BMW 3 Series Vs Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 comparison

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BMW 3 Series
Maruti Suzuki Alto 800
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 47.65 Lakh
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Compare BMW 3 Series and Maruti Suzuki Alto 800

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the BMW 3 Series Vs Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

Compare Price

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Petrol BMW 3 Series starts at ₹ 47.9 Lakh. The base Diesel version of the BMW 3 Series costs ₹ 41.4 Lakh, whereas the BMW 3 Series Diesel top-end costs ₹ 46.9 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base Petrol version of the Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 starts at ₹ 2.89 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 3.8 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Petrol+CNG model of the Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 costs ₹ 4.32 Lakh, whereas the Petrol+CNG top-end of Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 comes with a price tag of ₹ 4.36 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW 3 Series base Petrol engine returns 16 kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 20 kmpl. The Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 base Petrol returns 25 kmpl, whereas its base Petrol+CNG counterpart gives 31 kmpl of fuel efficiency.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the BMW 3 Series gets 255 bhp Petrol engine and 188 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 comes in 47 bhp Petrol engine and 40 bhp Petrol+CNG engine.

Engine Type
TwinPower Turbo Inline 4-cylinder Diesel Engine
F8D
Displacement (CC)
1995 CC
796 CC
No Of Cylinder
4
3
Power
188 bhp@4000 rpm
47 bhp@6000 rpm
Torque
400 Nm@1750-2500 rpm
69 Nm@3500 rpm
Drive Train
RWD
FWD
Emission
N/A
BS IV
Length
4633 mm
3445 mm
Width
1811 mm
1515 mm
Height
1429 mm
1475 mm
Wheelbase
2810 mm
2360 mm
Ground Clearance
157 mm
160 mm
Boot Space
480 L
177 L
Kerb Weight
1525 Kg
730 Kg
Gross Weight
2055 Kg
1185 Kg
Front Track
1544 mm
1295 mm
Rear Track
1583 mm
1290 mm
Minimum Turning Radius
5.50 m
4.60 m
No. Of Doors
4
5
Seating Capacity
5
5
No. of gears
Automatic
5
Clutch Type
N/A
N/A
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Steel Wheel With Center Cap
Tyre Type
Tubeless Radial
Tubeless
Front Tyre Size
225/50 R17
145/80 R12
Rear Tyre Size
225/50 R17
145/80 R12
Front Brake Type
Ventilated Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Drum
Front Suspension
Double Joint Spring-strut Axle
McPherson Strut
Rear Suspension
Five-Arm
3-Link Rigid Axie Suspension
Mileage City
N/A
N/A
Mileage Highway
N/A
N/A
Mileage
19.62 Kmpl
24.70 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity
40.0
35.0
Power Steering
Steering Type
Electric Power Steering
Manual Steering
Adjustable Power Steering
Performance 0 To 100 Kmph
6.8 seconds
20.0 seconds
Max Speed
235
137
Airbags
Passenger Airbags
Side Airbags
ABS
Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
Brake Assist
Hill Assist
Electronic Stability Program
Tractional Control
Engine Immobilizer
Central Locking
Child Safety Lock
Power Door Lock
Automatic Headlamps
Cornering Lights
Turn Indicators On ORVM
Rear Wiper
Rain Sensing Wipers
Headlight Washers
Headlamp Beam Adjuster
Lateral Parking
-
Tyre Pressure Indicator
-
Warning triangle with first-aid kit
-
Assist Grips (Co-Dr + Rear)
-
Driver & Co-Passenger Storage Pocket
-
Dual Tripmeter
-
Internally Adjustable ORVM
-
Power Windows
-
Remote Fuel Lid Opener
-
Stylish Interiors
-
Air Conditioner
2-Zone Climate Control
Heater
Steering Adjustment
Tilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audio
Paddle Shift
Cruise Control
Power Outlets 12V
Rear Parking Sensor
Rear Parking Camera
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirror
Push Start Stop Button
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Lumbar Support
Front Armrest
Rear Armrest
Upholstery
Veneto Beige
Vinyl
Front Cup Holders
Keyless Entry
Climate Control
Heat Protection Glazing
-
ISOFIX
-
Launch Control Function
-
Front & Rear Console Bottle Holder
-
Remote Back Door Opener
-
Light Type
LED
Halogen
Front Fog Lamps
Rear Fog Lamps
Digital Clock (In Speedometer Display)
-
High-Mounted Stop Lamp
-
Right & Left Hand ORVM
-
Trendy Headlamp & Sporty Bumper Grille
-
Distance To Empty
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicator
Seat Belt Warning
Low Fuel Warning
Door Ajar Warning
GPS Navigation
Smartplay 2.0 infotainment system
-
Music System
CD/DVD Player
Speakers
Internal Memory
Radio
USB Support
Bluetooth Support
Expert Reviews
  • Review: Maruti Alto 800

    Review: Maruti Alto 800

    Sep 18, 2015 10:48 PM

    It is difficult to imagine a car with more features and a better performance at a reasonable Rs 2.99 lakhs than Maruti Alto 800. Not only has the engine been refined to keep pace with the present... Read More

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