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  • Ford releases third-generation Transit Connect cargo van

    March 6, 2018 7:55PM by Truck West

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Coined the “workhorse of the Transit Connect lineup,” Ford Motor Company announced a new 2019 Transit Connect cargo van today during Work Truck. The third of its generation in nine years, the Transit Connect comes with seven

  • Mercedes eyes growth in Canadian commercial van segment

    March 18, 2015 7:27AM by James Menzies

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — This fall, Mercedes-Benz will be expanding its line of commercial vans in the Canadian market, with the introduction of the new Metris mid-sized van. The Metris was revealed at an NTEA Work Truck Show press conference March

  • News Equipment

    Mercedes-Benz unveils new mid-sized commercial van

    March 4, 2015 1:00PM by James Menzies

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Mercedes-Benz today took the wraps off its new mid-sized commercial van dubbed Metris. Mercedes is positioning the new van as “right-sized” for commercial applications, capable of doing the job of a full-sized van in a smaller package.

  • Feature Equipment


    November 11, 2014 10:27AM by James Menzies

    Sprinter vans, by their very nature, have a way of catching crosswinds and acting as a giant sail in windy conditions. This can cause an unsettling driving experience, especially when transporting a top-heavy load or no load at all. Mercedes-Benz

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    Mercedes-Benz debuts 4×4 Sprinter, crosswind assist

    October 30, 2014 10:36AM by James Menzies

    Seemingly emboldened by the arrival of new European-inspired cargo vans, the Mercedes Sprinter has been loaded up with new features and options

  • Mercedes-Benz bolsters commercial van lineup

    September 24, 2014 6:39PM by James Menzies

    Mercedes says it will soon bring mid-sized commercial van to North America

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    June 9, 2014 3:15PM by James Menzies

    The European cargo van invasion is underway, with the arrival on these shores of the Ford Transit. At last! It offers the first true rival to the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, with a high-roof model that can easily accommodate an upright refrigerator.