The Ram ProMaster City has been named the 2017 Commercial Green Car of the Year by Green Car Journal for the second consecutive year.
The ProMaster City offers best-in-class fuel economy for small commercial vans (21 MPG city, 28 MPG highway in addition to a cargo capacity of 131.7 cubic feet and a payload capacity of 1,883-lb. – making it perfect for light duty work, Green Car Journal editor Ron Cogan says.
“The Ram ProMaster City delivers exactly what small businesses, tradesmen and fleets need with its class-leading fuel efficiency, ease of carrying and loading cargo and maneuverability in an urban environment,” Cogan said. “Higher efficiency means less fuel use, lower operating costs and lower carbon emissions, important attributes for fleets that wish to operate vehicles with lower environmental impact.”
Only a single engine and transmission combination is available on the ProMaster City – a 2.4-liter four-cylidner Tigershark engine and a nine-speed automatic transmission. The van is also sold as the Fiat Doblo abroad where its offered with a variety of engines including 1.6- and 2.0-liter diesels.