|2015 Ford Transit||2015 Ram ProMaster|
|487 cubic feet||Maximum Cargo Capacity||463 cubic feet|
|low, medium, tall||Roof Heights||regular, low|
|6-inch MyFord Touch||Available Infotainment System||5-inch Uconnect|
2015 Ford Transit vs 2015 Ram ProMaster
Both the 2015 Ford Transit and the 2015 Ram ProMaster cargo van are part of the new wave of vehicles that are looking to push the envelop on what it means to be a cargo van. Each one embraces a lighter and more maneuverable body and framework, without losing an inch on the ability to get work done. Even so, when comparing the 2015 Ford Transit vs 2015 Ram ProMaster, there is no question of which full-size van comes out on top, whether you look at sheer capability or are looking for a few bell and whistles with your van experience.
Even just starting at the basic numbers, you can immediately see the difference. The 2015 Ford Transit comes in two wheelbases, three roof heights, and three different body lengths. On its largest size, it offers a stunning 487 cubic feet of maximum cargo space, whereas the 2015 Ram ProMaster has a maximum of just 463 cubic feet. In addition, the Ford Transit can tow up to a maximum of 7,000 pounds, compared to the ProMaster's 5,100 pounds. Whether the cargo needs to go in the back, or attached to a trailer, it is clear that the 2015 Ford Transit is pulling ahead.
2015 Ford Transit Engine and Features
When we look at engine options the 2015 Ford Transit also offers the top versatility between these two vans. Standard for the 2015 Transit is a 3.7-liter V6 rated for 275 horsepower, but a 310-horsepower 3.5-liter V6 and a turbocharged 3.2-liter diesel rated for 185-horsepower are also available. The 2015 ProMaster is available only with a 3.6-liter V6 gas engine rated for 280 horspower and a 174-horsepower 3.0-liter turbodiesel.
In the 2015 Ford Transit vs 2015 Ram ProMaster competition, the 2015 Ford Transit also comes out on top when it comes to available features. Either van is available with a rearview camera and rear backup sensors, but the Ford can be outfitted additionally with enhancements like lane keeping alerts or remote engine start. The available MyFord Touch system in the 2015 Transit also offers a larger touchscreen than the 2015 ProMaster Uconnect infotainment system..
Contact Akins Ford today online or at (866) 625-1965 to learn more about either of these great vans in the Atlanta GA area.