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BMW 3 Series vs Kia Carnival

Should you buy BMW 3 Series or Kia Carnival? 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 43.60 Lakh ex-showroom for 330i Sport (Petrol) and Kia Carnival price starts Rs 24.95 Lakh ex-showroom for Premium (Diesel). 3 Series has 2998 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while Carnival has 2199 cc (Diesel top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the 3 Series has a mileage of 20.37 kmpl (Diesel top model)> and the Carnival has a mileage of 14.11 kmpl (Diesel top model).

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Basic Information
On Road Price
Rs.57,20,586*
Rs.40,29,349*
Rs.40,37,815#
Offers & DiscountNo
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Finance Available (EMI)
Rs.1,08,886
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Rs.76,692
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Rs.77,329
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User Rating
4.6
Based on 41 Reviews
4.5
Based on 74 Reviews
4.9
Based on 13 Reviews
Insurance
Rs.1,38,925
Superb Insurance
Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
TwinPower Turbo 4 Cylinder Engine
2.2L VGT Diesel Engine
2.0L Turbocharged Petrol
Displacement (cc)
1995
2199
1984
Fast Charging
-
NoNo
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
187.74bhp@4000rpm
197.2bhp@3800rpm
187.74bhp@4200-6000rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)
400Nm@1750-2500rpm
440nm@1750-2750rpm
320nm@1450-4200rpm
No Of Cylinder
4
4
4
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
4
Valve Configuration
DOHC
DOHC
-
Fuel Supply System
CRDi
CRDI
TSI
Turbo ChargerYesYesYes
Super ChargerNo
-
-
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Automatic
Gear Box
8 Speed
8 Speed
7-Speed DSG
Mild Hybrid
-
NoNo
Drive Type
RWD
2WD
FWD
Clutch TypeNoNoNo
Fuel & Performance
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Petrol
Mileage (City)NoNoNo
Mileage (ARAI)
20.37 kmpl
14.11 kmpl
15.1 kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity
40.0 (Litres)
60.0 (Litres)
66.0 (Litres)
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
BS VI
BS VI
Top Speed (Kmph)
243
NoNo
Drag CoefficientNoNoNo

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Suspension, Steering & Brakes
Front Suspension
Double Joint Spring Strut
MacPherson Strut with coil spring
McPherson suspension with lower triangular links and torsion stabiliser
Rear Suspension
Five Arm
Multi Link
Multi-element axle, with one longitudinal and transverse links, with torsion stabiliser
Steering Type
Power
Power
Power
Steering Column
Adjustable
Tilt & Telescopic
Tiltable & Telescopic
Steering Gear Type
Rack & Pinion
Rack & Pinion
Rack & Pinion
Turning Radius (Metres)
5.5
-
5.55
Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Disc
Top Speed (Kmph)
243
-
-
0-100kmph (Seconds)
6.8
-
-
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
BS VI
BS VI
Tyre Size
225/50 R17
235/60 R18
215/55 R17
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless, Radial
Alloy Wheel Size
17
R18
R17
Dimensions & Capacity
Length (mm)
4709
5115
4869
Width (mm)
1827
1985
1864
Height (mm)
1435
1755
1469
Ground Clearance Laden (mm)
-
-
156
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
157
180
-
Wheel Base (mm)
2810
3060
2841
Front Tread (mm)
1589
-
-
Rear Tread (mm)
1583
-
-
Kerb Weight (kg)
-
2195
1579
Grossweight (kg)
-
2830
2098
Rear Headroom (mm)
957
verified
-
-
Seating Capacity
5
7
5
Boot Space (Litres)
480
540
625
No. of Doors
4
5
4
Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYesYes
Power Boot
-
YesYes
Power folding 3rd Row Seat
-
NoNo
Automatic Climate Control
3 Zone
3 Zone
3 Zone
Air Quality ControlYesYesNo
Remote Climate Control (A/C)
-
NoNo
Remote Trunk OpenerYesYesYes
Remote Fuel Lid OpenerYes
-
No
Remote Engine Start/Stop
-
NoNo
Low Fuel Warning LightYes
-
Yes
Accessory Power OutletYesYesYes
Trunk LightYesYesYes
Remote Horn & Light Control
-
NoNo
Vanity MirrorYesYesYes
Rear Reading LampYesYesYes
Rear Seat HeadrestYesYesYes
Adjustable Headrest
-
YesYes
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYes
-
Yes
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYesYesYes
Cup Holders FrontYesYesYes
Cup Holders RearYesYesYes
