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2014 Ford Transit Connect vs. 2013 Nissan NV Cargo NV2500 HD 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 NV2500 HD.

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 NV2500 HD. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Ford Transit Connect and the Nissan NV Cargo NV2500 HD have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Ford Transit Connect is much slimmer than the Nissan NV Cargo NV2500 HD, 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 NV2500 HD.

Drivetrain
The Ford Transit Connect has much lower torque than the Nissan NV Cargo NV2500 HD, 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 NV2500 HD, 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 NV2500 HD, 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 NV2500 HD.

Utility
Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Ford Transit Connect more than the Nissan NV Cargo NV2500 HD, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. The Ford Transit Connect has significantly less cargo capacity than the Nissan NV Cargo NV2500 HD.

Warranty
The Ford Transit Connect comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Nissan NV Cargo NV2500 HD.

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2014 Ford
Transit Connect

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MSRP*: $22,000 - $29,000
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2013 Nissan
NV Cargo NV2500 HD

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MSRP*: $26,420 - $31,510
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Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Up to $2,500
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.90% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: As low as 5.63% --
City MPG: 20 - 21 --
Highway MPG: 28 - 29 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 2 - 7 2 - 2
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $20,515 - $27,043 $25,124 - $29,964

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