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BMW X3 Vs BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine Vs Mercedes-Benz C-Class comparison

  • BMW X3
BMW X3 Price
BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine Price
  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Mercedes-Benz C-Class Price
Ex-Showroom Price
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₹ 56.5 Lakh
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₹ 51.5 Lakh
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₹ 40.9 Lakh
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BMW X3 Vs BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine Vs Mercedes-Benz C-Class Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the X3 Vs 3 Series Gran Limousine Vs C-Class 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 Gran Limousine Vs C-Class – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol BMW X3 in New Delhi 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. On the other hand, Mercedes-Benz C-Class price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 40.9 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 65.55 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class costs ₹ 42.95 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Mercedes-Benz C-Class comes with a price tag of ₹ 51.25 Lakh Lastly, the Petrol BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine starts at ₹ 51.5 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 53.9 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine costs ₹ 52.5 Lakh.

SummaryBMW X3BMW 3 Series Gran LimousineMercedes-Benz C-Class
Price₹ 56.5 Lakh₹ 51.5 Lakh₹ 40.9 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWBMWMercedes-Benz
Body TypeSUVSedanSedan
Mileage13.32 Kmpl15.30 Kmpl14.49 Kmpl
Power249 bhp254 bhp201 bhp
Engine1998 CC1998 CC1991 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

X3 Vs 3 Series Gran Limousine Vs C-Class – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW X3 base Petrol engine returns 13 Kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 16 Kmpl. The Mercedes-Benz C-Class base Petrol returns 14 Kmpl, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 12 Kmpl of fuel efficiency. The BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 15 Kmplwhile its Diesel base returns 20 Kmpl of mileage.

X3 Vs 3 Series Gran Limousine Vs C-Class – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW X3 gets 249 bhp Petrol engine and 188 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the Mercedes-Benz C-Class comes in 2 Petrol 201, 245 bhp engines and 2 Diesel 192, 241 bhp engines. Lastly, the BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine is offered in 254 bhp Petrol engine and 187 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Petrol Engine2.0-litre Four-cylinder Twin-turbo Petrol2.0-litre Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 1998 CC1998 CC1991 CC
No Of Cylinder 444
Power 249 bhp@5200 rpm254 bhp@5000 rpm201 bhp@5800-6100 rpm
Torque 350 Nm@1450-4800 rpm400 Nm@1550-4400 rpm280 Nm@3000-4000 rpm
Drive Train 4WDRWDRWD
Stroke/bore N/A90.0/84.0N/A
Emission Standard N/AN/ABS VI

Dimensions

Length 4700 mm4528 mm4686 mm
Width 1891 mm1800 mm1810 mm
Height 1676 mm1420 mm1442 mm
Wheelbase 2864 mm2670 mm2840 mm
Ground Clearance 211 mmN/A157 mm
Boot Space 485 L480 L480 L
Kerb Weight N/AN/A1655 Kg
Gross Weight N/AN/A2125 Kg
Front Track 1620 mm1561 mmN/A
Rear Track 1636 mm1561 mmN/A
Minimum Turning Radius 5.95 mN/AN/A
No. Of Doors 544
Seating Capacity 555

Transmission

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

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless, RadialTubeless, RadialTubeless Radial
Front Tyre Size 245/50 R19225 / 50 R17225/50 R17
Rear Tyre Size 245/50 R19225 / 50 R17225/50 R17

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscVentilated DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscVentilated DiscDisc

Suspension

Front Suspension Dynamic Damper Control With Infinite And Independent DampingDouble-joint Spring Strut Axle, Hydraulically Damped Torque Strut BearingAgility Control Suspension With Selective Damping System
Rear Suspension Dynamic Damper Control With Infinite And Independent DampingFive-link AxleAgility Control Suspension With Selective Damping System

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 13.32 Kmpl15.30 Kmpl14.49 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 60.059.066.0

Steering

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

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 6.3 seconds6.2 seconds7.7 seconds
Max Speed 240250239

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 Washerstickticktick
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickticktick

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner3-Zone Climate Control2-Zone Climate ControlDual Zone Automatic Climate Control
Heatertickticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audiotickticktick
Paddle Shifttickticktick
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 VernascaLeatherARTICO Leather
Front Cup Holderstickticktick
Keyless Entrytickticktick
Climate Controltickticktick
Preinstallation for Vehicle Set-Up--tick

Lights

Light TypeAdaptive LEDAdaptive LEDLED
Front Fog Lampstickcrosstick
Rear Fog Lampstickcrosstick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationtickticktick
Wireless Charger-cross-

Entertainment

Music Systemtickticktick
CD/DVD Playertickticktick
Speakerstick16tick
Internal Memorytickticktick
Radiotickticktick
USB Supporttickticktick
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick

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