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Old 01-09-2012, 12:27 PM   #61
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Originally Posted by thebandit92 View Post
it seems the Transit has the worst engine imaginable,but then its a Ford.I would put a petrol engine in it if i could find something big enough to pull a van that size but still give me similar mpg,around 30mpg at moment.
Dream on. You trade refinement for economy with a diesel.
The Transit diesel is a direct injection engine, most passenger car diesels are indirect, much smoother and quieter.

Any domestic diesels likely in the near future other than trucks?.

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Not sure, but we'll probably have more information on possible cars after the NAIAS is over.
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