Mercedes Sprinter 144 Wheelbase 4x4 Build

Asking Price $165,000

4x4 "ALL-SEASON" overlander. Everything you need and nothing you don't!

Whether you're ready for full-time van life or a weekend warrior, this van is ready for adventure. This rig has a functional layout for living, entertaining, and more storage than you could imagine for the 144" platform. 

This is not a full Vansmith build. This build is built with The Vansmith walls and cabinets. All other componentry is by the builder. This is build is not covered by The Vansmith.

Van Features

Sprinter 144- High Roof- 4WD- 6cyl Diesel

1,500 miles (mileage from driving back and forth to dealerships and to get suspension package added)

100,000 mile / 5 year extended warranty

Back-up camera

Parking package with 360 degree camera

MBUX intelligent Navigation

Swivel Seats- Passenger/Driver

Upgraded lighting package: high beam assist, LED high performance head lights, fog lamp with cornering light function, LED tail lights

Electric folding mirrors

Active brake assist

Active lane assist

Comfort seat package

Heated seats

Leather steering wheel w/ multifunction

12v power outlet driver's seat base

Heated exterior mirrors

Blind spot assist

Attention assist

Tray for wireless charging of smart phone

11" touchscreen

Low and high range 4x4

Acoustic package

Traffic sign assist

Conversion Features

Exterior Mods

Van Compass front bumper w/ recessed winch mount

Van Compass floating light mount

Backwoods Adventure Mods roof rack

Backwoods Adventure Mods side ladder

Van Compass Stage 3 suspension / lift kit: Falcon 2.1 shocks and mounting system, 4x4 sprinter sumo rings, rear falcon 2.1 shocks, rear mini pack and upgraded leaf springs, and dust boots for all 4 shocks.

Warn VR evo 10-s winch

Rhino Lined Flare-space flares - allows you to sleep sideways (79 inches) and frees up more space inside

16in Black Rhino wheels x 5

BFG KO2 Tires (265/75r16) x 5

50" Pathfinder recessed light bar on roof rack

2 x 9" Pathfinder prowler driving lights

Interior Build

1/4' birch wrapped in insulated foam and fire retardant fabric

Durable Lonseal marine coin floor

Custom CNC'd baltic birch with laminate overlay for protection

Kitchen galley w/ plenty of storage

Acacia butcher block counter top

Custom stainless steel backsplash with powder coated aluminum mountain range

5 x upper cabinets w/ soft closing hinges w/ 1 x rear cubby

Driver's side storage fender/electrical storage box w/ 3 x doors to hide controls and access panel for electric.

Passenger's side fender storage box: hides 20 gallon water tank w/ plenty of storage.

Space saving flare trim rings

Custom Aluminum bed-frame

Custom tochta mattress

2 x bench seats w/ a massive amount of storage

Rear door storage cubbies

Reliance toilet

Electrical/Water System

Renogy 200 AH Smart lithium "self heating" batteries - perfect for winter.

Renogy smart DC to DC (alternator) charger

Renogy smart solar charger

200 watts of Renogy Solar Panels

Renogy smart bluetooth module to access battery info via app

Renogy 2000 watt inverter

Blue sea main on/off switch

2 x touch (dimmable) reading lights in flare trim ring

2 x 110 recessed outlets w/ usb charging

4 x usb charger (not including front cabin chargers)

6 x recessed puck lights (on a dimmable touch switch)

Recessed rope light underneath cabinets (on a dimmable touch switch)

0 gallon water tank / 7 gallon grey water tank (with option to dump straight onto the ground)


Isotherm cruise elegance 85 fridge

Ramblewood 2 burner stovetop

Stainless steel deep sink / faucet

Rear shower w/ electric surflo pump and strainer

20 gallon fender box tank for quick disconnect shower

Climate Control

CR Laurence T-vent Window (sliding door)

Maxxair fan (both ways)

Rear arctic tern window

Espar d2s2 high altitude diesel heater with remote

3m thinsulate / Havelock wool insulation

Adventure Van Co insulated magnetic curtains for stealth sleeping and climate control