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Citroen C5 Aircross Vs BMW X1 Vs Mercedes-Benz GLA comparison

Citroen C5 Aircross Price
  • BMW X1
BMW X1 Price
Mercedes-Benz GLA Price
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New Delhi
₹ 29.9 Lakh
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₹ 35.9 Lakh
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₹ 32.33 Lakh
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Citroen C5 Aircross Vs BMW X1 Vs Mercedes-Benz GLA Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the C5 Aircross Vs X1 Vs GLA 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.

C5 Aircross Vs X1 Vs GLA – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol BMW X1 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 35.9 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 38.7 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the BMW X1 costs ₹ 39.9 Lakh, whereas the BMW X1 Diesel top-end costs ₹ 42.9 Lakh. On the other hand, Mercedes-Benz GLA price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 34.38 Lakh. The base Diesel model of the Mercedes-Benz GLA costs ₹ 32.33 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Mercedes-Benz GLA comes with a price tag of ₹ 38.64 Lakh Lastly, the Diesel Citroen C5 Aircross starts at ₹ 29.9 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 31.9 Lakh for the fully-loaded Diesel model.

SummaryCitroen C5 AircrossBMW X1Mercedes-Benz GLA
Price₹ 29.9 Lakh₹ 35.9 Lakh₹ 32.33 Lakh
ManufacturerCitroenBMWMercedes-Benz
Body TypeSUVSUVSUV
Mileage18.60 Km/l14.82 Km/l17.90 Km/l
Power175 bhp192 bhp134 bhp
Engine1997 CC1998 CC2143 CC
Fuel TypeDieselPetrolDiesel

C5 Aircross Vs X1 Vs GLA – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW X1 base Petrol engine returns 15 Km/l, whereas the base diesel returns 20 Km/l. The Mercedes-Benz GLA base Petrol returns 14 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 18 Km/l of fuel efficiency. The Citroen C5 Aircross Diesel basic model, on the other hand, gives 19 Km/l.

C5 Aircross Vs X1 Vs GLA – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW X1 gets 192 bhp Petrol engine and 190 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the Mercedes-Benz GLA comes in 181 bhp Petrol engine and 2 Diesel 134, 168 bhp engines. Lastly, the Citroen C5 Aircross is offered in 175 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type DW10FCTwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Engine4-cylinder Diesel Engine
Displacement (CC) 1997 CC1998 CC2143 CC
No Of Cylinder 444
Power 175 bhp@3750 rpm192 bhp@5000-6000 rpm134 bhp@3600-4400 rpm
Torque 400 Nm@2000 rpm280 Nm@1350-4600 rpm300 Nm@1600-3000 rpm
Drive Train FWDFWDAWD

Dimensions

Length 4500 mm4447 mm4417 mm
Width 2099 mm2060 mm1804 mm
Height 1710 mm1612 mm1494 mm
Wheelbase 2730 mm2670 mm2699 mm
Ground Clearance N/A175 mm183 mm
Boot Space 580 L420 L421 L
Kerb Weight N/A1470 Kg1585 Kg
Gross Weight N/A2000 Kg2020 Kg
Front Track 1580 mm1561 mm1569 mm
Rear Track 1610 mm1562 mm1560 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.35 m5.80 m5.92 m
No. Of Doors 555
Seating Capacity 555

Transmission

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

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type N/ATubeless, RadialTubeless Radial
Front Tyre Size 235 / 55 R18225/50 R18235/50 R18
Rear Tyre Size 235 / 55 R18225/50 R18235/50 R18

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscVentilated DiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc

Suspension

Front Suspension Macpherson Strut Suspension With Double Progressive Hydraulic Cushions - Compression And ReboundDouble Joint Strut Sront AxleAIRMATIC Air Suspension
Rear Suspension Twist Beam Axle With Single Progressive Hydraulic Cushions - CompressionDouble Joint Strut Sront AxleAIRMATIC Air Suspension

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A13.70 Km/l
Mileage Highway N/AN/A17.00 Km/l
Mileage 18.60 Km/l14.82 Km/l17.90 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 52.551.050.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type ElectricElectric Power SteeringElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph N/A7.7 seconds9.9 seconds
Max Speed N/A226205

