Audi Q3 vs BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine

Should you buy Audi Q3 or BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine? Find out which car is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of their Price, Size, Space, Boot Space, Service cost, Mileage, Features, Colours and other specs. Audi Q3 price starts at Rs 43.81 Lakh ex-showroom for Premium (Petrol) and BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine price starts Rs 60.60 Lakh ex-showroom for 330Li M Sport (Petrol). Q3 has 1984 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while 3 Series Gran Limousine has 1998 cc (Petrol top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the Q3 has a mileage of - (Petrol top model)> and the 3 Series Gran Limousine has a mileage of 19.61 kmpl (Petrol top model).

Q3 Vs 3 Series Gran Limousine

Key HighlightsAudi Q3BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine
On Road PriceRs.61,95,332*Rs.69,89,511*
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol
Engine(cc)19841998
TransmissionAutomaticAutomatic
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Audi Q3 vs BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine Comparison

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        Audi Q3
        Audi Q3
        Rs53.17 Lakh*
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            BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine
            BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine
            Rs60.60 Lakh*
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          Basic Information
          On-Road Price in New Delhi
          Rs.61,95,332*
          Rs.69,89,511*
          Finance Available (EMI)
          Rs.1,17,911/month
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          Rs.1,33,037/month
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          Insurance
          Rs.1,91,102
          Q3 Insurance
          User Rating
          4.2
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          4.1
          Based on 56 Reviews
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          Engine & Transmission
          Engine Type
          Engine type in car refers to the type of engine that powers the vehicle. There are many different types of car engines, but the most common are petrol (gasoline) and diesel engines
          40 TFSI quattro S tronic
          TwinPower Turbo
          Displacement (cc)
          The displacement of an engine is the total volume of all of the cylinders in the engine. Measured in cubic centimetres (cc)
          1984
          1998
          No. of Cylinders
          ICE engines have one or more cylinders. More cylinders typically mean more smoothness and more power, but it also means more moving parts and less fuel efficiency.
          Max Power (bhp@rpm)
          Power dictates the performance of an engine. It's measured in horsepower (bhp) or metric horsepower (PS). More is better.
          187.74bhp@4200-6000rpm
          254.79bhp@5000rpm
          Max Torque (nm@rpm)
          The load-carrying ability of an engine, measured in Newton-metres (Nm) or pound-foot (lb-ft). More is better.
          320Nm@1500-4100rpm
          400Nm@1550-4400rpm
          Valves Per Cylinder
          Valves let air and fuel into the cylinders of a combustion engine. More valves typically make more power and are more efficient.
          4
          4
          Transmission Type
          Automatic
          Automatic
          Gear Box
          7-Speed DCT
          8-Speed
          Mild HybridNoNo
          Drive Type
          Fuel & Performance
          Fuel Type
          Petrol
          Petrol
          Mileage ARAI (kmpl)
          -
          15.39
          Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
          62
          59
          Emission Norm Compliance
          BS VI 2.0
          BS VI 2.0
          Top Speed (kmph)
          222
          250
          Suspension, Steering & Brakes
          Front Suspension
          McPherson struts
          -
          Rear Suspension
          4-link rear axle
          -
          Top Speed (Kmph)
          222
          250
          0-100kmph (Seconds)
          7.3
          6.2
          Tyre Size
          235/55 R18
          F:225/45 R18,R:255/40 R18
          Dimensions & Capacity
          Length (mm)
          The distance from a car's front tip to the farthest point in the back.
          4482
          4823
          Width (mm)
          The width of a car is the horizontal distance between the two outermost points of the car, typically measured at the widest point of the car, such as the wheel wells or the rearview mirrors
          1849
          1827
          Height (mm)
          The height of a car is the vertical distance between the ground and the highest point of the car. It can decide how much space a car has along with it's body type and is also critical in determining it's ability to fit in smaller garages or parking spaces
          1607
          1441
          Wheel Base (mm)
          Distance from the centre of the front wheel to the centre of the rear wheel. A longer wheelbase is better for stability and also allows more passenger space on the inside.
          2500
          2651
          Kerb Weight (kg)
          It is the weight of just a car, including fluids such as engine oil, coolant and brake fluid, combined with a fuel tank that is filled to 90 percent capacity.
          1700
          1645
          Grossweight (kg)
          The gross weight of a car is the maximum weight that a car can carry which includes the weight of the car itself, the weight of the passengers, and the weight of any cargo that is being carried. Overloading a car is unsafe as it effects handling and could also damage components like the suspension.
          2200
          -
          Seating Capacity
          5
          5
