2014 Ford Transit Connect Safety Update – NHTSA Ratings

The NHTSA just released the results of crash-testing the 2014 Ford Transit Connect… and the results look great!

The Transit Connect Wagon (the 5- or 7-passenger version) received the following high marks:

Frontal Crash: 4/5 Stars
Side Crash: 5/5 Stars
Rollover: 4/5 Stars
Overall: 5/5 Stars – the highest possible score!

The Transit Connect Van (the 2-passenger cargo van version) received these ratings:

Frontal Crash: 4/5 Stars
Side Crash: 5/5 Stars
(Rollover and Overall Rating haven’t been tested yet)

According to Ford, the Transit Connect “has been designed and engineered to meet rigorous global commercial vehicle durability standards and testing”, and it definitely shows through these impressive ratings.


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