If you are looking for a midsize van that is reliable and practical, Mercedes-Benz offers two choices: the 2021 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and the 2021 Mercedes-Benz Metris. We, at Mercedes-Benz of Kansas City in Kansas City, Missouri, have compared these two models to help you decide which one is the best for you.
2021 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
2021 Mercedes-Benz Metris
|161-188 horsepower||Engine Output
|5000-7500 pounds||Towing Capacity||5000 pounds|
|MBUX touchscreen||Infotainment System||7.0-inch touchscreen|
The 2021 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter is equipped with advanced technology and safety features that help you stay connected and safe on the road. It comes with Mercedes-Benz User Experience (MBUX) touchscreen that includes intelligent voice control and optional additional wireless charging and navigation. Smartphone integration takes the experience to the next level.
The 2021 Sprinter offers three engine choices. The standard one is a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged gas engine that produces 188 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque and has a nine-speed automatic transmission. It can tow up to 5000 pounds. The other two turbo-diesel options include a 2.0-liter four-pot that generates 161 hp and 266 lb-ft of torque and a 3.0-liter V-6 that produces 188 hp and 325 lb-ft of torque. They both include a seven-speed automatic transmission and can tow between 5000 and 7500 pounds. The safety features include:
The 2021 Mercedes-Benz Metris is loaded with better technology and new features. It comes with an advanced 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system that includes Apple CarPlay ® and Android Auto ™ compatibility. Driver-assistance features such as crosswind assist and a driver-attention monitor are available.
The 2021 Metris also features built-in navigation that gives live traffic updates. It is powered by a four-cylinder turbocharged engine that generates 208 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque and is paired with a nine-speed automatic transmission. It can tow up to 5000 pounds and handle a payload of up to 2425 pounds. Other features include:
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