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2012 Ford Econoline Cargo E-250 Recreational
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2012 Ford Econoline Cargo
E-250 Recreational
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2021 Ford Transit Passenger
150 XL Low Roof AWD
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The Ford Transit Passenger is a full-size van designed to carry large numbers of passengers, similar to versions of the Chevrolet Express, Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, and Nissan NV. It get...

Specs

2012 Ford Econoline Cargo
E-250 Recreational
2021 Ford Transit Passenger
150 XL Low Roof AWD
Powertrain 10-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain --
AWD
Fuel Economy, City -- --
Fuel Economy, Highway -- --
Fuel Tank Volume -- 25 gal
Engine
Fuel Type --
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Cylinders --
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio --
10:1
Displacement --
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke --
3.64 in x 3.41 in
Safety
ABS Brakes -- Standard
Driver Airbag -- Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 3 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 3 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 2 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Rollover -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning -- Standard
Radio -- Standard
Power Windows -- Standard
Power Door Locks -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating -- 10 seats
Front Legroom -- 41.3 in
Back Legroom -- 33.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 39.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 2,630 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 4,400 lbs
Exterior
Length -- 219.9 in
Width -- 97.4 in
Height -- 82.2 in
Wheelbase -- 129.9 in

Available Options

2012 Ford Econoline Cargo
E-250 Recreational
2021 Ford Transit Passenger
150 XL Low Roof AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Abyss Gray Metallic
  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Avalanche Gray
  • Blue Jeans Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray
  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Kapoor Red Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Race Red

Option Packages

  • Radio: Am/FM Stereo W/HD/Siriusxm & 8" Screen
  • Radio: Am/FM Stereo W/HD/Siriusxm/Sync 3
  • Radio: Am/FM Stereo W/HD/Siriusxm/Sync 3/Nav
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Blind Spot Information System (BLIS)
  • Enhanced Active Park Assist
  • Extended Length Running Boards
  • Front & Rear Split-View Camera
  • Power Running Boards
  • Privacy Glass
  • Side Sensing System
  • Upfitter Package
  • Ebony Cloth Heated Bucket Seats
  • Wheels: 16" Black Aluminum Alloy
  • Wheels: 16" Forged Aluminum

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