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BMW 3 Series vs Volkswagen Passat Comparison

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    BMW 3 Series
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    Rs45.3 Lakh*
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    Volkswagen Passat
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    Rs33.21 Lakh*
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BMW 3 Series vs Volkswagen Passat

Should you buy BMW 3 Series or Volkswagen Passat? 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 Volkswagen Passat ex-showroom price starts at Rs 39.8 Lakh for 320d (Diesel) and Rs 30.21 Lakh for 2.0 TDI AT Comfortline (Diesel). 3 Series has 1998 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while Passat has 1968 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 Passat has a mileage of 17.42 kmpl (Diesel top model).

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.53,48,368*
Rs.38,67,334#
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Engine Displacement (cc)
1995
1968
Available ColorsAlpine WhiteSunset OrangeMediterranean BluePlatinum SilverEstoril BlueBlack Sapphire+1 MoreAtlantic BlueMangan GreyBlack-Oak-BrownPyrit SilverOryx WhiteDeep black+1 More
Body Type
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
190bhp@4000rpm
175bhp@3600-4000rpm
Mileage (ARAI)
22.69 kmpl
17.42 kmpl
User Rating
4.2
Based on 36 Reviews
4.2
Based on 17 Reviews
Boot Space (Litres)
480
586
Fuel Tank Capacity
57Litres
66Litres
Seating Capacity
5
5
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Offers & DiscountNoNo
Finance Available (EMI)
Rs.1,03,458
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Rs.74,805
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Insurance
Rs.2,02,818
Know how
Rs.1,54,569
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Service Cost (Avg. of 5 years)No
Rs.8,962
Photo Comparison
Rear Right Side
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  • BMW 3 Series Wheel
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    Volkswagen Passat Wheel
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  • BMW 3 Series Headlight
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  • BMW 3 Series DashBoard
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    Volkswagen Passat DashBoard
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Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYes
Automatic Climate Control
2 Zone
3 Zone
Air Quality ControlYesYes
Remote Trunk OpenerYesYes
Remote Fuel Lid OpenerYesYes
Low Fuel Warning LightYesYes
Accessory Power OutletYesYes
Trunk LightYesNo
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 FrontNoYes
Heated Seats RearNoNo
Seat Lumbar SupportYesYes
Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
Cruise ControlYesYes
Parking Sensors
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
Navigation SystemYesYes
Foldable Rear Seat
60:40 Split
60:40 Split
Smart Access Card EntryYesYes
Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYes
Glove Box CoolingYesYes
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
Voice ControlYesYes
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYesYes
USB Charger
Front
Front
Steering Mounted TripmeterNoYes
Central Console ArmrestYes
With Storage
Tailgate AjarYesYes
Gear Shift IndicatorYesYes
Rear CurtainNoYes
Luggage Hook And NetNoYes
Battery SaverNoNo
Lane Change IndicatorYesNo
Additional Features
BMW Driving Experience Control (Modes: Comfort, Ecosport, Sport & Sport+)
Car Key With Pearl Gloss Chrome Trim
Easy Open Sensor Controlled boot Lid Opener
Manually Operated Roll up Sunshields For Rear Side Windows
Electrically Operated Roll Up Sunshade For Rear Windshield
Folding Floor Cover In Lugguage Compartment
Intermittent Wiper Control
Air ConditionerYesYes
HeaterYesYes
Adjustable SteeringYesYes
KeyLess EntryYesYes
Safety
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
Brake AssistYesYes
Central LockingYesYes
Power Door LocksYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYes
Anti Theft AlarmYesYes
Driver AirbagYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYes
Side Airbag FrontYesYes
Side Airbag RearNoYes
Day Night Rear View MirrorNoYes
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYesYes
Xenon HeadlampsYesYes
Halogen HeadlampsNoNo
Rear Seat BeltsYesYes
Seat Belt WarningYesYes
Door Ajar WarningYesYes
Side Impact BeamsYesYes
Front Impact BeamsYesYes
Traction ControlYesNo
Adjustable SeatsYesYes
Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYes
Vehicle Stability Control SystemYesYes
Engine ImmobilizerYesYes
Crash SensorYesYes
Centrally Mounted Fuel TankYesYes
