BMW X3 vs Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Should you buy BMW X3 or Mercedes-Benz E-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 X3 price starts at Rs 68.50 Lakh ex-showroom for xDrive20d xLine (Diesel) and Mercedes-Benz E-Class price starts Rs 75 Lakh ex-showroom for Exclusive E 200 (Petrol). X3 has 2998 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while E-Class has 2925 cc (Diesel top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the X3 has a mileage of 16.55 kmpl (Diesel top model)> and the E-Class has a mileage of 16.1 kmpl (Diesel top model).
X3 Vs E-Class
|Key Highlights||BMW X3||Mercedes-Benz E-Class|
|On Road Price||Rs.81,60,650*||Rs.99,88,000*|
|On Road Price in New Delhi|
|Finance Available (EMI)|
|Engine and Transmission|
Engine type in car refers to the type of engine that powers the vehicle. There are many different types of car engines, but the most common are petrol (gasoline) and diesel engines
2.0l 4Cylinder twin turbo
3.0 L in-line 6 cylinder engine
The displacement of an engine is the total volume of all of the cylinders in the engine. Measured in cubic centimetres (cc)
|No Of Cylinder|
ICE engines have one or more cylinders. More cylinders typically mean more smoothness and more power, but it also means more moving parts and less fuel efficiency.
Fast charging typically refers to direct current (DC) charging from an EV charge station, and is generally quicker than AC charging. Not all fast chargers are equal, though, and this depends on their rated output.
|Max Power (bhp@rpm)|
Power dictates the performance of an engine. It's measured in horsepower (bhp) or metric horsepower (PS). More is better.
|Max Torque (nm@rpm)|
The load-carrying ability of an engine, measured in Newton-metres (Nm) or pound-foot (lb-ft). More is better.
|Valves Per Cylinder|
Valves let air and fuel into the cylinders of a combustion engine. More valves typically make more power and are more efficient.
|Fuel Supply System|
Responsible for delivering fuel from the fuel tank into your internal combustion engine (ICE). More sophisticated systems give you better mileage.
A device that forces more air into an internal combustion engine. More air can burn more fuel and make more power. Turbochargers utilise exhaust gas energy to make more power.
|Fuel & Performance|
|Fuel Tank Capacity|
|Emission Norm Compliance|
BS VI 2.0
BS VI 2.0
|Top Speed (Kmph)|
|Suspension, Steering & Brakes|
|Shock Absorbers Type|
Tilt & Telescopic
|Steering Gear Type|
Rack & Pinion
|Front Brake Type|
|Rear Brake Type|
|Top Speed (Kmph)|
|Dimensions & Capacity|
The distance from a car's front tip to the farthest point in the back.
The width of a car is the horizontal distance between the two outermost points of the car, typically measured at the widest point of the car, such as the wheel wells or the rearview mirrors
The height of a car is the vertical distance between the ground and the highest point of the car. It can decide how much space a car has along with it's body type and is also critical in determining it's ability to fit in smaller garages or parking spaces
|Wheel Base (mm)|
Distance from the centre of the front wheel to the centre of the rear wheel. A longer wheelbase is better for stability and also allows more passenger space on the inside.
|Front Tread (mm)|
The distance from the centre of the left tyre to the centre of the right tyre of a four-wheeler's front wheels. Also known as front track. The relation between the front and rear tread/track numbers decides a cars stability.
|Rear Tread (mm)|
The distance from the centre of the left tyre to the centre of the right tyre of a fourwheeler's rear wheels. Also known as Rear Track. The relation between the front and rear Tread/Track numbers dictates a cars stability
|Kerb Weight (kg)|
It is the weight of just a car, including fluids such as engine oil, coolant and brake fluid, combined with a fuel tank that is filled to 90 percent capacity.
|Rear Headroom (mm)|
Rear headroom in a car is the vertical distance between the center of the rear seat cushion and the roof of the car, measured at the tallest point
|Rear Legroom (mm)|
Rear legroom in a car is the distance between the front seat backrests and the rear seat backrests. The more legroom the more comfortable the seats.
|Front Headroom (mm)|
Front headroom in a car is the vertical distance between the centre of the front seat cushion and the roof of the car, measured at the tallest point. Important for taller occupants. More is again better
|Front Legroom (mm)|
The distance from the front footwell to the base of the front seatback. More leg room means more comfort for front passengers
|Front Shoulder Room (mm)|
The front shoulder room of a car is the distance between the left and right side of the cabin where your shoulder will touch. Wider cars are more comfortable for large passengers
|Rear Shoulder Room (mm)|
The rear shoulder room of a car is the distance between the left and right side of the cabin where your shoulder will touch. Wider cars are more comfortable and can seat three passengers (If applicable) better.
