2017 Ford Transit-150 Review
A truck isn’t always the answer. For people moving, transporting goods, or using the interior of your ride as a mobile toolbox, cargo and passenger vans can’t be beat.
The 2017 Ford Transit-150’s van and wagon versatility is a huge part of what makes it a lucrative option for your operation. Local businesses in State College, Bellefonte, and Port Matilda seeking a reliable service or delivery vehicle to take on their daily routes will want to check out the Transit-150 in greater detail.
Check out the following vehicle review from The Lake Dealerships in Lewistown, Pennsylvania, to learn all about this adaptable van and wagon series.
Tailor the Transit-150 to Your Business
With two wheelbases, two body lengths, and two roof heights, the Ford Transit-150 offers a van or wagon for every type of application.
The Transit-150 van features front seating for a driver and passenger accompanied by a vast storage area customizable to your needs. Whether you’re delivering bouquets or build site materials, this van has the space and capability you need:
- Max cargo area between 246 cubic feet and 459.2 ft3
- Payload of up to 4,560 pounds
The wagon Transit-150 body style is configured to people haul like no other model. It features:
- Seating for eight to 15 passengers
- 100 ft3 cargo room behind the last row
Exceptional Everyday Performance
Three powertains are available throughout the 2017 Transit line-up. All offer unique advantages depending on what your performance priorities are—working hard to provide the power and control you need while keeping fuel costs low.
- 3.7L V6
- 275 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque
- 3.5L EcoBoost® V6
- 310 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of torque
- 3.2L Power Stroke® Turbo Diesel
- 185 horsepower and 350 lb-ft of torque
- B-20 diesel capable
The Transit-150 van and wagon are also well-equipped to tow equipment and extra loads with confidence. When properly equipped, vans can pull up to 7,500 pounds and wagons can pull up to 5,100 pounds.
The 2017 Ford Transit-150 is Flexible & Resourceful
Nearly every aspect of the 2017 Ford Transit-150 is customizable, from the placement and opening of the doors to adding fewer or more windows.
A few highlights to consider include:
- Available dual-sliding doors on medium-roof vans
- 50/50 rear hinged doors that open at 180 degrees or 237 degrees
In addition to these features that bring ease of use to loading and unloading cargo and equipment, the Ford Transit-150 certainly doesn’t leave technology out of the equation.
The cutting-edge SYNC 3® infotainment system allows you to find the quickest route to your next delivery spot, access leading audio entertainment such as SiriusXM® satellite radio, and utilize savvy voice command technology for controlling the unit while your eyes stay on the road.
Test Drive the Ford Transit-150 at The Lake Dealerships
Ready to find the Transit-150 van or wagon that will help take your business to the next level? The Lake Dealerships in Lewistown has a great selection of Transit-150 models in stock, including various roof heights and body lengths. Van or wagon shoppers in State College, Bellefonte, and Port Matilda can contact us today to test drive the Ford Transit-150!