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BMW 3 Series vs BMW X3

Should you buy BMW 3 Series or BMW X3? 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. BMW 3 Series price starts at Rs 41.7 Lakh ex-showroom for 330i Sport (Petrol) and BMW X3 price starts Rs 60.5 Lakh ex-showroom for xDrive 30i Luxury Line (Petrol). 3 Series has 1998 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while X3 has 1998 cc (Petrol top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the 3 Series has a mileage of 19.62 kmpl (Diesel top model)> and the X3 has a mileage of 18.56 kmpl (Diesel top model).

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.56,14,427*
Rs.71,90,350*
Rs.46,00,919*
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Petrol
Engine Displacement (cc)
1995
1995
1969
Available ColorsAlpine WhitePotamaic BluePortofino BlueMineral GreyMediterranean BlueBlack Sapphire+1 MoreMineral WhitePhytonic BlueSophisto Grey Brilliant EffectBlack SapphireBright SilverBlack StoneBursting BlueCrystal WhiteOsmium Grey MetallicFusion Red+1 More
Body Type
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
187.74bhp@4000rpm
187.7bhp@4000rpm
190bhp
Mileage (ARAI)
19.62 kmpl
18.56 kmpl
No
User Rating
4.7
Based on 31 Reviews
4.8
Based on 34 Reviews
5
Based on 11 Reviews
Boot Space (Litres)
480
485
460
Fuel Tank Capacity
57Litres
60Litres
54Litres
Seating Capacity
5
5
5
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Automatic
Offers & Discount
1 Offer
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NoNo
Finance Available (EMI)
Rs.1,06,873
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Rs.1,36,861
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Rs.87,575
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Insurance
Rs.2,62,975
X3 Insurance
Rs.1,81,994
XC40 Insurance
Photo Comparison
Wheel
Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYesYes
Automatic Climate Control
3 Zone
3 Zone
2 Zone
Air Quality ControlYesYesYes
Remote Trunk OpenerYesYesNo
Remote Fuel Lid OpenerYesYesYes
Low Fuel Warning LightYesYesYes
Accessory Power OutletYesYesYes
Trunk LightYesYesYes
Vanity MirrorYesYesYes
Rear Reading LampYesYesYes
Rear Seat HeadrestYesYesYes
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYesYesYes
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYesYesNo
Cup Holders FrontYesYesYes
Cup Holders RearYesYesYes
Rear AC VentsYesYesYes
Heated Seats FrontNoNoYes
Heated Seats RearNoNoYes
Seat Lumbar SupportYesYesYes
Multifunction Steering WheelYesYesYes
Cruise ControlYesYesYes
Parking Sensors
Rear
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
Navigation SystemYesYesYes
Foldable Rear Seat
-
60:40 Split
Bench Folding
Smart Access Card EntryYesNoYes
Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYesYes
Glove Box CoolingNoYesNo
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
Voice ControlYesYesYes
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYesYesYes
USB Charger
Front
Front
Front
Steering Mounted TripmeterNoNoNo
Central Console Armrest
With Storage
YesYes
Tailgate AjarYesYesYes
Gear Shift IndicatorYesNoNo
Rear CurtainYesYesNo
Luggage Hook And NetNoYesYes
Battery SaverNoNoNo
Lane Change IndicatorYesYesYes
Additional Features
-
Multifunction 31.2 cm Instrument Display With Individual Character Design For Drive Modes: Ecopro, Comfort and Sport
Infinite And Independent Damping, As Suspensions Automatically Adapt To All Kind Of Road Conditions
BMW Display Key
Acoustic Comfort Glazing
Seat Backrest Adjustment By 90 Degrees, Rear Seats
Rear Backrest Unlocking With Electric Release Button
Dynamic Dumper Control
Performance Control
Galvanic Embellish In Chrome For Controls
Intelligent Light Weight Construction with 50:50 Load Distribution
Electric fuel lid opening
Power passenger seat without memory function
4 Way power lumbar support