Rear AC VentsYesYesYes
Heated Seats FrontNo
-
Yes
Heated Seats RearNo
-
No
Seat Lumbar SupportYesYesYes
Active Noise Cancellation
-
NoNo
Multifunction Steering WheelYesYesYes
Cruise ControlYesYesYes
Parking Sensors
Rear
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
Navigation SystemYesYesYes
Find My Car Location
-
NoNo
Real-Time Vehicle Tracking
-
NoNo
Foldable Rear Seat
-
60:40 Split
60:40 Split
Smart Access Card EntryYesYesYes
Smart Key Band
-
NoNo
Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYesYes
Glove Box CoolingNoYesYes
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
Front Door
Voice ControlYesYesYes
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYes
-
Yes
USB Charger
Front
Front & Rear
Front
Steering Mounted TripmeterNo
-
No
Central Console Armrest
With Storage
With Storage
With Storage
Tailgate AjarYesYesYes
Hands-Free Tailgate
-
YesYes
Gear Shift IndicatorYesYesYes
Rear CurtainYesYesNo
Luggage Hook And NetNoNoYes
Battery SaverNoNoNo
Lane Change IndicatorYesNoNo
Additional Features
-
One Touch Power Sliding Doors, 10.1-25.65cm Dual Touchscreen Rear Seat Entertainment System, Dual Panel Electric Sunroof, Smart Pure Air Purifier, UV Cut Front Door glass and windshield, Tinted Rear Door Glass, Follow me home headlamps with Anti Fog, Front Console Sunglass Case, Assist grips, Coat hook, Get on/off Grip, 2nd and 3rd Row Sunshade Curtains, LED Type Room lamp, LED Type Luggage lamp, LED Type Personal Lamp, Conversation Mirror, Dr and Fr Passenger Extended Sunvisor with Vanity Mirror LED illumination, 8-way Driver power seat, 2-way Electrical Lumbar Support for Driver, Driver and Passenger Seatback pocket, Electronic Parking Brake, 1st Row Passenger Sliding and Double Reclining Seats, 2nd Row Sliding and Double Reclining Seats, 3rd Row 60:40 Split folding and sinking seats, 3rd Row Double Reclining Seats, 2nd Row Headrest Wing out type, Front Console and Luggage Power Outlet and USB Charging Ports, Auto Antiglare mirror (ECM) with UVO controls, Auto Cruise control, Diffused Rear Air Conditioner Vents, Cluster Ionizer, Laptop Charger (220V)
Light Assistant – coming home and leaving home lights, Remote control closing of door mirrors and electric sunroof, Electrically controlled opening and closing of 5th door, Virtual boot lid release pedal, Panoramic electric sunroof with bounce-back system, 12-way electrically adjustable front seats with driver seat prograable memory functions, Boss Button (electrical adjustment of front passenger seat from rear), Ventilated front seats (passenger and driver) with cooling and heating Function, Electrically adjustable lumbar support for driver and front passenger seat, Adjustable rear air conditioning vents with temperature control on rear centre console,Textile floor mats with Lounge Step, Roll-up sun visors for rear windows and rear windscreen, Virtual Cockpit, Hands-free Parking, 12V power sockets in centre console (front and rear), 12V power socket in luggage compartment, Two foldable roof handles (front and rear), Lights-on acoustic signal, Rear mud flaps,1 760 litres of total luggage space with rear seatbacks folded, Storage compartment with cover in luggage compartment side panel, Two foldable hooks in luggage compartment, 6+6 load anchoring points in luggage compartment, Rear seat centre armrest with through-loading,Front glovebox with cooling and illumination, Jumbo box – storage compartment under front centre armrest with cooling and tablet holder, Felt lined storage compartments in the front and rear doors, Storage compartments in the centre console (front and rear), Storage pockets on backrests of front seats, Power Nap Package for rear seat outer headrests, Wet case in both front doors with ŠKODA umbrella (2 units), Cargo elements
Massage SeatsNoNoNo
Memory Function Seats
Driver's Seat Only
No
Front
One Touch Operating Power Window
Driver's Window
All
All
Autonomous ParkingNoNoNo
Drive Modes
4
-
4
Air ConditionerYesYesYes
HeaterYesYesYes
Adjustable SteeringYesYesYes
KeyLess EntryYesYesYes
Interior
Photo Comparison
Steering Wheel
TachometerYesYesYes
Electronic Multi TripmeterYesYesYes
Leather SeatsYesYesYes
Fabric UpholsteryNoNoNo
Leather Steering WheelYesYesYes
Leather Wrap Gear Shift Selector
-
YesYes
Glove CompartmentYesYesYes
Digital ClockYesYesYes