|Boot Space (Litres)|
|No. of Doors|
|Comfort & Convenience|
|Power Windows Front||Yes||Yes|
|Power Windows Rear||Yes||Yes|
|Automatic Climate Control|
|Remote Trunk Opener|
Some cars have buttons on the key to unlock only the trunk/boot of the car without unlocking any of the doors.
|Low Fuel Warning Light||Yes||Yes|
|Accessory Power Outlet||Yes||Yes|
|Rear Reading Lamp||Yes||Yes|
|Rear Seat Headrest||Yes||Yes|
|Rear Seat Centre Arm Rest||Yes||Yes|
|Height Adjustable Front Seat Belts||Yes|
|Cup Holders Front||Yes||Yes|
|Cup Holders Rear||Yes||Yes|
|Rear AC Vents|
|Seat Lumbar Support|
|Active Noise Cancellation||Yes|
|Multifunction Steering Wheel||Yes||Yes|
|Foldable Rear Seat|
|Smart Access Card Entry|
|Engine Start Stop Button||Yes||Yes|
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
|Steering Wheel Gearshift Paddles||Yes|
Front & Rear
|Central Console Armrest||Yes||Yes|
|Gear Shift Indicator|
|Luggage Hook And Net||Yes||No|
including Automatic Hold Function, Servotronic assistance at all speed ranges, Cruise Control with braking function, BMW Driving Experience Control (Modes: ECOPRO, COMFORT, SPORT), Dynamic Damper Control Infinite and independent damping, as suspensions automatically adapt to all kind of road conditions, Automatic operation of tail gate, Automatic air-conditioning 3-zone with digital display, Seat adjustment electrical driver and passenger with memory function for driver, Automatic Start/Stop function, Brake Energy Regeneration,Performance Control Variable torque split at the rear wheels with Automatic differential locks (ADB-X)
|Memory Function Seats|
|One Touch Operating Power Window|
|Electric Adjustable Seats|
|Follow Me Home Headlamps|
A tachometer shows how fast the engine is running, measured in revolutions per minute (RPM). In a manual car, it helps the driver know when to shift gears.
|Electronic Multi Tripmeter||Yes||Yes|
|Leather Steering Wheel||Yes||Yes|
It refers to a storage compartment built into the dashboard of a vehicle on the passenger's side. It is used to store vehicle documents, and first aid kit among others.
Refers to a display that shows the current time in a digital (numerical) format.
|Outside Temperature Display||Yes||Yes|
|Driving Experience Control Eco||Yes|
|Dual Tone Dashboard||Yes|
gearshift paddles on the steering wheel, Instrument cluster with M-specific display, M radio remote control with clasp in blue, Ambient light with 6 pre-defined selectable light designs in various colours with contour and mood lighting- additionally with Welcome Light Carpet, automatic anti-dazzle function, Floor mats in velour, Multifunction Sport leather steering wheel, M leather steering wheel, Roller sunblind for rear-side windows, mechanical, Galvanic embellish in chrome for controls, Instrument panel in Sensatec, Storage Compartment package and storage nets behind the front seat backrests, Brushed Aluminium Fine Cutting with Highlight Trim Finisher in Pearl Chrome, Sensatec Perforated Cognac, Sensatec Perforated Canberra Beige
Silver open pore ash wood trim, ARTICO man-made leather with topstitching in Black or Beige and Beige with Tropez Blue ,
|Available Colors||Mineral WhitePhytonic BlueSophisto Grey Brilliant EffectBlack SapphireX3 Colors||High Tech SilverGraphite GreyPolar WhiteObsidian BlackE-Class Colors|
SUVAll SUV Cars
SedanAll Sedan Cars
|Fog Lights Front|
Front fog lights are lights placed near the lower half of a car's front bumper. They are designed to improve visibility in bad weather conditions such as fog or heavy rains.
|Fog Lights Rear|
Rear fog lights are lights placed near the lower half of a car's rear bumper. Unlike front fog lights, rear fog lights are designed to ensure cars driving behind you can see you better in bad weather conditions such as fog or heavy rains.
|Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror|
Power-adjustable exterior rear view mirror is a type of outside rear view mirror that can be adjusted electrically by the driver using a switch or buttons.
|Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View Mirror|
Manually adjustable exterior rear view mirrors refer to stick-like controls inside the car that are used to adjust the angle of the exterior rear view mirrors.
|Electric Folding Rear View Mirror|
It refers to a vehicle's mirrors opening and closing at the touch of a button.
|Rear Window Wiper|
It is a single wiper used to clear the rear windshield of dust and water. It can be used by itself or with a washer that sprays water.
|Rear Window Defogger|
Rear window defoggers use heat to increase the temperature of the rear windshield to clear any fogging up of the glass caused by weather conditions.
