Top Trends to Watch in the Cargo Van Market

By: Sean M. Lyden - Staff Writer
Posted: May 28th 2019 11:28AM
Cargo vans have been a staple of the expedited trucking industry for decades. They offer a much lower cost of entry for aspiring owner-operators than straight trucks and tractors. And with newer high-capacity Euro-style vans?like the Mercedes Sprinter, Ford Transit, and RAM Promaster?today's vans can haul larger, more profitable loads than previous generation vans while staying below 10,000-lbs gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) to avoid regulatory constraints. But when freig...

The lowdown on downsizing: Hauling in the cargo van owner-op niche

By: Todd Dills - OverdriveOnline.com
Posted: Apr 9th 2019 12:29PM
With its under-10,001-pounds regulatory category, cargo-van hauling might seem to hold the key to addressing some of the biggest complaints among Class 8 owner-operators. Outside of placardable hazmat hauling in a van, such owner-operators do not have to cross scales, keeping them out of the prying eyes of temperamental inspectors. Parking well away from crowded truck stops and rest areas is easy ? many van operators make use of campgrounds and RV parks, often with shorepower...

Mercedes-Benz Unveils Next-Gen Sprinter Van

By: Paul Clinton - TruckingInfo.com
Posted: Feb 8th 2018 9:22AM
Mercedes-Benz unveiled its third-generation Sprinter today in Duisburg, Germany, at the junction of the Rhine and Ruhr rivers, as a versatile full-size van with a factory telematics service that will arrive in the U.S. later this year. The new Sprinter will bring an array of updates, including a gasoline engine, more than 1,700 configurations worldwide, telematics offering Mercedes Pro, and available driver assistance systems such as a self-cleaning rear-view camera in the re...

Mercedes-Benz Reports Record Van Sales; Teases Rollout of Next Sprinter

By: David Cullen
Posted: Jan 8th 2018 10:59AM
Stuttgart, Germany-based Mercedes-Benz Vans has announced it set a new record for unit sales in 2017 and for the first time passed the 40,000-vehicles sold mark. The division also again gave a taste of what its next-generation Sprinter will offer....

Third-Gen Sprinter Van to Focus on Mobility, Connectivity

By: Paul Clinton - TruckingInfo.com
Posted: Dec 5th 2017 12:57PM
The 2018 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter will add a gasoline engine, optional factory telematics offering, and more than 1,000 configurations to provide a "holistic mobility solution" when it debuts in February, the head of the company's van division told journalists in Stuttgart, Germany. Mercedes-Benz is launching the third generation of its Sprinter that was first introduced in the U.S. 1995 and updated in 2010. "The Sprinter is the flagship of our commercial fleet and embodies our...

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