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BMW 3 Series Vs Mercedes-Benz C-Class comparison

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Mercedes-Benz C-Class
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Compare BMW 3 Series and Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the BMW 3 Series Vs Mercedes-Benz C-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 BMW 3 Series Petrol starts at ₹ 55.31 Lakh. The base Diesel version of the BMW 3 Series costs ₹ 46.55 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end costs ₹ 52.97 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base Petrol version of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Petrol starts at ₹ 51.53 Lakh. The base Diesel version of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class costs ₹ 47.44 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end costs ₹ 57.47 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, BMW 3 Series base Petrol engine returns 16 kmpl whereas the base Diesel returns 23 kmpl. Mercedes-Benz C-Class base Petrol engine returns 12 kmpl whereas the base Diesel returns 12 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the BMW 3 Series gets 1 Petrol and 1 Diesel engine options - 248 bhp Petrol and 188 bhp Diesel engines. The Mercedes-Benz C-Class comes in 1 Petrol and 1 Diesel engine options - 181 bhp Petrol and 192 bhp Diesel engines.

Engine Type TwinPower Turbo Inline 4-cylinder Diesel EngineCDI
Displacement (CC) 1995 CC1950 CC
No Of Cylinder 44
Power 188 bhp@4000 rpm192 bhp@3800 rpm
Torque 400 Nm@1750-2500 rpm400 Nm@1600 rpm
Drive Train RWDRWD
Length 4633 mm4686 mm
Width 1811 mm1810 mm
Height 1429 mm1442 mm
Wheelbase 2810 mm2840 mm
Ground Clearance 157 mm157 mm
Boot Space 480 L480 L
Kerb Weight 1525 Kg1655 Kg
Gross Weight 2055 Kg2135 Kg
Front Track 1544 mm1588 mm
Rear Track 1583 mm1570 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.50 m5.61 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 Radial Tubeless Radial
Front Tyre Size 225/55 R16225/50 R17
Rear Tyre Size 225/55 R16225/50 R17
Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Suspension Double Joint Spring-strut AxleAgility Control Suspension With Selective Damping System
Rear Suspension Five-ArmAgility Control Suspension With Selective Damping System
Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 22.69 Kmpl12.06 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 60.066.0
Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering
Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 7.2 secondsN/A
Max Speed 235N/A
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
Air Conditioner2-Zone Climate ControlDual Zone Automatic 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
UpholsteryVeneto BeigeARTICO Leather
Front Cup Holders
Keyless Entry
Climate Control
Light TypeLEDLED
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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