“Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.” Sure to make the famous (if unofficial) postman’s pledge just a little easier to follow through on are the 9,113 Ram ProMaster® 2500 cargo vans recently ordered from Ram Trucks by the United States Postal Service.
Often touted on this blog and elsewhere as THE cargo van for small business, the Ram ProMaster has its reputation has a hardworking, capable vehicle reaffirmed by this sizable purchase. The specific ProMaster on order by the USPS is the 2016 Ram ProMaster 2500 featuring the award-winning, gasoline-fueled 3.6-liter Pentastar® V6 engine rated at 280-horsepower output with peak torque of 260 lb-ft. The engine is paired with a proven, smooth-shifting six-speed automatic transmission, upgraded to accommodate the cargo van’s exceptional cargo-hauling capability.
“The Ram ProMaster is suited to meet the challenging demands of a USPS delivery vehicle,” said Bob Hegbloom, Head of Ram Brand, FCA – North America. “Reliability, durability, ease of use, lower acquisition and operating costs are hallmarks of the Ram ProMaster.”
Those same characteristics are what make the Ram ProMaster the smart choice for small businesses as well. After all, whether you’re part of a fleet thousands of people strong, or just a small one-person show, what doesn’t change is the need for a vehicle you can rely on.
Visit your nearest BusinessLink dealer for a firsthand look at what the Ram ProMaster cargo van can do for a business like yours.