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BMW 3 Series vs Mercedes-Benz GLA Class Comparison

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BMW 3 Series vs Mercedes-Benz GLA Class

Should you buy BMW 3 Series or Mercedes-Benz GLA Class? 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 Mercedes-Benz GLA Class price starts Rs 32.33 Lakh ex-showroom for 200 d Style (Diesel). 3 Series has 1998 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while GLA Class has 2143 cc (Diesel top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the 3 Series has a mileage of 19.62 kmpl (Diesel top model)> and the GLA Class has a mileage of 17.9 kmpl (Diesel top model).

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.56,06,552*
Rs.49,03,588*
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Engine Displacement (cc)
1995
2143
Available ColorsAlpine WhitePotamaic BlueMineral GreyMediterranean BlueBlack SapphireJupiter Redcanyon beige metallicCirrus WhiteMountain greyPolar Silver
Body Type
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
187.74bhp@4000rpm
170bhp@3400-4000rpm
Mileage (ARAI)
19.62 kmpl
17.9 kmpl
User Rating
4.9
Based on 27 Reviews
4.6
Based on 13 Reviews
Boot Space (Litres)
480
481
Fuel Tank Capacity
57Litres
50Litres
Seating Capacity
5
5
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Offers & Discount
1 Offer
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Finance Available (EMI)
Rs.1,06,707
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Rs.93,341
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Insurance
Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYes
Automatic Climate Control
3 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 RestYesYes
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
Rear
Rear
Navigation SystemYesNo
Foldable Rear Seat
-
60:40 Split
Smart Access Card EntryYesYes
Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYes
Glove Box CoolingNoYes
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
Voice ControlYesYes
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYesYes
USB Charger
Front
Front
Steering Mounted TripmeterNoNo
Central Console Armrest
With Storage
Yes
Tailgate AjarYesYes
Gear Shift IndicatorYesYes
Rear CurtainYesNo
Luggage Hook And NetNoNo
Battery SaverNoNo
Lane Change IndicatorYesYes
Additional Features
-
Automatic Transmission with Manual Mode
Seat comfort Package
Off Road Engineering Package
Massage SeatsNo
-
Memory Function Seats
Driver's Seat Only
Front
One Touch Operating Power Window
Driver's Window
Driver's Window
Autonomous ParkingNo
-
Drive Modes
4
0
Air ConditionerYesYes
HeaterYesYes
Adjustable SteeringYesYes
KeyLess EntryYesYes
Safety
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
Brake AssistYesYes
Central LockingYesYes
Power Door LocksYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYes
Anti Theft AlarmYesNo
No Of Airbags
-
6
Driver AirbagYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYes
Side Airbag FrontYesYes
Side Airbag RearNoNo
Day Night Rear View MirrorYesNo
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYesYes
Xenon HeadlampsNoYes
Halogen HeadlampsNoNo
Rear Seat BeltsYesYes
Seat Belt WarningYesYes
Door Ajar WarningYesYes
Side Impact BeamsYesYes
Front Impact BeamsYesYes
Traction ControlYesYes
Adjustable SeatsYesYes
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
Attention Assist, Blue Efficiency, Adaptive Brake System, Acceleration Skid Control, Lamp Failure Indicator, Adaptive Brake Lights Flashing, Lamp Failure Indicator ,Electronic Stability Program,QR code stickers for post-accident rescue
Follow Me Home HeadlampsNoNo
Rear CameraYesYes
Anti Theft DeviceYesYes
Anti Pinch Power Windows
Driver's Window
-
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
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockYesNo
360 View CameraNoNo
Entertainment & Communication
Cd PlayerYesYes
Cd ChangerYesNo
Dvd PlayerNoNo
RadioYesYes
Audio System Remote ControlYesNo
Speakers FrontYesYes
Speakers RearYesYes
Integrated2DINAudioYesYes
USB And Auxiliary InputYesYes
Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYes
Touch ScreenYesYes
Touch Screen Size
12.3 inch
-
