NatGasCar Gets EPA Nod for CNG Transit Connect
NatGasCar has received Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) certification to produce compressed natural gas (CNG) versions of the 2014 and 2015 Ford Transit Connect with a 2.5L bi-fuel engine system, the natural gas vehicle modifier announced.
CNG vehicle conversions and parts sales will take place at NatGasCar's new 50,000 square-foot facility, at the Cleveland Industrial Innovation Center campus.
The EPA Certificates of Conformity will include the 2014 and 2015 Transit Connect light duty van for passenger and cargo applications. NatGasCar offers a turn-key CNG solution for this vehicle platform and other EPA-certified OEM platforms, according to NatGasCar.
The modifier is pursuing EPA certifications for CNG versions of the 2015 5.0L Ford F-150 light duty truck with multiple cab and bed designs.