2019 Ram ProMaster vs 2019 Ford Transit
If you’re looking to add a versatile cargo van to your commercial fleet, the 2019 Ram ProMaster and 2019 Ford Transit are a fitting place to start. Find out which of these two cargo vans proves the better choice for your business with this complete comparison.
Both the 2019 Ram ProMaster and the 2019 Ford Transit offer multiple wheelbase options to fit varying levels of cargo-hauling needs. The ProMaster lineup features a Standard Wheelbase with a cargo volume of 309.5 cubic feet, a Medium Wheelbase with 414.2 cubic feet and a Long Wheelbase with 540.4 cubic feet. On the Transit lineup, we see a Regular Wheelbase with a cargo volume of 363.8 cubic feet, a Long Wheelbase with 459.2 cubic feet and a Long-EL option with up to 542.2 cubic feet. Between the two lineups, the ProMaster offers the most diversity in cargo accommodations, making it better suited to meet commercial needs from mild to extreme.
2019 Ram ProMaster
2019 Ford Transit
|3.6L Pentastar® V6||Base Engine||3.7L Ti-VCT V6|
|280 hp / 260 lb-ft||Horsepower||275 hp / 260 lb-ft|
|4,680 lbs.||Payload Capacity||4,640 lbs.|
2019 Ram ProMaster and 2019 Ford Transit Main Differences
As you can see, the 2019 Ram ProMaster comes slightly ahead in standard power and capability. The Ram cargo van also boasts a list of class-leading titles, from a best-in-class standard cargo width of 75.6 in. to a best-in-class 21-in. low load floor height and a best-in-class width between the wheel wells of 56 in.
In the 2019 Ram ProMaster, drivers are given the choice between a standard 5-inch Uconnect 3 setup or the available 5-inch Uconnect 3 NAV system. On the 2019 Ford Transit lineup, the available 4-inch LCD SYNC® and 6.5-inch SYNC 3 with navigation setups offer a similarly vast breadth of feature offerings, but the standard setup is an outdated AM/FM stereo with a 4-inch multifunction display.
Both cargo vans come suited with a standard rearview camera, but the ProMaster adds in an available ParkSense® Rear Park Assist System for easy maneuvering into tight spots. The ProMaster lineup also boasts a list of clever features for cabin versatility with the available underseat storage tray and 180-degree driver and front passenger swivel seats.