Connectivity
,Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
Internal StorageYesNo
Number Of Speaker
9
6
Rear Entertainment SystemNoNo
Additional Features
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Audio 20 CD
High Resolution Media Display With 8 Inch Screen
Smartphone Integration Package
Interior
TachometerYesYes
Electronic Multi TripmeterYesYes
Leather SeatsYesYes
Fabric UpholsteryNoNo
Leather Steering WheelYesYes
Glove CompartmentYesYes
Digital ClockYesYes
Outside Temperature DisplayYesYes
Cigarette LighterYesNo
Digital OdometerYesYes
Electric Adjustable SeatsNo
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
Instrument Cluster with 11.6 cm Colour Multi function Display, Pointers in Metallic Silver, Red Needle, Light and Sight Package
Ambience Lighting With 12 Colours
Light and Sight Package
Roof Rack In Chrome Appearance
Sail Pattern Trim
Step Board Embellisher Illuminated
The Door Sill Panels In Brushed Stainless Steel Add Exclusive Sporty Highlights With Their Illuminated Mercedes-Benz Lettering
Exterior
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
Fog Lights FrontYesNo
Fog Lights RearNoNo
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYesYes
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorNoNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorYesYes
Rain Sensing WiperYesYes
Rear Window WiperNoYes
Rear Window WasherNoNo
Rear Window DefoggerYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNo
Alloy WheelsYesYes
Power AntennaNoNo
Tinted GlassNoYes
Rear SpoilerNoYes
Removable Or Convertible TopNoNo
Roof CarrierNoNo
Sun RoofYesYes
Moon RoofNoYes
Side StepperNoNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYes
Chrome GrilleYesYes
Chrome GarnishNoYes
Smoke HeadlampsNoNo
Halogen HeadlampsNoNo
Roof RailNoYes
Lighting
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Rain Sensing Driving Lights,LED Tail lamps,LED Fog Lights
LED Headlights,LED Tail lamps
Trunk Opener
Remote
Smart
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
5 Spoke Light Alloy Wheel
A Simulated Under guard In Bucket Tooth Design With Silver Chrome In The Front Bumper
Power domes On The Bonnet
LED tail lights with crystal look
Urban Package
Tyre Size
225/50 R17
235/50 R18
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Wheel Size
-
-
Alloy Wheel Size
17
18
Fuel & Performance
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Mileage (City)NoNo
Mileage (ARAI)
19.62 kmpl
17.9 kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
57
50
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
No
Top Speed (Kmph)
243
218
Drag CoefficientNoNo
Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
TwinPower Turbo 4 Cylinde
2.2-litre Diesel Engine
Displacement (cc)
1995
2143
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
187.74bhp@4000rpm
170bhp@3400-4000rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)
400Nm@1750-2500rpm
350Nm@1400-3400rpm
No Of Cylinder
4
4
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
Valve Configuration
DOHC
DOHC
Fuel Supply System
CRDi
CRDi
Turbo ChargerYesYes
Super ChargerNoNo
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Gear Box
8 Speed
7 Speed
Drive Type
RWD
AWD
Clutch TypeNoNo
Warranty
Introduction DateNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNo
Dimensions & Capacity
Length (mm)
4709
4424
Width (mm)
1827
1804
Height (mm)
1435
1494
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
157
183
Wheel Base (mm)
2810
2699
Front Tread (mm)
1589
1569
Rear Tread (mm)
1583
1560
Kerb Weight (kg)
-
1585
Grossweight (kg)
-
2075
Rear Headroom (mm)
957
971
Rear Legroom (mm)
-
316
Front Headroom (mm)
-
1015
Front Legroom (mm)
-
276
Seating Capacity
5
5
Boot Space (Litres)
480
481
No. of Doors
4
5
Suspension, Steering & 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
Rack & Pinion
Turning Radius (Metres)
5.5
5.92
Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Top Speed (Kmph)
243
218
Acceleration (Seconds)
7.2
7.7
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
-
Tyre Size
225/50 R17
235/50 R18
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Alloy Wheel Size
17
18

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