Recognizes the Sprinter as the Best Large Cargo Van

January 16th, 2018 by

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Shopping for a well-reviewed cargo van? has ranked large cargo vans and the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Cargo Van came out on top. They cite the following reasons for the Sprinter’s success:

  • Strong fuel economy numbers thanks to a standard diesel engine
  • Payload capacity of up to 5,000 pounds
  • High tech safety features including collision prevention braking

Whether you’re in the market for a commercial vehicle to haul cargo or the ultimate van-life option, the Sprinter is the best choice.

How Does the Sprinter Outpace the Competition?

The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter has earned positive reviews from top publications, and praised these unique qualities:

  • Available four-wheel drive for enhanced traction in snow and ice
  • Customizable body styles that offer up to 516.5 cubic feet if cargo space
  • Maximum towing capacity of up to 5,000 pounds
  • Rearview camera that makes parking and reversing in Schaumburg a snap

On top of that, they singled out the standard 2.0L 4-Cylinder turbodiesel engine in the Sprinter Cargo Van as a particular highlight. With other brands like Ford and Ram, you’ll have to pay more for the enhanced capability of a diesel engine.

Unexpected Sprinter Applications has noticed the Sprinter’s versatility, and they found that “conversion shops say is a hit with lifestyle buyers.” It’s available in the following body styles and can be easily customized to meet your own personal needs:

  • Standard Roof
  • High Roof
  • Super High Roof
  • 144” Wheelbase
  • 170” Wheelbase
  • 170” Wheelbase Extended

In addition, you can choose to add an available 3.0L BlueTEC® diesel V6 for up to 325 lb-ft of torque. The Sprinter’s versatility is a big part of why critics have fallen in love with this commercial van.

Where Can You Find the Sprinter in Hoffman Estates?

At Mercedes-Benz of Hoffman Estates, of course! See for yourself how the Sprinter outmatches the competition by scheduling a test drive. Before you visit our showroom at 1000 West Golf Road in Hoffman Estates, IL, be sure to browse our selection of commercial van specials for a reliable vehicle at a low price. If you have any questions, give us a call at 847-885-7000.