Fixed rear headrests
Jack
Foldable Floor Hatches With Grocery Bag Holder
First Aid Kit and Warning Triangle
Drive mode settings
Massage SeatsNoNoNo
Memory Function Seats
Driver's Seat Only
Driver's Seat Only
Driver's Seat Only
One Touch Operating Power Window
Driver's Window
Driver's Window
Driver's Window
Autonomous ParkingNo
Semi
Semi
Drive Modes
4
3
4
Air ConditionerYesYesYes
HeaterYesYesYes
Adjustable SteeringYesYesYes
KeyLess EntryYesYesYes
Safety
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYesYes
Brake AssistYesYesYes
Central LockingYesYesYes
Power Door LocksYesYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYesYes
Anti Theft AlarmYesYesYes
No Of Airbags
-
-
7
Driver AirbagYesYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYesYes
Side Airbag FrontYesYesYes
Side Airbag RearNoNoYes
Day Night Rear View MirrorYesYesNo
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
Xenon HeadlampsNoNoNo
Halogen HeadlampsNoNoNo
Rear Seat BeltsYesYesYes
Seat Belt WarningYesYesYes
Door Ajar WarningYesYesYes
Side Impact BeamsYesYesYes
Front Impact BeamsYesYesYes
Traction ControlYesYesYes
Adjustable SeatsYesYesYes
Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYesYes
Vehicle Stability Control SystemYesYesYes
Engine ImmobilizerYesYesYes
Crash SensorYesYesYes
Centrally Mounted Fuel TankYesYesYes
Engine Check WarningYesYesYes
Automatic HeadlampsYesYesYes
Clutch LockNoNoNo
EBDYesYesYes
Eletronic Stability Control
-
-
Yes
Advance Safety Features
BMW Condition Based Service (Intelligent Maintenance System), Launch Control Function, Servotronic Steering Assist, Park Distance Control (PDC), Front and Rear, Brake Energy Regeneration, Head Airbags, Front And Rear, Cornering Brake Control (CBC), Runflat Tyres With Reinforced Side Walls, Warning Triangle With First Aid Kit, BMW ure Advance Includes Tyres, Alloys, Engine ure, Key Lost Assistance and Golf Hole In One, Road Side Assistance 24x7, Emergency Spare Wheel
BMW Condition Based Service (Intelligent Maintenance System) , Parking Assistant, Camera And Ultrasound Based Parking Assistance System ,Park Distance Control , Front And Rear , xDrive Intelligent 4WD With Variable Torque Distribution , Servotronic Assistance At All Speed Ranges , Variable Torque Split At The Rear Wheels With Automatic Differential Locks (ADB-X) , High-beam assist , Automatic Parking Function For Passenger Side Exterior Mirror , Brake Energy Regeneration , Head Airbags Front and Rear , Cornering Brake Control , Warning Triangle With First Aid Kit , BMW ure Advance Includes Tyres, Alloys, Engine ure, Key Lost Assistance And Golf Hole In One With Roadside Assistance 24x7 ,Automatic Hold Function,Emergency Spare Wheel, Run-Flat Tyres With Reinforced Side Walls, Dynamic Braking Lights
roll stability control, on-coming lane mitigation ,radar-based collision mitigation braking with steering assist , Alarm with Interior movement sensor ,Inclination sensor for alarm ,standard ,Electrical child lock, rear side doors ,Central lock switch with diode in front doors , EBL, Flashing Brake Light and Hazard Warning ,Collision mitigation support, front ,Park Assist Pilot + Park Assist, front and rear ,Cut-Off Switch Passenger AirBag , Dynamic chassis
Follow Me Home HeadlampsNoNoNo
Rear CameraYesYesYes
Anti Theft DeviceYesYesYes
Anti Pinch Power Windows
Driver's Window
-
-
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYesYes
Knee AirbagsNoNoYes
Isofix Child Seat MountsYesYesYes
Heads Up DisplayNoNoNo
Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsYesYesYes
Blind Spot MonitorNoYesNo
Hill Descent ControlNoYesYes
Hill AssistNoYesYes
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockYesYesNo
360 View CameraNoNoNo
Entertainment & Communication
Cd PlayerYesYesYes
Cd ChangerYesNoYes
Dvd PlayerNoYesYes
RadioYesYesYes
Audio System Remote ControlYesNoNo
Speakers FrontYesYesYes
