Audi A3 Vs BMW 3 Series comparison

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Audi A3
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Compare Audi A3 and BMW 3 Series

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Audi A3 Vs BMW 3 Series on CarAndBike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2019. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

Compare Price

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Petrol BMW 3 Series starts at ₹ 56.77 Lakh. The base Diesel version of the BMW 3 Series costs ₹ 49.1 Lakh, whereas the BMW 3 Series Diesel top-end costs ₹ 55.59 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base Petrol version of the Audi A3 starts at ₹ 38.68 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 41.02 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Audi A3 costs ₹ 40.84 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Audi A3 comes with a price tag of ₹ 42.92 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW 3 Series base Petrol engine returns 16 kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 20 kmpl. The Audi A3 base Petrol returns 19 kmpl, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 20 kmpl of fuel efficiency.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the BMW 3 Series gets 255 bhp Petrol engine and 188 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the Audi A3 comes in 148 bhp Petrol engine and 141 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine Type 1.4 Litre TFSI Petrol EngineTwinPower Turbo Inline 4-cylinder Diesel Engine
Displacement (CC) 1395 CC1995 CC
No Of Cylinder 44
Power 148 bhp@5000-6000 rpm188 bhp@4000 rpm
Torque 250 Nm@1500-3500 rpm400 Nm@1750-2500 rpm
Drive Train FWDRWD
Length 4458 mm4633 mm
Width 1796 mm1811 mm
Height 1416 mm1429 mm
Wheelbase 2637 mm2810 mm
Ground Clearance 165 mm157 mm
Boot Space 425 L480 L
Kerb Weight 1415 Kg1525 Kg
Gross Weight 1800 Kg2055 Kg
Front Track 1555 mm1544 mm
Rear Track 1526 mm1583 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.35 m5.50 m
No. Of Doors 44
Seating Capacity 55
No. of gears AutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type N/AN/A
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless,RadialTubeless Radial
Front Tyre Size 205/55 R16225/50 R17
Rear Tyre Size 205/55 R16225/50 R17
Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Suspension McPherson StrutDouble Joint Spring-strut Axle
Rear Suspension Multi-LinkFive-Arm
Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 19.20 Kmpl19.62 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 50.040.0
Power Steering
Steering Type Electro-Mechanical SteeringElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering
Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 8.2 seconds6.8 seconds
Max Speed 224235
Airbags
Passenger Airbags
Side Airbags
ABS
Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
Brake Assist
Hill Assist
Electronic Stability Program
Tractional Control
Engine Immobilizer
Central Locking
Child Safety Lock
Power Door Lock
Automatic Headlamps
Cornering Lights
Turn Indicators On ORVM
Rear Wiper
Rain Sensing Wipers
Headlight Washers
Headlamp Beam Adjuster
Lateral Parking-
Tyre Pressure Indicator-
Warning triangle with first-aid kit-
Air Conditioner2 Zone Climate Control2-Zone Climate Control
Heater
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audio
Paddle Shift
Cruise Control
Power Outlets 12V
Rear Parking Sensor
Rear Parking Camera
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirror
Push Start Stop Button
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Lumbar Support
Front Armrest
Rear Armrest
UpholsteryLeatherVeneto Beige
Front Cup Holders
Keyless Entry
Climate Control
Heat Protection Glazing-
ISOFIX-
Launch Control Function-
Light TypeXenon PlusLED
Front Fog Lamps
Rear Fog Lamps
Distance To Empty
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicator
Seat Belt Warning
Low Fuel Warning
Door Ajar Warning
GPS Navigation
Music System
CD/DVD Player
Speakers
Internal Memory
Radio
USB Support
Bluetooth Support
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