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BMW 3 Series Vs Audi A5 comparison

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BMW 3 Series Price
Audi A5 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 41.7 Lakh
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₹ 55.4 Lakh
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Overview

BMW 3 Series Vs Audi A5 Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the 3 Series Vs A5 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.

3 Series Vs A5 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol BMW 3 Series in New Delhi starts at ₹ 41.7 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 62.9 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the BMW 3 Series costs ₹ 42.1 Lakh, whereas the BMW 3 Series Diesel top-end costs ₹ 47.5 Lakh. On the other hand, Audi A5 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 55.4 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 69.24 Lakh for range topping Diesel model.

SummaryBMW 3 SeriesAudi A5
Price₹ 41.7 Lakh₹ 55.4 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWAudi
Body TypeSedanSedan
Mileage16.13 Km/l19.20 Km/l
Power255 bhp188 bhp
Engine1998 CC1968 CC
Fuel TypePetrolDiesel

3 Series Vs A5 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW 3 Series base Petrol engine returns 16 Km/l, whereas the base diesel returns 20 Km/l. The Audi A5 base Diesel returns 17 Km/l.

3 Series Vs A5 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW 3 Series gets 2 Petrol 255, 382 bhp engines and 188 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the Audi A5 comes in 188 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Petrol Engine4-cylinder In-line Diesel Engine With Common Rail Injection System And Turbocharging
Displacement (CC) 1998 CC1968 CC
No Of Cylinder 44
Power 255 bhp@5000 rpm188 bhp@3800-4200 rpm
Torque 400 Nm@1550-4400 rpm400 Nm@1750-3000 rpm
Drive Train RWDFWD
Emission Standard BS VIN/A

Dimensions

Length 4633 mm4733 mm
Width 1811 mm1843 mm
Height 1429 mm1386 mm
Wheelbase 2810 mm2824 mm
Ground Clearance 157 mmN/A
Boot Space 480 L480 L
Kerb Weight 1544 Kg1670 Kg
Gross Weight 2055 Kg2115 Kg
Front Track 1544 mm1587 mm
Rear Track 1583 mm1568 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.50 m5.85 m
No. Of Doors 44
Seating Capacity 55

Transmission

No. of gears AutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type N/ADual Clutch

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsCast Aluminum Alloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless RadialTubeless, Radial
Front Tyre Size 225/45 R18245/40 R18
Rear Tyre Size 255/40 R18245/40 R18

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc

Suspension

Front Suspension Double Joint Spring-strut AxleFive-Link Front Suspension, Tubular Anti-Roll Bar
Rear Suspension Five-ArmTrapezoidal-Link Suspension With Resiliently Mounted Subframe, Anti-Roll Bar

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 16.13 Km/l19.20 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 59.054.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 5.8 seconds7.9 seconds
Max Speed 250235

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 Lightsticktick
Turn Indicators On ORVMticktick
Rear Wipercrosscross
Rain Sensing Wipersticktick
Headlight Washerscrosstick
Headlamp Beam Adjusterticktick
Lateral Parkingtick-
Tyre Pressure Indicatortick-
Warning triangle with first-aid kittick-
Cornering Brake Control (CBC)-cross
Crash Sensor-cross
Remote Control Parking-cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner2-Zone Climate ControlAutomatic Climate Control
Heaterticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audioticktick
Paddle Shiftticktick
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
UpholsteryLeather DakotaLeather
Front Cup Holdersticktick
Keyless Entryticktick
Climate Controlticktick
Emergency Spare Wheeltick-
Heat Protection Glazingtick-
ISOFIXtick-
Launch Control Functiontick-

Lights

Light TypeLEDLED
Front Fog Lampstickcross
Rear Fog Lampsticktick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptyticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorticktick
Seat Belt Warningticktick
Low Fuel Warningticktick
Door Ajar Warningticktick
GPS Navigationticktick
Apple CarPlaytick-

Entertainment

Music Systemticktick
CD/DVD Playerticktick
Speakersticktick
Internal Memorycrosstick
Radioticktick
USB Supportticktick
Bluetooth Supportticktick
Hi-Fi loudspeaker systemtick-

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