Speakers RearYesYesYes
Integrated2DINAudioYesYesYes
Wireless Phone Charging
-
-
Yes
USB And Auxiliary InputYesYesYes
Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYesYes
Wifi Connectivity
-
-
Yes
Touch ScreenYesYesYes
Touch Screen Size
12.3 inch
-
9 inch
Connectivity
,Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
Apple CarPlay
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
Android Auto
-
-
Yes
Apple Car Play
-
-
Yes
Internal StorageYesYesNo
Number Of Speaker
9
16
14
Rear Entertainment SystemNoNoNo
Additional Features
-
BMW Apps
Harman Kardon Surround Sound System (600 W)
iDrive Touch With Handwriting Recognition With Direct Access Buttons And Integrated 20GB Hard Drive For Maps And Audio Files
LCD Colour Display And Touch Control Panel
Wireless Charging
Navigation System Professional With 3D Maps
12.3 Instrument Display
High Performance audio
9 inch Centre Display With Touch Screen
Interior
TachometerYesYesYes
Electronic Multi TripmeterYesYesYes
Leather SeatsYesYesYes
Fabric UpholsteryNoNoNo
Leather Steering WheelYesYesYes
Glove CompartmentYesYesYes
Digital ClockYesYesYes
Outside Temperature DisplayYesYesYes
Cigarette LighterYesYesNo
Digital OdometerYesYesYes
Electric Adjustable SeatsNo
Front
Front
Driving Experience Control EcoYesYesYes
Folding Table In The RearNoNoNo
Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYesYes
Ventilated SeatsNoNoNo
Dual Tone DashboardYesNoNo
Additional Features
Fine Wood Trim Burled Walnut With Highlight Trim Finisher In Pearl Chrome
Entry Sills BMW
Exclusive Chrome Trim In The Centre Console Area
Floor Mats In Velour
Multifunction Instrument Display With 26 cm Display Adapted To Individual Character Design For Drive Modes
Lights Package
Roller Sunblind For Rear and Rear Side Windows
Smokers Package
Storage Compartment Package
Leather Dakota Veneto Beige/Oyster dark highlight Veneto Beige/Black Or Leather Dakota Cognac/Brown Highlight Black/Cognac
Fine Wood Trim Burled Walnut With Highlight Trim Finisher In Pearl Chrome
Interior Mirrors With Automatic Anti-Dazzle Function
Fine Wood Trim Poplar Grain Grey With Highlight Trim Finisher Pearl Chrome
Roller Sunblind For Rear Side Windows, Mechanical
Interior Rear View Mirror With Automatic Anti Dazzle Function
Welcome Light Carpet
Instrument Panel In Sensatec
Storage Compartment Package, Folding Compartment Below The Driver's Side, Power Socket In The Rear Centre Console (12V) Including USB Adapter And Storage Nets Behind The Front Seat Backrests
Floor mats in velour
Loading Sill Of Luggage Compartment In Stainsless Steel
Storage Box Under Driver Seat, R Design Leather Steering Wheel,12.3 inch Display
Urban Grid Decor Inlays
Illuminated vanity mirror in sun visors, both sides
Leather steering wheel with unideco inlay
Leather gear level knob
Automatically Died Inner Rear View Mirror
Carpet kit, textile
Front tread plates, plastic
Interior illumination mid level
Parking ticket holder
Storage box under driver seat
GloveBox Curry Hook
Waste Bin With Net In Front Of Armrest
Exterior
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYesYes
Fog Lights FrontYesYesYes
Fog Lights RearNoNoNo
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorNoNoNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
Rain Sensing WiperYesYesYes
Rear Window WiperNoYesYes
Rear Window WasherNoYesNo
Rear Window DefoggerYesYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNoNo
Alloy WheelsYesYesYes
Power AntennaNoNoNo
Tinted GlassNoNoYes
Rear SpoilerNoYesYes
Removable Or Convertible TopNoNoNo
Roof CarrierNoNo
Optional
Sun RoofYesYesYes
Moon RoofNoNoYes
Side StepperNoNoNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYesYes
Chrome GrilleYesYesNo
Chrome GarnishNoNoNo
Smoke HeadlampsNoNoNo
Halogen HeadlampsNo
-
No
Roof RailNoYesYes
Lighting
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Rain Sensing Driving Lights,LED Tail lamps,LED Fog Lights
