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2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs. 2019 RAM ProMaster City Review

New 2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

2020 Mercedes-Benz
E-Class

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New 2019 RAM ProMaster City

2019 RAM
ProMaster City

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MSRP*
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$66,100
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$26,195 to $27,845
Invoice* $62,134 $25,277 to $26,810
MPG - City 19 21
MPG - Hwy 26 N/A
Engine(s) V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 7 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the RAM ProMaster City than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, due to its greater head- and legroom. The RAM ProMaster City will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

Convenience
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class will require fewer stops at the gas station than the RAM ProMaster City, making it more convenient to drive.

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). The Mercedes-Benz E-Class will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the RAM ProMaster City, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Mercedes-Benz E-Class carries a much lower Destination Charge than the RAM ProMaster City.

Dimensions
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class is a little wider than the RAM ProMaster City, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, which is slightly longer than the RAM ProMaster City.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Mercedes-Benz E-Class does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the RAM ProMaster City.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class has a much more powerful engine than the RAM ProMaster City. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class offers greater seating capacity than the RAM ProMaster City, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Mercedes-Benz E-Class has significantly less cargo room than the RAM ProMaster City, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Mercedes-Benz E-Class than that of the RAM ProMaster City.