Ford E-Series Van (Ford E-Series Van) - this is a full-size rear-wheel drive commercial vehicle. First E-Series debuted in 1960 under the name Econoline, it was available as a passenger and cargo vans, as well as a pickup truck. The next generation E-Series appeared in 1992. By this time, the model for 29 years held the palm in the ranking of the best-selling full-size vans in the U.S.A. Last renovation took place in 2007, bringing the E-Series appearance, inspired by a new pickup truck F-Series Super Duty. In 2007, the series E hit the top-20 best-selling cars.
It is based on its own platform, although elements of series F are used in its design. Ford E-250 is collected only at the Ford plant in Ohio, Canada, Ontario, etc.
As it was already mentioned the predecessor of the E-250 was a Ford E-150. They have the same wheelbase and width which was 2m.
Ford E 250 can be used as a cargo version; load of the car is about 1.3 tons. There is also a passenger version; the capacity in this case is up to 15 people.
This model has a very large amount of engines from 4.6 liters to 6.8 liters; the type of eight-cylinder engine is V-shaped. The location of the engine can be longitudinal and front. Necessary fuel for Ford E-250 is petrol. The average consumption is estimated as 14 liters per 100 km. Body type of the car is van. Number of doors is 4 pcs. Size of the van is 5.4 m in length and 2 m in height. Wheelbase is 3.5 mm. Ford E-250 has front wheel drive.
Talking about today's Ford E-250 we should say that for many consumers it was a pleasant surprise to see a new level of comfort and finish, which is superior to newfangled SUV's. Immense angular instrument panel has an updated interior. Console indispensable cupholders became smoother. Airbags and height-adjustable seat belts for driver and front passenger became a standard option.
The main competitors of Ford E-250 are models of the following brands: Mercedes Sprinter, Volkswagen T4, Volkswagen LT. All this cars are united in the high level of comfort, reliability and ease of management. The price of the model E-250 is in the middle category.