2012 Ford Transit with Tourneo Custom Concept

2012 Ford Tourneo Custom Concept 5 2012 Ford Transit with Tourneo Custom Concept

2012 Ford Tourneo Custom Concept 1 2012 Ford Transit with Tourneo Custom Concept

Ford will give a glimpse of how the Transit of next generation will look like along with the premiere of the New Tourneo Custom Concept in the 82nd International Auto Show held in Geneva. This is not supposed to be perplexed with the forthcoming North American market Transit which is a different model, this new concept van previews the family of one ton Transit people movers and the commercial medium for Asia and Europe. The production version which is to be launched with the other Transit range later in 2012 would be competing against the VW Caravelle.

As per the CEO of Ford Europe a glimpse of the new concept model is enough to tell one that it will be injecting a new spirit in the personal use segment. So far the exterior of the Tourneo is concerned, it is modern and adopts Kinetic Design of the Blue Oval, a language with styling treats like the huge trapezoidal grille, prominent wheel arches, muscular shoulder line and window lines with distinguishing kick at the back. Moving towards the interior, it is more contemporary than the present model. This model can accommodate maximum of eight passengers in three rows of seats.

The prototype is featured with a variety of facilities including multi adjustable and rear seating that is removable and voice activated SYNC, in car connectivity system with the feature of Emergency Assistance. Underneath the hood is a tweaked version of 2.2 liter Duratorq TDCi diesel engine producing 155PS. As per Ford, the production models will be offered with 2.2 litre unit in three levels 125PS, 100PS and 155PS while the range for the model will include a variety of body styles and two wheelbases. So with all new features the new model is set to be introduced in Geneva.


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