CNET Car Tech: 2011 Ford Transit Connect

Ford gets back in the minivan game with an accent.

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Yes, Cooley really digs this van.

There's something about a seriously spacious van based on a compact car that is oddly appealing. Far from the "minivan" of the American idiom, this remarkably practical (and modest) Ford import is like no other in its class. Brian Cooley takes you for a drive to check the tech (what there is of it).

Also, check out CNET's full review of the 2011 Ford Transit Connect.