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The term conversion van covers a broad range of vehicles. In its most basic elements, a conversion van is a van that can be converted into a bunch of different things. In order to understand the different types, and help you choose which one suits your needs, we will go into detail about the van conversion types and converters.
Van Conversion Types
There are many types of conversion vans including:
Camper Vans / Class B Vans
A basic conversion van is typically a completely bare van that can be converted to suit the needs of the customer. This completely bare van can be a full-size van or a mini-van. Full-size conversion vans, such as the RAM ProMaster, are typically converted into business vans. While conversion mini-vans are typically converted into [...]
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Ford and RAM have some of the most capable and versatile conversion vans in the industry. The Ford Transit conversion van and RAM ProMaster conversion van are full-size vans built for comfort and convenience for passengers or ultimate customization for commercial purposes. With several similarities between the two, it can be challenging deciding which one to buy.
We sell both conversion vans at Paul Sherry Conversion Vans, so we’re knowledgeable about what each van offers and what kind of people and jobs they suit most.
Which Conversion Van Should I Buy? Ford vs RAM Conversion Vans
Ford conversion vans and RAM conversion vans each have a lot to offer in terms of safety, technology, and performance. Still, when you’re deciding between the two, breaking down the details can help you find the right conversion van for you.
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A conversion van was once one of the most popular types of vehicles for travel enthusiasts who longed for adventures with their families or friends. In more recent years, we hear more about RVs and even large SUVs taking over the job. Are conversion vans still made? If so, what do they offer to modern drivers?
Are Conversion Vans Still Being Produced?
Yes, new conversion vans are still being produced and manufactured. You might just not hear about them as much because they aren’t as widely used as they once were. However, today’s conversion vans are still built for convenience and comfort, just like they always have been.
Sherry Vans is one of the top selling dealerships of new conversion vans available for consumer purchase in the USA. We have 7, 9, and 12-passenger conversion vans for personal and commercial use, as well as mobility vans that can be tailored to the unique needs of [...]
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Sherry Vans is proud to be a leading seller of the all-new RAM Conversion Van, one of the best-performing and most customizable conversion vans in the industry. The Sherry Vans RAM conversion van is back for 2021, and this year proves to be the most exciting one yet for the conversion van and its owners. From new safety features to a redesigned interior for 7 and 9-passenger vans, there are new additions for everyone who’s considering the purchase of a new 2021 conversion van.
A Look at the All-New RAM ProMaster Conversion Van for 2021
The 2021 RAM ProMaster conversion van is making its way to dealerships, and we’re excited about everything it offers our customers. Some of the biggest changes to the conversion van for this upcoming model year are [...]
If you’ve never bought a conversion van before, you may not realize how much is involved with a new conversion van purchase. Several considerations should go into your purchase from warranties to protect your van to money-saving incentives to unique features that boost safety, convenience, and comfort.
New Conversion Van Buying Tips
We want your conversion van buying experience to go as smoothly as possible. Here are a few tips to help you decide what conversion van is right for you:
Look for Manufacturer Incentives and Discounts
Most auto manufacturers put out discounts and incentives regularly to entice people to keep buying their vehicles. New conversion vans are no different. RAM, for instance, releases occasional 0% financing offers, cash-off deals, and financing and leasing incentives that we can then pass onto our customers.
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Renting a conversion van for your family vacation can be a good option in some cases. Renting is undoubtedly a cheaper short-term alternative to buying a van, and you won’t have to worry about the maintenance costs that come along with owning one. But when you travel frequently, does it make more sense to invest in a conversion van of your own?
Buying vs. Renting a Conversion Van: Important Points to Consider
There’s a lot to consider with any vehicle purchase, but this is especially true with conversion vans. These vans can be costly, but they also come packed with features for convenience, safety, entertainment, comfort, and more. Before you decide if renting or buying a conversion van is the right step, consider these points:
Frequency of Use
Renting a conversion van might be an affordable choice for families who travel once a year or less frequently. But if you take trips often, it’s probably [...]
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Conversion vans are among the most versatile vehicles on the road. Although they can be a hefty investment to start with, conversion vans are also known for their longevity and reliability for years to come.
Like all vehicles, you get what you put into your conversion van in terms of its maintenance and long-term care. The more diligent you are about keeping up with regular maintenance tasks, the more your conversion van will reward you.
The following maintenance routines are crucial to follow as a conversion van owner:
Your van’s fluids keep its components in excellent working condition. Changing the oil and oil filter as often as your van’s owner’s manual suggests is a must. Newer vehicles often allow for slightly longer periods between oil changes, but you still need to consider your mileage, too.
In addition to oil changes, you should check your fluids periodically, even if you just set a reminder on [...]
Comments Off on Why A RAM Conversion Van Can Make the Best Camping Van
There are plenty of different styles of camping to enjoy, from camping in a tent to spending the night in your vehicle surrounded by nature and everything in between. Whatever your preference, a Sherry van is the best choice.
Sherry RAM conversion vans have a reclining rear sofa to make it easy to sleep in, or to fit all the gear you need to set up a tent and campsite and enjoy a remote area. Discover some of the features that set Sherry vans apart from other conversion vans when it comes time for your next camping trip.
