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BMW M3 Vs Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 Vs BMW M5 comparison

Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 Price
BMW M5 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.3 Crore
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₹ 3 Lakh
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₹ 1.44 Crore
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BMW M3 Vs Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 Vs BMW M5 Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the M3 Vs Alto 800 Vs M5 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.

M3 Vs Alto 800 Vs M5 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol BMW M3 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.3 Crore. On the other hand, BMW M5 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.44 Crore and goes up to Rs. ₹ 1.55 Crore for range topping Petrol model Lastly, the Petrol Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 starts at ₹ 3 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 4.04 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Petrol+CNG version of the Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 costs ₹ 4.44 Lakh, whereas the Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 Petrol+CNG top-end costs ₹ 4.48 Lakh.

SummaryBMW M3Maruti Suzuki Alto 800BMW M5
Price₹ 1.3 Crore₹ 3 Lakh₹ 1.44 Crore
ManufacturerBMWMaruti SuzukiBMW
Body TypeSedanHatchbackSedan
Mileage10.80 Km/l24.70 Km/l10.10 Km/l
Power431 bhp47 bhp592 bhp
Engine2979 CC796 CC4395 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

M3 Vs Alto 800 Vs M5 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW M3 base Petrol engine returns 11 Km/l. The BMW M5 base Petrol returns 10 Km/l. The Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 25 Km/lwhile its Petrol+CNG base returns 31 Km/l of mileage.

M3 Vs Alto 800 Vs M5 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW M3 gets 431 bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW M5 comes in 2 Petrol 592, 616 bhp engines. Lastly, the Maruti Suzuki Alto 800 is offered in 47 bhp Petrol engine and 40 bhp Petrol+CNG engine.


Engine Type M TwinPower Turbo Inline 6-cylinder EngineF8DTwinPower Turbo 8-cylinder Engine
Displacement (CC) 2979 CC796 CC4395 CC
No Of Cylinder 638
Power 431 bhp@5500-7300 rpm47 bhp@6000 rpm592 bhp@5600-6700 rpm
Torque 550 Nm@1850-5500 rpm69 Nm@3500 rpm750 Nm@1800-5600 rpm
Emission N/ABS IVN/A


Length 4671 mm3445 mm4910 mm
Width 2037 mm1515 mm2126 mm
Height 1430 mm1475 mm1478 mm
Wheelbase 2812 mm2360 mm2992 mm
Ground Clearance 121 mm160 mm121 mm
Boot Space 480 L177 L560 L
Kerb Weight 1635 Kg730 Kg1930 Kg
Gross Weight 2100 Kg1185 Kg2440 Kg
Front Track 1579 mm1295 mm1626 mm
Rear Track 1603 mm1290 mm1594 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.90 m4.60 m6.30 m
No. Of Doors 454
Seating Capacity 554


No. of gears Automatic5Automatic
Clutch Type N/AN/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsSteel Wheel With Center CapAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless, RadialTubelessTubeless, Radial
Front Tyre Size 255/35 R19145/80 R12275/40 ZR 19 102Y
Rear Tyre Size 275/35 R19145/80 R12285/40 ZR 19 104Y

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDrumVentilated Disc


Front Suspension Adaptive M SuspensionMcPherson StrutDynamic Damper Control
Rear Suspension Adaptive M Suspension3-Link Rigid Axie SuspensionDynamic Damper Control

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City 7.32 Km/lN/A7.10 Km/l
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 10.75 Km/l24.70 Km/l9.50 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity


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


Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 4.1 seconds20.0 seconds3.4 seconds
Max Speed 250137250

Safety & Security

Passenger Airbagstickcrosstick
Side Airbagstickcrosstick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickcrosstick
Hill Assistcrosscrosstick
Electronic Stability Programtickcrosstick
Tractional Controltickcrosstick
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickcrosstick
Child Safety Locktickcrosstick
Power Door Locktickcrosstick
Automatic Headlampstickcrosstick
Cornering Lightscrosscrosstick
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickcrosstick
Rear Wipercrosscrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperstickcrosstick
Headlight Washerstickcrosstick
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickticktick
Assist Grips (Co-Dr + Rear)-tick-
Driver & Co-Passenger Storage Pocket-tick-
Dual Tripmeter-tick-
Stylish Interiors-tick-
Driving Assistant Professional--cross
M Specific Head-Up Display--cross
Virtual Assistant--cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner2-Zone Climate Controlcross4-Zone Climate Control
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopiccrossTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audiotickcrosstick
Paddle Shifttickcrosstick
Cruise Controltickcrosstick
Power Outlets 12Vtickcrosstick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameratickcrosstick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickcrosstick
Push Start Stop Buttontickcrosstick
Height Adjustable Driver Seattickcrosstick
Lumbar Supporttickcrosstick
Front Armresttickcrosstick
Rear Armresttickcrosstick
UpholsteryLeather MerinoVinylLeather Merino
Front Cup Holderstickcrosstick
Keyless Entrytickcrosstick
Climate Controltickcrosstick
Front & Rear Console Bottle Holder-tick-
Live Cockpit Professional--cross
Parking Assistant Plus--cross


Light TypeAdaptive LEDHalogenAdaptive LED
Front Fog Lampscrosscrosscross
Rear Fog Lampscrosscrosstick
High-Mounted Stop Lamp-tick-
Right & Left Hand ORVM-tick-
Trendy Headlamp & Sporty Bumper Grille-tick-

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickcrosstick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickcrosstick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationtickticktick


Music Systemtickcrosstick
CD/DVD Playertickcrosstick
Internal Memorytickcrosstick
USB Supporttickcrosstick
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick


Expert Reviews
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    Review: Maruti Alto 800

    Sep 18, 2015 10:48 PM

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