Two front fascias, two types of power, the price of the new Ford Transit T8 starts from 153,800.
On October 15, Jiangling Ford’s new Transit T8 with a price of 153,800-223,800 yuan was officially launched, and 6 co-creation models were launched with a price of 298,000-600,000 yuan. The new car has two front fascias depending on power and is equipped with a large 12.3-inch central control screen and an L2 level automatic driver assistance system.
The new generation Ford Transit T8 offers two different front fascias to meet the needs of different consumers. The passenger version uses a chrome-plated dot matrix grille, and the subframe is decorated with chrome-plated strips that look more elegant. The cargo version has a blacked-out grille and no chrome decoration on the lower perimeter. There is also a fully electric version of the new car with a closed grille and a simpler design.
The official positioning of the new car is “full stage intelligent light passenger”. It offers various options in terms of storage space. Among them, the maximum loading area of long-axle trucks can reach 15.4 m³. The maximum load weight is 5.25 tons and it has rear seats. It has a side sliding door design and a double door at the back, making entry and exit of passengers and cargo more comfortable.
In addition, Jiangling Ford Transit T8 has 68 boron steel body reinforcements, making the vehicle stronger and more reliable.
In the interior of the car, unlike most light buses with a strong sense of simplicity, Transit T8 is equipped with a 12.3-inch large dual screen, which looks more stylish and technological, and is equipped with functions such as one-touch button.
In terms of configuration, the new car also features Peer 4.0 audio networking system, 360-degree surround view imaging and L2.5 ADAS intelligent driving, etc. It is equipped with seat heating, steering wheel heating and 8-way adjustment. The position of the driver’s seat (standard for all series) Comfort functions such as lumbar support and remote operation of the air conditioning via the Smart Travel App are greater than in models in the same class.
In terms of power, the new car is divided into two types, passenger version and cargo version, and is equipped with a 2.3T diesel engine or 2.0T diesel engine, respectively, providing a fuel consumption of 7.5L per 100 kilometers. Diesel vehicles are 6MT and 7MT, and the automatic transmission adopts the original imported ZF (ZF) 8AT transmission.
In addition, the pure electric version of the new car is equipped with a 100kWh battery from CATL with a pure electric range of up to 320 km and is also equipped with the new generation Bosch 9.3ESP body stabilization system.