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 HighlightsBMW X3Mercedes-Benz E-Class
On Road PriceRs.81,60,650*Rs.99,88,000*
Fuel TypeDieselDiesel
Engine(cc)19952925
TransmissionAutomaticAutomatic
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BMW X3 vs Mercedes-Benz E-Class Comparison

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    • Brand / Model
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        BMW X3
        BMW X3
        Rs71.90 Lakh*
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            Mercedes-Benz E-Class
            Mercedes-Benz E-Class
            Rs88 Lakh*
            *Ex-showroom Price
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          Basic Information
          On Road Price in New Delhi
          Rs.81,60,650*
          Rs.99,88,000*
          Finance Available (EMI)
          Rs.1,55,330/month
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          Rs.1,90,106/month
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          Insurance
          User Rating
          4.2
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          4.3
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          Engine and Transmission
          Engine Type
          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
          Displacement (cc)
          The displacement of an engine is the total volume of all of the cylinders in the engine. Measured in cubic centimetres (cc)
          1995
          2925
          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
          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.
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          No
          Max Power (bhp@rpm)
          Power dictates the performance of an engine. It's measured in horsepower (bhp) or metric horsepower (PS). More is better.
          187.74bhp@5200rpm
          281.61bhp@3400-4600rpm
          Max Torque (nm@rpm)
          The load-carrying ability of an engine, measured in Newton-metres (Nm) or pound-foot (lb-ft). More is better.
          400Nm@1750-2500rpm
          600Nm@1200-3200rpm
          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.
          4
          4
          Fuel Supply System
          Responsible for delivering fuel from the fuel tank into your internal combustion engine (ICE). More sophisticated systems give you better mileage.
          -
          Direct Injection
          Turbo Charger
          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.
          Twin
          Yes
          Transmission Type
          Automatic
          Automatic
          Gear Box
          8-Speed
          9-Speed
          Mild Hybrid
          -
          No
          Drive Type
          Fuel & Performance
          Fuel Type
          Diesel
          Diesel
          Mileage (ARAI)
          16.55 kmpl
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          Fuel Tank Capacity
          65 (Litres)
          80 (Litres)
          Emission Norm Compliance
          BS VI 2.0
          BS VI 2.0
          Top Speed (Kmph)
          231
          250
          Suspension, Steering & Brakes
          Front Suspension
          independent damping
          Air Suspension
          Rear Suspension
          independent damping
          Air Suspension
          Shock Absorbers Type
          -
          Gas Filled
          Steering Type
          Electric
          Electric
          Steering Column
          -
          Tilt & Telescopic
          Steering Gear Type
          -
          Rack & Pinion
          Front Brake Type
          Ventilated Disc
          Ventilated Disc
          Rear Brake Type
          Ventilated Disc
          ventilated disc
          Top Speed (Kmph)
          231
          250
          0-100kmph (Seconds)
          7.9
          6.1
          Tyre Size
          245/50 R19
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          Tyre Type
          Tubeless, Radial
          -
          Dimensions & Capacity
          Length (mm)
          The distance from a car's front tip to the farthest point in the back.
          4708
          5075
          Width (mm)
          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
          2138
          2065
          Height (mm)
          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
          1676
          1495
          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.
          2864
          3079
          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.
          -
          1595
          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
          -
          1597
          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.
          1865
          1980
          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
          -
          943
          verified
          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.
          -
          374
          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
          -
          1050
          verified
          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
          -
          282
          verified
          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
          1522
          verified
          -
          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.
          1477
          verified
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          Seating Capacity
          5
          5
          Boot Space (Litres)
          550
          540
          No. of Doors
          5
          4
          Comfort & Convenience
          Power SteeringYesYes
          Power Windows FrontYesYes
          Power Windows RearYesYes
          Power BootYesYes
          Automatic Climate Control
          3 Zone
          Yes
          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.
