Ford at the Caravan Salon 2014

Cologne, August 8, 2014

The Caravan Salon 2014 in Dusseldorf pending. From August 30 to September 7, show a variety of manufacturers and their innovations and trends. Also, Ford is again this year with it and is also an old acquaintance for nature lovers and camping enthusiasts alongside world premieres with the luggage.

Concept car Ford Tourneo " Euro Line "

Ford will present the new Tourneo " Euro Line ". The fourth generation of the multi - vehicle builds on the Tourneo Custom and served as its older mobile office, a compact car or travel as a shuttle vehicle. The main features of the new concept vehicle are: rotating front seats, a three-seat bench, which can be converted into a bed, LED interior lighting, a heater and blackout systems for the window. End of 2014 will come on the market in the " Euro Line ".

old acquaintance

Already in 2013 the current version of the " Nugget " was presented. The resulting, in cooperation with the Westfalia Mobil GmbH vehicle comes with a standard high-roof ( a pop-up is currently in planning ) and is based on the station wagon variant of the Ford Transit Custom. The 2.2 - liter turbo diesel with 125 respectively 155 hp drives the " nugget " at a six-speed manual transmission. The interior of the camper is divided into living and kitchen / functional area. Beds, cupboards, sink, stove, refrigerator are already factory on board. The camper is available for purchase since the end of 2013 and will cost 52,182 euros in the entry-level version.

New Releases for motorhome manufacturers

The new generation of the Ford Transit is in Germany since May 2014, to the market. The van comes with a camper - preparation package for mobile home manufacturer on the salon. Swivel seats from the factory, one moved outward handbrake, electrical interfaces, the diesel supply for auxiliary heating and the elimination of unneeded equipment components distinguish the van of a series transporter. Even the low-frame chassis is new. It is a stripped down version of the Ford Transit FT 350 chassis with wheelbases from 3.3 to 4.0 meters and for motorhomes with lengths from 5.0 to 7.5 meters available. Ford provides bodybuilders with the chassis a basis for the rapid assembly of their own units. It can with the 2.2 - liter diesel with power outputs ( 100 PS, 125 PS and 155 PS ) may be ordered. Be combined with all engine variants of the six-speed manual transmission . (ml )