Ford shared a teaser of the new Transit, which will get a fully electric powertrain and will appear on the market in the USA and Canada in 2022. With high probability, the novelty will show in the end of 2021.
The appearance of the electric Transit is one of the stages of the three-year programme of electrification of the model range, which will cost the automaker $ 11.5 billion. In addition to the van it includes previously submitted crossover Mustang Mach-E electric F-150 pickup truck.
Details of the power installation for the new Transit yet. But it is known that electrical modification will be offered in several versions, including long wheelbase and high roof.
A special rate the company paid to corporate clients, which promise useful options. For example, collecting data about driving a Ford Telematics, online route tracking and remote diagnostics of the vehicle. Electric vans will be equipped with system of collision warning, pedestrian detection, emergency braking and control, lane traffic. To charge the electric vehicles will be on the network stations of Ford.
In the meantime, the van with the engine is in good demand in the U.S. market. According Carsalesbase in 2019 Transit sold in the amount of 153 868 pieces.