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Audi A4 Vs BMW 3 Series Vs Mercedes-Benz CLA comparison

  • Audi A4
Audi A4 Price
  • BMW 3 Series
BMW 3 Series Price
Mercedes-Benz CLA Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 42.34 Lakh
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₹ 41.7 Lakh
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₹ 31.72 Lakh
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Overview

Audi A4 Vs BMW 3 Series Vs Mercedes-Benz CLA Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the A4 Vs 3 Series Vs CLA on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

A4 Vs 3 Series Vs CLA – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Audi A4 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 42.34 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 46.67 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. On the other hand, BMW 3 Series price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 41.7 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 62.9 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the BMW 3 Series costs ₹ 42.1 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of BMW 3 Series comes with a price tag of ₹ 47.5 Lakh Lastly, the Petrol Mercedes-Benz CLA starts at ₹ 35.99 Lakh. The base Diesel version of the Mercedes-Benz CLA costs ₹ 31.72 Lakh, whereas the Mercedes-Benz CLA Diesel top-end costs ₹ 36.99 Lakh.

SummaryAudi A4BMW 3 SeriesMercedes-Benz CLA
Price₹ 42.34 Lakh₹ 41.7 Lakh₹ 31.72 Lakh
ManufacturerAudiBMWMercedes-Benz
Body TypeSedanSedanSedan
Mileage17.84 Km/l16.13 Km/l17.90 Km/l
Power188 bhp255 bhp134 bhp
Engine1984 CC1998 CC2143 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolDiesel

A4 Vs 3 Series Vs CLA – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Audi A4 base Petrol engine returns 18 Km/l. The BMW 3 Series base Petrol returns 16 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 20 Km/l of fuel efficiency. The Mercedes-Benz CLA Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 15 Km/lwhile its Diesel base returns 18 Km/l of mileage.

A4 Vs 3 Series Vs CLA – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Audi A4 gets 188 bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW 3 Series comes in 2 Petrol 255, 382 bhp engines and 188 bhp Diesel engine. Lastly, the Mercedes-Benz CLA is offered in 181 bhp Petrol engine and 134 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type Inline 4-Cylinder EngineTwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Petrol Engine4-Cylinder Diesel Engine Turbocharged
Displacement (CC) 1984 CC1998 CC2143 CC
No Of Cylinder 444
Power 188 bhp@4200-6000 rpm255 bhp@5000 rpm134 bhp@3600-4400 rpm
Torque 320 Nm@1450-4200 rpm400 Nm@1550-4400 rpm300 Nm@1600-3000 rpm
Drive Train FWDRWDFWD
Emission Standard N/ABS VIN/A

Dimensions

Length 4726 mm4633 mm4630 mm
Width 1842 mm1811 mm1777 mm
Height 1427 mm1429 mm1432 mm
Wheelbase 2820 mm2810 mm2699 mm
Ground Clearance 165 mm157 mm160 mm
Boot Space 460 L480 L470 L
Kerb Weight 1555 Kg1544 Kg1570 Kg
Gross Weight 2145 Kg2055 Kg2005 Kg
Front Track 1572 mm1544 mm1549 mm
Rear Track 1555 mm1583 mm1547 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.80 m5.50 m5.50 m
No. Of Doors 444
Seating Capacity 555

Transmission

No. of gears AutomaticAutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type Dual ClutchN/ADual Clutch

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Aluminium Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless,RadialTubeless RadialTubeless Radial
Front Tyre Size 225/50 R17 94Y225/45 R18205/55 R 16
Rear Tyre Size 225/50 R17 94Y255/40 R18205/55 R 16

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscVentilated DiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc

Suspension

Front Suspension 5-link Front Suspension; Tubular Anti-roll BarDouble Joint Spring-strut AxleMcPherson Strut
Rear Suspension 5-link Rear Suspension; Tubular Anti-roll BarFive-ArmFour-link

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 17.84 Km/l16.13 Km/l17.90 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 54.059.056.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electro-Mechanical SteeringElectric Power SteeringElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 7.3 seconds5.8 seconds9.8 seconds
Max Speed 241250220

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagstickticktick
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickticktick
Hill Assisttickticktick
Electronic Stability Programtickticktick
Tractional Controltickticktick
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampstickticktick
Cornering Lightscrosstickcross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipercrosscrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperstickticktick
Headlight Washerstickcrosstick
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickticktick
Lateral Parking-tick-
Tyre Pressure Indicator-tick-
Warning triangle with first-aid kit-tick-

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner3 Zone Climate Control2-Zone Climate ControlAutomatic Climate Control
Heatertickticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audiotickticktick
Paddle Shiftcrossticktick
Cruise Controltickticktick
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameratickticktick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickticktick
Push Start Stop Buttontickticktick
Height Adjustable Driver Seattickticktick
Lumbar Supporttickticktick
Front Armresttickticktick
Rear Armresttickticktick
UpholsteryLeatherLeather DakotaARTICO Leather
Front Cup Holderstickticktick
Keyless Entrytickticktick
Climate Controltickticktick
Preinstallation for Vehicle Set-Upcross--
Emergency Spare Wheel-tick-
Heat Protection Glazing-tick-
ISOFIX-tick-
Launch Control Function-tick-

Lights

Light TypeXenon PlusLEDLED
Front Fog Lampstickticktick
Rear Fog Lampstickticktick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationcrossticktick
Apple CarPlay-tick-

Entertainment

Music Systemtickticktick
CD/DVD Playertickticktick
Speakerstickticktick
Internal Memorytickcrosstick
Radiotickticktick
USB Supporttickticktick
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick
Hi-Fi loudspeaker system-tick-

Reviews

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