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BMW 3 Series Price
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Skoda Rapid Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 41.7 Lakh
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₹ 7.79 Lakh
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Overview

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

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the 3 Series Vs Rapid 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 Rapid – 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, Skoda Rapid price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 7.79 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 13.29 Lakh for range topping Petrol model.

SummaryBMW 3 SeriesSkoda Rapid
Price₹ 41.7 Lakh₹ 7.79 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWSkoda
Body TypeSedanSedan
Mileage16.13 Kmpl18.97 Kmpl
Power255 bhp108 bhp
Engine1998 CC999 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

3 Series Vs Rapid – Which gives Better 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 Skoda Rapid base Petrol returns 16 Kmpl.

3 Series Vs Rapid – 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 Skoda Rapid comes in 108 bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine Type TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Petrol Engine1.0 TSI Petrol , In-line, 4 Stroke Positive Ignition Direct Injection Engine
Displacement (CC) 1998 CC999 CC
No Of Cylinder 43
Power 255 bhp@5000 rpm108 bhp@5000-5500 rpm
Torque 400 Nm@1550-4400 rpm175 Nm@1750-4000 rpm
Drive Train RWDFWD
Emission Standard BS VIBS VI

Dimensions

Length 4633 mm4413 mm
Width 1811 mm1699 mm
Height 1429 mm1466 mm
Wheelbase 2810 mm2552 mm
Ground Clearance 157 mm116 mm
Boot Space 480 L460 L
Kerb Weight 1544 Kg1112 Kg
Gross Weight 2055 Kg1670 Kg
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 Automatic6
Clutch Type N/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsSteel Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless RadialTubeless
Front Tyre Size 225/45 R18185/60 R15
Rear Tyre Size 255/40 R18185/60 R15

Braking System

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

Suspension

Front Suspension Double Joint Spring-strut AxleMcPherson Suspension With Lower Triangular Links And Torsion Stabiliser
Rear Suspension Five-ArmCompound Link Crank-axle

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 16.13 Kmpl18.97 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 59.055.0

Steering

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

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 5.8 secondsN/A
Max Speed 250N/A

Safety & Security

Airbagsticktick
Passenger Airbagsticktick
Side Airbagstickcross
ABSticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickcross
Brake Assisttickcross
Hill Assisttickcross
Electronic Stability Programtickcross
Tractional Controltickcross
Engine Immobilizerticktick
Central Lockingticktick
Child Safety Lockticktick
Power Door Lockticktick
Automatic Headlampstickcross
Cornering Lightstickcross
Turn Indicators On ORVMticktick
Rear Wipercrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperstickcross
Headlight Washerscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickcross
Lateral Parkingtick-
Tyre Pressure Indicatortick-
Warning triangle with first-aid kittick-
All 5 Seats 3 point Emergency Locking retractor (ELR) Seatbelts-cross
All 5 Seats Head Restraints-cross
Battery Sensor-cross
Day/Night Inside Rear View Mirror-cross
Door Ajar & Trunk Open Indicator & Reminder-cross
Driver & Front Assistant Seatbelt Indicator & Reminder-cross
Dual Horn-cross
Emergency Stop Signal-cross
Energy Absorbing Front Pretensioner Seatbelts with Load Limiter-cross
Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock-cross
ISOFIX-cross
Multi-Angle Rear Camera with Guidelines (Normal, Wide, Top-Down Modes)-cross
Speed Alarm Indicator & Reminder-cross
Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock -cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner2-Zone Climate Controltick
Heaterticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audiotickcross
Paddle Shifttickcross
Cruise Controltickcross
Power Outlets 12Vticktick
Rear Parking Sensorticktick
Rear Parking Cameratickcross
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorticktick
Push Start Stop Buttontickcross
Height Adjustable Driver Seattickcross
Lumbar Supporttickcross
Front Armrestticktick
Rear Armrestticktick
UpholsteryLeather DakotaIvory Fabric
Front Cup Holdersticktick
Keyless Entryticktick
Climate Controlticktick
Emergency Spare Wheeltick-
Heat Protection Glazingtick-
ISOFIXtick-
Launch Control Functiontick-
Battery Saver-cross
Clutch Footrest-cross
Dust & Pollen Cabin Filter-cross
Follow-Me-Home/Lead-Me-To-Car Headlights(Auto Off Timer)-cross
Passenger Vanity Mirror-cross
Power Adjustable & Folding Door Mirrors-cross
Rear AC vents-cross
Rear Air Conditioning Vents-cross
Trunk Light for Cargo Area Illumination-cross

Lights

Light TypeLEDHalogen
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 Navigationtickcross
Apple CarPlaytickcross

Entertainment

Music SystemtickSKODA Audio Player, 2-DIN
CD/DVD Playerticktick
Speakerstick2 Speakers
Internal Memorycrosscross
Radioticktick
USB Supportticktick
Bluetooth Supportticktick
Hi-Fi loudspeaker systemtick-
20.3 cm Advanced Touchscreen Display Audio-cross

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