Mercedes Benz Sprinter Cargo Van Models and Sprinter Cargo Van History
New and Used Sprinter Cargo Van Prices, Mercedes Benz Sprinter Cargo Van Model Years and History
Being sold throughout Europe as a Mercedes-Benz vehicle starting in the 1990s, the large, European-derived Sprinter van was first sold in the United States by Freightliner in 2001. Sold under the Dodge banner from 2003 to 2009, Mercedes-Benz began selling the commercial van across North American in 2010. Flexibly offered with a 144-inch or 170-inch wheelbase, the Sprinter Cargo Van also promoted a high roof option. Depending on trim level, between 318 cubic feet and 547 cubic feet of cargo capacity was available with the cargo van in a spacious area lending itself favorably to upfitting. Propelled by a 3.0-liter turbocharged diesel engine generating 188 horsepower, the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Cargo Van promoted exceptional practically coupled with an attractive cost of operation. For 2014, a smaller 2.1-liter BlueTEC diesel powerplant was incorporated with the Sprinter Cargo Van producing 266 pound-feet of torque and was paired with a seven-speed automatic transmission. Starting in 2015, a 4x4 option appeared with the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter lineup adding a new level of versatility to the large commercial-based vehicle. Serving as a new entry-level version of the Sprinter Cargo Van for 2017, the Worker incorporated a simplified list of standard equipment including a White paint color.