Filed under: Concept Cars, Minivan/Van, Ford, Specialty, Luxury
If you are afraid to fly or just want to arrive at your ultimate destination
in absolute comfort, then the Ford Transit Skyliner concept might be the
perfect vehicle for you. Built by Galpin Auto Sports and based on a 2015
Transit, the van is basically a private jet on wheels. It even has a touch of
_Transformers_ about it with the ability to switch between four modes by
pressing a button in a smartphone app.
Based on the long wheelbase, high-roof model with 487 cubic feet of cargo
space and 6 feet, 9.5 inches of interior height, the Skyliner has movable
captains chairs that shift around among four modes. In theater mode, the seats
turn and recline to face a 52-inch retractable movie screen with 7.2 surround
sound. For business, a motorized table unfolds, and the chairs gather around
it. There is a mode for tailgating where the door opens four-feet wide, and,
when traveling, passengers can recline back with footrests that extend for
To make the ride even plusher, there is a satellite and media server to meet
your entertainment needs, and there is ...