|2016 Mercedes-Benz Metris Cargo||VS||2016 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500 Cargo|
|186 ft³||Cargo Volume||319.1 ft³|
|4,960 lbs||Tow Capacity||5,000 lbs|
|2,502 lbs||Payload||3,512 lbs|
Mercedes-Benz is a household name for automotive luxury and performance. Using this knowledge and experience, Mercedes-Benz created two commercial vans that changed the industry for the better. The Sprinter is an old pony, making its debut over 20 years ago, but the Metris is brand new to the Mercedes-Benz name. Both vehicles offer the most in vehicle technology, but what sets them apart? If you are looking for a new commercial van in Scottsdale AZ, use this 2016 Mercedes-Benz Metris vs 2016 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter comparison to narrow down your search.
The Sprinter and the Metris both come in different size variations. This is why shopping for a commercial van can be confusing. Why are there two models when they come in different sizes in the first place? The different trim sizes offer different body lengths and heights, but they do not change the length of the wheelbase. These 18 inches make up the biggest difference between the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and the Mercedes-Benz Metris.
The numbers indicated in the chart above are measurements of the base cargo models of each van. With package upgrades and size flexibility, both vans can be upgraded to offer more power, more capacity, and more luxury. Additionally, each van can also be purchased as a passenger van, complete with up to four rows of seats. Deciding which van is right for you depends on what you need it for. If you need something to haul heavy loads over long distances, the Sprinter is likely to be the best choice for you. If you need cargo space for your weekend hobby, you may decide the Metris is right for you because it offers more mobility and style. If you would like to learn more about either the 2016 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter or the 2016 Mercedes-Benz Metris, come to Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale today for a test drive!