2009 Dodge Sprinter cargo 2500 144" WB passenger van 4-door automatic

2009 Dodge Sprinter cargo 2500 144" WB passenger van 4-door automatic

The Sprinter cargo is a commercial vehicle produced by Daimler that is the market leader in its segment in Europe and is now sale in the U.S. as the Dodge Sprinter Wagon. Daimler describes the Sprinter as a vehicle that sets a new standard in the commercial vehicle market with a unique combination of fuel efficiency and functional interior design. Redesigned for 2007, the new Sprinter features a longer, wider, taller body with more passenger or cargo space. Two wheelbases are offer—144 inches or 170 inches.

The 2009 Dodge Sprinter cargo is no longer offer with a gasoline engine but continues to be power by a 154-horsepower 3.0-liter turbo diesel that produces 280 lb-ft of torque. For 2009, a power-sliding door is offer, an upgraded audio system with MP3 capability and a 6-disc CD changer is a stand-alone option.

The 2009 Sprinter Van is a 3- or 4-door, up to 5-passenger full size van, available in six trims, ranging from the 2500 144-in. WB to the 3500 170-in. WB EXT. Upon introduction, both trims are equipped with a standard 3.0-liter, V6, 154-horsepower, turbo, diesel engine. A 5-speed automatic transmission with overdrive is standard. The 2009 Sprinter Van is a carryover from 2008.

Turbo Diesel 3.0-Liter, 72 Degree V6, 24-Valve, DOHC, EFI Engine; Front/Longitudinal Mounted With Horsepower of 154@3400, Torque of 280@1200 and Alloy Block 3.5-Liter, V6 Engine.

Consumer Reports does not regularly test vehicles that are primarily intend for commercial use. The Dodge Sprinter is the replacement of the ancient Dodge Ram van. The Sprinter is produce by the Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicle division and powered by a five-cylinder turbo diesel engine. The cargo bay is tall, and the vehicle's dimensions and claimed maneuverability make it useful in dense urban areas. The cabin is furnished with higher quality interior materials than any other commercial van, with a lot of switchgear that is similar to the Mercedes-Benz M-Class SUV.

Interior

Up to 12 occupants fit inside a passenger-carrying Sprinter. Two people sit up front and as many as three more rows of seats can be installer. A standard, removable four-seat rear bench is new for cargo vans. For 2008, all models can have swivel bucket seats in front. Sprinters have a flat cargo floor and tapered rear wheel housings. Cargo volume is 127 cubic feet, though overall cargo capacity can swell to 600 cubic feet in some models. Air conditioning is standard. Other features include a tilting and height-adjustable steering wheel, a CD player and power windows and locks.

  • Automatic Climate Control
  • Cigarette Lighter with Front Ashtray
  • Rubber Floor Covering Located In Passenger Cabin
  • Interior Load Area Lights
  • Two Front Power Outlets, 1 Integrated With Cigarette Lighter
  • Heavy Duty Front Stabilizer Bar
  • Rear Stabilizer Bar
  • Front Overhead Storage Shelf
  • Temperature Controlled Storage Cools Glove box
  • Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob
  • Interior Air Filter
  • Lower Console Storage Located On Floor

Exterior

A large grille incorporates the Dodge Ram logo. Sprinters ride on one of 2 wheelbases, 144 or 170 inches, and are 233, 273 or 289 inches long overall. The back doors open to the vehicle's full height and swing open 270 degrees. One-touch, triple-flash turn signals and wide-angle mirrors are standard. An electronic sliding door is new for both the cargo and passenger van for 2008. The passenger van now includes an emergency exit window.Sprinters have an independent front suspension, rear leaf springs and power rack-and-pinion steering.

  • Exterior Rails
  • Front Dark Gray and Rear Gray Bumpers
  • Front and Rear Mud Guards
  • Halogen Headlights
  • Passenger Side Sliding Van Door

Brakes

  • 4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes Front Power Ventilated Disc and
  • Rear Power Ventilated Disc Brakes

Drive

  • RWD

Engine

  • 3.5-Liter,V6 Engine

Engineering

  • Tachometer
  • Warning Lights Include Driver Seatbelt Unfastened
  • Clock
  • Battery Gauge
  • Oil Pressure Gauge
  • Exterior Temperature Gauge
  • Tire Pressure Monitor

Other

  • Rear Swing-Out Van Doors
  • Adaptive Electronic Stability Program (Adaptive ESP(R)) With Electric Roll Mitigation (Erma) Vehicle Stability Control System
  • 100-Amp/Hour Battery
  • 4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes
  • 180-Amp Alternator
  • Auto Stick(R) Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission
  • Cloth Seats
  • Full-Size Spare Tire
  • Acceleration Slip Regulation (ASR) Traction Control
  • Underbody Tire Carrier
  • Tilt Steering Column
  • Telescopic Steering Column
  • Para metrics Module and Audio Pre-Wiring
  • Two Front; 2-Cup holders Total
  • Glove box
  • Cargo Area Tied owns
  • Dual Front Door Mounted Storage
  • Roll Movement Intervention (Rim) Rollover Sensor
  • Front Power Ventilated Disc and Rear Power Ventilated Disc Brakes
  • Power Windows
  • Crash Sensor
  • 30,000-Miles Extended Service Interval for Tune-Up
  • Front and Rear Crumple Zones

Under the Hood

Two new engines were introduced for 2007: a 154-horsepower, 3.0-liter V-6 diesel and a 254-hp, 3.5-liter gasoline V-6

Safety

2009 Dodge Sprinter Cargo vans come standard with antilock disc brakes and stability control. Optional safety equipment includes front-seat side and head curtain airbags, front and rear parking sensors and a rear-parking camera.

