Advertisement
Find a Car
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Change a Vehicle to Compare

Compare 2002 Mercury Villager vs 2015 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Passenger Vans

2002 Mercury Villager Change
2015 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Passenger Vans Change
+ Add a Car
Selected Style 5-Door Wagon Value
Switch Style

Body Style

Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door Wagon Value 17 23 $17,667 $19,340
5-Door Wagon Popular 17 23 $19,447 $21,340
5-Door Wagon Sport 17 23 $22,117 $24,340
5-Door Wagon Sport Plus 17 23 $23,007 $25,340
5-Door Wagon Estate 17 23 $23,897 $26,340
5-Door Wagon Estate Premium 17 23 $24,787 $27,340
2500 144"
Switch Style

Body Style

Cab Size

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2500 170" N/A N/A $42,947 $46,180
2500 144" N/A N/A $37,195 $39,995
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,667
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$19,340
Monthly Payment Estimate
$322 / month
Dealer Price Quotes Get Your Price
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating Read Our Full Review
TCC's Bottom Line The 2015 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter now offers 4x4 for improved all-weather and all-terrain ability, building on its proven strengths as a flexible business vehicle.
TCC Likes
TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg N/A mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg N/A mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Minivans -
Rear Door Type - Split Swing-Out
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 64.9 -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 62.3 -
Third Leg Room (in) 36.3 -
Second Head Room (in) 40.1 -
Passenger Capacity 7 12
Third Hip Room (in) 49.0 -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 64.6 -
Front Leg Room (in) 39.9 -
Third Head Room (in) 38.0 -
Front Hip Room (in) 56.5 -
Third Shoulder Room (in) 62.4 -
Second Leg Room (in) 36.4 -
Front Head Room (in) 39.7 -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 161.2 -
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - -
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.4 -
Wheelbase (in) 112.2 144.3
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 40.4 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.9 79.7
Track Width, Front (in) 63.4 -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.4 -
Length, Overall (in) 194.9 -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 50.6 -
Height, Overall (in) 70.1 96.3
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - 27.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 54.8 128.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 66.7 NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 76.2 70.1
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 46.1 63.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 88.8 128.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 127.6 68.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - 32.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 25.3 68.6
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 48.8 53.1
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) - 68.6
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.8 x 1.02 -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA -
Brake Type Power -
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.8 x 2.01 -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) - 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0 26.4
Aux Fuel Tank Location - Midship
Fuel Tank Location - Midship
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.5 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.9 47.6
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Rack-Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA RH8
Front Tire Size P215/70R15 LT245/75R16
Spare Tire Size T135/90D16 Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code NA RH8
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/70R15 LT245/75R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - 662
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - 6084
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - 662
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - 5556
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 750
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 5000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 500
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) - 5000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3997 -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) - 13550
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - 3970
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) - 8550
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - 5360
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 16 X 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4.0 Full-Size
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 16 X 6.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.2 -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 450 850
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 125 200
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) - 850
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ 4800 161 @ 3800
Engine Type Gas V6 Intercooled Turbo Diesel I-4
Fuel System SMPI Direct Diesel Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 200 @ 2800 265 @ 1400
Engine Order Code NA MG3
Displacement 3.3L/201 2.1 L/131
Engine Oil Cooler - None
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 -
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.27 3.42
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55 2.86
Trans Order Code NA G42
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.73
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.789 -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 1.37
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.82
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.79 4.38
Clutch Size (in) NA -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.92
Trans Type 4 7
Transfer Case Power Take Off - No
Trans PTO Access - No
Trans Power Take Off - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Mercury Villager Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Passenger Vans
Body Style 4 Door Wgn Passenger Van
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32.0 -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.2 -
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf Spring Leaf
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Beam Axle -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.0 -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower Control Arm -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear - 3.92
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - 3970
Axle Type - Front - Independent
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front - 3.92
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - 5360
Axle Type - Rear - Rigid Axle
Doors
Side Door Type - Sliding
 
© 2014 The Car Connection. All Rights Reserved. The Car Connection is published by High Gear Media. Stock photography by izmo, Inc. Send us feedback.