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BMW X3 Vs BMW 3 Series comparison

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  • BMW X3
BMW X3 Price
BMW 3 Series Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 56.5 Lakh
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₹ 41.7 Lakh
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Overview

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

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the X3 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 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 ₹ 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, BMW X3 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 56.5 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 61.8 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the BMW X3 costs ₹ 62.5 Lakh.

SummaryBMW X3BMW 3 Series
Price₹ 56.5 Lakh₹ 41.7 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWBMW
Body TypeSUVSedan
Mileage13.32 Km/l16.13 Km/l
Power249 bhp255 bhp
Engine1998 CC1998 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

X3 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 X3 base Petrol returns 13 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 16 Km/l of fuel efficiency.

X3 Vs 3 Series – 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 BMW X3 comes in 249 bhp Petrol engine and 188 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Petrol EngineTwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 1998 CC1998 CC
No Of Cylinder 44
Power 249 bhp@5200 rpm255 bhp@5000 rpm
Torque 350 Nm@1450-4800 rpm400 Nm@1550-4400 rpm
Drive Train 4WDRWD
Emission Standard N/ABS VI

Dimensions

Length 4700 mm4633 mm
Width 1891 mm1811 mm
Height 1676 mm1429 mm
Wheelbase 2864 mm2810 mm
Ground Clearance 211 mm157 mm
Boot Space 485 L480 L
Kerb Weight N/A1544 Kg
Gross Weight N/A2055 Kg
Front Track 1620 mm1544 mm
Rear Track 1636 mm1583 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.95 m5.50 m
No. Of Doors 54
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 245/50 R19225/45 R18
Rear Tyre Size 245/50 R19255/40 R18

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc

Suspension

Front Suspension Dynamic Damper Control With Infinite And Independent DampingDouble Joint Spring-strut Axle
Rear Suspension Dynamic Damper Control With Infinite And Independent DampingFive-Arm

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 13.32 Km/l16.13 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 60.059.0

Steering

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

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 6.3 seconds5.8 seconds
Max Speed 240250

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 Wipertickcross
Rain Sensing Wipersticktick
Headlight Washerstickcross
Headlamp Beam Adjusterticktick
Cornering Brake Control (CBC)-cross
ISOFIX child seat mounting-cross
Lateral Parking-tick
Parking Assistant-cross
Runflat tyres with reinforced side walls-cross
Tyre Pressure Indicator-tick
Warning triangle with first-aid kit-tick

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner3-Zone 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 Supportticktick
Front Armrestticktick
Rear Armrestticktick
UpholsteryLeather VernascaLeather Dakota
Front Cup Holdersticktick
Keyless Entryticktick
Climate Controlticktick
BMW Live Cockpit Professional-cross
Bmw Virtual Assistant-cross
Emergency Spare Wheel-tick
Gesture Control-cross
Heat Protection Glazing-tick
ISOFIX-tick
Launch Control Function-tick
Micro-activated Carbon Particulate Filter-cross
Multifunctional Steering Wheel with Paddle shifters-cross
Panorama Glass Roof-cross
Sport Seats-cross
Wireless Charging-cross

Lights

Light TypeAdaptive LEDLED
Front Fog Lampsticktick
Rear Fog Lampsticktick
Atmospheric Lights Package-cross

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
Smartphone Integration Package-cross

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