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BMW 3 Series Vs Mercedes-Benz C-Class Vs Honda Civic comparison

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  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class
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  • Honda Civic
Honda Civic Price
Ex-Showroom Price
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₹ 41.7 Lakh
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₹ 17.94 Lakh
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BMW 3 Series Vs Mercedes-Benz C-Class Vs Honda Civic Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the 3 Series Vs C-Class Vs Civic 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 C-Class Vs Civic – 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, Honda Civic price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 17.94 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 21.25 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Honda Civic costs ₹ 20.55 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Honda Civic comes with a price tag of ₹ 22.35 Lakh Lastly, the Petrol Mercedes-Benz C-Class starts at ₹ 40.9 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 65.55 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class costs ₹ 42.95 Lakh, whereas the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Diesel top-end costs ₹ 51.25 Lakh.

SummaryBMW 3 SeriesMercedes-Benz C-ClassHonda Civic
Price₹ 41.7 Lakh₹ 40.9 Lakh₹ 17.94 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWMercedes-BenzHonda
Body TypeSedanSedanSedan
Mileage16.13 Km/l14.49 Km/l16.50 Km/l
Power255 bhp201 bhp139 bhp
Engine1998 CC1991 CC1799 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

3 Series Vs C-Class Vs Civic – 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 Honda Civic base Petrol returns 17 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 27 Km/l of fuel efficiency. The Mercedes-Benz C-Class Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 14 Km/lwhile its Diesel base returns 12 Km/l of mileage.

3 Series Vs C-Class Vs Civic – 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 Honda Civic comes in 139 bhp Petrol engine and 118 bhp Diesel engine. Lastly, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class is offered in 2 Petrol 201, 245 bhp engines and 2 Diesel 192, 241 bhp engines.

Engine

Engine Type TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Petrol Engine2.0-litre Petrol Engine4 Cylinder, SOHC I-VTEC
Displacement (CC) 1998 CC1991 CC1799 CC
No Of Cylinder 444
Power 255 bhp@5000 rpm201 bhp@5800-6100 rpm139 bhp@6500 rpm
Torque 400 Nm@1550-4400 rpm280 Nm@3000-4000 rpm174 Nm@4300 rpm
Drive Train RWDRWDN/A
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A

Dimensions

Length 4633 mm4686 mm4656 mm
Width 1811 mm1810 mm1799 mm
Height 1429 mm1442 mm1433 mm
Wheelbase 2810 mm2840 mm2700 mm
Ground Clearance 157 mm157 mm1353 mm
Boot Space 480 L480 L430 L
Kerb Weight 1544 Kg1655 Kg1268 Kg
Gross Weight 2055 Kg2125 KgN/A
Front Track 1544 mmN/AN/A
Rear Track 1583 mmN/AN/A
Minimum Turning Radius 5.50 mN/A5.85 m
No. Of Doors 444
Seating Capacity 555

Transmission

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

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless RadialTubeless RadialTubeless Radial Ply
Front Tyre Size 225/45 R18225/50 R17215/55 R16 93H
Rear Tyre Size 255/40 R18225/50 R17215/55 R16 93H

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc

Suspension

Front Suspension Double Joint Spring-strut AxleAgility Control Suspension With Selective Damping SystemMacPherson Strut, Coil Spring
Rear Suspension Five-ArmAgility Control Suspension With Selective Damping SystemMultilink, Coil Spring

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 16.13 Km/l14.49 Km/l16.50 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 59.066.047.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringElectric Power SteeringDual Pinion Variable Ratio Power Assisted Rack & Pinion
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 5.8 seconds7.7 secondsN/A
Max Speed 250239N/A

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagstickticktick
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickticktick
Hill Assisttickticktick
Electronic Stability Programticktickcross
Tractional Controlticktickcross
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingticktick-
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampsticktickcross
Cornering Lightsticktickcross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipercrosscrosscross
Rain Sensing Wipersticktickcross
Headlight Washerscrosstickcross
Headlamp Beam Adjusterticktickcross
Lateral Parkingtick--
Tyre Pressure Indicatortick--
Warning triangle with first-aid kittick--
Push Start Button --tick
Curtain Airbags--cross
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) --tick
Agile Handling Assist (AHA) --tick
Lane-Watch Camera --cross
Walk Away Auto Lock --cross
Driver and Front Passenger Seatbelt Reminder --tick
High Speed Alert --tick
Multi-view Reverse Camera--tick

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner2-Zone Climate ControlDual Zone Automatic Climate Controltick
Heatertickticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & TelescopicTilt And Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audiotickticktick
Paddle Shiftticktick-
Cruise Controltickticktick
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameratickticktick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickticktick
Push Start Stop Buttonticktickcross
Height Adjustable Driver Seattickticktick
Lumbar Supportticktickcross
Front Armrestticktickcross
Rear Armrestticktickcross
UpholsteryLeather DakotaARTICO LeatherLeather
Front Cup Holdersticktickcross
Keyless Entrytickticktick
Climate Controltickticktick
Emergency Spare Wheeltick--
Heat Protection Glazingtick--
ISOFIXtick--
Launch Control Functiontick--
Preinstallation for Vehicle Set-Up-tick-
Auto Dimming Rear View Mirror--cross
8-Way power Driver Seat --tick
Multi-Function Streeing Wheel--tick
Dual Zone Air Conditioning System--cross
Remote Engine Starter Petrol Only --tick
Door Mirrors Power Adjustable and Folding --tick
Rear Windshield Defogger --tick
Electric Sunroof--cross
Steering Mounted Cruise Control--cross
Auto Retractable Door Mirror--cross
Glove Box Light--cross

Lights

Light TypeLEDLEDHalogen
Front Fog Lampstickticktick
Rear Fog Lampsticktickcross
LED Fog Lights --tick
LED Tail & Brake Lights --tick
High Mount Stop Lamp --tick
Full LED Headlights with Auto On-Off--cross
LED Front Fog Lights--cross

Instrumentation & Communication

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

Entertainment

Music Systemtickticktick
CD/DVD Playertickticktick
Speakerstickticktick
Internal Memorycrosstickcross
Radiotickticktick
USB Supporttickticktick
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick
Hi-Fi loudspeaker systemtick--

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