2020 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van vs 2020 Ford Transit Van

Black 2020 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van on City Street vs Black 2020 Ford Transit at a Park

Are you looking for a versatile commercial van for your small business? The 2020 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter may be the perfect fit at Mercedes-Benz of Arrowhead Sprinter. Armed with the Mercedes-Benz badge, you can expect nothing but the best when you choose the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van. Find out what sets the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter apart from a top competitor in this 2020 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van vs 2020 Ford Transit Van comparison.

No matter what you need for your business, home or family, the 2020 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter can be tailored to fit your needs with four standard configurations – Cargo, Passenger, Crew and Cab Chassis – with a starting MSRP that stands at $34,495*. When you choose the platform that best fits your needs, you will have a choice between 144- and 170-inch wheelbase models – which will each support a variety of 1500, 2500, 3500 and 4500 trim levels that will each fit a different purpose.

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2020 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van VS 2020 Ford Transit Van
$34,495* Starting MSRP $34,510
188-Horsepower 2.0-Liter Turbocharged 4-Cylinder Base Engine 275-Horsepower 3.5-Liter V-6 
Cargo, Passenger, Crew and Cab Chassis Configurations Cargo, Passenger and Crew
532.6 Cubic Feet/15 Passengers Maximum Cargo/Passenger Capacity 487.3 Cubic Feet/15 Passengers

Differences Between the 2020 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and 2020 Ford Transit

What is the purpose of your commercial van? Passenger transportation? Do you have a lot of cargo to haul? Do you need to get a crew and equipment from A to B? This 2020 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van vs 2020 Ford Transit Van comparison will help you find the right fit at Mercedes-Benz of Arrowhead Sprinter.

Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Cargo Vans are built for hauling cargo and can handle up to 532.6 cubic feet of cargo and a maximum payload of 6,768 pounds with the diesel engine. Ford Transit Cargo Vans have a maximum payload of 4,550 pounds and up to 487.3 cubic feet of cargo space – numbers that cannot compete with the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter. Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Passenger variants make room for up to 15 passengers and will deliver a true Mercedes-Benz experience with MBUX touchscreen infotainment systems, Mercedes PRO Connect technology and more.

Mercedes-Benz Crew Vans are built for businesses that need to get people and equipment to the jobsite in a hurry. Sprinter Crew Van options make room for five passengers with an impressive array of standard features, a maximum payload of 6,382 pounds and 370.8 cubic feet of cargo space behind the second-row seats. Ford Transit entries will handle 383.8 cubic feet of cargo with a humdrum payload of up to 4,230 pounds. Highlights of the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Crew Van include an available 10.25-inch MBUX touchscreen infotainment system and a 360-degree camera.

Mercedes-Benz Sprinter models feature a pair of powertrains to choose from. A 188-horsepower 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine with a nine-speed automatic is standard for Sprinter 1500 and Sprinter 2500 trims. An available 188-horsepower 3.0-liter turbodiesel V-6 engine that makes 325 pound-feet of torque and pairs with a seven-speed automatic is optional for Sprinter 2500 trim levels and standard for Sprinter 3500 and Sprinter 4500 entries. Four-wheel drive is optional.

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*Base MSRP excludes transportation and handling charges, destination charges, taxes, title, registration, preparation and documentary fees, tags, labor and installation charges, insurance, and optional equipment, products, packages and accessories. Actual vehicle price may vary by Dealer. Optional and European model shown. Optional equipment availability may vary.


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