Which is better - Ram ProMaster or Ford Transit?




If you're shopping for a van for sale, Ewald Commercial Trucks offers unparalleled options. Our commercial van dealer features a huge selection of the best-selling cargo vans for sale on the market. With so many options available, customers often find it difficult to choose between the Ford Transit and the Ram ProMaster. While both are fantastic vans, which one is right for your needs? Let's explore the differences between the Ford Transit van and the Ram ProMaster. With the help of Ewald, you'll find it easy to select the ideal commercial van!


Ram ProMaster vs Ford Transit - Engines


There isn't a huge discrepancy between the powertrain options for the Ram ProMaster and the Ford Transit for sale. 


  • The standard engine for the Transit van is a 3.7-liter V6, putting out 275 horsepower and 260 lb/ft of torque. There's also an available turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 engine for the Ford Transit for sale, which offers 310 horsepower and 400 lb/ft of torque. 

  • The Ram ProMaster for sale is standard-equipped with a 3.6-liter V6, producing 280 horsepower and 260 lb/ft of torque. You can also choose an upgraded 3.0-liter turbo-diesel four-cylinder engine for the Ram ProMaster for sale. With the upgraded engine, the ProMaster produces 295 lb/ft of torque.


Ram ProMaster vs Ford Transit - Towing/Hauling


Do you need your next van for sale to include a specific towing or hauling capacity? Depending on the configuration you select for your Transit or Ram ProMaster, the capabilities can vary by a broad amount. 


  • The maximum towing capacity for the Ford Transit van is 7,500 lbs, and the maximum payload capacity is 4,560 lbs.

  • For the Ram ProMaster for sale, the maximum towing capacity is 5,100 lbs, with a maximum payload capacity of 5,160 lbs. 


Ram ProMaster vs Ford Transit - Cargo Space


Since most customers buy cargo vans for sale in order to transport cargo, the amount of usable storage space should be a top concern. 


  • The Ford Transit for sale will offer a cargo capacity ranging from 246 to 487 cubic feet, depending on the configuration.

  • The Ram ProMaster for sale provides a cargo capacity of anywhere from 259 to 463 cubic feet.


Ram ProMaster vs Ford Transit - Configurations


Need to upfit your next cargo van to suit the unique needs of your business? Both the Ram ProMaster and the Ford Transit for sale offer highly customizable floor plans. 


  • The Ram ProMaster is available as a low-roof or high-roof van, with four length and wheelbase options. 

  • The Ford Transit is offered with low, medium, or high roof heights, along with two wheelbase options and three lengths.


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