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The 2016 Ram ProMaster continues to answer the call of businesses everywhere as it solidifies its place in Ram Commercial’s lineup. The 2016 model continues Ram Commercial’s commitment to upfitter friendliness with new features driven by customer input. Best-in-class fuel efficiency, usability and impressive total cost of ownership all help to combine for a proven solution for both fleets and businesses. ProMaster has experienced great success in the expanding, full-size van segment with a number of best-in-class features focused on the commercial customer. ProMaster offers numerous best-in-class features, including best-in-class fuel efficiency, total cost of ownership and usability, which all combine to deliver a proven solution for businesses and fleets.
Under the Promaster’s Hood
The Ram ProMaster marks the North American introduction of the potent 174-horsepower 3.0-liter inline four-cylinder EcoDiesel enginge. The engine features a number of refinements, including turbo and emission controls. This helps to reduce the total cost of ownership, along with an oil-level sensor which helps to a best-in-class oil change range of over 18,500 miles. The standard-equipment 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 is rated at 280 horsepower with impressive peak torque. Ram ProMaster® boasts a Class-Exclusive Front-Wheel-Drive (FWD) system+ that allows for nimble and responsive handling when making your way through busy jobsites and narrow streets. With fewer parts to maintain, the FWD system also contributes to a lower lifetime cost of ownership.
Design of RAM Promaster
The Ram design team started out with a functional exterior and interior, then added distinct Ram styling while adapting the full-size van for North America. 2016 Ram ProMaster adds available windows to the 159-inch tall roof, new chrome grille adds an upscale shuttle and RV appearance, Ram ProMaster is purpose-built, designed to exceed the demands of commercial consumers, with highly customizable features. ProMaster best-in-class features include – Total cost of ownership, turning diameter, interior ceiling height, step-in height, and width between wheel wells. The rear doors swing open 260 degrees, folding almost flat to the side of the van. They provide an incredible amount of easy access, even in the tightest spaces. Doors also have built-in 90- and 180-degree detents, providing for various loading or unloading situations and giving you control when opening.
Ram Commercial continues to have a large presence in the expanding commercial vehicle segment. ProMaster supports the Brand’s promise to offer top of the line large truck and van fleets. Ram’s ProMaster and ProMaster City vans add to the brand’s commercial offerings, which include their line of Tradesman pickups and Chassis Cab trucks.Safety and security were two of the largest factors in building the Ram Promaster as evidenced by more than 35 safety and security features. Ram ProMaster features ParkView rear backup camera and ParkSense rear park assist. The ParkView camera is located above the rear doors, enabling operators to see the rear of the van without obstruction from the doors when opened. Standard safety features for the 2016 Ram ProMaster include front, side and side curtain airbags, antilock disc brakes, hill start assist, stability control (with trailer sway control) and traction control. Optional features include rear parking sensors and a rearview camera.