Ford Mobility


Ford Transit Connect Mobility Vans

Ford transit connect wheelchair van at Automotive Innovations

Ford Transit

The Transit Connect provides a whole new option for wheelchair van passengers and caregivers. It’s sleek European style and ample interior space may be just what you’re looking for in today’s accessible van market.

For many people however, fuel economy might be its strongest selling feature. The 2010 Ford Transit Connect delivers 22 mpg city and 25 mpg highway. Not only are these vehicles economically impressive but also economically priced.

The Transit Connect is a front-wheel drive vehicle and comes in XL and XLT trim levels. It has sliding side doors in the rear like a minivan and two rear folding doors similar to a commercial van.

The power train comes with a 136 horsepower 2.0 L, 4cylinder engine with a 4-speed automatic transmission.

Its safety features include ABS, traction control, an anti-skid system and front-side airbags. they are also meet the crash test and safety requirements set forth by all federal regulation and state DOT requirements. As a member of the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA) and their Quality Assurance Program (QAP), we are able to provide and safe and affordable wheelchair van that meets our customers’ needs.

Transit Connect XLT Features

Power Mirrors, Windows, Locks
Cloth Interior
Folding 2nd Row, 60/40 Split 3-Passenger Seating
Cargo Side and Rear Privacy Glass
2.0 L DOHC 136 HP Engine
4-Speed Automatic Transmission
Advance Trac with RSC (Roll Stability Control)
P205/65R15 Tires w/Spare
Cruise Control
Front Overhead Storage
Power Adjustable, Heated Side view Mirrors
AM/FM Stereo w/Single-CD and Audio Input Jack
Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes with Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
15.4 Gallon Capacity Fuel Tank

Overall height – 79.25?
Overall vehicle length – 181?
Rear Door Opening Height – 59.5?
Rear Door Opening Width – 50.5?
Interior Height (mid-section) – 58.5?
Platform Interior Length – 49.5?
Ramp Width – 31?
Ramp Length – 65?
Ramp Angle of Approach – 9 degrees
Transit Connect Accessibility and Seating Options
With the rear tumble seat folded forward; the vehicle’s design provides a wheelchair area of 31? wide x 50? in length. With the rear seat in its upright position, three full-sized adults can be transported in the rear seating area, along with the driver and another passenger in the front. This new design combines the affordability of a rear entry transport van for handicap passengers with non-wheelchair passenger capabilities, transitioning from one use to the other in less than a minute.

Money Saving Fuel Efficiency
The Ford Transit Connect delivers 22-mpg city/25 mpg highway, and is one of the most affordable wheelchair accessible vehicles we offer. How’s this for gas savings – if you average driving 200 miles per day and spend $4/gal for gas, you will save $11,345 per year vs. driving a full-size van. In just three years, the Transit Connect practically pays for itself!

So if you’re looking to save money on a great vehicle that meets your needs, and continue to provide low cost of ownership, then the Transit Connect is for you. You’ll quickly come to realize why it won “Truck of the Year” awards from multiple automotive associations and publications.

Do you want your hand controls installed by someone who just completed a two hr online course on hand control installation or a certified master craftsman with 25 years of experience?

If your looking to have Ford Mobility Equipment expertly installed by Certified Mobility Technicians call 508-697-6006 Automotive Innovations Bridgewater, MA

Our Certified Mobility Technicians can install your used hand controls in your used Ford

We will alter your Ford to suit your mobility needs, Automotive Innovations will help you find the perfect hand controls or Ford mobility equipment and install it expertly for you.

Please call us 508-607-6006 with any of your Ford Mobility questions and we will do our best to come up with Ford mobility solutions for you.