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2016 Ford Transit Connect vs. 2016 Nissan NV Cargo NV1500 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Ford Transit Connect will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Ford Transit Connect will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Ford Transit Connect carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500.

Dimensions
Since the Ford Transit Connect is much slimmer than the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Ford Transit Connect, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500.

Drivetrain
The Ford Transit Connect has much lower torque than the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Ford Transit Connect has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
If you've got something you need to pull, the Ford Transit Connect will do just as well as the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500, since they have about the same towing capacity. When it comes to horsepower, the Ford Transit Connect has a lot less horsepower than the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Ford Transit Connect and the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500. The Ford Transit Connect has significantly less cargo capacity than the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Ford Transit Connect is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Nissan NV Cargo NV1500.

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Compare the 2016 Ford Transit Connect and the 2016 Nissan NV Cargo NV1500.

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2016 Ford
Transit Connect

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MSRP*: $22,675 - $25,200

2016 Nissan
NV Cargo NV1500

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MSRP*: $26,740 - $27,730
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $1,700 Up to $750
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% --
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 5.28%
City MPG: 20 --
Highway MPG: 28 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 V-6
Seating Capacity: 2 - 2 2 - 2
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 5 years/100,000 miles
Invoice*: $21,655 - $24,066 $25,625 - $26,572

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.