BMW 3 Series Vs Mercedes-Benz A-Class comparison

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BMW 3 Series
Mercedes-Benz A-Class
On Road Price
New Delhi
₹ 47.65 Lakh
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Compare BMW 3 Series and Mercedes-Benz A-Class

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the BMW 3 Series Vs Mercedes-Benz A-Class 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 Mercedes-Benz A-Class starts at ₹ 33.12 Lakh. The base Diesel model of the Mercedes-Benz A-Class costs ₹ 34.77 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 Mercedes-Benz A-Class base Petrol returns 16 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 Mercedes-Benz A-Class comes in 122 bhp Petrol engine and 136 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine Type
TwinPower Turbo Inline 4-cylinder Diesel Engine
4-cylinder In-line Engine. With Direct Petrol Injection, Variable Valve Timing And A Turbocharger
Displacement (CC)
1995 CC
1595 CC
No Of Cylinder
4
4
Power
188 bhp@4000 rpm
122 bhp@5000 rpm
Torque
400 Nm@1750-2500 rpm
200 Nm@1250-4000 rpm
Drive Train
RWD
FWD
Length
4633 mm
4299 mm
Width
1811 mm
1780 mm
Height
1429 mm
1433 mm
Wheelbase
2810 mm
2699 mm
Ground Clearance
157 mm
160 mm
Boot Space
480 L
341 L
Kerb Weight
1525 Kg
1395 Kg
Gross Weight
2055 Kg
1920 Kg
Front Track
1544 mm
1553 mm
Rear Track
1583 mm
1522 mm
Minimum Turning Radius
5.50 m
5.50 m
No. Of Doors
4
5
Seating Capacity
5
5
No. of gears
Automatic
Automatic
Clutch Type
N/A
Dual Clutch
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Mercedes-Benz Light-Alloy Wheels
Tyre Type
Tubeless Radial
Tubeless Radial
Front Tyre Size
225/50 R17
205/55 R16
Rear Tyre Size
225/50 R17
205/55 R16
Front Brake Type
Ventilated Disc
Ventilated Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Front Suspension
Double Joint Spring-strut Axle
McPherson Strut
Rear Suspension
Five-Arm
Four-link
Mileage City
N/A
12.03 Kmpl
Mileage Highway
N/A
15.00 Kmpl
Mileage
19.62 Kmpl
15.50 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity
40.0
50.0
Power Steering
Steering Type
Electric Power Steering
Electric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering
Performance 0 To 100 Kmph
6.8 seconds
8.6 seconds
Max Speed
235
202
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 Conditioner
2-Zone Climate Control
Automatic 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
ARTICO/Messancy Fabric
Front Cup Holders
Keyless Entry
Climate Control
Connect app with car
-
Heat Protection Glazing
-
ISOFIX
-
Launch Control Function
-
Light Type
LED
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
Expert Reviews
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    Review: Mercedes-Benz A Class

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