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BMW 3 Series Vs Skoda Superb Vs Mercedes-Benz C-Class comparison

  • BMW 3 Series
BMW 3 Series Price
Skoda Superb Price
  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Mercedes-Benz C-Class Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 41.7 Lakh
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₹ 31.99 Lakh
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₹ 40.9 Lakh
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BMW 3 Series Vs Skoda Superb Vs Mercedes-Benz C-Class Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the 3 Series Vs Superb Vs C-Class 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 Superb Vs C-Class – 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 C-Class price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 40.9 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 65.55 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class costs ₹ 42.95 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Mercedes-Benz C-Class comes with a price tag of ₹ 51.25 Lakh Lastly, the Petrol Skoda Superb starts at ₹ 31.99 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 34.99 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model.

SummaryBMW 3 SeriesSkoda SuperbMercedes-Benz C-Class
Price₹ 41.7 Lakh₹ 31.99 Lakh₹ 40.9 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWSkodaMercedes-Benz
Body TypeSedanSedanSedan
Mileage16.13 Km/l15.10 Km/l14.49 Km/l
Power255 bhp187 bhp201 bhp
Engine1998 CC1984 CC1991 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

3 Series Vs Superb Vs C-Class – 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 C-Class base Petrol returns 14 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 12 Km/l of fuel efficiency. The Skoda Superb Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 15 Km/l.

3 Series Vs Superb Vs C-Class – 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 C-Class comes in 2 Petrol 201, 245 bhp engines and 2 Diesel 192, 241 bhp engines. Lastly, the Skoda Superb is offered in 187 bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine Type TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Petrol EngineTurbocharged Petrol Engine With Direct Injection System2.0-litre Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 1998 CC1984 CC1991 CC
No Of Cylinder 444
Power 255 bhp@5000 rpm187 bhp@4200-6000 rpm201 bhp@5800-6100 rpm
Torque 400 Nm@1550-4400 rpm320 Nm@1450-4200 rpm280 Nm@3000-4000 rpm
Drive Train RWDFWDRWD
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIBS VI

Dimensions

Length 4633 mm4869 mm4686 mm
Width 1811 mm1864 mm1810 mm
Height 1429 mm1469 mm1442 mm
Wheelbase 2810 mm2841 mm2840 mm
Ground Clearance 157 mm156 mm157 mm
Boot Space 480 LN/A480 L
Kerb Weight 1544 Kg1562 Kg1655 Kg
Gross Weight 2055 Kg2098 Kg2125 Kg
Front Track 1544 mmN/AN/A
Rear Track 1583 mmN/AN/A
Minimum Turning Radius 5.50 mN/AN/A
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 RadialTubelessTubeless Radial
Front Tyre Size 225/45 R18215/55 R17225/50 R17
Rear Tyre Size 255/40 R18215/55 R17225/50 R17

Braking System

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

Suspension

Front Suspension Double Joint Spring-strut AxleMcPherson Suspension With Lower Triangular Links And Torsion StabiliserAgility Control Suspension With Selective Damping System
Rear Suspension Five-ArmMulti-element Axle, With One Longitudinal And Transverse Links, With Torsion StabiliserAgility Control Suspension With Selective Damping System

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 16.13 Km/l15.10 Km/l14.49 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 59.066.066.0

Steering

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

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 5.8 secondsN/A7.7 seconds
Max Speed 250N/A239

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagstickticktick
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickticktick
Hill Assisttickticktick
Electronic Stability Programtickticktick
Tractional Controltickticktick
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampstickticktick
Cornering Lightstickticktick
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipercrosscrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperstickticktick
Headlight Washerscrossticktick
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickticktick
All 5 Seats 3 point Emergency Locking retractor (ELR) Seatbeltscross--
All 5 Seats Head Restraintscross--
Battery Sensorcross--
Cornering Brake Control (CBC)cross--
Day/Night Inside Rear View Mirrorcross--
Door Ajar & Trunk Open Indicator & Remindercross--
Driver & Front Assistant Seatbelt Indicator & Remindercross--
Dual Horncross--
Emergency Stop Signalcross--
Energy Absorbing Front Pretensioner Seatbelts with Load Limitercross--
ISOFIX child seat mountingcross--
Lateral Parkingtick--
Multi-Angle Rear Camera with Guidelines (Normal, Wide, Top-Down Modes)cross--
Runflat tyres with reinforced side wallscross--
Speed Alarm Indicator & Remindercross--
Tyre Pressure Indicatortick-cross
Warning triangle with first-aid kittick--
ASR (Anti Slip Regulation)-tick-
Curtain Airbags at Front and Rear-tick-
EDS (Electronic Differential Lock)-tick-
Electromechanical parking brake with Auto Hold Function-tick-
HBA (Hill Brake Assist-tick-
HHC (Hill Hold Control)-tick-
MKB (Multi Collision Brake)-tick-
Prefill (Hydraulic braking system readiness)-tick-
Active Parking Assist with parktronic--cross
Kneebag--cross
Parking Package with 360-degree camera--cross
PRE-SAFE System--cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner2-Zone Climate ControlDual Zone Automatic Climate ControlDual Zone Automatic Climate Control
Heatertickticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audiotickticktick
Paddle Shifttickcrosstick
Cruise Controltickticktick
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameratickticktick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickticktick
Push Start Stop Buttontickticktick
Height Adjustable Driver Seattickticktick
Lumbar Supporttickticktick
Front Armresttickticktick
Rear Armresttickticktick
UpholsteryLeather DakotaLeatherARTICO Leather
Front Cup Holderstickticktick
Keyless Entrytickticktick
Climate Controltickticktick
Dust & Pollen Cabin Filtercross--
Emergency Spare Wheeltick--
Follow-Me-Home/Lead-Me-To-Car Headlights(Auto Off Timer)cross--
Heat Protection Glazingtick--
ISOFIXtick--
Launch Control Functiontick--
Power Adjustable & Folding Door Mirrorscross--
Rear Air Conditioning Ventscross--
Trunk Light for Cargo Area Illuminationcross--
Front Passenger Seat with Programmable Memory Functions-tick-
Panoramic Electric Sunroof with Bounce-Back System-tick-
Sport Seats with Integrated Headrests-tick-
12.3-inch All-digital instrument cluster--cross
2 USB ports in the rear--cross
Massage Seats, front--cross
MBUX Touch Control Concept--cross
MBUX Voice Control--cross
Mercedes Me Connect--cross
Mercedes-Benz emergency call system --cross
Preinstallation for Vehicle Set-Up--tick
THERMATIC automatic climate control--cross

Lights

Light TypeLEDBi-XenonLED
Front Fog Lampstickticktick
Rear Fog Lampstickticktick
LED Daytime Running Lamp-tick-

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationtickcrosstick
Apple CarPlaytick--
Hard-Disc Navigation--cross
Wireless Charger--cross

Entertainment

Music SystemtickSKODA Audio Player With 20.32 Cm LCD TFT Colour Display And Touchscreen Controlstick
CD/DVD Playertickticktick
Speakerstick8 Speakerstick
Internal Memorycrosscrosstick
Radiotickticktick
USB Supporttickticktick
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick
20.3 cm Advanced Touchscreen Display Audiocross--
Hi-Fi loudspeaker systemtick--

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