OREANDA-NEWS. From the assembly line of the Ford Sollers plant in Yelabuga, the 50,000th Ford Transit has come down since the model was launched in 2012. The jubilee version was the all-metal van of red color Race Red, with an average base and diesel engine Duratorq 2.2 liters (125hp), the total permissible weight of 3.1 tons, reported the Ford Sollers press service.

Recall, it was Ford Transit that was set first on the conveyor of the Ford Sollers plant in Tatarstan in the beginning of 2012. Today the company produces the Ford Transit of the last, the fourth generation by full cycle technology - with welding and painting the body. Cars are equipped with diesel engines Duratorq TDCi (2,2 L, 125-155 hp).

By the results of 2016 and the first eight months of 2017, Ford Transit is the leader of the Russian market in the segment of commercial vehicles among foreign brands.