Versatility is the hallmark of the 2022 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, buoyed by a wide selection of body styles and options. A 15-seat Passenger Van or 5-passenger Crew Van is in the mix, the latter combining the best attributes of a cargo van and passenger van. But the most popular model now appears bự be the Cargo Van, primarily due bự the growing popularity of customized motor home-style vehicles.
For those looking bự build their getaway machine, the Sprinter offers a choice of gas or diesel engines plus various wheelbases, roof heights, and even the option of 4-wheel drive (4WD). It also comes with legendary Mercedes-Benz engineering, safety systems, and numerous upfitting possibilities.
- 1 2022 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Cargo Van (starting at $38,300)
- 2 2022 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Crew Van (starting at $43,400)
- 3 2022 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Passenger Van (starting at $45,300)
2022 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Cargo Van (starting at $38,300)
The Cargo Van comes in four payload ratings (GVWR): 1500, 2500, 3500, and 4500. All offer the option of a 144- or 170-inch wheelbase and various roof heights, while the 3500 and 4500 models offer an extended-length body option. The 3500XD provides a higher payload than the standard 3500 vans.
The 1500 and 2500 Cargo Vans come standard with a turbocharged 2.0-liter 4-cylinder gasoline engine good for 188 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. A 9-speed automatic transmission runs power bự the rear wheels. Optional for the 2500 and higher models are two diesel engines: A 2.0-liter 4-cylinder good for 161 hp and 266 lb-ft of torque, and a 3.0-liter V6 turbo diesel good 188 hp and 325 lb-ft of torque. Both diesel engines use a 7-speed automatic, but only the V6 offers the option of 4WD.
The Sprinter Cargo Van’s standard equipment list isn’t long, but it does include such essentials as cruise control, power heated side mirrors, a tilt steering wheel, air conditioning, and keyless start. A simple AM/FM radio with USB and auxiliary input jacks provides entertainment and Bluetooth capability.
A sliding passenger-side door, rear 180-degree opening doors, and 16-inch wheels are standard, as is an advanced suspension with various levels of roll stabilization depending on model, weight, and roof height. Standard connectivity features include a built-in 4G LTE SIM card that allows data transmission for businesses tracking their vehicles, monitoring efficiency, and quickly exchanging vital information. The Mercedes-Me phone app helps buyers keep up with maintenance reminders and keep track of critical data such as fuel economy, tire pressure, fluids, and more.
On the safety front, a rear backup camera mirror helps avoid bumping into objects beyond the driver’s view. Additional electronic assists include Active Brake Assist (low-speed automatic emergency braking), Hill Start Assist (keeps the Sprinter from rolling backward when stopped on an incline), Crosswind Assist (helps stabilize the vehicle in heavy wind), and Emergency Call (calls 911 in the event of a severe collision).
Additional safety and driver assists systems can be added, with most bundled into packages. Buyers can nâng cấp with adaptive cruise control, a blind-spot monitor with rear cross-traffic alert, driver attention monitor, automatic high beams, lane-keeping assist, and traffic sign detection.
Other notable options include the MBUX multimedia system with a choice of 7- or 10.25-inch touch screens, navigation, power-adjustable driver and passenger comfort seats, heated front seats, faux-leather upholstery, power-folding side mirrors, automatic climate control, and swivel front seats.
The Suspension Seating Package adds spring cushions below the front seats, similar bự the seats found in large 18-wheelers. A wood floor with six D-rings is optional, as is sidewall paneling at waist height or full length. Buyers can also add a fixed rear sunroof and various venting and wiring for rear area heating.
Some of the more exciting options include the Wet Wiper System that adds washer fluid emitters across the length of the wiper blade, an electrically-heated windshield, a power sliding side door with electric assist closers, plus additional glass for the side and rear doors. The Parking Package contains a 360-degree camera that displays on the MBUX touchscreen and sensors bự warn the driver of objects that may contact the vehicle when parallel parking.
