2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 1500 vs. 2019 Ford Transit 150

There’s a class of luxury sports cars that caters to the demands of a loyal fan base and the models of both Mercedes-Benz and Ford deliver. We’re honing our razor sharp focus on the 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vs 2019 Ford Transit, to task ourselves with the impossible chore of picking a winner between the two. Sure it’s a tough job but someone’s got to do it and we’re up for the challenge. Enjoy this comparison of the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vs Ford Transit. We’ll get started by approaching the performance of the Mercedes-Benz and the Ford side-by-side.

2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vs. 2019 Ford Transit: Performance

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter is equipped with only the best from our expert team of engineers and technicians, in order to deliver the incredible performance you expect from a high-end luxury vehicle. The Sprinter 1500 Cargo Van 144” WB Standard Roof has a 2.0-L 4-cylinder turbo engine, which is able to achieve 188 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. Along with this, you will have the option between rear-wheel drive and 4WD, both of which provide the stability required for a full-size commercial van. Together, the power and stability of the 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter delivers a driving experience that is agile around the city and comfortable for the long ride.  On top of this, the 2019 Mercedes-Benz is equipped to handle a max volume of 532.6 pounds, a max towing capacity of 7500 pounds, and a max payload of 6735 pounds.

The 2019 Ford Transit is powerful, with a 3.7-L Ti-VCT V6 Gas powered engine and 6-speed automatic Selectshift transmission with overdrive, the Ford Transit is capable of 275 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. Furthermore, despite all of this power, the 2019 Ford Transit 150 Cargo Van XL 130” WB Low Roof guarantees consistent and superior handling, especially with its perfectly smooth transmission and premier safety features. Altogether, the Ford Transit is a well-designed and efficient cargo van, prepared to provide you top tier performance in any situation. More specifically, the 2019 Ford Transit is able to handle a volume of 487.2 pounds, a max towing capacity of 7500 pounds, and a max payload of 4640 pounds. With all of these incredible specs, its no wonder the 2019 Ford Transit stands its ground across the competition.

2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vs. 2019 Ford Transit: Features

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter commercial van boasts a variety of new safety and convenience features that makes it stand above its competition. Included in these new innovative features is 360 degree camera, attention assist, active brake assist, active distance assist distronic, and traffic sign assist. With the 360 degree camera, you will have the help of a visual parking aid that uses four digital cameras to generate various views of the vehicle’s surroundings and show them in real time on the multimedia display. Along with this, the multiple assistance systems provide the safety and security that is required during those long hauls. Now, obviously one of the most important features for any commercial cargo van is its overall space available for storage and transportation. For the 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, 233.5″ in Length, 96.3″ in Height, 132.9″ in Cargo Bed Length, 67.7 ” in Interior Height, and 319 cu. ft. in Cargo volume.

Although the 2019 Ford Transit can’t claim all of the same features as the 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, it has certainly been designed with technological innovation at the forefront. Equipped with a standard rear view camera with trailer hitch assist, cargo tie down hooks, and 50/50 hinged rear doors with a 253-degree opening, the Ford Transit is built to provide everything you need for those short trips around the city and those long hauls. Along with this, other features like the lane-keeping alert and reverse sensing system provide those extra unique assistance systems to make your drive easier and more enjoyable  Finally, no van can be competitive if it doesn’t provide enough pace for all of your hauling and transportation needs. For the 2019 Ford Transit, you will be offered 219.9″ in Length, 83.6″ in Height, 126.0″ in Cargo Bed Length, 56.9″ in Interior Height, and 246.7 cu. ft. in Cargo Volume.

2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vs. 2019 Ford Transit:  Overall Comparison

When it comes to Mercedes-Benz and our luxury class of vans, the 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter is a clear example of how Mercedes-Benz perfectly combines the carrying capacity expected for a large sized commercial cargo van and the top tier automotive performance we guarantee for all of our vehicles. With incredible horsepower and outstanding handling, the strength and stability of the 2019 Sprinter makes it a tough competitor. Along with this, the 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter comes integrated with cutting edge technology to provide you complete control and constant safety. Once inside, you will find premium interior and enough space to handle any trip. Above all, as a top competitor in commercial cargo vans, the 2019 Sprinter is strong enough for anything you throw at it. This Mercedes-Benz is one of the most impressive cars out there, all things considered.

The 2019 Ford Transit is a commercial cargo van that is guaranteed to be built to last. With an incredibly powerful V6, the 2019 Ford Transit has the power of a sports car, but still retains the cargo size and towing capability of a large van. Furthermore, with seamless transmission and a wide-range of safety technologies, the Transit has superb handling and stability. The 2019 Ford Transit is designed by experts who have produced a van that makes for a tough competitor against other commercial cargo vans in its class. While the overall cargo and towing capabilities speak for themselves, the sleek media display and command center, as well as the high quality interior, provides an extremely comfortable ride. Overall, while it might lack some features unique to the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, the 2019 Ford Transit will still handle your basic cargo and towing needs.

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