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Extraordinary Safety Comes Standard
Your safety has always been a priority at Mercedes-Benz. The 2021 Sprinter continues that tradition by providing segment-leading active and passive safety systems as standard equipment on every model. The Sprinter Van also offers optional Safety Packages that are industry firsts for commercial vehicles. All to help make your driving experience as safe as possible.

Safety Features for the 2021 Sprinter

Active Brake Assist
Standard
This advanced system senses the likelihood of a collision with a vehicle ahead and sends both a visual and audible warning followed by initiating autonomous braking.

Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC®
An intelligent cruise control system which senses traffic conditions and actively controls your speed to keep you at a safe distance.

360° Camera
When the reverse gear is selected, this visual parking aid uses four digital cameras to generate various views of the vehicle's surroundings and shows them in real time on the multimedia display.

ATTENTION ASSIST®
Helps prevent drowsy driving by monitoring your driving patterns and providing an early warning in case fatigue is detected.

Traffic Sign Assist
Uses a camera to provide you additional help with identifying speed restriction signs, No Passing Zones, and No Entry signs.

Load-Adaptive Electronic Stability Program (ESP®
Standard
Load-Adaptive Electronic Stability Program (ESP®)
Standard on all Sprinter Van models, this innovative feature takes the vehicle load and center of gravity into account, automatically braking individual wheels and reducing engine power to stabilize the vehicle if wheelspin, understeer, or oversteer is detected.

Crosswind Assist®
StandardCrosswind Assist 
Crosswind Assist3 helps stabilize your van and boosts safety in strong, gusting crosswinds.  This standard feature helps ensure your van remains in its lane at highway speeds.

Highbeam Assist
Highbeam Assist
Highbeam Assist takes the annoyance of constantly switching between high and low beams out of your driving experience, automatically switching the high beams on and off depending upon traffic ahead and oncoming vehicles.

Active Lane Keeping Assist®
Lane Keeping Assist
Lane Keeping Assist uses a multi-function camera in the windshield to recognize unintentional drifting out of lane, sending you a visible and audible signal when lane departure is detected.



Blind Spot Assist®
Blind Spot Assist
Blind Spot Assist has Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, which employs automatic braking to avoid a collision with traffic crossing your path while reversing.



Hill Start Assist
Standard
Briefly stops your vehicle from rolling backward or forward, giving you an extra level of safety and confidence when making a hill start.  Hill Start Assist maintains brake pressure for approximately two seconds, so you can remove your foot from the brake pedal without rolling.

Rescue Assist
First responders to an accident can scan a QR code in a Mercedes-Benz Van to quickly see where batteries, airbags, and other structural elements are located in order to safely perform the rescue.

Driver and Passenger Airbags
Standard
The driver and passenger front, thorax, and window airbags help protect you and your passengers in the event of a collision.