

 
Ford's Electric Van Comes from Europe
Ford's Electric Van Comes from Europe

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / Ford's electric van scheduled to be launched in 2010 will come from the Transit lineup belonging to the European division of the American company, CEO Alan Mulally announced today. The electric...

 
New Ford Transit and Turneo Custom Enter Production in Turkey
New Ford Transit and Turneo Custom Enter Production in Turkey

27 Jul 2012, 10:43 UTC / Ford today announced the start of production for its new Transit Custom and Turneo Custom at the Kocaeli Ford Otosan plant in Turkey. The vehicle are being brought to life in Turkey, but the engines...

 
Ford Could Close Factory in Europe
Ford Could Close Factory in Europe

23 Jul 2012, 14:38 UTC / The European car market has dropped to scarcely believable levels, not seen for decades. Luxury automakers like Audi and BMW have seen a lesser impact, but Fiat, General Motors and PSA Peugeot Citro...

 
This Dutchman Really Loves His 200 HP Transit Van
This Dutchman Really Loves His 200 HP Transit Van

20 Jul 2012, 12:51 UTC / The bond between a man and his van is well known around the world. The modern-day van is the equivalent of the horse used before motorized vehicles were available. This Dutchman really loves his 201...