For 2017, a new Sprinter Worker trim level is on a deal. Unlike the remainder of the schedule, the Worker is just readily available in a handful of arrangements with few choices; it's created to earn purchasing easier for commercial purchasers.
There's no denying that the Sprinter is a huge, blocky van that emphasizes usefulness over smooth lines. Nevertheless, some crisp designing touches occasionally assist it to look a little more upmarket and also cohesive than its opponents, especially the awkward Nissan NV and the Ram ProMaster. Inside, the Sprinter's switchgear and standard design aren't all that far gotten rid of from the car manufacturer's auto-- which's a large compliment. For delivery motorists and also employees that invest a lot of time behind the wheel, the Sprinter is well thought-out and has numerous luxury-grade alternatives-- at a rate, obviously.
2017 Mercedes-Benz 3500xd High Roof V6 4wd Cargo Van Specs
While the majority of sprinters are rear-wheel drive, the design is additionally now provided with a pushbutton 4x4 system. So-equipped Sprinters are typically intended for either severe responsibility commercial usage (think package shipment in rural Montana) or for customers curious about "overlanding" (believe huge spending plan vehicle camping as well as discovering).
The Sprinter line comes standard with a 2.1-liter turbodiesel 4-cylinder ranked at an excellent 265 pound-feet of torque. For urban use, this engine is optimal as it's reasonably thrifty and also gives good thrust. However, for freeway driving or hefty carrying, we advise the optional 3.0-liter V-6 turbodiesel engine, which produces 188 horsepower and also 325 pound-feet of torque. A 7-speed automated gearbox is consisted of with all versions.
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On the 4x4 model, the body is raised by 4.3 inches in the front and also 3.1 inches in the rear, increasing ground clearance to afford 20 percent high slope-climbing capacity. Activation of the system needs a straightforward button press, which also turns on the 4ETS electronic traction system with load-adaptive ESP to assist improve its tractive capability. A low-range equipment is an optional add-on that additional enhances rough terrain tenacity. This is no plain all-wheel-drive system intended exclusively for light snow traction.
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Regardless of its size and practical origins, the Sprinter can be a surprisingly easy lorry to drive, navigating sharp edges as well as supplying good exposure thanks to smart style and also layout. Similarly, it can be rather comfortable, both up front, where enhanced seat pillows improve all-day convenience, as well as in the rear, specifically when furnished with some of the much more extravagant setups available from the Preferred Upfitter program.