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Audi A4 Vs BMW 3 Series Vs Volvo S90 comparison

  • Audi A4
Audi A4 Price
  • BMW 3 Series
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Volvo S90 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 42.34 Lakh
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₹ 41.7 Lakh
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₹ 51.9 Lakh
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Overview

Audi A4 Vs BMW 3 Series Vs Volvo S90 Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the A4 Vs 3 Series Vs S90 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 S90 – 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 Diesel Volvo S90 starts at ₹ 51.9 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 58.9 Lakh for the fully-loaded Diesel model.

SummaryAudi A4BMW 3 SeriesVolvo S90
Price₹ 42.34 Lakh₹ 41.7 Lakh₹ 51.9 Lakh
ManufacturerAudiBMWVolvo
Body TypeSedanSedanSedan
Mileage17.84 Km/l16.13 Km/l16.60 Km/l
Power188 bhp255 bhp187 bhp
Engine1984 CC1998 CC1969 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolDiesel

A4 Vs 3 Series Vs S90 – 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 Volvo S90 Diesel basic model, on the other hand, gives 17 Km/l.

A4 Vs 3 Series Vs S90 – 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 Volvo S90 is offered in 187 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type Inline 4-Cylinder EngineTwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Petrol EngineFour-cylinder Twin Turbo-charged Diesel Engine
Displacement (CC) 1984 CC1998 CC1969 CC
No Of Cylinder 444
Power 188 bhp@4200-6000 rpm255 bhp@5000 rpm187 bhp@4250 rpm
Torque 320 Nm@1450-4200 rpm400 Nm@1550-4400 rpm400 Nm@1750-2500 rpm
Drive Train FWDRWDFWD
Emission Standard N/ABS VIN/A

Dimensions

Length 4726 mm4633 mm4963 mm
Width 1842 mm1811 mm1879 mm
Height 1427 mm1429 mm1443 mm
Wheelbase 2820 mm2810 mm2941 mm
Ground Clearance 165 mm157 mm152 mm
Boot Space 460 L480 L500 L
Kerb Weight 1555 Kg1544 Kg1709 Kg
Gross Weight 2145 Kg2055 Kg2225 Kg
Front Track 1572 mm1544 mm1628 mm
Rear Track 1555 mm1583 mm1629 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.80 m5.50 m5.90 m
No. Of Doors 444
Seating Capacity 555

Transmission

No. of gears AutomaticAutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type Dual ClutchN/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Aluminium Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheel
Tyre Type Tubeless,RadialTubeless RadialTubeless
Front Tyre Size 225/50 R17 94Y225/45 R18245/45 R18
Rear Tyre Size 225/50 R17 94Y255/40 R18245/45 R18

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 AxleDouble Wishbone Suspension
Rear Suspension 5-link Rear Suspension; Tubular Anti-roll BarFive-ArmAir Suspension

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 17.84 Km/l16.13 Km/l16.60 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 54.059.055.0

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 seconds8.2 seconds
Max Speed 241250230

Safety & Security

Airbagsticktick-
Passenger Airbagsticktick-
Side Airbagsticktick-
ABSticktick-
Electronic Brakeforce Distributionticktick-
Brake Assistticktick-
Hill Assistticktick-
Electronic Stability Programticktick-
Tractional Controlticktick-
Engine Immobilizerticktick-
Central Lockingticktick-
Child Safety Lockticktick-
Power Door Lockticktick-
Automatic Headlampsticktick-
Cornering Lightscrosstick-
Turn Indicators On ORVMticktick-
Rear Wipercrosscross-
Rain Sensing Wipersticktick-
Headlight Washerstickcross-
Headlamp Beam Adjusterticktick-
Lateral Parking-tick-
Tyre Pressure Indicator-tick-
Warning triangle with first-aid kit-tick-

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner3 Zone Climate Control2-Zone Climate Control-
Heaterticktick-
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic-
Steering Mounted Audioticktick-
Paddle Shiftcrosstick-
Cruise Controlticktick-
Power Outlets 12Vticktick-
Rear Parking Sensorticktick-
Rear Parking Cameraticktick-
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorticktick-
Push Start Stop Buttonticktick-
Height Adjustable Driver Seatticktick-
Lumbar Supportticktick-
Front Armrestticktick-
Rear Armrestticktick-
UpholsteryLeatherLeather Dakota-
Front Cup Holdersticktick-
Keyless Entryticktick-
Climate Controlticktick-
Preinstallation for Vehicle Set-Upcross--
Emergency Spare Wheel-tick-
Heat Protection Glazing-tick-
ISOFIX-tick-
Launch Control Function-tick-

Lights

Light TypeXenon PlusLED-
Front Fog Lampsticktick-
Rear Fog Lampsticktick-

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptyticktick-
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorticktick-
Seat Belt Warningticktick-
Low Fuel Warningticktick-
Door Ajar Warningticktick-
GPS Navigationcrosstick-
Apple CarPlay-tick-

Entertainment

Music Systemticktick-
CD/DVD Playerticktick-
Speakersticktick-
Internal Memorytickcross-
Radioticktick-
USB Supportticktick-
Bluetooth Supportticktickcross
Hi-Fi loudspeaker system-tick-

Reviews

Expert Reviews
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