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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.56,20,695#
Rs.49,09,965*
Rs.46,00,919*
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Petrol
Engine Displacement (cc)
1995
2143
1969
Available ColorsAlpine WhitePotamaic BluePortofino BlueMineral GreyMediterranean BlueBlack Sapphire+1 MoreJupiter Redcanyon beige metallicCirrus WhiteMountain greyPolar SilverBright SilverBlack StoneBursting BlueCrystal WhiteOsmium Grey MetallicFusion Red+1 More
Body Type
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
187.74bhp@4000rpm
170bhp@3400-4000rpm
190bhp
Mileage (ARAI)
19.62 kmpl
17.9 kmpl
No
User Rating
4.7
Based on 29 Reviews
4.7
Based on 13 Reviews
5
Based on 9 Reviews
Boot Space (Litres)
480
481
460
Fuel Tank Capacity
57Litres
50Litres
54Litres
Seating Capacity
5
5
5
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Automatic
Offers & Discount
2 Offers
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Finance Available (EMI)
Rs.1,08,106
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Rs.93,455
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Rs.87,575
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Insurance
Rs.1,81,994
XC40 Insurance
Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYesYes
Automatic Climate Control
3 Zone
Yes
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
Rear
Front & Rear
Navigation SystemYesNoYes
Foldable Rear Seat
-
60:40 Split
Bench Folding
Smart Access Card EntryYesYesYes
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 IndicatorYesYesNo
Rear CurtainYesNoNo
Luggage Hook And NetNoNoYes
Battery SaverNoNoNo
Lane Change IndicatorYesYesYes
Additional Features
-
Automatic Transmission with Manual Mode
Seat comfort Package
Off Road Engineering Package
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 SeatsNo
-
No
Memory Function Seats
Driver's Seat Only
Front
Driver's Seat Only
One Touch Operating Power Window
Driver's Window
Driver's Window
Driver's Window
Autonomous ParkingNo
-
Semi
Drive Modes
4
0
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 AlarmYesNoYes
No Of Airbags
-
6
7
Driver AirbagYesYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYesYes
Side Airbag FrontYesYesYes
Side Airbag RearNoNoYes
Day Night Rear View MirrorYesNoNo
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
Xenon HeadlampsNoYesNo
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
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
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 LockYesNoYes
Knee AirbagsNoNoYes
Isofix Child Seat MountsYesNoYes
Heads Up DisplayNoNoNo
Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsYesNoYes
Blind Spot MonitorNoNoNo
Hill Descent ControlNoYesYes
Hill AssistNoYesYes
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockYesNoNo
360 View CameraNoNoNo
Entertainment & Communication
Cd PlayerYesYesYes
Cd ChangerYesNoYes
Dvd PlayerNoNoYes
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
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
Android Auto
-
-
Yes
Apple Car Play
-
-
Yes
Internal StorageYesNoNo
Number Of Speaker
9
6
14
Rear Entertainment SystemNoNoNo
Additional Features
-
Audio 20 CD
High Resolution Media Display With 8 Inch Screen
Smartphone Integration Package
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 LighterYesNoNo
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
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
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 FrontYesNoYes
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 WasherNoNoNo
Rear Window DefoggerYesYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNoNo
Alloy WheelsYesYesYes
Power AntennaNoNoNo
Tinted GlassNoYesYes
Rear SpoilerNoYesYes
Removable Or Convertible TopNoNoNo
Roof CarrierNoNo
Optional
Sun RoofYesYesYes
Moon RoofNoYesYes
Side StepperNoNoNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYesYes
Chrome GrilleYesYesNo
Chrome GarnishNoYesNo
Smoke HeadlampsNoNoNo
Halogen HeadlampsNoNoNo
Roof RailNoYesYes
Lighting
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Rain Sensing Driving Lights,LED Tail lamps,LED Fog Lights
LED Headlights,LED Tail lamps
LED Headlights,Rain Sensing Driving Lights
Trunk Opener
Remote
Smart
Lever
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
Standard decor side windows
Color coordinated rear view mirror covers
Silver Skid Plates, Front and Rear
Tyre Size
225/50 R17
235/50 R18
235/55 R18
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Wheel Size
-
-
-
Alloy Wheel Size
17
18
18
Fuel & Performance
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Petrol
Mileage (City)NoNoNo
Mileage (ARAI)
19.62 kmpl
17.9 kmpl
No
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
57
50
54
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
No
BS VI
Top Speed (Kmph)
243
218
230
Drag CoefficientNoNoNo
Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
TwinPower Turbo 4 Cylinde
2.2-litre Diesel Engine
2.0 litre petrol Engine
Displacement (cc)
1995
2143
1969
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
187.74bhp@4000rpm
170bhp@3400-4000rpm
190bhp
Max Torque (nm@rpm)
400Nm@1750-2500rpm
350Nm@1400-3400rpm
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
7 Speed
8 Speed
Drive Type
RWD
AWD
FWD
Clutch TypeNoNoNo
Warranty
Introduction DateNoNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNoNo
Dimensions & Capacity
Length (mm)
4709
4424
4425
Width (mm)
1827
1804
2034
Height (mm)
1435
1494
1652
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
157
183
211
Wheel Base (mm)
2810
2699
2702
Front Tread (mm)
1589
1569
1601
Rear Tread (mm)
1583
1560
1626
Kerb Weight (kg)
-
1585
-
Grossweight (kg)
-
2075
-
Rear Headroom (mm)
957
verified
971
verified
994
verified
Rear Legroom (mm)
-
316
917
Front Headroom (mm)
-
1015
verified
1030
verified
Front Legroom (mm)
-
276
verified
1040
verified
Seating Capacity
5
5
5
Boot Space (Litres)
480
481
460
No. of Doors
4
5
5
Suspension, Steering & Brakes
Front Suspension
Double Joint Spring Strut
MacPherson Strut
sophisticated suspension
Rear Suspension
Five Arm
Four Link
sophisticated suspension
Steering Type
Power
Power
Power
Steering Column
Adjustable
Height & Reach
Tilt & Telescopic
Steering Gear Type
Rack & Pinion
Rack & Pinion
Rack and Pinion
Turning Radius (Metres)
5.5
5.92
-
Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Ventilated Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Ventilated Disc
Top Speed (Kmph)
243
218
230
0-100kmph (Seconds)
7.2
7.7
-
Emission Norm Compliance
BS VI
-
BS VI
Tyre Size
225/50 R17
235/50 R18
235/55 R18
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Alloy Wheel Size
17
18
18
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