Can a Ford Transit Be Converted to a Camper?

Have you noticed many small delivery vans running through our cities and suburbs lately? They are a miniature version of the popular Ford Transit cargo vans, called the Ford Transit Connect.

Their small stature, great gas mileage, and flexibility in maneuvering make them ideal for metropolitan use.

It also makes them an excellent choice for van customization. In fact, these vehicles have become quite popular van conversions, commonly called the Ford Transit Connect Camper.

The Ford Transit Connect is a small body van built on a commercial vehicle chassis. It served as a replacement for car-derived vans on a passenger vehicle chassis.

What Is a Ford Transit Connect? 

Transit Connects can work great for small camper van conversions. Because of its boxy design, you can easily build it out as a camper van for people.

Is a Ford Transit Good for a Camper Conversion?

Yes, the Transit Connect comes in two lengths. The short model measures 174” inches, with a wheelbase of 105”.

Does the Ford Transit Connect Come in Different Lengths?  

The Transit Connect’s interior is only 49” tall, so unless you are 4 ft or shorter, you can’t stand up inside.

Can You Stand in a Transit Connect?

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