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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 popular truck and van lineup. The 2016 model continues Ram Commercial's commitment to upfitter friendliness with new features driven by customer input. ProMaster boasts numerous best-in-class features, which are appreciated by the hardworking customers of Ram's full-size van. Best-in-class fuel efficiency, usability and impressive total cost of ownership all combine to deliver a proven solution for businesses and fleets. ProMaster has experienced great success in an expanding, purpose-built, full-size van segment with a number of best-in-class features focused on the commercial customer. ProMaster boasts numerous best-in-class features, which are appreciated by the hardworking customers of Ram's full-size van. Best-in-class fuel efficiency, usability and impressive total cost of ownership 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 engine, which generates peak torque of 295 lb.-ft. at just 1,400 rpm. The engine features a number of refinements, including internal engine components, turbo and emission controls. Helping to reduced total cost of ownership, an oil-level sensor contributes to a best-in-class oil change schedule of up to 18,500 miles. The standard-equipment 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 is rated at 280 horsepower with peak torque of 260 lb.-ft. The dual-overhead-cam, 24-valve Pentastar delivers the capability required of a commercial van without compromising refinement.
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 window availability to 159-inch, high roof, extended configuration, new chrome grille for upscale appearance on RV and shuttle conversions, new 20-amp auxiliary switches on instrument panel and second battery prep package enable upfitters to easily adapt a variety of conversions. Ram ProMaster is a purpose-built, highly customizable van designed to exceed the demands of commercial customers. ProMaster best-in-class features include - Total cost of ownership, turning diameter, interior ceiling height, step-in height, and width between wheel wells.
Ram Commercial will continue to have a larger presence in commercial vehicle segments. ProMaster supports the Ram Brand strategy to offer a one-stop shop for their large truck and van fleets. Ram's ProMaster and ProMaster City vans enhance the brand's commercial offerings, which include the brand's line of Tradesman pickups and Chassis Cab trucks.Safety and security were two of the guiding principles followed by engineers throughout the development of the Ram ProMaster van. Ram's full-size van offers more than 35 active and passive safety and security features. The ProMaster also includes standard ESC, hosting a number of technologies such as trailer-sway control. Security also means notification of the traffic around you. Ram ProMaster features ParkView rear backup camera and ParkSense rear park assist with audible warning, all of which are useful when maneuvering a large van. 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. For example, while backing up to a loading dock.