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BMW X3 vs Mercedes-Benz GLA Class

Should you buy BMW X3 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 X3 and Mercedes-Benz GLA Class ex-showroom price starts at Rs 56.0 Lakh for xDrive 20d xLine (Diesel) and Rs 32.33 Lakh for 200 d Style (Diesel). X3 has 1998 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while GLA Class has 2143 cc (Diesel top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the X3 has a mileage of 18.56 kmpl (Diesel top model)> and the GLA Class has a mileage of 17.9 kmpl (Diesel top model).

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.69,40,505#
Rs.50,00,023#
Rs.80,69,770*
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Petrol
Engine Displacement (cc)
1995
2143
1984
Available ColorsMineral WhitePhytonic BlueSophisto Grey Brilliant EffectBlack SapphireJupiter Redcanyon beige metallicCirrus WhiteMountain greyPolar SilverKelly GreenShadow WhiteChocolateOlympic BlueBlackDenim Blue MetallicCharcoal BlackRedSilverPeacock+10 More
Body Type
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
187.7bhp@4000rpm
170bhp@3400-4000rpm
245bhp@5000-6750rpm
Mileage (ARAI)
18.56 kmpl
17.9 kmpl
No
User Rating
4.8
Based on 22 Reviews
4.6
Based on 10 Reviews
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Boot Space (Litres)
485
481
498
Fuel Tank Capacity
60Litres
50Litres
75Litres
Seating Capacity
5
5
5
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Automatic
Offers & Discount
1 Offer
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Finance Available (EMI)
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Insurance
Rs.1,65,375
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Rs.1,55,198
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Rs.2,97,990
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Photo Comparison
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Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYesYes
Automatic Climate Control
3 Zone
Yes
3 Zone
Air Quality ControlYesYesYes
Remote Trunk OpenerYesYesNo
Remote Fuel Lid OpenerYesYesNo
Low Fuel Warning LightYesYesYes
Accessory Power OutletYesYesYes
Trunk LightYesYesYes
Vanity MirrorYesYesYes
Rear Reading LampYesYesNo
Rear Seat HeadrestYesYesYes
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYesYesYes
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYesYesYes
Cup Holders FrontYesYesYes
Cup Holders RearYesYesYes
Rear AC VentsYesYesYes
Heated Seats FrontNoNoNo
Heated Seats RearNoNoNo
Seat Lumbar SupportYesYesYes
Multifunction Steering WheelYesYesYes
Cruise ControlYesYesYes
Parking Sensors
Front & Rear
Rear
Rear
Navigation SystemYesNoYes
Foldable Rear Seat
60:40 Split
60:40 Split
No
Smart Access Card EntryNoYesNo
Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYesYes
Glove Box CoolingYesYesNo
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
Voice ControlYesYesYes
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYesYesYes
USB Charger
Front
Front
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Steering Mounted TripmeterNoNo
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Central Console ArmrestYesYesYes
Tailgate AjarYesYesYes
Gear Shift IndicatorNoYesYes
Rear CurtainYesNo
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Luggage Hook And NetYesNo
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Battery SaverNoNo
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Lane Change IndicatorYesYesYes
Additional Features
Multifunction 31.2 cm Instrument Display With Individual Character Design For Drive Modes: Ecopro, Comfort and Sport
Infinite And Independent Damping, As Suspensions Automatically Adapt To All Kind Of Road Conditions
BMW Display Key
Acoustic Comfort Glazing
Seat Backrest Adjustment By 90 Degrees, Rear Seats
Rear Backrest Unlocking With Electric Release Button
Dynamic Dumper Control
Performance Control
Galvanic Embellish In Chrome For Controls
Intelligent Light Weight Construction with 50:50 Load Distribution
Automatic Transmission with Manual Mode
Seat comfort Package
Off Road Engineering Package
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Massage SeatsNo
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-
Memory Function Seats
Driver's Seat Only
Front
Front
One Touch Operating Power Window
Driver's Window
Driver's Window
All
Autonomous Parking
Semi
-
-
Drive Modes
3
0
2