Outside Temperature DisplayYes
-
No
Cigarette LighterYes
-
Yes
Digital OdometerYesYesYes
Electric Adjustable Seats
Front
Front
Front
Driving Experience Control EcoYesYesNo
Folding Table In The RearNo
-
No
Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYesYes
Ventilated SeatsNoYesYes
Dual Tone DashboardYes
-
Yes
Additional Features
Floor mats in Velour,Interior mirrors with automatic anti-dazzle function,Ambient lighting with Welcome Light Carpet,Through loading system,Storage compartment package,Fine wood Ash Grey-Brown High-Gloss with highlight trim finisher in Pearl Chrome,Sensatec Canberra Beige Black Upholstery
Luxury 2nd Row VIP Seats, Seat Upholstery Premium Nappa Leather, Door Step Plate, Door Scuff Plates SUS Type, SUS Type Transverse Trim, Wood Grain Door Upper Garnish, Chrome Inside door handle, Advance 3.5-8.89cm Display panel
Chrome front and rear door sill trims with 'SUPERB' inscription, Chrome interior door handles with chrome surround . Alu pedals, Piano Black décor with LED ambient lighting and 'Laurin & Klement inscription and chrome highlights, Stylish armrest stitching, Leather wrapped steering wheel with 'Laurin & Klement' inscription, Rear parcel shelf, Easy opening bottle holder in front centre console , Storage compartment under steering wheel with card holder, Ticket holder on A-pillar
Exterior
Available ColorsAlpine WhitePotamaic BlueTanzanite BlueMineral GreySunset OrangeMediterranean BlueDravit Grey MetallicBlack Sapphire+3 MoreGlacier White PearlSteel SilverAurora Black PearlLava BlueMoon WhiteMagic BlackMagnetic BrownBusiness Grey MetallicRace BlueSteel Grey Metallic+2 More
Body Type
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYesYes
Fog Lights FrontYesYesYes
Fog Lights RearNoYesYes
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorNoNoNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
Headlamp Washers
-
-
Yes
Rain Sensing WiperYesNoYes
Rear Window WiperNoYesNo
Rear Window WasherNoYesNo
Rear Window DefoggerYesYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNoNo
Alloy WheelsYesYesYes
Power AntennaNoNoNo
Tinted GlassNoNoNo
Rear SpoilerNoYesYes
Removable Or Convertible TopNoNoNo
Roof CarrierNoNoNo
Sun RoofYesYesYes
Moon RoofYesYesYes
Side StepperNoYesNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYesYes
Chrome GrilleYesYesYes
Chrome GarnishNoYesYes
Dual Tone Body Colour
-
-
Yes
Smoke HeadlampsNo
-
No
Projector Headlamps
-
YesNo
Halogen HeadlampsNo
-
No
Cornering Headlamps
-
-
No
Cornering Foglamps
-
-
Yes
Roof RailNoYesNo
Lighting
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),LED Tail lamps,LED Fog Lights
LED Headlights,Projector Headlights,LED Tail lamps,LED Fog Lights
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),LED Tail lamps,Headlight Washer,LED Fog Lights,Cornering Fog lights
Trunk Opener
Remote
Smart
Remote
Heated Wing Mirror
-
-
Yes
LED DRLs
-
-
Yes
LED Headlights
-
YesYes
LED Taillights
-
YesYes
LED Fog Lamps
-
YesYes
Additional Features
BMW Individual Exterior Line Aluminium satinated,Heat Protection Glazing,Acoustic Glazing on front windscreen,LED headlights with extended contents,Rain sensor and automatic driving lights,Active Air Stream Kidney Grille
Ice Cube LED Type Fog lamps, R18-45.72cm (18") Sputtering Finish Alloy Wheels, Kia Signature Tiger nose grille with Chrome Inserts, Body Colour bumper and Outside mirror, Front and Rear Skid plates, Chrome Surround DLO, Chrome Outside Door handle, Rear Spoiler with LED HMSL, Projector LED Type Headlamps with Escort and Anti Fog function, LED Position Lamps
Chrome surround and vertical elements for radiator grille, Chrome trim on lower air dam in front bumper, Chrome side window frames, Chrome inserts on side doors, Chrome highlights on 5th door, 'Laurin & Klement' inscription on front fenders, Rear diffuser with chrome highlights, Body Colour - Bumpers, external mirrors housing, door handles , Adaptive front LED headlamps, Retractable headlight washers, LED tail lights with crystalline elements and dynamic turn indicators, Warning indicator lights on front and rear doors, High level third brake LED light, Automatically diing interior and driver side external rear view mirror, Driver side external mirror and rear windscreen defogger with timer, ŠKODA welcome logo projection - front doors, Boarding spot lamps (OSRVM)
