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BMW 3 Series Vs Mercedes-Benz A-Class Limousine comparison

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BMW 3 Series Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 41.7 Lakh
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₹ 39.9 Lakh
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BMW 3 Series Vs Mercedes-Benz A-Class Limousine Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the 3 Series Vs A-Class Limousine 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 A-Class Limousine – 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, Mercedes-Benz A-Class Limousine price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 39.9 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 56.24 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Mercedes-Benz A-Class Limousine costs ₹ 40.9 Lakh.

SummaryBMW 3 SeriesMercedes-Benz A-Class Limousine
Price₹ 41.7 Lakh₹ 39.9 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWMercedes-Benz
Body TypeSedanSedan
Mileage16.13 Km/l17.50 Km/l
Power255 bhp161 bhp
Engine1998 CC1332 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

3 Series Vs A-Class Limousine – 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 Mercedes-Benz A-Class Limousine base Petrol returns 13 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 21 Km/l of fuel efficiency.

3 Series Vs A-Class Limousine – 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 Mercedes-Benz A-Class Limousine comes in 2 Petrol 161, 301 bhp engines and 148 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Petrol Engine1.3-litre, Four-cylinder Petrol Enigine
Displacement (CC) 1998 CC1332 CC
No Of Cylinder 44
Power 255 bhp@5000 rpm161 bhp@5500 rpm
Torque 400 Nm@1550-4400 rpm250 Nm@1620-4000 rpm
Drive Train RWDFWD
Emission Standard BS VIBS VI

Dimensions

Length 4633 mm4549 mm
Width 1811 mm1796 mm
Height 1429 mm1446 mm
Wheelbase 2810 mm2729 mm
Ground Clearance 157 mmN/A
Boot Space 480 L405 L
Kerb Weight 1544 KgN/A
Gross Weight 2055 KgN/A
Front Track 1544 mmN/A
Rear Track 1583 mmN/A
Minimum Turning Radius 5.50 mN/A
No. Of Doors 44
Seating Capacity 55

Transmission

No. of gears AutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type N/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsMercedes-Benz Light-Alloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless RadialTubeless Radial
Front Tyre Size 225/45 R18 205 / 55 R17
Rear Tyre Size 255/40 R18 205 / 55 R17

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc

Suspension

Front Suspension Double Joint Spring-strut AxleMcPherson Struts
Rear Suspension Five-ArmTorsion-Beam Axle

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 16.13 Km/l17.50 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 59.066.0

Steering

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

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 5.8 seconds8.3 seconds
Max Speed 250N/A

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 Lightstickcross
Turn Indicators On ORVMticktick
Rear Wipercrosscross
Rain Sensing Wipersticktick
Headlight Washerscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjusterticktick
Lateral Parkingtick-
Tyre Pressure Indicatortick-
Warning triangle with first-aid kittick-
Pre Safe System-tick

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner2-Zone Climate Control2-zone Automatic Climate Control
Heaterticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audioticktick
Paddle Shifttick-
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-
Memory function with electrically adjustable seats-tick
Rear Armrest with Cup Holders-tick
2-zone automatic climate control-tick
Touchpad without Controller-tick
Wireless charging system-tick
Leather multifunction sports steering wheel-tick

Lights

Light TypeLEDLED
Front Fog Lampstickcross
Rear Fog Lampstickcross

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 Playertickcross
Speakerstick-
Internal Memorycross-
Radioticktick
USB Supportticktick
Bluetooth Supportticktick
Hi-Fi loudspeaker systemtick-

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