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    Rs45.3 Lakh*
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BMW 3 Series vs Mercedes-Benz CLA

Should you buy BMW 3 Series or Mercedes-Benz CLA? 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 and Mercedes-Benz CLA ex-showroom price starts at Rs 39.8 Lakh for 320d (Diesel) and Rs 31.72 Lakh for 200 CDI Style (Diesel). 3 Series has 1998 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while CLA has 2143 cc (Diesel top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the 3 Series has a mileage of 22.69 kmpl (Diesel top model)> and the CLA has a mileage of 17.9 kmpl (Diesel top model).

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.53,86,662#
Rs.44,19,316#
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Engine Displacement (cc)
1995
2143
Available ColorsAlpine WhiteSunset OrangeMediterranean BluePlatinum SilverEstoril BlueBlack Sapphire+1 MoreJupiter RedCirrus WhitePolar Silver
Body Type
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
190bhp@4000rpm
136bhp@3600-4400rpm
User Rating
4.2
Based on 35 Reviews
4.8
Based on 20 Reviews
Boot Space (Litres)
480
470
Fuel Tank Capacity
57Litres
56Litres
Seating Capacity
5
5
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Offers & DiscountNoNo
Finance Available (EMI)
Rs.1,05,340
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Rs.85,488
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Insurance
Rs.1,43,782
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Rs.1,39,621
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Service Cost (Avg. of 5 years)NoNo
Photo Comparison
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Engine
Engine Type
TwinPower Turbo 4 Cylinde
In Line Diesel Engine
Displacement (cc)
1995
2143
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
190bhp@4000rpm
136bhp@3600-4400rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)
400Nm@1750-2500rpm
300Nm@1600-3000rpm
No Of Cylinder
4
4
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
Valve Configuration
DOHC
DOHC
Fuel Supply System
CRDi
CRDi
Turbo ChargerYesYes
Super ChargerNoNo
Transmission
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Gear Box
8 Speed
7 Speed
Drive Type
RWD
FWD
Clutch TypeNo
Dual Clutch
Steering
Steering Type
Power
Power
Steering Column
Adjustable
Height & Reach
Steering Gear Type
Rack & Pinion
Direct Steer
Turning Radius (Metres)
5.5
5.5
Brake System
Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Fuel
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Mileage (City)NoNo
Mileage (ARAI)
22.69 kmpl
17.9 kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
57
56
Emission Norm Compliance
Euro VI
Euro VI
Performance
Top Speed (Kmph)
230
220
Drag CoefficientNoNo
Braking TimeNoNo
Tyres
Tyre Size
225/50 R17
225/45 R17
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Wheel Size (Inch)NoNo
Alloy Wheel Size (Inch)
17
17
General Car Details
Introduction DateNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNo
Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYes
Automatic Climate Control
2 Zone
Yes
Air Quality ControlYesYes
Remote Trunk OpenerYesYes
Remote Fuel Lid OpenerYesYes
Low Fuel Warning LightYesYes
Accessory Power OutletYesYes
Trunk LightYesYes
Vanity MirrorYesYes
Rear Reading LampYesYes
Rear Seat HeadrestYesYes
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYesNo
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYesYes
Cup Holders FrontYesYes
Cup Holders RearYesYes
Rear AC VentsYesYes
Heated Seats FrontNoNo
Heated Seats RearNoNo
Seat Lumbar SupportYesYes
Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
Cruise ControlYesYes
Parking Sensors
Front & Rear
Rear
Navigation SystemYesYes
Foldable Rear Seat
60:40 Split
60:40 Split
Smart Access Card EntryYesNo
Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYes
Glove Box CoolingYesNo
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
Voice ControlYesYes
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYesYes
USB Charger
Front
No
Steering Mounted TripmeterNoNo
Central Console ArmrestYes
With Storage
Tailgate AjarYesNo
Gear Shift IndicatorYesNo
Rear CurtainNoNo
Luggage Hook And NetNoNo
Battery SaverNoNo
Lane Change IndicatorYesNo
Additional Features
BMW Driving Experience Control (Modes: Comfort, Ecosport, Sport & Sport+)
Car Key With Pearl Gloss Chrome Trim
Drive Modes Economy, Sport Manual
Integral Look Sports Seat
Safety
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
Brake AssistYesYes
Central LockingYesYes
Power Door LocksYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYes
Anti Theft AlarmYesNo
Driver AirbagYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYes
Side Airbag FrontYesYes
Side Airbag RearNoNo
Day Night Rear View MirrorNoNo
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYesYes
Xenon HeadlampsYesNo
Halogen HeadlampsNoNo
Rear Seat BeltsYesYes
Seat Belt WarningYesYes
Door Ajar WarningYesYes
Side Impact BeamsYesYes
Front Impact BeamsYesYes
Traction ControlYesNo
Adjustable SeatsYesYes