          Boot Space (Litres)
          460
          480
          No. of Doors
          5
          -
          Comfort & Convenience
          Power Steering
          Mechanism that reduces the effort needed to operate the steering wheel. Offered in various types, including hydraulic and electric.
          YesYes
          Power Windows FrontYesYes
          Power Windows RearYesYes
          Power Boot
          -
          Yes
          Automatic Climate Control
          2 Zone
          3 Zone
          Accessory Power Outlet
          12V power socket to power your appliances, like phones or tyre inflators.
          Yes
          -
          Trunk Light
          Lighting for the boot area. It usually turns on automatically when the boot is opened.
          Yes
          -
          Vanity Mirror
          A mirror, usually located behind the passenger sun shade, used to check one's appearance. More expensive cars will have these on the driver's side and some cars even have this feature for rear seat passengers too.
          Yes
          -
          Rear Seat Centre Arm Rest
          A foldable armrest for the rear passengers, usually in the middle, which also comprises cup holders or other small storage spaces. When not in use, it can be folded back into the seat, so that an additional occupant can be seated.
          Yes
          -
          Cup Holders Front
          Storage spaces that are specifically designed to hold cups or beverage cans. Sometimes these can be cooled and heated too.
          YesYes
          Cup Holders Rear
          -
          Yes
          Rear AC Vents
          Dedicated AC vents for the rear passengers, usually located between the front seats. Helps cool the rear compartment, while offering passengers the option to control the flow. Some rear AC vents allow for fan speed control.
          YesYes
          Seat Lumbar SupportYes
          -
          Multifunction Steering Wheel
          A steering wheel that has many buttons to control various functions of the infotainment system and key car functions like cruise control. This allows the driver to manage these functions without taking their hands off the steering wheel.
          YesYes
          Cruise Control
          -
          Yes
          Parking Sensors
          Sensors on the vehicle's exterior that use either ultrasonic or electromagnetic waves bouncing off objects to alert the driver of obstacles while parking.
          Front & Rear
          Front
          Navigation SystemYesYes
          Smart Access Card Entry
          Allows you to lock/unlock the car by simply carrying the smart key with you, without using the buttons on a key.
          -
          Yes
          Engine Start Stop Button
          -
          Yes
          Glove Box Cooling
          A function in the glove box that allows you to keep food items and beverages cool for long durations.
          YesYes
          Bottle Holder
          Front & Rear Door
          -
          Voice Command
          -
          Yes
          Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYesYes
          Central Console Armrest
          An added convenince feature to rest one's hand on, while also offering features like cupholders or a small storage space.
          -
          With Storage
          Tailgate Ajar
          A warning to indicate that the vehicle's boot or tailgate isnt properly closed.
          Yes
          -
          Hands-Free Tailgate
          A tailgate that, in most cases, can be opened automatically by swiping your foot under the rear bumper.
          -
          Yes
          Gear Shift Indicator
          A display that shows the current gear the car is in. More advanced versions also suggest the most prefered gear for better efficiency.
          NoNo
          Rear CurtainNoNo
          Luggage Hook And NetNoNo
          Memory Function Seats
          -
          Front
          Drive Modes
          5
          3
          Air ConditionerYes
          -
          HeaterYesYes
          Adjustable SteeringYes
          -
          KeyLess Entry
          -
          Yes
          Height Adjustable Driver SeatYes
          -
          Electric Adjustable Seats
          -
          Front
          Follow Me Home Headlamps
          -
          Yes
          Interior
          Tachometer
          A tachometer shows how fast the engine is running, measured in revolutions per minute (RPM). In a manual car, it helps the driver know when to shift gears.
          Yes
          -
          Leather SeatsYesYes
          Leather Steering WheelYesYes
          Leather Wrap Gear Shift SelectorYes
          -
          Glove Compartment
          It refers to a storage compartment built into the dashboard of a vehicle on the passenger's side. It is used to store vehicle documents, and first aid kit among others.
          Yes
          -
          Digital Clock
          Refers to a display that shows the current time in a digital (numerical) format.
          Yes
          -
          Digital Odometer
          A meter that keeps track of the total kilometres a vehicle has travelled. This cannot be reset by an owner and serves as a record for tracking service intervals and waranty validity, and also is important when selling the vehicle.
          Yes
          -
          Driving Experience Control EcoYes
          -
          Dual Tone Dashboard
          When the dashboard has two colours of trim it's called a dual tone dashboard.
          Yes
          -
          Additional Features
          Electrically Adjustable Front Seats, Comfort Centre Armrest in Front, Leather/Leatherette Combination Upholstery, Ambient Lighting Package Plus, Frameless auto-diing interior rearview mirror, Storage and luggage compartment package, Scuff plates with aluminium inserts in the front,Decorative inserts in Silver Aluminium Dimension, Leather-wrapped 3 Spoke multifunction plus steering wheel with paddle shifters
