2012 Ford Transit HIGH (LWB)

2012 Ford Transit HIGH (LWB) Specifications

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About the 2012 Ford Transit HIGH (LWB)

The 2012 Ford Transit HIGH (LWB) is a rear-wheel drive van that was released to the Australian market on 01/03/2008 classified as a VM MY08. The Transit is regarded as a van built in United Kingdom with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at A$18,600.

The Transit is a rear-wheel drive 2 door with 3 seats, powered by a 2.4L DIESEL TURBO 4 engine that has 103 kW of power (at 3500 rpm) and 375 Nm of torque (at 2000 rpm) via a Six-speed Manual. FORD claims the Transit HIGH (LWB) uses 10.2L/100km of Diesel in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 274g of CO2. It has a 80L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 784km per full tank.

The Transit measures 2397mm (94.4 inches) in height, 5680mm (223.6 inches) in length, 1974mm (77.7 inches) in width with a 3750mm (147.6 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 2019kg (4451.1 lbs) of unladen weight. The Transit HIGH (LWB) comes standard with 215/75 R16 front tyres and 215/75 R16 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 15,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2012 Ford Transit HIGH (LWB) has a 100mm ground clearance with a 2750kg braked and 750kg unbraked towing capacity.

The VIN number can be found on the Driver Side Front Wheel Arch and the compliance plate is located on the Pass Side Front Floor. An example VIN number would be similar to WF0XXXTTFX6T12345.


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Ford Transit HIGH (LWB) Details
Used Price From DealerA$18,600
Trade-In ValueA$14,500
SeriesVM MY08
Body Stylevan
Release date01/03/2008
Discontinued date29/02/2012
Drive typeRWD
VIN plate locationDriver Side Front Wheel Arch
Compliance plate locationPass Side Front Floor
VIN ExampleWF0XXXTTFX6T12345
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Safety ANCAP ratingNot tested
Number of doors2
Seating capacity3
Ford Transit HIGH (LWB) Engine Specifications
Size2402cc, 2.4L
Power @ RPM 103kW @ 3500rpm (138.1 hp)
Torque @ RPM375Nm @ 2000rpm (276.5 lb-ft)
Cylindersturbocharged four-cylinder
Number of Valves16
Euro Rating-
Compression ratio18.3
Power/weight ratio51.0kw/tonne
Bore/stroke89.9mm × 94.6mm (3.5in × 3.7in)
Ford Transit HIGH (LWB) Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionSix-speed Manual
Drive typerear-wheel drive
Turning circle13.3m (43.6 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC
Front tyre & wheel size215/75 R16 - 5.5x16
Rear tyre & wheel size215/75 R16 - 5.5x16
Front suspension typeMacPherson strut, Coil Spring, Hydraulic double acting shock absorber, Anti roll bar
Rear suspension typeLeaf spring, Gas damper
Ford Transit HIGH (LWB) Fuel Specifications
Fuel typeDIESEL
Fuel tank capacity80L
Fuel consumption (combined average)10.2L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)-
Fuel consumption highway (average)-
Vehicle range784.3km (487.3 miles)
Emission standard-
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)274g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)-
CO2 emissions (highway)-
Ford Transit HIGH (LWB) Dimensions
Length5680mm (223.6 inches)
Width1974mm (77.7 inches)
Height2397mm (94.4 inches)
Wheelbase3750mm (147.6 inches)
Front track1745mm (68.7 inches)
Rear track1708mm (67.2 inches)
Ground clearance100mm (3.9 inches)
Unladen weight2019kg (4451.1 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass3550kg (7826.4 lbs)
Gross Combination Mass6300kg (13889.1 lbs)
Ford Transit HIGH (LWB) Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity2750kg (6062.7 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity750kg (1653.5 lbs)
Ford Transit HIGH (LWB) Warranty
Warranty length36 months
Warranty distance100,000km
Ford Transit HIGH (LWB) Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Ford Transit HIGH (LWB) Options
Standard Features
  • Airbag Driver
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm System/Remote Anti Theft
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Steering
  • Power Windows
  • Radio CD with 2 Speakers
Optional Features
  • Airbag Passenger - A$500
  • Cruise Control - A$500
  • Dynamic Stability Control - A$500
  • Metallic Paint - A$500
  • Parking Distance Control Rear - A$500
  • Professional Pack - A$2,000
  • Side Airbags - A$500