          -
          Yes
          Low Fuel Warning LightYesYes
          Accessory Power OutletYesYes
          Trunk Light
          -
          Yes
          Vanity MirrorYesYes
          Rear Reading LampYesYes
          Rear Seat HeadrestYesYes
          Adjustable HeadrestYesYes
          Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYesYes
          Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYes
          -
          Cup Holders FrontYesYes
          Cup Holders RearYesYes
          Rear AC Vents
          -
          Yes
          Seat Lumbar Support
          -
          Yes
          Active Noise CancellationYes
          -
          Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
          Cruise ControlYes
          -
          Parking Sensors
          Rear
          -
          Navigation SystemYesYes
          Foldable Rear Seat
          40:20:40 Split
          -
          Smart Access Card Entry
          -
          Yes
          Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYes
          Bottle Holder
          Front & Rear Door
          Front & Rear Door
          Voice CommandYesYes
          Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYes
          -
          USB Charger
          Front & Rear
          -
          Central Console ArmrestYesYes
          Tailgate AjarYesYes
          Hands-Free TailgateYes
          -
          Gear Shift Indicator
          -
          No
          Rear Curtain
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          No
          Luggage Hook And NetYesNo
          Additional Features
          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)
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          Memory Function Seats
          Front
          -
          One Touch Operating Power Window
          Driver's Window
          -
          Drive Modes
          3
          -
          Air ConditionerYesYes
          HeaterYesYes
          Adjustable SteeringYesYes
          KeyLess EntryYesYes
          Electric Adjustable Seats
          Front
          -
          Automatic HeadlampsYesYes
          Follow Me Home Headlamps
          -
          Yes
          Interior
          Tachometer
          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.
          YesYes
          Electronic Multi TripmeterYesYes
          Leather SeatsYesYes
          Leather Steering WheelYesYes
          Glove Compartment
          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.
          YesYes
          Digital Clock
          Refers to a display that shows the current time in a digital (numerical) format.
          YesYes
          Outside Temperature DisplayYesYes
          Digital OdometerYesYes
          Driving Experience Control EcoYes
          -
          Dual Tone DashboardYes
          -
          Additional Features
          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 ,
          Exterior
          Available ColorsMineral WhitePhytonic BlueSophisto Grey Brilliant EffectBlack SapphireX3 ColorsHigh Tech SilverGraphite GreyPolar WhiteObsidian BlackE-Class Colors
          Body Type
          Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
          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.
          YesYes
          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.
          No
          -
          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.
          YesYes
          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.
          NoNo
          Electric Folding Rear View Mirror
          It refers to a vehicle's mirrors opening and closing at the touch of a button.
          -
          Yes
          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.
          Yes
          -
          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.
          Yes
          -
          Wheel Covers
          -
          No
          Alloy Wheels
          Refers to lightweight wheels made of metals such as aluminium. Available in multiple designs, they are used to enhance the look of a vehicle.
          YesYes
          Power Antenna
          -
          No
          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.
          -
          Yes
          Integrated Antenna
          -
          Yes
          Chrome Grille
          It refers to a shiny silver finish on the grille of a vehicle.
          Yes
          -
          Chrome Garnish
          Chrome garnish is a chrome strip or panel applied to certain parts of the car to make them look brighter or flashier.
          Yes
          -
          Cornering Foglamps
          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.
          Yes
          -
          Roof Rail
          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.
          Yes
          -
          Lighting
          LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights)
          -
          Trunk Opener
          Smart
          -
          LED DRLs
          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.
          YesYes
          LED Taillights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the taillamps.
          YesYes
          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.
          Yes
          -
          Additional Features
          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,
          Tyre Size
          245/50 R19
          -
          Tyre Type
          Tubeless, Radial
          -
          Safety
          Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
          Brake AssistYesYes
          Central LockingYesYes
          Power Door LocksYesYes
          Child Safety LocksYesYes
          Anti Theft AlarmYesYes
          No Of Airbags
          6
          7
          Driver AirbagYesYes
          Passenger AirbagYesYes
          Side Airbag FrontYesYes
          Side Airbag RearYesYes
          Day Night Rear View Mirror
          Auto
          Yes
          Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYesYes
          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
          Clutch Lock
          -
          Yes
          EBDYesYes
          Electronic Stability ControlYes
          -
          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,
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          Rear CameraYesYes
          Anti Theft DeviceYesYes
          Anti Pinch Power Windows
          Driver's Window
          Driver's Window
          Speed AlertYesYes
          Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYes
          Knee Airbags
          -
          Yes
          Isofix Child Seat MountsYesYes
          Heads Up DisplayYesYes
          Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsYesYes
          Sos Emergency Assistance
          -
          Yes
          Blind Spot Monitor
          -
          Yes
          Geo Fence Alert
          -
          Yes
          Hill Descent ControlYes
          -
          Hill AssistYes
          -
          Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockYesYes
          360 View CameraYesYes
          Entertainment & Communication
          RadioYesYes
          Audio System Remote ControlYesYes
          Speakers FrontYesYes
          Speakers RearYesYes
          Integrated2DINAudioYesYes
          Wireless Phone ChargingYes
          -
          USB And Auxiliary InputYes
          -
          Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYes
          Touch ScreenYesYes
          Touch Screen Size
          12.3
          -
          Connectivity
          Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
          -
          Android AutoYesYes
          Apple Car PlayYesYes
          Rear Entertainment SystemYes
          -
          Additional Features
          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,
          Subwoofer
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