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Rain Sensing Driving Lights,Cornering Headlights,LED Tail lamps,LED Fog Lights
LED Headlights,Rain Sensing Driving Lights
Trunk Opener
Remote
Remote
Lever
Heated Wing Mirror
-
No
-
Additional Features
BMW Kidney Grille With 11 Slats In Chrome
Exclusive Design Features In Chrome At The Front And Rear
Side Window Frames And Tailpipe Trim In Chrome
Mirrors With Memory Function
Heat Protection Glazing
Character Package High Gloss Black Kidney Struts With Chrome plated Front, Front Sides Of The Kidney Struts On The Air Flap Control With Thin Chrome Trims, Horizontal Decorative Elements In The Outer Air Inlets In Frozen Grey Matt With Highlights In Chrome High Gloss, Decorative Moulding In The Sill Cladding In Frozen Grey Matt And Chrome High Gloss, Door Sill Finishers With BMW Luxury Line Designation
Exterior Lines Aluminium Satinated
Active Air Stream Kidney Grille
BMW Display Key, With LCD Colour Display and Touch Control Panel
Standard decor side windows
Color coordinated rear view mirror covers
Silver Skid Plates, Front and Rear
Tyre Size
225/50 R17
245/50 R19
235/55 R18
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Wheel Size
-
-
-
Alloy Wheel Size
17
19
18
Fuel & Performance
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Petrol
Mileage (City)No
11.56 kmpl
verified
No
Mileage (ARAI)
19.62 kmpl
18.56 kmpl
No
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
57
60
54
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
BS IV
BS VI
Top Speed (Kmph)
243
213
230
Drag CoefficientNoNoNo
Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
TwinPower Turbo 4 Cylinde
xDrive20d Inline Diesel E
2.0 litre petrol Engine
Displacement (cc)
1995
1995
1969
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
187.74bhp@4000rpm
187.7bhp@4000rpm
190bhp
Max Torque (nm@rpm)
400Nm@1750-2500rpm
400Nm@1750-2500rpm
300Nm
No Of Cylinder
4
4
4
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
4
Valve Configuration
DOHC
DOHC
Fuel Supply System
CRDi
CRDi
-
Turbo ChargerYesYes
-
Super ChargerNoNo
-
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Automatic
Gear Box
8 Speed
8 Speed
8 Speed
Drive Type
RWD
4WD
FWD
Clutch TypeNoNoNo
Warranty
Introduction DateNoNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNoNo
Dimensions & Capacity
Length (mm)
4709
4708
4425
Width (mm)
1827
1891
2034
Height (mm)
1435
1676
1652
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
157
211
211
Wheel Base (mm)
2810
2864
2702
Front Tread (mm)
1589
1620
1601
Rear Tread (mm)
1583
1636
1626
Rear Headroom (mm)
957
verified
994
verified
994
verified
Rear Legroom (mm)
-
-
917
Front Headroom (mm)
-
1045
verified
1030
verified
Front Legroom (mm)
-
-
1040
verified
Seating Capacity
5
5
5
Boot Space (Litres)
480
485
460
No. of Doors
4
5
5
Suspension, Steering & Brakes
Front Suspension
Double Joint Spring Strut
Dynamic Damper Control
sophisticated suspension
Rear Suspension
Five Arm
Dynamic Damper Control
sophisticated suspension
Steering Type
Power
Power
Power
Steering Column
Adjustable
Electrically Adjustable
Tilt & Telescopic
Steering Gear Type
Rack & Pinion
Rack & Pinion
Rack and Pinion
Turning Radius (Metres)
5.5
5.95
-
Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Ventilated Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Ventilated Disc
Top Speed (Kmph)
243
213
230
0-100kmph (Seconds)
7.2
8
-
Braking (100-0kmph)
-
36.28 m
verified
-
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
BS IV
BS VI
Tyre Size
225/50 R17
245/50 R19
235/55 R18
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Alloy Wheel Size
17
19
18
3rd Gear (30-70kmph)
-
5.46 s
verified
-
4th Gear (40-80kmph)
-
16.06s@134.83kmph
verified
-
Braking (60-0 kmph)
-
23.10 m
verified
-
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