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Used Mercedes Sprinter Van Review & Buying Advice

Mercedes Sprinter Specifications

The Mercedes Sprinter has a payload allowance of 0 kg and a turning circle (in metres) of 12.3 w.

Find a fault guide for the Mercedes Sprinter here.

Used Mercedes Sprinter prices and values / valuations

A new Mercedes Sprinter has a retail price that starts at £18965 plus £3319 VAT and a £383 delivery charge.

So there are considerable savings to be made by buying a used Mercedes Sprinter van as opposed to a new one. Check out the latest average retail price for a used Mercedes Sprinter using our Mercedes Sprinter price guide.

It is important to remember that the used values we provide are based on the average retail prices of Mercedes Sprinter vans on sale in the UK over the last 3 months and therefore are valuations inclusive of VAT.

Mercedes Sprinter insurance groups

Most of the Mercedes Sprinter vans fall into the following insurance groups: 5A - 10A. Click here for the cheapest insurance quote on a Mercedes Sprinter.

Or if you prefer to speak to someone on the telephone, as a used Van Expert reader you can call 0800 080 5295 and quote reference 1545. This will get you the best prices available from a leading van insurance provider.

How does the Mercedes Sprinter insurance group affect van insurance premiums?

If you're looking to save money and get a cheaper van insurance premium, vans in lower insurance groups attract a lower premium, so it's worth comparing what group other vans fall into compared to the Mercedes Sprinter. Click here for the cheapest insurance quote on a Mercedes Sprinter .

Or if you prefer to speak to someone on the telephone, as a used Van Expert reader you can call 0800 080 5295 and quote reference 1545. This will get you the best prices available from a leading van insurance provider.

Mercedes Sprinter fuel economy and Road Tax (V.E.D.)

Used Van Expert recommend basing Mercedes Sprinter (Diesel) fuel economy around the official combined MPG of 31-34.9 (unladen). The combined figure is based on some motorway driving (when MPG will be better) and some city driving (where it will be poor). The official combined laden MPG figure is unavailable. The Mercedes Sprinter fuel tank can hold 75 litres of petrol or diesel.

Used Mercedes Sprinter CO2 Emissions

The Mercedes Sprinter emits 214-240 co2 in g/km and sits in emission class Euro 5 so you can work out the tax costs compared to other vans here:

Vehicle Excise Duty rates 2009-2011 for vans registered before 01 March 2001

VED band Change 2009-10 rate 2009-10 rate
Up to 1549cc +£5 £125 £125
Over 1549cc +£5 £190 £200

Vehicle Excise Duty rates 2009-2011 for vans registered on or after 01 March, 2001

VED band Change 2009-10 rate 2009-10 rate
Euro 4* & 5** discount rate +£5 £125 £125
Standard rate +£5 £185 £200

*for Euro 4 compliant vans registered between 01 March 2003 and 31 December 2006
**for Euro 5 compliant vans registered between 01 January 2009 and 31 December 2010

Mercedes Sprinter dimensions

The Mercedes Sprinter has a wheelbase of 3250 mm and has the following dimensions:

Mercedes Sprinter load space or ‘loadspace’

  • Load volume: 7.5 m3
  • Loadspace length: 2600 mm
  • Loadspace width: 1780 mm
  • Reduced width between wheel arches: 1350mm
  • Loadspace height: 1650 mm
  • Loading floor height: 689 mm

Mercedes Sprinter loading doors:

  • Rear door width: 1565 mm
  • Rear door height: 1540 mm
  • Sliding side door width: 1300 mm
  • Sliding side door height: 1520 mm

Mercedes Sprinter running costs and servicing

There are 103 main dealers who can service a Mercedes Sprinter nationwide, plus many cheaper independents and the service interval for the Mercedes Sprinter is 24,000.

Find a fault guide for the Mercedes Sprinter here.



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