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Specs

2003 Ford Windstar Cargo
Base
2022 Ford Transit Connect
Cargo XL FWD with Rear Cargo Doors
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
20 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
22 MPG
26 MPG
27 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 26 gal 15.8 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
200 hp @ 4,900 RPM
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--
Torque
240 lb-ft @ 3,600 RPM
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Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
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9.7:1
12:1
Displacement
3,800 cc
2,500 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
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3.5 in x 3.94 in
3.44 in x 3.27 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 5 stars --
Front Passenger 5 stars --
Side Driver 4 stars --
Side Rear Passenger 4 stars --
Rollover (pre-2011) 4 stars --
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Rollover -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Optional --
CD Changer Optional --
Cassette Player Optional --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 2 seats 2 seats
Front Legroom 40.7 in 41.5 in
Back Legroom -- --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 145.7 cu ft 104.8 cu ft
Standard Payload 1,800 lbs --
Maximum Payload 1,831 lbs 1,510 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs 2,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 201.5 in 174.2 in
Width 75.5 in 84.1 in
Height 65.2 in 72 in
Wheelbase 120.7 in 104.8 in
Bed Length 84.6 in --

Available Options

2003 Ford Windstar Cargo
Base
2022 Ford Transit Connect
Cargo XL FWD with Rear Cargo Doors

Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Dark Blue
  • Frozen White
  • Race Red
  • Silver

Option Packages

  • Radio: Sync 3 W/Navigation
  • Radio: Sync 3 W/O Navigation
  • Composite Bulkhead
  • Composite Bulkhead W/Window
  • BLIS (Blind Spot Information System)

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