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BMW 5 Series Vs BMW 3 Series comparison

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BMW 5 Series Price
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BMW 3 Series Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 55.4 Lakh
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₹ 41.7 Lakh
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Overview

BMW 5 Series Vs BMW 3 Series Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the 5 Series Vs 3 Series 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.

5 Series Vs 3 Series – 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, BMW 5 Series price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 55.4 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 60.9 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the BMW 5 Series costs ₹ 60.9 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of BMW 5 Series comes with a price tag of ₹ 68.4 Lakh.

SummaryBMW 5 SeriesBMW 3 Series
Price₹ 55.4 Lakh₹ 41.7 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWBMW
Body TypeSedanSedan
Mileage15.56 Km/l16.13 Km/l
Power248 bhp255 bhp
Engine1998 CC1998 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

5 Series Vs 3 Series – 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 BMW 5 Series base Petrol returns 16 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 19 Km/l of fuel efficiency.

5 Series Vs 3 Series – 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 BMW 5 Series comes in 248 bhp Petrol engine and 2 Diesel 187, 261 bhp engines.

Engine

Engine Type TwinPower Turbo Inline 4-cylinder EngineTwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 1998 CC1998 CC
No Of Cylinder 44
Power 248 bhp@5200 rpm255 bhp@5000 rpm
Torque 350 Nm@1450-4800 rpm400 Nm@1550-4400 rpm
Drive Train RWDRWD
Emission Standard BS VIBS VI

Dimensions

Length 4907 mm4633 mm
Width 2102 mm1811 mm
Height 1464 mm1429 mm
Wheelbase 2970 mm2810 mm
Ground Clearance 158 mm157 mm
Boot Space 520 L480 L
Kerb Weight N/A1544 Kg
Gross Weight N/A2055 Kg
Front Track 1600 mm1544 mm
Rear Track 1627 mm1583 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.60 m5.50 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 245/45 R18225/45 R18
Rear Tyre Size 245/45 R18255/40 R18

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type Ventilated DiscDisc

Suspension

Front Suspension Double Arm AxleDouble Joint Spring-strut Axle
Rear Suspension Aluminium Integral AxleFive-Arm

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 15.56 Km/l16.13 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 70.059.0

Steering

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

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 6.2 seconds5.8 seconds
Max Speed 231250

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 Lightscrosstick
Turn Indicators On ORVMticktick
Rear Wipercrosscross
Rain Sensing Wipersticktick
Headlight Washerscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjusterticktick
Cornering Brake Control (CBC)tick-
Crash Sensortick-
Remote Control Parkingtick-
Lateral Parking-tick
Tyre Pressure Indicator-tick
Warning triangle with first-aid kit-tick

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerAutomatic Climate Control2-Zone Climate Control
Heaterticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audioticktick
Paddle Shiftticktick
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 Supportcrosstick
Front Armrestticktick
Rear Armrestticktick
UpholsteryLeather DakotaLeather Dakota
Front Cup Holdersticktick
Keyless Entryticktick
Climate Controlticktick
Emergency Spare Wheel-tick
Heat Protection Glazing-tick
ISOFIX-tick
Launch Control Function-tick

Lights

Light TypeLEDLED
Front Fog Lampsticktick
Rear Fog Lampsticktick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptyticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorticktick
Seat Belt Warningticktick
Low Fuel Warningticktick
Door Ajar Warningticktick
GPS Navigationticktick
Apple CarPlay-tick

Entertainment

Music Systemticktick
CD/DVD Playerticktick
Speakersticktick
Internal Memorytickcross
Radioticktick
USB Supportticktick
Bluetooth Supportticktick
Hi-Fi loudspeaker system-tick

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