Press Kit: 2006 Dodge Sprinter, What's New for '07

2006 Dodge Sprinter: Model Lineup

Auburn Hills, Mich. August 31, 2006 -

MODEL LINEUP

2006 Dodge Sprinter
Passenger Van

  • One Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) rating (8,550 lbs.)
  • Three wheelbases (118, 140 and 158 inches)
  • Two interior roof heights (64 inches and 73 inches)
  • Two seating configurations accommodating eight or 10 passengers
  • Model series: 2500

Cargo van

  • Two GVW ratings (8,550 lbs. and 9,990 lbs.)
  • Three wheelbases (118, 140 and 158 inches)
  • Two interior roof heights (64 inches and 73 inches)
  • Model series: 2500 and 3500

Chassis cab

  • One GVW rating (10,200 lbs.)
  • Two wheelbases (118, 140 and 158 inches)
  • One interior roof height (64 inches)
  • Cutaway (fleet only)
  • Model series: 3500

Standard Equipment

  • Advanced multi-stage air bags
  • Air conditioning with automatic temperature control
  • Alternator – 90 amp
  • Axle ratio – 3.72
  • Battery – 100 amp
  • Brakes – four-wheel, anti-lock system
  • Cooler – auxiliary transmission oil
  • Defroster – rear window (passenger and cargo vans)
  • Doors – right sliding
  • Doors – rear hinged (270-degree opening)
  • Electronic Stability Program (2500 models)
  • Engine – 2.7-liter I-5 Mercedes-Benz Turbo Diesel
  • Floor covering front – rubber
  • Floor covering rear – rubber (passenger van), wood (cargo van)
  • Fuel tank – 26.4 gallons
  • GVW rating 2500 cargo and passenger vans – 8,550 lbs.
  • GVW rating 3500 cargo van – 9,990 lbs.
  • GVW rating 3500 chassis cab – 10,200 lbs.
  • Headlamps – halogen
  • Heater booster
  • Mud flaps – front and rear
  • Radio – AM/FM/cassette
  • Seating – eight passengers (118-inch wheelbase)
  • Seating – 10 passengers (140- and 158-inch wheelbases)
  • Seats –- cloth buckets
  • Seats – reclining front
  • Tachometer
  • Tires – 195/70R15 black sidewall (BSW) all-season (3500 GVW cargo van DRW)
  • Tires – 225/16R16 BSW all-season (2500 GVW cargo and passenger vans, chassis cab DRW)
  • Tires – 225/70R15 all-season (118-inch wheelbase cargo and passenger vans)
  • Traction control
  • Transmission – five-speed automatic
  • Wheels – 15-inch x 6-inch steel (118-inch wheelbase and 3500 cargo van)
  • Wheels – 16-inch x 6-inch steel (140- and 158-inch wheelbase, and 3500 chassis cab)

Optional Equipment

  • Accessory group
  • Air conditioning – rear, heavy-duty (N/A on chassis cab)
  • Alarm – rear backup
  • Alternators – 115 amp, 150 amp, 200 amp
  • Auxiliary battery
  • Auxiliary belt drive
  • Auxiliary front heating group
  • Auxiliary rear heat exchanger prep (N/A on chassis cab)
  • Axle ratio – 4.11
  • Body electrical prep (chassis cab only)
  • Cargo partitions (cargo van only)
  • Chromed trim – front fascia
  • Comfort seating group
  • Convenience group
  • Daytime running lamps – headlamps
  • Delete right sliding door (cargo van only)
  • Delete taillamps (chassis cab only)
  • Door – left sliding (cargo van only)
  • Fascia – rear, gray, with step pad (N/A on chassis cab)
  • Fog lamps
  • Glass – sunscreen (passenger van only)
  • Headlamp washers
  • Heated seat – driver and passenger
  • Heater – rear, auxiliary (N/A on chassis cab)
  • High-idle function
  • Hitch – 5,000 lbs. receiver (part of trailer tow group)
  • Maintenance group
  • Parabolic mirrors
  • Power convenience group
  • Radio – AM/FM/CD
  • Rear back-up warning system (N/A on chassis cab)
  • Seats – first-row rear bench, three passengers (cargo van only)
  • Seats – luxury bucket, driver (cargo van only)
  • Seats – premium cloth buckets (passenger van only)
  • Side mirror extension
  • Speed control
  • Step – wide metal, rear (cargo van only)
  • Sun roof – manual, tilting (standard roof)
  • Tow hook – rear (N/A on chassis cab)
  • Trailer tow group
  • Wheels – 16-inch x 6-inch aluminum (N/A on chassis cab)
  • Window – fixed in roof (cargo van only)
  • Window – left and right side, front, sliding (passenger van only)
  • Window groups (cargo van only)
  • Windshield – heated with rain sensor