Tuesday, July 3, 2012

2013 Ford Econoline Wagon from Gresham Ford Fleet


The E-Series continues to build on its proven strengths as the leader in sales and customer loyalty year after year.  The Econoline Wagon also continues to have technology upgrades like the Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)that is standard on all models.  The interior storage includes a glove compartment with powerpoint, instrument panel storage bin and functional cupholders and room for up to 15 passengers.  Hands free SYNC is available on all models as well to help comply with Oregon and Washington laws.  AdvanceTrac with RSC (Roll Stability Control) is standard on all for Econoline Passenger and Cargo Wagons and Vans.   Flexibility is an important part of the Econoline passenger wagon.  For easy use there is at least one 110-volt AC outlet available on all models (replaces instrument panel powerpoint). 


The XL base model Econoline Wagon includes the following equipment:
• 4.6L EFI V8 engine (E-150)
• 5.4L EFI V8 engine (E-350)
• Brakes — power, 4-wheel disc
• Electronic throttle control (ETC)
• Handling Package — includes
front stabilizer bar and heavyduty
front and rear shocks
• Power steering
• Shock absorbers — heavy-duty
• Tires
– LT225/75R16E BSW all-season
(E-150/E-350)
– LT245/75R16E BSW all-season
(E-350 with 6.8L)
• Transmission — 4-speed automatic with overdrive.  In the Quality/Reliability/Durability sector the passenger wagon offers Alternator — 120-amp, Battery — maintenance-free
72-AH, 650-CCA, Spare tire and wheel, Audio — AM/FM stereo/digital clock/audio input jack/6 speakers, Bumpers — black painted front with lower black plastic valance.  To help keep all your passenger comfortable the climate control is Front only (regular length) and High-capacity (extended length).  K-9 vehicles use the high capacity option.  The passenger wagon also offers coat hooks — Medium Flint, console — slim-line engine cover console color-keyed with dual bin storage and 3 cupholders, cowl trim panels — LH/RH black.  The standard doors on the passenger wagon are Hinged side cargo, 60/40
swing-out with Hinged rear cargo, 50/50 swing-out with 172-degree door checks.  Sliding doors are available - ask your commercial fleet manager for more information and related costs.  The E-Series floor covering — full-length black vinyl again carpet is available for an additional charge.  The glass of the passenger wagon is glass — solar.  The glove compartment with auxiliary powerpoint, grab handles — front A-pillar, driver and passenger side.  The headlamps — dual sealed-beam, high-mount stop light, horn — electric dual note.  Instrument panel — Medium Flint with tachometer.  Lighting offers front dome and rear cargo lights.  The courtesy light switches on all doors ensure an added layer of safety.  The rear view mirror, interior — day/night while the side mirrors are aerotype with LH/RH manual with spotter (RH convex).  To better charge your passengers there are powerpoints: dual 12-volt source in instrument panel, single 12-volt source located in glove compartment as well as a single 12-volt source located rear of driver.  


On the safety front Ford offers AdvanceTrac with RSC (Roll Stability Control), airbags – both driver and front passenger, anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), Safety belts — color-keyed with height-adjustable D-ring and 3-point shoulder/lap belts in all seating positions
The Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) helps to ensure even tire wear for extended life.  The Seating — Graphite vinyl with inboard armrest on all Wagon front seats.  The driver enjoys steering wheel with tilt control.  Step well pads — black plastic, sun visors — Medium Flint, cloth/vinyl trim.  There is a full-length Medium Flint cloth headliner with  LH/RH black cowl trim panels alongside medium Flint plastic front door trim panels.  
Medium Flint polypropylene side/rear quarter door trim panels are on the rear doors.  The XL Econoline Wagon with seating up to 15 passengers has Wheels — 16" x 7" steel wheels with sport wheel covers with a full size spare tire.  The Windshield wipers have multiple intervals for increased safety in the rainy Northwest.  


The fuel tank  on the passenger wagon is 33 gallons.


The E-Series Wagon appeals to a wide assortment of customers because or its durability.  There are two available V8s coupled with a 4-speed automatic transmission, and a V10 coupled with a 5-speed automatic transmission provide a range of capability.  No matter your job there is an Econoline for you.  Equipped with a standard four-wheel disc Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) and auxiliary engine oil cooler, the E-Series can haul the load.  The Econoline Wagon is also available with a Flex Fuel (E85) compatibility on both 4.6L and 5.4L V8 engines.  Ford is one of the most aggressive OEM in the Alternative Fuel conversion market segment.  There are both CNG/LPG Gaseous Engine Prep Package available on 5.4L V8 and 6.8L V10 engines with fully intact warranties.