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Driving Experience

New Transit Chassis Cab is packed with advanced technology designed to help you work smarter and more efficiently. For example, Electric Power-Assisted Steering adjusts to changing conditions to make steering light and easy at low speeds, and firmer at higher speeds. Whilst Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control helps make long drives on the motorway less tiring and more economical. And with Selectable Drive Modes, including Normal, Slippery, Mud/Rut, Tow/Haul, and the new EcoMode, you can tailor how your Transit handles to perfectly suit the task.

A more intelligent cruise control

Set your own pace with Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control. The system can identify the prevailing speed limit and automatically maintain your selected speed within the limit detected. Advanced radar technology scans for slower traffic in front of you, and can automatically adjust your speed to maintain a pre-set gap from the vehicle ahead. When the traffic has cleared, your vehicle will resume its pre-selected speed.

An advanced system to help you stay in your lane

The Lane Keeping System uses a forward-looking camera to detect if you’re unintentionally drifting out of lane. Lane Keeping Aid provides gentle steering torque assistance to help guide you back into your lane. If your wheel touches the line or edge of the road, Lane Keeping Alert vibrates the steering wheel and displays a visual warning. The technology automatically deactivates at speeds below 64 km/h, or can be turned off manually.

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Change the mode to suit the conditions

With Selectable Drive Modes, you can tailor how your Transit Chassis Cab handles to suit a particular job or terrain. Choose from Normal mode, Slippery mode, Mud/Rut mode, Tow/Hail mode, and for maximum fuel efficiency, the new EcoMode.

Automatic headlights with LED daytime running lights

Highly efficient Bi-Xenon headlights produce a bright natural light with a precise pattern. They can also sense when it is dark and will automatically adjust to various driving conditions to offer the optimal light pattern. A useful night-driving aid, Auto High Beam temporarily dips your headlights when it detects oncoming traffic or a vehicle ahead, stopping you dazzling other drivers. It then automatically reverts back to high beam, giving you maximum visibility.

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Power-assisted steering that responds to every situation

Electric power-assisted steering provides varying amounts of assistance depending on vehicle speed. The system also helps to improve to improve fuel economy by using electric power instead of drawing power from the engine.

Confidence in changeable conditions

An Intelligent AWD system can determine how much grip, cornering balance and responsiveness is required in wet, dry or icy conditions and on varying terrain. The technology is able to send drive to the front or rear axle depending on requirements. And this ‘torque on demand’ system delivers exceptional handling and improved efficiency.

Intelligent All-Wheel Drive System
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Driver Alert System tells you when you’re getting tired

Driver Alert System constantly monitors your driving behaviour and is designed to detect any changes that could be caused by fatigue. If the system identifies you’re becoming less vigilant, a warning icon appears in the display, suggesting you take a break. If your driving alertness further declines, the message is repeated and combined with a chime.

Wrong Way Alert

Working in conjunction with Traffic Sign Recognition, Wrong Way Alert is designed to provide visual and audible warnings if you pass a no-entry sign, and to alert you if you travel the wrong way down a road.

Ford Transit Chassis Cab side view driving at night

Less tiring, more economical journeys

Cruise control with Adjustable Speed Limiter helps keep your vehicle within a pre-set speed limit of your choice. It can save you fuel, minimise the chance of you speeding and, like all cruise control systems, allows you to maintain your chosen speed whilst saving you from having to keep your foot on the accelerator pedal.

Maximum cornering control

Torque Vectoring Control reacts to the road surface 100 times per second. (That’s 33 times faster than the blink of an eye.) Using this information, it balances the amount of power delivered to each of the two front wheels. This maximises grip and sharpens handling, helping you round corners and over undulations in the road.

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Ford Transit Chassis Cab hill start demonstaration

Extra control during hill starts

Hill Start Assist temporarily stops you rolling backwards or forwards when making a hill start. The system works by maintaining pressure to the braking system for an extra 2-3 seconds, giving you more time and control as you move your foot from brake pedal to accelerator. It’s also useful when you’re stopping and starting on slippery surfaces.

Side Wind Stabilisation

Helps the driver to stay in lane in strong, gusty conditions by using the Electronic Stability Control system to sense when the vehicle is being affected by crosswinds.

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