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BMW 3 Series Vs BMW X5 Vs Skoda Octavia comparison

BMW 3 Series Price
  • BMW X5
BMW X5 Price
  • Skoda Octavia
Skoda Octavia Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 41.7 Lakh
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₹ 74.9 Lakh
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₹ 15.49 Lakh
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Overview

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

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the 3 Series Vs X5 Vs Octavia 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 Vs Octavia – 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 ₹ 48.5 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 Lastly, the Petrol Skoda Octavia starts at ₹ 16 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 23.6 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Skoda Octavia costs ₹ 15.49 Lakh, whereas the Skoda Octavia Diesel top-end costs ₹ 26 Lakh.

SummaryBMW 3 SeriesBMW X5Skoda Octavia
Price₹ 41.7 Lakh₹ 74.9 Lakh₹ 15.49 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWBMWSkoda
Body TypeSedanSUVSedan
Mileage16.13 Km/l13.38 Km/l21.00 Km/l
Power255 bhp265 bhp141 bhp
Engine1998 CC2993 CC1968 CC
Fuel TypePetrolDieselDiesel

3 Series Vs X5 Vs Octavia – 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. The Skoda Octavia Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 15 Km/lwhile its Diesel base returns 20 Km/l of mileage.

3 Series Vs X5 Vs Octavia – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW 3 Series gets 255 bhp Petrol engine and 188 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the BMW X5 comes in 340 bhp Petrol engine and 265 bhp Diesel engine. Lastly, the Skoda Octavia is offered in 2 Petrol 148, 177 bhp engines and 141 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Petrol EngineTwinPower Turbo 6-cylinder Diesel Engine2.0-litre TDI Diesel Engine
Displacement (CC) 1998 CC2993 CC1968 CC
No Of Cylinder 464
Power 255 bhp@5000 rpm265 bhp@4000 rpm141 bhp@3500-4000 rpm
Torque 400 Nm@1550-4400 rpm620 Nm@1500-2500 rpm320 Nm@1750-3000 rpm
Drive Train RWDAWDFWD
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A

Dimensions

Length 4633 mm4922 mm4670 mm
Width 1811 mm2004 mm1814 mm
Height 1429 mm1745 mm1476 mm
Wheelbase 2810 mm2975 mm2688 mm
Ground Clearance 157 mm209 mm155 mm
Boot Space 480 L650 L590 L
Kerb Weight 1544 KgN/A1340 Kg
Gross Weight 2055 KgN/A1895 Kg
Front Track 1544 mm1666 mm1539 mm
Rear Track 1583 mm1686 mm1534 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.50 m6.40 m5.20 m
No. Of Doors 454
Seating Capacity 555

Transmission

No. of gears AutomaticAutomatic6
Clutch Type N/AN/AN/A
Adaptive 2-axle Air Suspension N/AN/A
Adaptive Suspension N/AN/A
Cruise Control with braking function N/AN/A
Integrated Brake System N/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless RadialTubeless, RadialTubeless
Front Tyre Size 225/45 R18265/50 R19205/55 R16
Rear Tyre Size 255/40 R18265/50 R19205/55 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscDiscDisc Brakes With Inner Cooling, With Single/piston Floating Caliper
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc

Suspension

Front Suspension Double Joint Spring-strut AxleAdaptive SuspensionMcPherson Suspension With Lower Triangular Links And Torsion Stabiliser
Rear Suspension Five-ArmAdaptive SuspensionCompound Link Crank Axle

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 16.13 Km/l13.38 Km/l21.00 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 59.085.050.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringElectric Power SteeringElectro-Mechanic Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 5.8 seconds6.9 secondsN/A
Max Speed 250230N/A

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagstickticktick
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickticktick
Hill Assistticktickcross
Electronic Stability Programtickticktick
Tractional Controltickticktick
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampsticktickcross
Cornering Lightsticktickcross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipercrosstickcross
Rain Sensing Wipersticktickcross
Headlight Washerscrosscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickticktick
Cornering Brake Control (CBC)cross--
ISOFIX child seat mountingcross--
Lateral Parkingtick--
Parking Assistantcross--
Runflat tyres with reinforced side wallscross--
Tyre Pressure Indicatortick--
Warning triangle with first-aid kittick--
Active Turn Signals--cross
Adaptive Brake Lights--cross
Agile Handling Assist (AHA) --cross
All-speed Traction Control System (TCS)--cross
Double Crank Prevention System--cross
Driver and Front Passenger Seatbelt Reminder --cross
Electronic Roll Mitigation--cross
Front Seat Belts with Lap pre-tensioner--cross
High Speed Alert --cross
Multi-view Reverse Camera--cross
Occupant detection system--cross
Push Start Button --cross
Seat Belt Latch with Dual Locking Tongue--cross
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) --cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner2-Zone Climate Control4-Zone Automatic Climate ControlDual Zone Climate Control
Heatertickticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audiotickticktick
Paddle Shiftticktickcross
Cruise Controlticktickcross
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameratickcrosscross
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickticktick
Push Start Stop Buttonticktickcross
Height Adjustable Driver Seattickticktick
Lumbar Supportticktickcross
Front Armresttickcrosstick
Rear Armresttickcrosstick
UpholsteryLeather DakotaLeather 'Dakota'Fabric
Front Cup Holderstickticktick
Keyless Entrytickticktick
Climate Controltickticktick
BMW Live Cockpit Professionalcross--
Bmw Virtual Assistantcross--
Emergency Spare Wheeltick--
Gesture Controlcross--
Heat Protection Glazingtick--
ISOFIXtick--
Launch Control Functiontick--
Micro-activated Carbon Particulate Filtercross--
Multifunctional Steering Wheel with Paddle shifterscross--
Panorama Glass Roofcross--
Sport Seatscross--
Wireless Chargingcross--
Surround view cameras with 360 degree view including top view, panorama view and 3D view-tick-
Telephony with wireless charging and extended functionality-tick-
25.9cm (10.2) Digital Instrument Cluster--cross
8-Way power Driver Seat --cross
8.89cm (3.5) Instrument Cluster--cross
Acoustic Windshield--cross
Cargo Compartment Lamps--cross
Cargo tie down loops--cross
Coat Hooks for Rear Passengers--cross
Door Mirrors Power Adjustable and Folding --cross
Gear Shift Indicator--cross
Integrated Centre Stack Display --cross
MAP Courtesy Lamp in Door Pocket--cross
Multi-Function Streeing Wheel--cross
Passenger airbag on/off switch--cross
Rear Windshield Defogger --cross
Remote Engine Starter Petrol Only --cross
Solar Control Glass--cross

Lights

Light TypeLEDAdaptive LEDHalogen
Front Fog Lampstickticktick
Rear Fog Lampstickticktick
Atmospheric Lights Packagecross--
High Mount Stop Lamp --cross
LED Fog Lights --cross
LED Tail & Brake Lights --cross

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationticktickcross
Apple CarPlaytick--
3D Emboss Accent Panel--cross
Eco AssistTM Ambient Meter --cross
ECON Button & Mode Indicator --cross
Engine Temperature Indicator --cross
Fuel Level Indicator --cross
Outside Temperature Indicator --cross
Trip Computer --cross

Entertainment

Music Systemtick12.3 Inch Infotainment Systemtick
CD/DVD Playertickticktick
Speakerstickticktick
Internal Memorycrosstickcross
Radiotickticktick
USB Supporttickticktick
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick
Hi-Fi loudspeaker systemtick--
Smartphone Integration Packagecross--
Wireless Android Auto & Apple Car Play--cross

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