BMW 3 Series Vs BMW M3 comparison

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BMW 3 Series
On Road Price
New Delhi
₹ 47.65 Lakh
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₹ 1.48 Crore
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Compare BMW 3 Series and BMW M3

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the BMW 3 Series Vs BMW M3 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 BMW M3 starts at ₹ 1.52 Crore.

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 BMW M3 base Petrol returns 11 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the BMW 3 Series gets 255 bhp Petrol engine and 188 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the BMW M3 comes in 431 bhp Petrol engine.

Engine Type
TwinPower Turbo Inline 4-cylinder Diesel Engine
M TwinPower Turbo Inline 6-cylinder Engine
Displacement (CC)
1995 CC
2979 CC
No Of Cylinder
4
6
Power
188 bhp@4000 rpm
431 bhp@5500-7300 rpm
Torque
400 Nm@1750-2500 rpm
550 Nm@1850-5500 rpm
Drive Train
RWD
RWD
Length
4633 mm
4671 mm
Width
1811 mm
2037 mm
Height
1429 mm
1430 mm
Wheelbase
2810 mm
2812 mm
Ground Clearance
157 mm
121 mm
Boot Space
480 L
480 L
Kerb Weight
1525 Kg
1635 Kg
Gross Weight
2055 Kg
2100 Kg
Front Track
1544 mm
1579 mm
Rear Track
1583 mm
1603 mm
Minimum Turning Radius
5.50 m
5.90 m
No. Of Doors
4
4
Seating Capacity
5
5
No. of gears
Automatic
Automatic
Clutch Type
N/A
N/A
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Alloy Wheels
Tyre Type
Tubeless Radial
Tubeless, Radial
Front Tyre Size
225/50 R17
255/35 R19
Rear Tyre Size
225/50 R17
275/35 R19
Front Brake Type
Ventilated Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Front Suspension
Double Joint Spring-strut Axle
Adaptive M Suspension
Rear Suspension
Five-Arm
Adaptive M Suspension
Mileage City
N/A
7.32 Kmpl
Mileage Highway
N/A
N/A
Mileage
19.62 Kmpl
10.75 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity
40.0
57.0
Power Steering
Steering Type
Electric Power Steering
Electric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering
Performance 0 To 100 Kmph
6.8 seconds
4.1 seconds
Max Speed
235
250
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
-
SOS emergency call function
-
Air Conditioner
2-Zone Climate Control
2-Zone Climate Control
Heater
Steering Adjustment
Tilt & Telescopic
Tilt & 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
Upholstery
Veneto Beige
Leather Merino
Front Cup Holders
Keyless Entry
Climate Control
Heat Protection Glazing
-
ISOFIX
-
Launch Control Function
-
Light Type
LED
Adaptive LED
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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