A high roof model, powered by a 2.7-liter, five-cylinder turbo diesel engine averaged 30 miles per gallon when test driven by Car and Driver, and a 3.0-liter, V6 turbo diesel model demonstrated mid-20s for Edmunds.com. The Dodge Sprinter 2500 is available in multiple engine and body configurations.
The Sprinter is a van, pickup and minibus model built by Daimler AG in Stuttgart, Germany. It has been sold under the Mercedes Benz, Volkswagen, Freightliner and Dodge brands. In North America it was chosen by DaimlerChrysler to replace the Dodge Ram van, which had been manufactured with the same body and layout since the 1970s.