Keyless EntryYesYes
Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYes
Vehicle Stability Control SystemYesYes
Engine ImmobilizerYesYes
Crash SensorYesYes
Centrally Mounted Fuel TankYesYes
Engine Check WarningYesYes
Automatic HeadlampsYesYes
Clutch LockNoNo
EBDYesYes
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
ESP Dynamic Cornering Assist, Attention Assist (visual and audible warning) with Acceleration Skid Control (ASR), Adaptive brake lights flashing ,Lamp failure indicator ,QR code stickers for post-accident rescue
Follow Me Home HeadlampsNoNo
Rear CameraYesYes
Anti Theft DeviceYesYes
Anti Pinch Power WindowsNoNo
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesNo
Knee AirbagsNoNo
Isofix Child Seat MountsYesNo
Heads Up DisplayNoNo
Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsYesNo
Blind Spot MonitorNoNo
Hill Descent ControlNoYes
Hill AssistNoYes
360 View CameraNoNo
Interior
Air ConditionerYesYes
HeaterYesYes
Adjustable SteeringYesYes
TachometerYesYes
Electronic Multi TripmeterYesYes
Leather SeatsYesYes
Fabric UpholsteryNoNo
Leather Steering WheelYesYes
Glove CompartmentYesYes
Digital ClockYesYes
Outside Temperature DisplayYesYes
Cigarette LighterYesNo
Digital OdometerYesYes
Electric Adjustable Seats
Front & Rear
Front
Driving Experience Control EcoYesYes
Folding Table In The RearNoNo
Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYes
Ventilated SeatsNoNo
Dual Tone DashboardYesNo
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
Contrasting Top Stitching in Crystal Grey and Inserts in Silver Chrome on the Bottom Spoke
Sail Pattern Trim
Sports Seats Upholstered in Black or Sahara Beige
Instrument Cluster in 2 Tube design with Colour TFT Multifunction Display
Exterior
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
Fog Lights FrontYesYes
Fog Lights RearNoYes
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYesYes
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorNoNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorYesYes
Rain Sensing WiperYesNo
Rear Window WiperNoNo
Rear Window WasherNoNo
Rear Window DefoggerYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNo
Alloy Wheel Size (Inch)YesYes
Power AntennaNoNo
Tinted GlassYesYes
Rear SpoilerYesNo
Removable Or Convertible TopNoNo
Roof CarrierNoNo
Sun RoofYesYes
Moon RoofYesYes
Side StepperNoNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYes
Chrome GrilleYesYes
Chrome GarnishYesYes
Smoke HeadlampsYesNo
Roof RailNoNo
Lighting
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),LED Fog Lights
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),LED Tail lamps
Trunk Opener
Smart
Remote
Heated Wing MirrorYesNo
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
Diamond radiator grille with pins in high-gloss black
Mirror Package
LED brake light
Silver-painted louvre and chrome inserts
Newly designed air scoops
Rear bumper with insert in black plastic with chrome trim
Twin-pipe exhaust system with rectangular, chromed tailpipes
5 Spoke alloy wheels painted in tremolite grey with high-sheen finish
Reversing light
Entertainment & Communication
Cd PlayerYesYes
Cd ChangerYesNo
Dvd PlayerYesNo
RadioYesYes
Audio System Remote ControlYesNo
Speakers FrontYesYes
Speakers RearYesYes
Integrated2DINAudioYesYes
USB And Auxiliary InputYesYes
Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYes
Touch ScreenYesYes
Connectivity
,Apple CarPlay
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay,SD Card Reader
Internal StorageNoNo
Number Of Speaker
9
4
Rear Entertainment SystemNoNo
Additional Features
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Audio 20 CD Including Pre-Installation for Garmin Map Pilot
Garmin Map Pilot (Optional)
Integrated Media Interface Port for iPod or iPhone
2 USB ports in the centre console
Bluetooth interface with hands-free function and audio streaming for playing music files
Transfer of addresses from mobile phone to head unit
Cover Flow and Cover Art Display of album covers in audio menu
Suspension & Brakes
Front Suspension
Double Joint Spring Strut
MacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension
Five Arm
Four Link
Steering Type
Power
Power
Steering Column
Adjustable
Height & Reach
Steering Gear Type
Rack & Pinion
Direct Steer
Turning Radius (Metres)
5.5
5.5
Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Top Speed (Kmph)
230
220
Acceleration (Seconds)
7.2
9.8
Emission Norm Compliance
Euro VI
Euro VI
Tyre Size
225/50 R17
225/45 R17
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Alloy Wheel Size
17 Inch
17 Inch
No Of Doors
4
4
Boot Space (Litres)
480
470
Dimensions & Capacity
Length (mm)
4824
4630
Width (mm)
1811
1777
Height (mm)
1429
1432
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
157
160
Wheel Base (mm)
2810
2699
Front Tread (mm)
1544
1549
Rear Tread (mm)
1583
1547
Kerb Weight (kg)
-
1570
Grossweight (kg)
-
2005
Rear Headroom (mm)
957
905
Rear Legroom (mm)
-
338
Front Headroom (mm)
1023
1006
Front Legroom (mm)
-
276

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