Tyre Size
225/50 R17
235/60 R18
215/55 R17
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless, Radial
Wheel Size
-
-
-
Alloy Wheel Size
17
R18
R17
Safety
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYesYes
Brake AssistYesYesYes
Central LockingYesYesYes
Power Door LocksYesYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYesYes
Anti Theft AlarmYesYesYes
No Of Airbags
-
6
8
Driver AirbagYesYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYesYes
Side Airbag FrontYesYesYes
Side Airbag RearNoNoYes
Day Night Rear View MirrorYes
Auto
Auto
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
Xenon HeadlampsNoNoNo
Halogen HeadlampsNo
-
No
Rear Seat BeltsYesYesYes
Seat Belt WarningYesYesYes
Door Ajar WarningYesYesYes
Side Impact BeamsYesYesYes
Front Impact BeamsYesYesYes
Traction ControlYesNoYes
Adjustable SeatsYesYesYes
Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYesYes
Vehicle Stability Control SystemYesNoNo
Engine ImmobilizerYesYesYes
Crash SensorYesYesYes
Centrally Mounted Fuel TankYesNoYes
Engine Check WarningYes
-
Yes
Automatic HeadlampsYesYesNo
Clutch LockNo
-
Yes
EBDYesYesYes
Electronic Stability Control
-
YesYes
Advance Safety Features
Launch Control Function,Servotronic Steering Assist,Brake Energy Regeneration,Head airbags, front and rear,BMW Condition Based Service,Cornering Brake Control,Emergency Spare Wheel,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,Roadside Assistance 24x7
Roll Over Mitigation, Cornering Brake Control, Curtain Airbags, Burglar Alarm, Passenger Seat belt reminder
MBA (Mechanical Brake Assist), MKB (Multi Collision Brake), Prefill (Hydraulic braking system readiness), Electromechanical parking brake with auto hold function, ASR (Anti Slip Regulation), EDS (Electronic Differential Lock), Rear view camera with washer and dynamic guidelines, Curtain airbags at front and rear, Front seatbelt reminder warning light with acoustic signal. Height adjustable three-point front seatbelts, Underbody protective cover and Rough Road Package, Fuel supply cut-off in a crash, Dual-tone warning horn, Emergency triangle in the luggage compartment , iBuzz Fatigue Alert, Engine iobiliser with floating code system and central locking controls on front centre console, Anti theft alarm with interior monitoring
Follow Me Home HeadlampsNoYesYes
Rear CameraYesYesYes
Anti Theft DeviceYesYesYes
Anti Pinch Power Windows
Driver's Window
All
All
Speed Alert
-
NoYes
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYesYes
Knee AirbagsNoNoNo
Isofix Child Seat MountsYesYesYes
Heads Up DisplayNoNoNo
Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsYesYesYes
Sos Emergency Assistance
-
NoNo
Blind Spot MonitorNoNoNo
Lane Watch Camera
-
-
No
Geo Fence Alert
-
-
No
Hill Descent ControlNoNoYes
Hill AssistNoYesYes
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockYes
-
Yes
360 View CameraNoNoYes
Entertainment & Communication
Cd PlayerYesNoNo
Cd ChangerYesNoNo
Dvd PlayerNoNoNo
RadioYesYesYes
Audio System Remote ControlYes
-
No
Mirror Link
-
NoYes
Speakers FrontYesYesYes
Speakers RearYesYesYes
Integrated2DINAudioYesYesYes
Wireless Phone ChargingYesYesYes
USB And Auxiliary InputYesYesYes
Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYesYes
Wifi Connectivity
-
NoYes
Compass
-
NoNo
Touch ScreenYesYesYes
Touch Screen Size
12.3 inch
8 inch
8 Inch.
Connectivity
Apple CarPlay
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay,SD Card Reader,Mirror Link
Android Auto
-
YesYes
Apple Car PlayYesYesYes
Internal StorageYes
-
No
Number Of Speaker
10
8
11
Rear Entertainment SystemNoYesNo
Additional Features
Hi-Fi loudspeaker system,High-resolution (1920x720 pixels) 10.25” (26 cm) Control Display,BMW Operating System 7.0 with variable configurable widgets,iDrive Touch with handwriting recognition and direct access buttons
harman/kardon premium 8-speaker Sound system (Acoustics by harman/kardon), UVO Connected Car
Central infotainment system with proximity sensor, Canton sound system - 11 speakers, 1 subwoofer (610 W), SmartLink, GSM telephone preparation with Bluetooth®, Bluetooth® audio streaming
Warranty
Introduction DateNoNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNoNo
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