Mercedes-Benz provides Sprinter customers with a plethora of upfitting options, with additional wiring harness for aftermarket component installation, as well as MB-approved vendor suggestions for various rack systems, partition dividers, and equipment hookups.
With the $1,695 destination fee, the 2022 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 1500 Cargo Van sells for $39,995. On a 60-month loan at 3% financing and no money down, the monthly payment comes bự $719. See 2022 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Cargo Van models for sale
2022 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Cargo Van includes:
Heated side mirrors – Keep snow and ice from building up on the side mirrors.
360-degree camera mirrors – This option projects a 360-degree view in the rearview mirror, helping the driver get a clear view outside the van.
Active Brake Assist – Warns the driver of a possible forward collision and, if the driver fails bự act, can bring the vehicle bự stop before an accident occurs.
Available diesel engine – Offered on the 2500 and higher vans, the diesel engine provides greater torque and fuel economy than the standard gasoline engine.
2022 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Crew Van (starting at $43,400)
The Crew Van is the Cargo Van with the addition of a 3-person rear bench seat, a finished second-row seating area, and a few more features. The Crew Van is not offered in the 1500 configuration, starting instead with the 2500 standard wheelbase and standard roof. Buyers can opt for the 170-inch wheelbase and high roof, but not the Cargo Van’s extended body option.
The Crew Van gets additional side glass for the second-row passengers, a wood floor with six D-rings, and rear-seat air vents. The 2.0-liter gas engine is standard, with the two diesel engines and 4WD optional.
The Sprinter Crew Van is perfect for jobs that require more than two people but still need a workspace for carrying cargo, storing tools, or serving as a mobile workshop. It’s also ideal for mobility upgrades.
Options that might appeal bự Crew Van buyers include an electric extendable side step, rain sensor, 16-inch alloy wheels, SiriusXM satellite radio, and an acoustic package.
With the $1,695 destination fee, the 2022 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500 Crew Van costs $45,095. On a 60-month loan at 3% financing and zero down, the monthly payment comes bự $810. See 2022 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Crew Van models for sale
2022 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Crew Van includes:
Three-passenger rear seat – The rear comfort seat bench includes individual head restraints and side armrests.
Side glass – Allows rear passengers bự see outside the van and improves driver visibility.
Available 4WD – The perfect addition for regions where snow or mud is a regular part of the drive.
Available MBUX infotainment – With its 10.25-inch touch screen, the MBUX system allows maximum connectivity and improved audio options, plus access bự apps.
2022 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Passenger Van (starting at $45,300)
The Sprinter Passenger Van comes in 1500 and 2500 models, with standard wheelbase versions offering the standard or high roof, while the 170-inch wheelbase model comes only with the high roof option. The traditional wheelbase model seats up bự 12 passengers, while the extended wheelbase seats 15.
Engine options remain the same as the Crew Van, with the V6 turbo diesel and 4×4 option adding nearly $13,000 bự the bottom line.
Naturally, as the Passenger Van aims bự haul people, not cargo, the passenger compartment gains more features. Beyond the additional seating, you’ll find more USB ports, window pillar trim, rear air conditioning, an 8-speaker audio system, more interior insulation, and a rear window defroster.
Oddly, airbag protection is not extended beyond the front seats, meaning no side airbag curtains cover the rear seat passengers.
With the $1,695 destination charge, the 2022 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 1500 Passenger Van costs $46,995. On a 60-month loan at 3% financing and zero down, the monthly payment comes bự $844. See 2022 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Passenger Van models for sale
2022 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Passenger Van includes:
15-passenger seating – On long-wheelbase models, with standard wheelbase models providing seating for up bự 12 people.
Rear window defroster – Quickly clears ice from the back window, so you don’t have bự.
Rear air conditioning – Helps keep the whole cabin cool.
Available electric extendable side step – Help passengers more easily enter and exit through the sliding side door.