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BMW 3 Series Price
  • Volkswagen Polo
Volkswagen Polo Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 41.7 Lakh
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₹ 5.98 Lakh
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Overview

BMW 3 Series Vs Volkswagen Polo Comparison: Which car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the 3 Series Vs Polo 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.

3 Series Vs Polo – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Petrol BMW 3 Series 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, the price of the base Petrol version of the Volkswagen Polo starts at ₹ 5.98 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 9.67 Lakh for range topping Petrol model.

Key FeaturesBMW 3 SeriesVolkswagen Polo
Price₹ 41.7 Lakh₹ 5.98 Lakh
Mileage16.13 Kmpl17.75 Kmpl
Power255 bhp75 bhp
Engine1998 CC999 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

3 Series Vs Polo – 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 Volkswagen Polo base Petrol returns 18 Kmpl.

3 Series Vs Polo – 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 Volkswagen Polo comes in 2 Petrol 75, 109 bhp engines.

Engine

Engine Type TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Petrol Engine1.0L MPI Engine, 3-Cylinder In-line
Displacement (CC) 1998 CC999 CC
No Of Cylinder 43
Power 255 bhp@5000 rpm75 bhp@6200 rpm
Torque 400 Nm@1550-4400 rpm95 Nm@2950-3800 rpm
Drive Train RWDFWD
Emission Standard BS VIBS VI

Dimensions

Length 4633 mm3971 mm
Width 1811 mm1682 mm
Height 1429 mm1469 mm
Wheelbase 2810 mm2469 mm
Ground Clearance 157 mm165 mm
Boot Space 480 L295 L
Kerb Weight 1544 Kg1015 Kg
Gross Weight 2055 Kg1500 Kg
Front Track 1544 mm1460 mm
Rear Track 1583 mm1456 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.50 m4.97 m
No. Of Doors 45
Seating Capacity 55

Transmission

No. of gears Automatic5
Clutch Type N/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsSteel Wheel
Tyre Type Tubeless RadialTubeless
Front Tyre Size 225/45 R18175/70 R14
Rear Tyre Size 255/40 R18175/70 R14

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDrum

Suspension

Front Suspension Double Joint Spring-strut AxleMcPherson Strut With Stabiliser Bar
Rear Suspension Five-ArmSemi-independent Trailing Arm

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 16.13 Kmpl17.75 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 59.045.0

Steering

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

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 5.8 seconds10.5 seconds
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 Locktickcross
Automatic Headlampstickcross
Cornering Lightstickcross
Turn Indicators On ORVMticktick
Rear Wipercrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperstickcross
Headlight Washerscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjusterticktick
All 5 Seats 3 point Emergency Locking retractor (ELR) Seatbeltscross-
All 5 Seats Head Restraintscross-
Battery Sensorcross-
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-
Lateral Parkingtick-
Multi-Angle Rear Camera with Guidelines (Normal, Wide, Top-Down Modes)cross-
Speed Alarm Indicator & Remindercross-
Tyre Pressure Indicatortick-
Warning triangle with first-aid kittick-
Dual Front Airbags-cross
Grille-cross
Height-adjustable head restraints, front and rear-tick
Interior-cross
L-shaped rear head restraints-tick

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 Mirrortickcross
Push Start Stop Buttontickcross
Height Adjustable Driver Seatticktick
Lumbar Supporttickcross
Front Armresttickcross
Rear Armresttickcross
UpholsteryLeather DakotaFabric
Front Cup Holdersticktick
Keyless Entrytickcross
Climate Controltickcross
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-
Digital clock and fuel gauge-tick
Dust and pollen filter-tick
Front intermittent wipers - 4-step variable speed setting-tick
Outside rear-view mirrors, manually adjustable-tick

Lights

Light TypeLEDHalogen
Front Fog Lampstickcross
Rear Fog Lampsticktick
High-Mounted Stop Lamp-tick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickcross
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickcross
Seat Belt Warningticktick
Low Fuel Warningticktick
Door Ajar Warningticktick
GPS Navigationtickcross
Apple CarPlaytick-

Entertainment

Music Systemtickcross
CD/DVD Playertickcross
Speakerstickcross
Internal Memorycrosscross
Radiotickcross
USB Supporttickcross
Bluetooth Supporttickcross
20.3 cm Advanced Touchscreen Display Audiocross-
Hi-Fi loudspeaker systemtick-

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