2019 Ram ProMaster 1500 vs. Mercedes Sprinter vs. Ford Transit

2019 Ram ProMaster 1500 vs. Mercedes Sprinter vs. Ford Transit

Are you starting a new business, or are already well established, and need a cargo van to ensure your productivity and profits are at their best? We have put together a comparison of three popular cargo van models: the 2019 Ram ProMaster 1500, 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, and 2019 Ford Transit. Here, you’ll learn more about the benefits and differences of each model to ensure you select the right one for your needs.

Don’t forget to browse through the new ProMaster inventory for available models at our Ram dealership in Ellisville, MO.

2019 Ram ProMaster 1500 outside home

Cargo Capacity

Cargo capacity is without a doubt the most important element of purchasing a cargo van. Additional cargo space allows you to safely store tools for your business, as well as provide a customized workspace should you choose to do so. Maximum cargo volume for the Ram ProMaster 1500, Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, and Ford Transit are as follows:

  • 2019 Ram ProMaster 1500 – 460 cu. ft.
  • 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter – 319 cu. ft.
  • 2019 Ford Transit – 487.2 cu. ft.

Additional cargo space features, specifications, and benefits on the Ram ProMaster 1500 include:

  • 8-ft. cargo length
  • Best-in-class width between the wheel wells of 56 in.
  • Best-in-class standard cargo width of 75.6 in.
  • Best-in-class 21-in. low load floor height

Capability

What sort of performance can you expect from these three cargo van options? Both the Ram ProMaster 1500 and Ford Transit are equipped with V6 gas engines while Mercedes-Benz Sprinter is equipped with a 6-cylinder diesel engine. Below, you can take a look at more performance features, specs, and capacities of the ProMaster 1500, Sprinter, and Transit.

2019 Ram ProMaster 1500

2019 Ram ProMaster 1500

  • 3.6L Pentastar® V6 engine
    • 280 HP
    • 260 lb.-ft. torque
  • 6-speed automatic transmission
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Best-in-class 36-ft. turning diameter
  • 5,100-lb. towing capacity
  • 4,680-lb. payload capacity

2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

  • 6-cylinder diesel engine
    • 188 HP
    • 325 lb.-ft. torque
  • 7G-Tronic Plus transmission
  • 5,000-lb. towing capacity
  • 4,123-lb. payload capacity

2019 Ford Transit

2019 Ford Transit

  • 3.7L Ti-VCT V6 engine
    • 275 HP
    • 260 lb.-ft. torque
  • 6-speed automatic transmission
  • 7,500-lb. towing capacity
  • 4,640-lb. payload capacity

2019 Ram ProMaster 1500 in garage

Safety

Getting to and from your next business appointment will be as safe as ever thanks to the numerous safety features on the 2019 Ram ProMaster 1500, Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, and Ford Transit. You’ll find a rear-view camera on all three models to help assist you while reversing, as well as comprehensive airbag systems to keep you protected in the event of a collision.

But what can you expect specifically on the 2019 Ram ProMaster 1500? Take a look below to find out!

  • All-speed traction control
  • Hill Start Assist
  • ParkSense® Rear Park-Assist System
  • Remote Keyless Entry
  • Security Alarm
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring Display

Interior Comfort & Technology Features

If you’re in your vehicle all day, you’ll need to be comfortable and have the latest technology features at hand. Luckily, there are a plethora of interior and technology features that you’ll find on the 2019 Ram ProMaster, Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, and Ford Transit.

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Interior and Technology Features

2019 Ram ProMaster 1500

  • Uconnect® 3 NAV with 5-in. touchscreen, navigation, voice command, hand-free calling, and Bluetooth®
  • 180-degree driver and front passenger swivel seats
  • Heated front seats
  • Underseat storage stray

2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

  • Mercedes Pro Connect productivity technology
  • Smartphone integration
  • Mercedes-Benz User Experience Touchscreen
  • LED strip lighting
  • Roof air conditioning

2019 Ford Transit

  • Cargo area LED load compartment lighting
  • SYNC® 3 infotainment system with navigation
  • Cloth seats
  • 12V powerpoints
  • Front air conditioning

2019 Ram ProMaster Model Options

Below, you can find available 2019 Ram ProMaster 1500 models, plus starting MSRPs.

  • 2019 Ram ProMaster 1500 Cargo Low Roof 118WB – Starting at $30,645 MSRP
  • 2019 Ram ProMaster 1500 Cargo Low Roof 136WB – Starting at $32,745 MSRP
  • 2019 Ram ProMaster 1500 Cargo High Roof 136WB – Starting at $33,345 MSRP

Schedule a Test Drive at Royal Gate Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram

If you’re certain the 2019 ProMaster 1500 is the best commercial van for your business needs, schedule a test drive at our Ram dealership in Ellisville, MO, to see it for yourself. Should you have any questions regarding the new ProMaster, contact Royal Gate Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram of Ellisville by sending a message or calling 636-200-3299.

2019 Ram ProMaster 1500 driving in snow