High Interior Height
RAM conversion vans have an incredibly high interior height of 6’4” which is the best interior height you will find in a conversion van. This is particularly useful for those who plan on spending the night inside the vehicle itself since they can likely stand upright without concern. In other words, there is no [...]
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If you are in the market for a new conversion van, then you will likely want to know how much you should plan on paying for the vehicle. In addition to the sticker price of the vehicle, there are some other fees that you will need to keep in mind. Take a look at all of the factors that go into pricing a conversion van so you can save up accordingly.
As with any other purchase that you make, you will have to pay tax on your conversion van. In Ohio, the state itself collects a tax of 5.75% on any vehicle bought. Certain counties charge an additional 2% in taxes. Keep these figures in mind because while the percentage is fairly small, it can add up to a few hundred dollars depending on the price of your conversion van.
Keep in mind, however, that these taxes are not applied to any discounts you [...]
Comments Off on Ford Transit Conversion Van Vs. Ram Conversion Van: How They Stack Up
When it comes time to buy a conversion van, you will have many options. Most are based on either the Ford Transit or the Ram, both of which are known for their ability to accommodate a range of upfits and their reliability. While either the Ford Transit conversion van and the Ram conversion van will be a good option for you, each tends to appeal to a specific type of driver. See how the two vans stack up against each other to determine which one will be better for you.
Whether you choose a conversion van based on the Ford Transit or the Ram ProMaster, you will find yourself with more than one engine to choose from. The Ford Transit offers either a 3.7-liter V6 with 275 horsepower and [...]
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The Sherry 9-Passenger Van is poised to be the top-selling van of 2019. These popular vehicles are incredibly versatile, appealing to a wide range of situations and drivers. With a proven reputation, amazing features to set them apart, and nationwide delivery available, it is no surprise that the Sherry 9-Passenger Vans are forecasted to take the lead in the van segment.
The forecast for nine-passenger Sherry van sales in 2019 comes from years of growth. Sherry has been selling more and more of these vans to customers across the country. This growth will likely continue for 2019, with even more drivers looking to take advantage of all that a nine-passenger van has to offer.
Since these vans have already been popular for years, 2019 will likely include repeat [...]
Comments Off on (Update 2019) New Conversion Vans & Company Overviews
As you look at the new conversion vans that are available in 2019, you will notice plenty of familiar conversions and some notable updates. Between the range of van makes and the conversion van companies, there is something for everyone, regardless of your needs.
New Conversion Van Makes RAM
One of the most popular vans for conversions is the RAM ProMaster, which serves as the base of many conversion vans across the country. The RAM ProMaster has class-exclusive front-wheel drive for responsive handling, vertical walls that are nearly 90 degrees, and a best-in-class standard cargo height of 65.4 inches, more than enough room. There are also two exterior heights, four lengths, and three wheelbases available for the RAM ProMaster.
Another incredibly popular choice for a conversion van is the GMC Savanna, which was created to transport [...]
Comments Off on Sherry RAM Conversion Vans Are The Ultimate Tailgating Van
When you think of tailgating, do not forget to consider the RAM conversion van. While most people do not picture a van for tailgating, the RAM conversion van actually checks off all the boxes of what you want for this type of vehicle and even throws in some bonus features.
Rear Doors Swing Fully Open
One of the great things about the RAM conversion van is that the rear doors swing open completely. This means that you can easily access the interior while tailgating, eliminating the need to waste time unloading all your gear from the vehicle. Or just take advantage of the widely opening rear doors to easily get your gear like a cooler, chairs, or even grill out of the van, so you can start tailgating without struggling to remove items from the car.
TV With Premium Sound System
The RAM conversion van also comes with a TV, so you do not have [...]
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When you visit Paul Sherry Conversion Vans to look at the new 2019 RAM conversion vans, you will notice some updates to the latest version. Since our new conversion vans are based on the RAM, the changes to the regular vans translate into some exciting upgrades for all conversion vans built on that particular base. Discover some of the upgrades you will notice with the 2019 RAM conversion vans compared to the previous model years.
If you happen to spot a 2019 RAM conversion van next to the previous model year, you will instantly notice a few exterior upgrades. The most obvious changes are in the front fascia, which will require a closer look. Of the fascia updates, the most notable is the integration of the “RAM” grille theme that was previously just found on the line of pickup trucks. The RAM ProMaster that is the basis for 2019 conversions also has new [...]
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There are many reasons to own a standard van, but the new Ram conversion vans really stand out in their class. Out of the many promising features to offer drivers and passengers, here are a few of the most noteworthy.
Top-Notch Turning Diameter
By far one of the best features in the new RAM conversion vans is its highly agile turning radius. Drivers love that they only need 36 feet to get this van turned around. This makes it much easier to get in and out of tight spots in the city. The ProMaster turns the cliché that vans are hard to park upside down with its maneuverability.
Drivers and passengers can rest assured that they will ride in comfort with all the space the RAM conversion van has to offer. It ranks best-in-class with the High Roof models providing an impressive 76 inches of interior room. Even the standard version offers an [...]