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagstickticktick
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributioncrossticktick
Brake Assisttickticktick
Hill Assisttickcrosstick
Electronic Stability Programtickticktick
Tractional Controltickticktick
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampstickticktick
Cornering Lightscrosstickcross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipertickticktick
Rain Sensing Wiperstickticktick
Headlight Washerscrossticktick
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickticktick
Blind Spot Information System (BLIS)tick--
Coffee Break Alerttick--
Curtain Airbagstick--
Electric Child Lock - Rear Doortick--
Follow Me Home Headlampstick--
Isofix - Rear Side Seats w/Mountings On Front Passenger Seats tick--
Manual Day-Night IRVMcross--
Panic Braking Signalcross--
Passenger Airbag Deactivation Switchcross--
Perimeter / Volumetric Alarmtick--
Snow Chain Provision for Tyrescross--
Tyre Pressure Monitoring Systemtick--
Vehicle Over-speed Warningcross--
Driving Experience Control-cross-
Luggage-Compartment Package-cross-

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerDual Zone Electronic Automatic Temperature ControlAutomatic - Dual ZoneAutomatic Climate Control
Heatertickticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audiotickticktick
Paddle Shift-ticktick
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 Armrestcrossticktick
UpholsteryLeatherLeatherARTICO Leather
Front Cup Holderstickticktick
Keyless Entrytickticktick
Climate Controltickticktick
2 USB Central Console - 1 Front & 1 Reartick--
3 Independent Full-Size Rear Seats With Adjustable Recline Angle - Rear Three-Point Retractable Seatbelts (x3), With Pre-Tensioners And Force Limiters In The Outer Rear Seatstick--
Bonnet Latchescross--
Bottle Holder in Front Doorscross--
Dashboard Grab Handle for Front Passengercross--
Double-Laminated Front Windows and Acoustic Windshield Glasstick--
Driver And Front Passenger Seat: Back Pockettick--
Electrochromic Inside Rear View Mirrortick--
Front & Rear Seat Headrest (Incl. Center Seat) - Adjustable (2 - Ways) tick--
Front Driver & Passenger Side Vanity Mirror - With Flap & Lamptick--
Illuminated Key Ringcross--
Lockable Gloveboxcross--
One-Touch Electric Front And Rear Windows With Pinch Protectiontick--
One-Touch Lane Change Indicatorcross--
Power Window Up / Down Using Remote Keytick--
Rear AC Vents (2 - Ducts Left & Right)tick--
Tailgate mounted Spare Wheelcross--
Tool Kit Organiser cross--
Trunk Hookstick--
Two-Tone Horntick--
BMW Gesture Control-cross-
Bmw Head-Up Display-cross-
Bmw Virtual Assistant-cross-
Temperature-Control-Cupholder-cross-

Lights

Light TypeLEDLEDLED
Front Fog Lampsticktickcross
Rear Fog Lampstickticktick
2 LED Rear Reading Lightstick--
Centre Roof Lampcross--
Front Roof Lamp With Welcome LED Lighting And 2 LED Front Spot Lightstick--
LED Mood Lights - Cluster & Cup Holderstick--
LED Tail Lampscross--
Trunk Lighttick--

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationticktickcross
12.3 Inch Customisable TFT Instrument Displaytick--
Brake Locking Differentialcross--
Electric Driveline Disconnect on Front Axlecross--
HVAC with Eco Modecross--
Mechanical Locking Differentialcross--
Removable Doors for Off-Road Usecross--
Tow Hitch Protectioncross--
Washable Floor with Drain Plugscross--
Welded Tow Hooks in Front & Rearcross--
Wireless Charger-cross-

Entertainment

Music Systemtickticktick
CD/DVD Playertickticktick
Speakerstickticktick
Internal Memory-ticktick
Radiotickticktick
USB Supporttickticktick
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick
Wheel Arch Claddingcross--
Harman Kardon Surround Sound System-cross-
Rear-Seat-Entertainment Professional-cross-

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