Engine Check WarningYesYes
Automatic HeadlampsYesYes
Clutch LockNoYes
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
Front Passenger Airbag Deactivation, Curtain Airbag System For Front Passengers, ASR and EDL, Electromechanical Parking Brake, Auto Hold Function, Front Underbody Guard, Adaptive Chassis Control (DCC)Including Driving Profile Selection, Auto Diing Interior Mirror
Follow Me Home HeadlampsNoYes
Rear CameraYesYes
Anti Theft DeviceYesYes
Anti Pinch Power WindowsNo
All
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYes
Knee AirbagsNoYes
Isofix Child Seat MountsYesYes
Heads Up DisplayNoNo
Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsYesYes
Blind Spot MonitorNoNo
Hill Descent ControlNoNo
Hill AssistNoYes
Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock
-
No
360 View CameraNoYes
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
-
Internal StorageNoNo
Number Of Speaker
9
8
Rear Entertainment SystemNoNo
Additional Features
-
Touchscreen Infotainment System Composition Media
App Connect Smartphone Interface For Certified Functions/Applications Oninfotainment Screen
Mobile Phone Based Navigation Compatibility
Interior
TachometerYesYes
Electronic Multi TripmeterYesYes
Leather SeatsYesYes
Fabric UpholsteryNoNo
Leather Steering WheelYesYes
Glove CompartmentYesYes
Digital ClockYesYes
Outside Temperature DisplayYesYes
Cigarette LighterYesYes
Digital OdometerYesYes
Electric Adjustable Seats
Front & Rear
Front
Driving Experience Control EcoYesYes
Folding Table In The RearNoNo
Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYes
Ventilated SeatsNoYes
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
Chrome Detailing On Front AC Vents,Rotary Light Switch
Analog Clock In Dashboard
Decorative Inserts Piano Black For Centre Console
Decorative Inserts In Ornamental Wood Brillant Pine For Dashboard And Doors Trims
Decorative Inserts in Ornamental Wood Olive Ash Silk Matte For Dashboard And Doors Trims
Chrome Detailing On Mirror Adjustment Knob
Stainless Steel Scuff Plates On Front And Rear Door Steps
Colour Multifunction Display Premium
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 WiperYesYes
Rear Window WiperNoNo
Rear Window WasherNoNo
Rear Window DefoggerYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNo
Alloy Wheel Size (Inch)YesYes
Power AntennaNoNo
Tinted GlassYesYes
Rear SpoilerYesYes
Removable Or Convertible TopNoNo
Roof CarrierNoNo
Sun RoofYesYes
Moon RoofYesNo
Side StepperNoNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYes
Chrome GrilleYesNo
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),Cornering Headlights,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
Chrome Moulding On Side Windows
Body Coloured Bumpers With Chrome Mouldings
Auto Diing On Driver's Side With Memory
Tyre Size
225/50 R17
215/55 R17
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Wheel Size (Inch)NoNo
Alloy Wheel Size (Inch)
17
17
Fuel & Performance
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Mileage (City)NoNo
Mileage (ARAI)
22.69 kmpl
17.42 kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
57
66
Emission Norm Compliance
Euro VI
No
Top Speed (Kmph)
230
No
Drag CoefficientNoNo
Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
TwinPower Turbo 4 Cylinde
TDI Engine
Displacement (cc)
1995
1968
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
190bhp@4000rpm
175bhp@3600-4000rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)
400Nm@1750-2500rpm
350Nm@1500-3500rpm
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
6 Speed
Drive Type
RWD
FWD
Clutch TypeNoNo
Warranty
Introduction DateNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNo
Dimensions & Capacity
Length (mm)
4824
4767
Width (mm)
1811
1832
Height (mm)
1429
1456
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
157
-
Wheel Base (mm)
2810
2786
Front Tread (mm)
1544
1586
Rear Tread (mm)
1583
1570
Kerb Weight (kg)
-
1550
Grossweight (kg)
-
2210
Rear Headroom (mm)
957
-
Front Headroom (mm)
1023
-
Seating Capacity
5
5
Boot Space (Litres)
480
586
No. of Doors
4
4
Suspension, Steering & Brakes
Front Suspension
Double Joint Spring Strut
MacPherson Strut with anti-roll bar
Rear Suspension
Five Arm
Multi-Link
Steering Type
Power
Power
Steering Column
Adjustable
Adjustable
Steering Gear Type
Rack & Pinion
Rack & Pinion
Turning Radius (Metres)
5.5
5.85
Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Top Speed (Kmph)
230
-
Acceleration (Seconds)
7.2
-
Emission Norm Compliance
Euro VI
-
Tyre Size
225/50 R17
215/55 R17
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Alloy Wheel Size
17 Inch
17 Inch

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