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BMW X3 Vs Audi A4 Vs BMW 3 Series comparison

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  • BMW 3 Series
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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 56.5 Lakh
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₹ 42.34 Lakh
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Overview

BMW X3 Vs Audi A4 Vs BMW 3 Series Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the X3 Vs A4 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.

X3 Vs A4 Vs 3 Series – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Audi A4 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 42.34 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 46.67 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. On the other hand, BMW 3 Series price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 41.7 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 62.9 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the BMW 3 Series costs ₹ 42.1 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of BMW 3 Series comes with a price tag of ₹ 47.5 Lakh Lastly, the Petrol BMW X3 starts at ₹ 56.5 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 61.8 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the BMW X3 costs ₹ 62.5 Lakh.

SummaryBMW X3Audi A4BMW 3 Series
Price₹ 56.5 Lakh₹ 42.34 Lakh₹ 41.7 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWAudiBMW
Body TypeSUVSedanSedan
Mileage13.32 Km/l17.84 Km/l16.13 Km/l
Power249 bhp188 bhp255 bhp
Engine1998 CC1984 CC1998 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

X3 Vs A4 Vs 3 Series – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Audi A4 base Petrol engine returns 18 Km/l. The BMW 3 Series base Petrol returns 16 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 20 Km/l of fuel efficiency. The BMW X3 Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 13 Km/lwhile its Diesel base returns 16 Km/l of mileage.

X3 Vs A4 Vs 3 Series – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Audi A4 gets 188 bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW 3 Series comes in 2 Petrol 255, 382 bhp engines and 188 bhp Diesel engine. Lastly, the BMW X3 is offered in 249 bhp Petrol engine and 188 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Petrol EngineInline 4-Cylinder EngineTwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 1998 CC1984 CC1998 CC
No Of Cylinder 444
Power 249 bhp@5200 rpm188 bhp@4200-6000 rpm255 bhp@5000 rpm
Torque 350 Nm@1450-4800 rpm320 Nm@1450-4200 rpm400 Nm@1550-4400 rpm
Drive Train 4WDFWDRWD
Emission Standard N/AN/ABS VI

Dimensions

Length 4700 mm4726 mm4633 mm
Width 1891 mm1842 mm1811 mm
Height 1676 mm1427 mm1429 mm
Wheelbase 2864 mm2820 mm2810 mm
Ground Clearance 211 mm165 mm157 mm
Boot Space 485 L460 L480 L
Kerb Weight N/A1555 Kg1544 Kg
Gross Weight N/A2145 Kg2055 Kg
Front Track 1620 mm1572 mm1544 mm
Rear Track 1636 mm1555 mm1583 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.95 m5.80 m5.50 m
No. Of Doors 544
Seating Capacity 555

Transmission

No. of gears AutomaticAutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type N/ADual ClutchN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAluminium Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless, RadialTubeless,RadialTubeless Radial
Front Tyre Size 245/50 R19225/50 R17 94Y225/45 R18
Rear Tyre Size 245/50 R19225/50 R17 94Y255/40 R18

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscDiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc

Suspension

Front Suspension Dynamic Damper Control With Infinite And Independent Damping5-link Front Suspension; Tubular Anti-roll BarDouble Joint Spring-strut Axle
Rear Suspension Dynamic Damper Control With Infinite And Independent Damping5-link Rear Suspension; Tubular Anti-roll BarFive-Arm

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 13.32 Km/l17.84 Km/l16.13 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 60.054.059.0

Steering

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

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 6.3 seconds7.3 seconds5.8 seconds
Max Speed 240241250

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 Lightstickcrosstick
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipertickcrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperstickticktick
Headlight Washersticktickcross
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickticktick
Lateral Parking--tick
Tyre Pressure Indicator--tick
Warning triangle with first-aid kit--tick

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner3-Zone Climate Control3 Zone Climate Control2-Zone 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 VernascaLeatherLeather Dakota
Front Cup Holderstickticktick
Keyless Entrytickticktick
Climate Controltickticktick
Preinstallation for Vehicle Set-Up-cross-
Emergency Spare Wheel--tick
Heat Protection Glazing--tick
ISOFIX--tick
Launch Control Function--tick

Lights

Light TypeAdaptive LEDXenon PlusLED
Front Fog Lampstickticktick
Rear Fog Lampstickticktick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationtickcrosstick
Apple CarPlay--tick

Entertainment

Music Systemtickticktick
CD/DVD Playertickticktick
Speakerstickticktick
Internal Memoryticktickcross
Radiotickticktick
USB Supporttickticktick
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick
Hi-Fi loudspeaker system--tick

Reviews

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