When your business involves transporting passengers, it’s not enough that you have a running vehicle that can take your passengers where they want to go. You have to guarantee that they’ll arrive at their destination in comfort and with their safety assured. The Mercedes-Benz 2017 Metris Passenger Van gives you that ability. Not only that, your passengers will enjoy traveling in style.
The Mercedes-Benz 2017 Metris Passenger Van is designed for comfort.
The passenger is king in the Mercedes-Benz 2017 Metris Passenger Van. The Metris may be a compact vehicle, but it doesn’t sacrifice passenger comfort for the sake of economy of space. With a headroom of 39.6 inches and 35.8 inches of legroom, you won’t feel cramped inside the Metris. Shoulder room is 61.2 inches while the hip room is 56 inches. This means you have space on your seat to move without crowding your seatmates.
For added comfort, the Metris has individual head rests for each seat. To make the ride even cozier, you can choose to install carpeting, as well as more powerful climate control and lighting options inside your vehicle. Mercedes-Benz also provides packages for upgrading the seats on the driver’s row with lumbar support.
The Metris Passenger Van has a maximum seating capacity of eight – two on the driver’s row, and three on each of the two rear rows. You can configure this further according to your needs. For instance, if you wish to transport cargo along with passengers, you can opt for a five-passenger seating capacity instead of eight. If you want to maximize capacity without blocking access to the sliding side door, you can opt for seven seats instead of eight.
If you intend to operate a fleet of Metris passenger vans, you should take a look at the Metris’ Worker line of passenger vans. Essentially, the Metris and the Metris Worker vans are the same in terms of design, style, and power. The difference is the Metris Worker has limited customization options, unlike with the regular Metris line. Mercedes-Benz also offers easier enterprise payment options for the Metris Worker.
The Mercedes-Benz 2017 Metris Passenger Van delivers power with fuel-efficiency.
Fuel costs can be a nightmare when you’re running a fleet of passenger vans. But the Mercedes-Benz 2017 Metris Passenger Van is fitted with an engine that packs in the power without costing you a fortune in gas.
The Metris Passenger Van’s engine has 208 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. This engine is designed to power down when your vehicle is at a complete standstill, but without completely powering off. This means you get to save on gas even as you deal with traffic congestion or need to put your vehicle on standby. Mercedes-Benz’s 7G-Tronic seven-speed transmission system further enhances the Metris’ fuel economy.
With a fuel tank capacity of 18.49 gallons and a rated fuel economy of 20/23 MPG, you can take your Metris Passenger Van on long drives without a lot of fuss. If you’re going to use your Metris for sightseeing tours, you can install a roof rail on your passenger van. This roof rail can carry up to 331 pounds of luggage and cargo. The Metris can also tow up to 5,000 pounds, so you can safely lug a trailer or RV with you on your trip.
The Mercedes-Benz 2017 Metris Passenger Van powers up your driving with nifty features.
The Mercedes-Benz 2017 Metris Passenger Van is a high-tech ride, loaded with nifty features that will power up your driving.
For one, if you’re not familiar with the place you’re going to, you can install Mercedes-Benz’s optional navigational system. This navigation system
The console itself can be powered up with Bluetooth connectivity. Paired with the optional multifunction steering wheel, you can control the console and whatever devices you’ve got plugged to it hands-free. The console can also connect you to audio streaming and satellite radio if you want to. The internet connectivity will sure keep your passengers entertained on long rides.
The Mercedes-Benz 2017 Metris Passenger Van guarantees your safety with high-tech features.
Navigation and entertainment are not the only benefits you will get from the high-tech features of the Mercedes-Benz 2017 Metris Passenger Van.
To keep you safe on the road, you can rely on the lane keeping assist feature to help you avoid swerving and stay on your lane. In case the wind is too strong, your Metris will be able to stay stable with the help of its crosswind assist feature. Your vehicle will also remain balanced with load-adaptive electronic stability program. The Metris will also be able to detect if you’re getting too tired to drive with the attention assist feature. This feature analyzes your driving patterns and tells you when you need to stop for a break, maybe for a nap or a cup of coffee.
A rearview camera and blind spot assist feature gives you eyes on the back of your vehicle. Thus, you’ll always know what’s behind you. The radar-powered collision prevention assist and parktronic feature tell you when your Metris is getting too close to other vehicles. The active parking assist helps you slip into parking slots more easily.
If you do get into an accident, the sensors on your Metris will deploy the airbags. The driver’s row is fitted with standard front airbags, as well as side-curtain airbags and thorax airbags. The rear rows have side-curtain airbags as well.
When you’re running a business that involves transporting passengers, it’s important that you choose your fleet more carefully. Your passenger vans must be comfortable to ride in and easy to drive in any road or weather condition. Above all, your passengers’ safety must be guaranteed every second they are in your care. The Mercedes-Benz 2017 Metris Passenger Van provides all that, and even more.