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BMW 3 Series Vs Volvo S60 comparison

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BMW 3 Series Price
Volvo S60 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 41.7 Lakh
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₹ 45.9 Lakh
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Overview

BMW 3 Series Vs Volvo S60 Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the 3 Series Vs S60 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 S60 – 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, Volvo S60 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 45.9 Lakh.

SummaryBMW 3 SeriesVolvo S60
Price₹ 41.7 Lakh₹ 45.9 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWVolvo
Body TypeSedanSedan
Mileage16.13 Km/l27.03 Km/l
Power255 bhp187 bhp
Engine1998 CC1969 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

3 Series Vs S60 – 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 Volvo S60 base Petrol returns 27 Km/l.

3 Series Vs S60 – 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 Volvo S60 comes in 187 bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine Type TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Petrol EngineFour-cylinder Direct Injection Turbo Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 1998 CC1969 CC
No Of Cylinder 44
Power 255 bhp@5000 rpm187 bhp@5000 rpm
Torque 400 Nm@1550-4400 rpm300 Nm@1600-4000 rpm
Drive Train RWDFWD
Emission Standard BS VIN/A

Dimensions

Length 4633 mm4635 mm
Width 1811 mm1899 mm
Height 1429 mm1484 mm
Wheelbase 2810 mm2776 mm
Ground Clearance 157 mm136 mm
Boot Space 480 L380 L
Kerb Weight 1544 Kg1605 Kg
Gross Weight 2055 Kg2060 Kg
Front Track 1544 mm1588 mm
Rear Track 1583 mm1585 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.50 m5.65 m
No. Of Doors 44
Seating Capacity 55

Transmission

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

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless RadialTubeless, Radial
Front Tyre Size 225/45 R18235/40 R18
Rear Tyre Size 255/40 R18235/40 R18

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc

Suspension

Front Suspension Double Joint Spring-strut AxleMacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension Five-ArmMulti-Link

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 16.13 Km/l27.03 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 59.067.5

Steering

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

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 5.8 seconds7.2 seconds
Max Speed 250230

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 Lightsticktick
Turn Indicators On ORVMticktick
Rear Wipercrosscross
Rain Sensing Wipersticktick
Headlight Washerscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjusterticktick
ASR (Anti Slip Regulation)cross-
Curtain Airbags at Front and Rearcross-
EDS (Electronic Differential Lock)cross-
Electromechanical parking brake with Auto Hold Functioncross-
HBA (Hill Brake Assistcross-
HHC (Hill Hold Control)cross-
Lateral Parkingtick-
MKB (Multi Collision Brake)cross-
Prefill (Hydraulic braking system readiness)cross-
Tyre Pressure Indicatortick-
Warning triangle with first-aid kittick-

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner2-Zone Climate ControlAutomatic Climate Control
Heaterticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audioticktick
Paddle Shifttickcross
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-
Front Passenger Seat with Programmable Memory Functionscross-
Heat Protection Glazingtick-
ISOFIXtick-
Launch Control Functiontick-
Panoramic Electric Sunroof with Bounce-Back Systemcross-
Sport Seats with Integrated Headrestscross-

Lights

Light TypeLEDProjector
Front Fog Lampsticktick
Rear Fog Lampstickcross
LED Daytime Running Lampcross-

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 Playerticktick
Speakersticktick
Internal Memorycrosstick
Radioticktick
USB Supportticktick
Bluetooth Supportticktick
Hi-Fi loudspeaker systemtick-

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