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Mercedes-Benz C-Class Vs BMW X1 Vs Mercedes-Benz GLA comparison

  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Mercedes-Benz C-Class Price
  • BMW X1
BMW X1 Price
Mercedes-Benz GLA Price
Ex-Showroom Price
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₹ 40.9 Lakh
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Overview

Mercedes-Benz C-Class Vs BMW X1 Vs Mercedes-Benz GLA Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the C-Class 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.

C-Class 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 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 Mercedes-Benz GLA starts at ₹ 34.38 Lakh. The base Diesel version of the Mercedes-Benz GLA costs ₹ 32.33 Lakh, whereas the Mercedes-Benz GLA Diesel top-end costs ₹ 38.64 Lakh.

SummaryMercedes-Benz C-ClassBMW X1Mercedes-Benz GLA
Price₹ 40.9 Lakh₹ 35.9 Lakh₹ 32.33 Lakh
ManufacturerMercedes-BenzBMWMercedes-Benz
Body TypeSedanSUVSUV
Mileage14.49 Kmpl14.82 Kmpl17.90 Kmpl
Power201 bhp192 bhp134 bhp
Engine1991 CC1998 CC2143 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolDiesel

C-Class Vs X1 Vs GLA – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW X1 base Petrol engine returns 15 Kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 20 Kmpl. The Mercedes-Benz C-Class base Petrol returns 14 Kmpl, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 12 Kmpl of fuel efficiency. The Mercedes-Benz GLA Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 14 Kmplwhile its Diesel base returns 18 Kmpl of mileage.

C-Class 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 C-Class comes in 2 Petrol 201, 245 bhp engines and 2 Diesel 192, 241 bhp engines. Lastly, the Mercedes-Benz GLA is offered in 181 bhp Petrol engine and 2 Diesel 134, 168 bhp engines.

Engine

Engine Type 2.0-litre Petrol EngineTwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Engine4-cylinder Diesel Engine
Displacement (CC) 1991 CC1998 CC2143 CC
No Of Cylinder 444
Power 201 bhp@5800-6100 rpm192 bhp@5000-6000 rpm134 bhp@3600-4400 rpm
Torque 280 Nm@3000-4000 rpm280 Nm@1350-4600 rpm300 Nm@1600-3000 rpm
Drive Train RWDFWDAWD
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A

Dimensions

Length 4686 mm4447 mm4417 mm
Width 1810 mm2060 mm1804 mm
Height 1442 mm1612 mm1494 mm
Wheelbase 2840 mm2670 mm2699 mm
Ground Clearance 157 mm175 mm183 mm
Boot Space 480 L420 L421 L
Kerb Weight 1655 Kg1470 Kg1585 Kg
Gross Weight 2125 Kg2000 Kg2020 Kg
Front Track N/A1561 mm1569 mm
Rear Track N/A1562 mm1560 mm
Minimum Turning Radius N/A5.80 m5.92 m
No. Of Doors 455
Seating Capacity 555

Transmission

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

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless RadialTubeless, RadialTubeless Radial
Front Tyre Size 225/50 R17225/50 R18235/50 R18
Rear Tyre Size 225/50 R17225/50 R18235/50 R18

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscVentilated DiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc

Suspension

Front Suspension Agility Control Suspension With Selective Damping SystemDouble Joint Strut Sront AxleAIRMATIC Air Suspension
Rear Suspension Agility Control Suspension With Selective Damping SystemDouble Joint Strut Sront AxleAIRMATIC Air Suspension

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A13.70 Kmpl
Mileage Highway N/AN/A17.00 Kmpl
Mileage 14.49 Kmpl14.82 Kmpl17.90 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 66.051.050.0

Steering

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

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 7.7 seconds7.7 seconds9.9 seconds
Max Speed 239226205

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagstickticktick
ABSticktickcross
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickticktick
Hill Assisttickcrosstick
Electronic Stability Programtickticktick
Tractional Controltickticktick
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampstickticktick
Cornering Lightsticktickcross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipercrossticktick
Rain Sensing Wiperstickticktick
Headlight Washerstickticktick
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickticktick
Auto Dimming IRVMcross--
Child Seat Anchor - ISOFIxcross--
Downhill Brake Controlcross--
Electric Parking Brakecross--
Height adjustable Seat Beltcross--
IGN Key Interlock Systemcross--
Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock cross--
Vehicle Stability Managementcross--
Cornering Brake Control (CBC)--cross
Crash Sensor--cross
Runflat Indicator--cross
Warning triangle with first-aid kit--cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerDual Zone Automatic Climate ControlAutomatic - Dual ZoneAutomatic 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
UpholsteryARTICO LeatherLeatherARTICO Leather
Front Cup Holderstickticktick
Keyless Entrytickticktick
Climate Controltickticktick
60:40 Split Folding Rear Seatcross--
Drive Mode Selectcross--
Escort Headlampscross--
Extendable Sunvisor with Vanity Mirror Illuminationcross--
Front and Rear Map Lampcross--
Front and Rear Power Windowscross--
Front Pocket Lightingcross--
Glove Box coolingcross--
Height Adjustable Front and Rear Seat Headrestscross--
Motor Driven Power Steeringcross--
Preinstallation for Vehicle Set-Uptick--
Rear USB Chargercross--
SunGlass Holdercross--
Welcome Functioncross--
Wireless Phone Chargercross--

Lights

Light TypeLEDLEDLED
Front Fog Lampsticktickcross
Rear Fog Lampstickticktick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationticktickcross

Entertainment

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

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