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2015 RAM Cargo vs. 2014 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Review

Comparison Review

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Clearly, the RAM Cargo is a better financial choice over the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, when considering MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the RAM Cargo and the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The RAM Cargo is a little narrower than the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. If you go with the RAM Cargo, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the RAM Cargo and the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The RAM Cargo has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter is clearly the choice over the RAM Cargo for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the RAM Cargo greatly out-muscles the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter.

Utility
The RAM Cargo has less seating than the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, making the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The RAM Cargo has significantly less cargo capacity than the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter.

Warranty
The RAM Cargo comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter.

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2015 RAM
Cargo

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MSRP*: $22,500

2014 Mercedes-Benz
Sprinter

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MSRP*: $35,920 - $45,500
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City MPG: 18 --
Highway MPG: 26 --
Engine(s): V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 2 - 2 3 - 12
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $21,745 $33,406 - $42,315

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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