Mercedes-Benz C-Class Vs BMW 3 Series comparison

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Mercedes-Benz C-Class
BMW 3 Series
On Road Price
New Delhi
₹ 44.93 Lakh
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₹ 47.65 Lakh
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Compare Mercedes-Benz C-Class and BMW 3 Series

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Mercedes-Benz C-Class 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 Mercedes-Benz C-Class starts at ₹ 47.33 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 53.23 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class costs ₹ 47.68 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Mercedes-Benz C-Class comes with a price tag of ₹ 57.76 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 C-Class base Petrol returns 14 kmpl, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 12 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 C-Class comes in 181 bhp Petrol engine and 192 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine Type
1.5-litre Petrol Engine
TwinPower Turbo Inline 4-cylinder Diesel Engine
Displacement (CC)
1950 CC
1995 CC
No Of Cylinder
4
4
Power
181 bhp@5800-6100 rpm
188 bhp@4000 rpm
Torque
280 Nm@3000-4000 rpm
400 Nm@1750-2500 rpm
Drive Train
RWD
RWD
Length
4686 mm
4633 mm
Width
1810 mm
1811 mm
Height
1442 mm
1429 mm
Wheelbase
2840 mm
2810 mm
Ground Clearance
157 mm
157 mm
Boot Space
480 L
480 L
Kerb Weight
1655 Kg
1525 Kg
Gross Weight
2135 Kg
2055 Kg
Front Track
N/A
1544 mm
Rear Track
N/A
1583 mm
Minimum Turning Radius
N/A
5.50 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
225/50 R17
Rear Tyre Size
225/50 R17
225/50 R17
Front Brake Type
Disc
Ventilated Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Front Suspension
Agility Control Suspension With Selective Damping System
Double Joint Spring-strut Axle
Rear Suspension
Agility Control Suspension With Selective Damping System
Five-Arm
Mileage City
N/A
N/A
Mileage Highway
N/A
N/A
Mileage
14.49 Kmpl
19.62 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity
66.0
40.0
Power Steering
Steering Type
Electric Power Steering
Electric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering
Performance 0 To 100 Kmph
N/A
6.8 seconds
Max Speed
N/A
235
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
Cornering Brake Control (CBC)
-
Crash Sensor
-
Lateral Parking
-
Remote Control Parking
-
Tyre Pressure Indicator
-
Warning triangle with first-aid kit
-
Air Conditioner
-
2-Zone Climate Control
Heater
Steering Adjustment
-
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
Front Cup Holders
Keyless Entry
Climate Control
Heat Protection Glazing
-
ISOFIX
-
Launch Control Function
-
Light Type
-
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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