  • Power Door Locks
  • Side Guard Door Beams
  • Front Seatbelt Height Adjusters
  • Vehicle Anti-Theft via Engine Immobilizer
  • Front Pretension
  • Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
  • Front Outboard 3-Point Seatbelts
  • Dual Black Folding Manually Adjustable Signaling Oversize Exterior Rearview Mirrors
  • Driver Airbag with Multi-Stage Deployment
  • Passenger Airbag with Multi-Stage Deployment

Seats

  • Seat, Bucket Front Cloth
  • Seat, Rear

Sound

  • AM/FM Radio with five Speakers
  • CD player

Steering

  • Power Speed Sensing Rack and
  • Pinion Variable Assisted Steering

Suspension

Independent Front Suspension with Leaf Spring and Shock Absorbers Live Rear Suspension with Parabolic Leaf Springs and Shock Absorbers.

Tires

SBRLT245/75R16 Continental BSW All-Season Tires

Transmission

5-Speed Electronically Controlled Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission with Overdrive and Dash Mounted Shifter

Wheels

Steel Wheels, 16-In. X 6.5-In...

Comparison between Dodge Sprinter cargo 2500 144" WB passenger van Vs Passenger Vans:-

Basic Results: (vs. passenger vans)

  • Worse than category, average
  • Retail Price (MSRP): $42,150 (average: $31,382)
  • Better than category, average
  • Cargo Volume: 141.3 cu. ft. (average: 101.67 cu. ft.)

Standout Results: (vs. passenger vans)

  • Better than category, average
  • Cargo Bed Depth: 65 in. (average: 52.43 in.)
  • Better than category, average
  • Maximum Payload: 3082 lb. (average: 1943.51 lb.)
  • Worse than category, average
  • Power to Weight Ratio: 36 lb/hp (average: 19 lb/hp)
  • Worse than category, average
  • Cargo Bed Length: 32.5 in. (average: 125.15 in.)

Colors:-

Exterior Colors

These are the colors typically available for this vehicle. Color options may change during the model year. Contact Auto land for confirmation. 

  • Arctic White    
  • Black Blue    
  • Calcite Yellow
  • Black Gray    
  • Stone Gray    
  • Silver Gray
  • Carbon Black Metallic    
  • Broom Yellow    
  • Bright Red
  • Graphite Gray    
  • Hibiscus Red    
  • Velvet Red
  • Vandal Blue    
  • Jasper Blue Metallic    
  • Steel Blue
  • Brilliant Blue    
  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Graphite Metallic
  • Aqua Green    
  • Flame Red    
  • Amber Red Metallic
  • Jet Black    

Interior Colors

  • Gray    

Specification:-

Standard Engine

  • Engine: 3.0 L V6
  • Cc: 2,987
  • Fuel type: diesel

Power   

  • Maximum power kW: 115
  • Maximum power hp/PS: 154
  • Rpm for maximum power: 3,400
  • Maximum torque Nm: 380
  • Maximum torque lb ft: 280
  • Rpm for maximum torque: 1,200

Standard Transmission

  • Transmission type: automatic
  • Number of speeds: five
  • Sports or close ratio: No
  • Manual mode (auto only): Yes

Fuel Economy

  • Urban (L/100km): No Data
  • Country/highway (L/100km): No Data
  • Combined (L/100km): No Data
  • Urban (mpg): No Data
  • Country/highway (mpg): No Data
  • Combined (mpg): No Data

Performance

  • Maximum speed (km/h): No Data
  • Maximum speed (mph): No Data
  • Acceleration 0-100 km/h: No Data
  • Acceleration 0-60 mph: No Data

Comfort & Convenience

  • Power windows: Standard
  • Power locks: Standard
  • Cruise control: Optional
  • Sunroof: Optional
  • Navigational systems: Not Available
  • Telemetric: Not Available
  • Trip computer: Not Available
  • Height adjustable pedals: Not Available
  • Tachometer: Standard
  • Air conditioning: Standard
  • Climate control: Standard
  • Rear control for climate control: No Data
  • Seating capacity: 12

Entertainment

  • Includes radio: Standard
  • Includes cassette: Not Available
  • Includes single CD: Standard
  • CD changer: No Data
  • CD changer capacity: No Data
  • CD player reads MP3: Standard
  • MP3 player: Not Available
  • DVD: No Data
  • Video player: No Data

Safety Features

  • Electronic traction control: Standard
  • Stability control: Standard
  • Collision warning system: No Data
  • First aid kit: Optional
  • Low tire pressure indicator: Standard

Airbags   

  • Driver: Standard
  • Passenger: Standard
  • Occupant sensors: Standard
  • Side airbag: Optional

Brakes & Traction   

  • ABS: Standard
  • Electronic brake distribution: Standard
  • Brake assists system: Standard

Warranties
Warranty: Whole Vehicle   

  • Duration (months): 36
  • Distance (km): 60,000
  • Distance (miles): 37,300

Warranty: Power train   

  • Duration (months): 60
  • Distance (km): 100,000
  • Distance (miles): 62,100

Warranty: Anti-Corrosion   

  • Duration (months): 36
  • Distance (km): Unlimited
  • Distance (miles): Unlimited

Warranty: Paint   

  • Duration (months): No Data
  • Distance (km): No Data
  • Distance (miles): No Data

Warranty: Full Service   

  • Duration (months): No Data
  • Distance (km): No Data
  • Distance (miles): No Data

Warranty: Roadside Assistance   

  • Duration (months): 60
  • Distance (km): 100,000
  • Distance (miles): 62,100
    2009 Dodge Sprinter cargo 2500 144" WB passenger van 4-door automatic

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