          Floor mats in Velour,Ambient lighting with Welcome Light Carpet,Galvanic embellisher for controls,Storage compartment package,Instrument panel in Sensatec,Widescreen Curved Display,Fully Digital 12.3” (31.2 cm) Instrument Display,Black High gloss and Aluminium combination
          Exterior
          Available ColorsNavvara Blue MetallicMythos Black MetallicPulse Orange SolidChronos Grey MetallicGlacier White MetallicNavarra Blue Metallic+1 MoreQ3 ColorsCarbon BlackMineral WhitePortimao BlueSkyscraper Metallic3 Series Gran Limousine Colors
          Body Type
          Adjustable HeadlightsYes
          -
          Fog Lights Front
          Front fog lights are lights placed near the lower half of a car's front bumper. They are designed to improve visibility in bad weather conditions such as fog or heavy rains.
          YesYes
          Fog Lights Rear
          Rear fog lights are lights placed near the lower half of a car's rear bumper. Unlike front fog lights, rear fog lights are designed to ensure cars driving behind you can see you better in bad weather conditions such as fog or heavy rains.
          -
          Yes
          Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
          Power-adjustable exterior rear view mirror is a type of outside rear view mirror that can be adjusted electrically by the driver using a switch or buttons.
          YesNo
          Electric Folding Rear View Mirror
          A vehicle's rear-view mirrors that can open and close at the touch of a button.
          YesYes
          Rain Sensing Wiper
          It refers to a water/moisture sensor that automatically starts the wiper when it rains or water is splashed onto the car's windshield. It is a feature that aids both convenience and safety.
          YesYes
          Rear Window Wiper
          It is a single wiper used to clear the rear windshield of dust and water. It can be used by itself or with a washer that sprays water.
          Yes
          -
          Rear Window Washer
          It is the sprayer/water dispenser located near the rear windshield that works with the rear wiper to clean the glass.
          Yes
          -
          Rear Window Defogger
          Rear window defoggers use heat to increase the temperature of the rear windshield to clear any fogging up of the glass caused by weather conditions.
          YesYes
          Alloy Wheels
          Lightweight wheels made of metals such as aluminium. Available in multiple designs, they enhance the look of a vehicle.
          YesYes
          Rear Spoiler
          Increases downforce on the rear end of the vehicle. In most cars, however, they're used simply for looks.
          Yes
          -
          Sun Roof
          A glass panel on the roof of a vehicle, either just over the front seats or extending further backward towards the rear.
          YesYes
          Moon RoofYesYes
          Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicators
          An additional turn indicator located on the outside mirror of a vehicle that warns both oncoming and following traffic.
          -
          Yes
          Integrated AntennaYesYes
          Chrome Garnish
          Chrome garnish is a chrome strip or panel applied to certain parts of the car to make them look brighter or flashier.
          Yes
          -
          Dual Tone Body Colour
          Cars with dual-tone body colours have two paint colours applied, usually where one colour is used heavily while the other is a contrast applied only to parts like the roof and outside mirrors.
          Optional
          -
          Roof Rail
          Roof rails are parts attached to a car's roof that can either enhance a car's styling or be used to carry luggage carriers. Not all roof rails are designed to take loads and if they are, they have strict weight limits.
          Yes
          -
          Lighting
          LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights)
          LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights)
          Trunk Opener
          Smart
          -
          Heated Wing Mirror
          Heated wing mirrors can also be called mirror defoggers. As the name says, using heat, the outside rear view mirrors can be cleared from fogging up during cold/rainy weather, improving rearward visibility and safety.
          Yes
          -
          LED DRLs
          LED daytime running lights (DRL) are not to be confused with headlights. The intended purpose is to help other road users see your vehicle better while adding to the car's style.
          YesYes
          LED Headlights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the main headlamp. LEDs provide a bright white beam, making night driving safer.
          YesYes
          LED Taillights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the taillamps.
          YesYes
          LED Fog Lamps
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the fog lamp. A fog lamp is placed low on the bumper to help illuminate the road and surrounding area, enhancing safety in foggy/rainy conditions.
          Yes
          -
          Additional Features
          LED Headlights, LED Rear Combination Lamps, Panoramic Glass Roof, Rear seat plus with fore/aft adjustment, High Gloss Styling package, Panoramic glass sunroof, LED Headlamps with LED rear combination lamps, 5-arm style alloy wheels,
          Exterior mirrors electrically adjustable and heated electrically foldable with automatic anti-dazzle function (driver's side) and parking function for passenger side exterior mirror,Heat Protection Glazing,Acoustic Glazing on front windscreen,LED headlights with extended contents,Rain sensor and automatic driving lights, Panorama glass roof
          Automatic Driving Lights
          Car headlamps that automatically turn on in low light conditions and switch off in bright conditions.
          YesYes
          Tyre Size
