2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris Review for Skokie, IL
When it comes to commercial vans, Mercedes-Benz has your business covered. Next to the popular full-size Sprinter is the smaller cousin, the Metris. The 2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris fits perfectly in the middle of the market’s commercial lineup, offering both cargo and passenger configurations.
While the Metris is primarily engineered for commercial purposes, we’ve had many large families fall in love with the roominess of this mid-size van. Businesses in Skokie, IL ranging from HVAC and plumbing to taxi and shuttle services love the Metris for its reliability and versatility.
2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris Performance
The 2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris derives its power from a 2.0L turbo-four putting out 208 horsepower with 258 lb-ft of torque complimented by rear-wheel drive and a seven-speed transmission. This allows the Metris to tow up to 5,000 lbs with a payload capacity of nearly 1,900 lbs. The Metris engine has enough power to provide a 0-60 mph of 8.6 seconds, an impressive acceleration for a mid-size van.
When looking at combined city/highway mileage, the Metris cargo van achieves 22 mpg while the Metris passenger van achieves 21 mpg. Optional eco start/stop helps improve fuel efficiency by shutting off the engine when otherwise idling.
The Metris is engineered to be nimble and agile, particularly in heavy traffic, on windy highways, and in inclement weather. It is the only model in its class with rear-wheel drive for improved handling even when hauling its class-leading payload limit.
2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris Exterior
The 2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris comes standard with all-season tires, perfect for the rain and snow near Skokie, IL. To better match your business’s needs, you can choose from a variety of door options, including sliding rear passengers doors, 270-degree rear doors, sliding driver door, etc.
Many commercial enterprises gravitate toward the white Metris exterior, which looks sharp with your company logo and contact information. Passenger Metris van buyers may want to opt for other exterior colors including:
- Pebble grey
- Jupiter red
- Navy blue
- Jet black
- Obsidian black metallic
- Dolomite brown metallic
- Brilliant silver metallic
- Cavansite blue metallic
- Flint grey metallic
- Mountain crystal white metallic
2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris Interior
The 2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris passenger van provides 38.0 cubic feet of cargo space, while the cargo-oriented configuration allows 97.3 cubic feet. Rear side doors can come powered by the push of a button, while rear exits are illuminated for increased passenger safety. The floor of your Metris can be upgraded to laminate, rubber, or wood flooring for easier cleaning.
The passenger Metris can come with seven or eight seats. This allows a two-seat second row to enable easier access to the rear row. Choose from standard Tunja Black fabric or upgraded black leatherette.
Available interior upgrades allow you to upgrade to lumbar support, comfort suspension, automatic climate control, lower console system, dividing panels, and other interior comforts and practicalities.
Cargo Metris vans are compatible with Master Solutions systems, allowing customized shelving, storage, refrigeration, mobile office, windows, specialized lighting, inverters, ramps, and more.
Mercedes-Benz also offers the option to uplift your van based on tried-and-true configurations designed for individual industries, including HVAC, plumbing, electrician, telecom, delivery, or general services.
2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris Technology Features
Though the Metris is designed for commercial purposes, it is by no means bare bones. With optional technology upgrades like rear seat entertainment, Becker MAP PILOT navigation, USB port, Bluetooth, and cruise control, your Metris can look and feel like any other modern car. Your Metris van also comes with a color touchscreen console that serves as the hub for your technology features.
The cargo-based Metris can also be outfitted with a variety of custom technology to suit your business, allowing you to install outlets, lighting, computers, and other tech.
Safety Features of the 2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris
The 2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris is available fully loaded with advanced safety features, including lane keep assist, forward collision warning, blind spot monitoring, and rearview camera.
The Metris also comes standard with attention assist, which monitors normal driving habits to recognize drowsy driving patterns, alerting the driver to take needed breaks. The dynamic handling system adapts to each unique load to adjust braking of individual wheels, engine power, and steering to help keep the van stable.
Similarly, the 2019 Mercdes-Benz Metris comes standard with crosswind assist, to ensure the tall Metris van stays within its lane during high winds.
Why Buy from Loeber Motors near Skokie, IL?
Loeber Motors is experienced in helping businesses lease and maintain a fleet of quality, reliable Mercedes-Benz vehicles. Our mid-size 2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris and full-size Sprinter provide both passenger and cargo options. We have the area’s widest selection of Metris vans on-hand to ensure you get every feature you need without waiting for a factory order.
Our centrally located dealership near Skokie, IL is standing by to quickly maintain and repair your commercial vehicles to keep business up and running.
Your 2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris van comes standard with five years and 100,000 km of 24/7 roadside assistance. Mercedes-Benz also stand behind its commercial vehicles with a host of warranties, from the 3-year/60,000 km basic limited warranty to the powertrain, emissions, and surface corrosion warranties.
Loeber Motors also offers prepaid maintenance programs to lock in the cost of your regular maintenance for the first 3 years / 3 services or 5 years / 9 services.