Refers to lightweight wheels made of metals such as aluminium. Available in multiple designs, they are used to enhance the look of a vehicle.
|Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicators|
It refers to an additional turn indicator located on the outside mirror of a vehicle. It warns both oncoming and following traffic.
It refers to a shiny silver finish on the grille of a vehicle.
Chrome garnish is a chrome strip or panel applied to certain parts of the car to make them look brighter or flashier.
Cars with this feature will automatically switch on their fog lamps when the steering is turned, to improve visibility at the front corners of the car.
Roof rails are parts attached to a car's roof that can either enhance a car's styling or be used to carry luggage carriers. Not all roof rails are designed to take loads and if they are, they have strict weight limits.
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights)
LED daytime running lights (DRL) are not to be confused with headlights. The intended purpose is to help other road users see your vehicle better while adding to the car's style.
Refers to the use of LED lighting in the taillamps.
|LED Fog Lamps|
Refers to the use of LED lighting in the fog lamp. A fog lamp is placed low on the bumper to help illuminate the road and surrounding area enhancing safety in foggy/rainy conditions.
Entry sills with M model inscription, M-specific pedals, M exterior designation on front side panel (left and right), Tailpipe finishers in gloss chrome, Adaptive LED Headlights(Accent lighting with turn indicators, low and high-beam in LED Technology, Hexagonally shaped daytime running lights and two-part LED tail lights, High-beam assist, LED Fog Lights (intgerated), Rain sensor and automatic driving lights, Exterior mirrors, electrically foldable, Panorama glass roof, Roof rails and exterior lines black high gloss, Active Air Stream Kidney Grille, 48.26 cm (19 inches) light alloy wheels Y-spoke style 887 M (Front/Rear:245/50 R19),
AMG body styling, Sporty side skirts,Diamond grille with AMG bumpers,
|Anti Lock Braking System||Yes||Yes|
|Power Door Locks||Yes||Yes|
|Child Safety Locks||Yes||Yes|
|Anti Theft Alarm||Yes||Yes|
|No Of Airbags|
|Side Airbag Front||Yes||Yes|
|Side Airbag Rear||Yes||Yes|
|Day Night Rear View Mirror|
|Passenger Side Rear View Mirror||Yes||Yes|
|Rear Seat Belts||Yes||Yes|
|Seat Belt Warning||Yes||Yes|
|Door Ajar Warning||Yes||Yes|
|Side Impact Beams||Yes||Yes|
|Front Impact Beams||Yes||Yes|
|Tyre Pressure Monitor||Yes||Yes|
|Vehicle Stability Control System||Yes||Yes|
|Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank||Yes||Yes|
|Engine Check Warning||Yes||Yes|
|Electronic Stability Control||Yes|
|Advance Safety Features|
xDrive - intelligent 4WD with variable torque distribution, Automatic parking function for passenger side exterior mirror , Interior rear-view mirror with automatic anti-dazzle function, Intelligent Light Weight Construction with 50:50 load distribution, Airbags (Airbags for driver and front passenger, Head front and rear with Side airbags for driver and front passenger), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Brake Assist, BMW Condition Based Service (Intelligent maintenance system), Cornering Brake Control, Dynamic Stability Control including Dynamic Traction Control, Electronic vehicle iobilizer, Electric parking brake with auto hold function, ISOFIX child seat mounting, rear outward seats, Tyre Pressure Indicator, Run-Flat Tyres with reinforced side walls, Side-impact protection, Three-point seat belts at all seats, including pyrotechnic belt tensioners and belt force limiters in the front, Crash sensor and Dynamic braking lights,
|Anti Theft Device||Yes||Yes|
|Anti Pinch Power Windows|
|Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock||Yes||Yes|
|Isofix Child Seat Mounts||Yes||Yes|
|Heads Up Display||Yes||Yes|
|Pretensioners And Force Limiter Seatbelts||Yes||Yes|
|Sos Emergency Assistance|
|Blind Spot Monitor|
|Geo Fence Alert|
|Hill Descent Control||Yes|
|Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock||Yes||Yes|
|360 View Camera||Yes||Yes|
|Entertainment & Communication|
|Audio System Remote Control||Yes||Yes|
|Wireless Phone Charging||Yes|
|USB And Auxiliary Input||Yes|
|Touch Screen Size|
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
|Apple Car Play||Yes||Yes|
|Rear Entertainment System||Yes|
BMW Live Cockpit Professional 12.3” Instrument Display, High-resolution 12.3” Control Display, BMW Operating System 7.0 with variable configurable widgets, Navigation function with 3D maps, Touch functionality, iDrive Touch Controller with turn and press function, BMW Virtual Assistant,, Wireless Smartphone Integration, Bluetooth with audio streaming, handsfree and USB connectivity, Gesture Control
Burmester® surround sound system,
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