2018 Ford Transit vs Mercedes-Benz Sprinter | Orland Park

Ford Transit VS Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
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The Ford Transit and the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter are two vehicles that are for the same purpose but are quite different when compared to each other. The differences between them may not seem obvious, however, they make a huge difference in the performance and the dependability of the car. While both vehicles bring their own advantages and unique features to the table, the Ford Transit is a better vehicle and a better performer. 

To help you come to this conclusion as well we have compared the two on some basic but by vital features such as performance and technology.

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For vehicles such as the Ford Transit and the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, performance is extremely important. If these vehicles are not able to give a certain mileage or move in a certain manner, there is no point in buying them. We have mentioned the individual performance of both of these vehicles in the following:

The Ford Transit The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
  • The Ford transit has a 2.5l iVCT I-4 engine
  • The Engine gives a highway mileage of 27 miles per gallon
  • 310 horsepower
  • 400 pounds foot of torque
  • It also has a maximum towing capacity of 7400lbs
  • Offers maximum payload capacity of 3390lbs
  • Not only does its 3.0L V6 engine have a discouraging fuel economy
  • Its overall performance is even worse
  • It only has 188 horsepower
  • It offers only 325 pounds foot of torque
  • Its maximum payload capacity is 3501lbs
  • Its maximum towing capacity is of only 5000lbs


The Ford Transit also has some very special technology like:

Ford Transit Features Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
  • SYNC 3 & BLIS with Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Rear View Camera & Forward and Reverse Sensing System
  • Electric Power-Assisted Steering & Ford Pass
  • Safety Technology such as Trailer Sway Control, Safety Canopy System, Curve control, AdvanceTrac with RSC
  • MyKey & SiriusXM radio

    Here too, the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter doesn't live up to expectations. Its safety features are practically nonexistent while the Ford transit has an. NHTSA 5-star crash rating. It is also lacking in technology with only:

  • Rear View Camera
  • Bluetooth and USB connectivity
  • Crosswind Mitigation





If you are interested in purchasing of Ford vehicle but are finding it difficult to finance it, you should probably have a look at our specials and offers. A number of our latest vehicles such as the Focus, the Fusion, the F-150, the Escape, and the Edge models have heavy discounts available on them. In addition to this, we also offer:

  • Service specials
  • Parts specials
  • Manufacturer offers
  • Bargain inventory
  • Trade in facility
  • and even more!


Fleet Options

The Ford Transit also has some very special technology like:

New Vehicles Used Vehicles
    If you choose to buy your next vehicle from us you will have a huge fleet of cars to select from. Our new fleet has nearly 199 vehicles such as:
  • 2018 Ford E-350SD Base Cab/Chassis V8

    Whereas our used vehicles fleet has over 70+ vehicles including but not limited to:
  • 2014 Ford E-350SD Base Cab/Chassis V8
  • 2014 Ford Edge Limited SUV V6 Ti-VCT

Why Visit Sutton Ford's Commercial Truck Center serving Orland Park, IL?

We hope that having this knowledge about our services, fleet, and specials we have given you reason enough to visit us at Sutton Ford.

Come visit us today and test drive your favorite vehicle out of lot!


Sutton Ford Lincoln

21315 Central Ave
Directions Matteson, IL 60443

  • Sales: (708) 720-8350
  • Service: (708) 720-8169
  • Parts: (708) 720-8100
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