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BMW 3 Series Vs BMW X5 comparison

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  • BMW 3 Series
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  • BMW X5
BMW X5 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 41.7 Lakh
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₹ 74.9 Lakh
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Overview

BMW 3 Series Vs BMW X5 Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the 3 Series Vs X5 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 X5 – 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, BMW X5 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 84.4 Lakh. The base Diesel model of the BMW X5 costs ₹ 74.9 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of BMW X5 comes with a price tag of ₹ 82.9 Lakh.

SummaryBMW 3 SeriesBMW X5
Price₹ 41.7 Lakh₹ 74.9 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWBMW
Body TypeSedanSUV
Mileage16.13 Km/l13.38 Km/l
Power255 bhp265 bhp
Engine1998 CC2993 CC
Fuel TypePetrolDiesel

3 Series Vs X5 – 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 BMW X5 base Petrol returns 11 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 13 Km/l of fuel efficiency.

3 Series Vs X5 – 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 BMW X5 comes in 340 bhp Petrol engine and 265 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Petrol EngineTwinPower Turbo 6-cylinder Diesel Engine
Displacement (CC) 1998 CC2993 CC
No Of Cylinder 46
Power 255 bhp@5000 rpm265 bhp@4000 rpm
Torque 400 Nm@1550-4400 rpm620 Nm@1500-2500 rpm
Drive Train RWDAWD
Emission Standard BS VIBS VI

Dimensions

Length 4633 mm4922 mm
Width 1811 mm2004 mm
Height 1429 mm1745 mm
Wheelbase 2810 mm2975 mm
Ground Clearance 157 mm209 mm
Boot Space 480 L650 L
Kerb Weight 1544 KgN/A
Gross Weight 2055 KgN/A
Front Track 1544 mm1666 mm
Rear Track 1583 mm1686 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.50 m6.40 m
No. Of Doors 45
Seating Capacity 55

Transmission

No. of gears AutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type N/AN/A
Adaptive 2-axle Air Suspension N/A
Adaptive Suspension N/A
Cruise Control with braking function N/A
Integrated Brake System N/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless RadialTubeless, Radial
Front Tyre Size 225/45 R18265/50 R19
Rear Tyre Size 255/40 R18265/50 R19

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc

Suspension

Front Suspension Double Joint Spring-strut AxleAdaptive Suspension
Rear Suspension Five-ArmAdaptive Suspension

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 16.13 Km/l13.38 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 59.085.0

Steering

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

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 5.8 seconds6.9 seconds
Max Speed 250230

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 Wipercrosstick
Rain Sensing Wipersticktick
Headlight Washerscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjusterticktick
Lateral Parkingtick-
Tyre Pressure Indicatortick-
Warning triangle with first-aid kittick-
Active Parking Assist with parktronic-cross
Kneebag-cross
Parking Package with Reversing Camera-cross
PRE-SAFE System-cross
SOS emergency call function-cross
Tirefit-cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner2-Zone Climate Control4-Zone Automatic Climate Control
Heaterticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audioticktick
Paddle Shiftticktick
Cruise Controltickcross
Power Outlets 12Vticktick
Rear Parking Sensorticktick
Rear Parking Cameratickcross
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorticktick
Push Start Stop Buttonticktick
Height Adjustable Driver Seatticktick
Lumbar Supportticktick
Front Armresttickcross
Rear Armresttickcross
UpholsteryLeather DakotaLeather 'Dakota'
Front Cup Holdersticktick
Keyless Entryticktick
Climate Controlticktick
Emergency Spare Wheeltick-
Heat Protection Glazingtick-
ISOFIXtick-
Launch Control Functiontick-
Automatic Climate Control-cross
Dynamic Select-cross
Surround view cameras with 360 degree view including top view, panorama view and 3D view-tick
Telephony with wireless charging and extended functionality-tick
Two USB Port In The Rear-cross
Vehicle Monitoring-cross
Vehicle Set-Up-cross

Lights

Light TypeLEDAdaptive LED
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 Navigationticktick
Apple CarPlaytick-
Wireless Charger-cross

Entertainment

Music Systemtick12.3 Inch Infotainment System
CD/DVD Playerticktick
Speakersticktick
Internal Memorycrosstick
Radioticktick
USB Supportticktick
Bluetooth Supportticktick
Hi-Fi loudspeaker systemtick-
10.25-inch Touchscreen Infotainment System-cross

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