Mercedes-Benz Sprinter is UK Van of the Year

Mercedes-Benz Sprinter takes third award in November

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More glory for the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter with the popular offering being named the UK Van of the Year 2017.

The latest award for the Mercedes-Benz large commercial van comes after it picked up two other awards in November.

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The Sprinter was crowned the Most Reliable Van by UK fleet owners (taking that title for the second straight year), it also took home the Large Van of the Year title from a separate fleet awards event.

The latest win for the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter comes from the prestigious Commercial Fleet Awards.

Judged by a panel of industry experts, including van operators themselves, the Sprinter was commended for its very good all-round performance.

“The win for Sprinter is a good indication of fleet opinion – it is beloved by many companies operating in a multitude of industry sectors.” - Commercial Fleet Award judges

Steve Bridge is the boss of Mercedes-Benz Vans UK, he says what makes the recognition more remarkable is that the Sprinter will be replaced with a new and improved version next year.

“For Sprinter to receive the highest honours in its final full year of production is testament to the service this vehicle dutifully carries out for thousands of owners and operators, who consistently trust in us and our vehicles to keep their businesses moving.”

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