          235/55 R18
          F:225/45 R18,R:255/40 R18
          Safety
          Anti Lock Braking System
          A safety system that prevents a car's wheels from locking up during hard braking to maintain steering control.
          -
          Yes
          Central Locking
          -
          Yes
          Child Safety Locks
          Safety locks located on the car's rear doors that, when engaged, allows the doors to be opened only from the outside. The idea is to stop the door from opening unintentionally.
          -
          Yes
          No. of Airbags
          6
          6
          Driver Airbag
          An inflatable air bag located within the steering wheel that automatically deploys during a collision, to protect the driver from physical injury
          -
          Yes
          Passenger AirbagYesYes
          Side Airbag FrontYesYes
          Side Airbag RearNoNo
          Seat Belt Warning
          A warning buzzer that reminds passengers to buckle their seat belts.
          -
          Yes
          Door Ajar Warning
          A function that alerts the driver when any of the doors are open or not properly closed.
          -
          Yes
          Tyre Pressure Monitor
          This feature monitors the pressure inside each tyre, alerting the driver when one or more tyre loses pressure.
          YesYes
          Engine Immobilizer
          A security feature that prevents unauthorized access to the car's engine.
          -
          Yes
          Electronic Stability Control
          -
          Yes
          Advance Safety Features
          ISOFIX Child Seat Anchor and Top Tether for Outer Rear Seats, Tyre Pressure Monitoring System, 6 Airbags (Protective full-size airbags), Brake system: hydraulic transmission, tandem master cylinder with vacuum booster, ABS & ESP (electronic stability program) on both axles, sensor on each wheel ,
          Rear View Camera with Park Distance Control (front & rear),Lateral Parking,Reversing Assistant,Brake Energy Regeneration,BMW Condition Based Service (Intelligent maintenance system),Cornering Brake Control,Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) including Dynamic Traction Control (DTC),Emergency Spare Wheel,Runflat tyres with reinforced side walls,Three-point seat belts for all seats,Warning triangle with first-aid kit
          Speed Alert
          -
          Yes
          Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock
          -
          Yes
          Isofix Child Seat Mounts
          A secure attachment system to fix child seats directly on the chassis of the car.
          YesYes
          Hill Descent Control
          -
          Yes
          Hill Assist
          A feature that helps prevent a car from rolling backward on a hill.
          YesYes
          Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock
          -
          Yes
          360 View Camera
          -
          Yes
          Entertainment & Communication
          Radio
          -
          Yes
          Speakers Front
          -
          Yes
          Speakers Rear
          -
          Yes
          Wireless Phone Charging
          -
          Yes
          USB And Auxiliary Input
          -
          Yes
          Bluetooth Connectivity
          -
          Yes
          Touch ScreenYesYes
          Touch Screen size (Inch)
          10.1
          14.9
          Connectivity
          -
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          Android Auto
          -
          Yes
          Apple Car Play
          -
          Yes
          No. of Speakers
          -
          16
          Additional Features
          Bluetooth Interface(f hands-free calling and Bluetooth audio streaming), Audi Smartphone Interface (access your phone when connected with a USB port)
          High-resolution (1920x720 pixels) 14.9” (37.8 cm) Control Display,BMW Operating System 8.0 with variable configurable widgets,Navigation function with RTTI and 3D maps,Touch functionality,iDrive Touch with handwriting recognition and direct access buttons,Teleservices,Intelligent E-call,Remote software upgrade,MyBMW App with Remote Services,Intelligent Personal Assistant
          SubwooferNoNo
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          Pros and Cons

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          • Cons

            Audi Q3

            • Comfortable ride quality. Deals with broken roads confidently.
            • Potent 2.0-litre TSI + 7-speed DSG combo: pocket rocket if you want it to be!
            • Practical and spacious cabin for a family of four.

            BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine

            • Looks sporty for a long-wheelbase, comfort-oriented sedan.
            • New i-Drive 8 infotainment system is crisp and easy to use.
            • 2-litre diesel engine offers good poke for both sedate and spirited driving.
            • Has a good balance between ride and handling.

            Audi Q3

            • No diesel engine on offer.
            • 360° camera, ventilated front seats, ADAS should’ve been included at the price.

            BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine

            • Missing essentials such as ADAS, 360-degree camera, sun blinds and ventilated front seats.
            • The displays in the cabin get warm over prolonged usage.
            • Low stance results in difficult ingress and egress for elderly occupants.
            • Small boot due to the space-saver eating up space.

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          Which car is cheaper between Audi Q3 and BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine?

          Audi Q3 price starts at Rs 43.81 Lakh & BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine price starts at Rs 60.60 Lakh in New Delhi. Audi Q3 is cheaper between these two cars.
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