Air ConditionerYesYesYes
HeaterYesYesYes
Adjustable SteeringYesYesYes
KeyLess EntryYesYesYes
Safety
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYesYes
Brake AssistYesYesYes
Central LockingYesYesYes
Power Door LocksYesYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYesYes
Anti Theft AlarmYesNoNo
No Of Airbags
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6
6
Driver AirbagYesYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYesYes
Side Airbag FrontYesYesYes
Side Airbag RearNoNoYes
Day Night Rear View MirrorYesNoYes
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
Advance Safety Features
BMW Condition Based Service (Intelligent Maintenance System) , Parking Assistant, Camera And Ultrasound Based Parking Assistance System ,Park Distance Control , Front And Rear , xDrive Intelligent 4WD With Variable Torque Distribution , Servotronic Assistance At All Speed Ranges , Variable Torque Split At The Rear Wheels With Automatic Differential Locks (ADB-X) , High-beam assist , Automatic Parking Function For Passenger Side Exterior Mirror , Brake Energy Regeneration , Head Airbags Front and Rear , Cornering Brake Control , Warning Triangle With First Aid Kit , BMW ure Advance Includes Tyres, Alloys, Engine ure, Key Lost Assistance And Golf Hole In One With Roadside Assistance 24x7 ,Automatic Hold Function,Emergency Spare Wheel, Run-Flat Tyres With Reinforced Side Walls, Dynamic Braking Lights
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
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Follow Me Home HeadlampsNoNoNo
Rear CameraYesYesNo
Anti Theft DeviceYesYesYes
Anti Pinch Power Windows
-
-
All
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesNoYes
Knee AirbagsNoNoNo
Isofix Child Seat MountsYesNoYes
Heads Up DisplayNoNoNo
Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsYesNoYes
Blind Spot MonitorYesNoNo
Hill Descent ControlYesYesNo
Hill AssistYesYesYes
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockYesNoYes
360 View CameraNoNoNo
Entertainment & Communication
Cd PlayerYesYesNo
Cd ChangerNoNoNo
Dvd PlayerYesNoNo
RadioYesYesYes
Audio System Remote ControlNoNoNo
Speakers FrontYesYesYes
Speakers RearYesYesYes
Integrated2DINAudioYesYesYes
USB And Auxiliary InputYesYesYes
Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYesYes
Touch ScreenYesYesYes
Touch Screen Size
-
-
10.9
Connectivity
Apple CarPlay
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
Internal StorageYesNoNo
Number Of Speaker
16
6
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Rear Entertainment SystemNoNoNo
Additional Features
BMW Apps
Harman Kardon Surround Sound System (600 W)
iDrive Touch With Handwriting Recognition With Direct Access Buttons And Integrated 20GB Hard Drive For Maps And Audio Files
LCD Colour Display And Touch Control Panel
Wireless Charging
Navigation System Professional With 3D Maps
12.3 Instrument Display
Audio 20 CD
High Resolution Media Display With 8 Inch Screen
Smartphone Integration Package
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Interior
TachometerYesYesYes
Electronic Multi TripmeterYesYesYes
Leather SeatsYesYesYes
Fabric UpholsteryNoNoNo
Leather Steering WheelYesYesYes
Glove CompartmentYesYesYes
Digital ClockYesYesYes
Outside Temperature DisplayYesYesYes
Cigarette LighterYesNoYes
Digital OdometerYesYesYes
Electric Adjustable Seats
Front
Front
Front
Driving Experience Control EcoYesYesNo
Folding Table In The RearNoNoNo
Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYesYes
Ventilated SeatsNoNo
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Dual Tone DashboardNoNoNo
Additional Features
Fine Wood Trim Poplar Grain Grey With Highlight Trim Finisher Pearl Chrome
Roller Sunblind For Rear Side Windows, Mechanical
Interior Rear View Mirror With Automatic Anti Dazzle Function
Welcome Light Carpet
Instrument Panel In Sensatec
Storage Compartment Package, Folding Compartment Below The Driver's Side, Power Socket In The Rear Centre Console (12V) Including USB Adapter And Storage Nets Behind The Front Seat Backrests
Floor mats in velour
Loading Sill Of Luggage Compartment In Stainsless Steel
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
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Exterior
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYesYes
Fog Lights FrontYesNoNo
Fog Lights RearNoNoNo
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYesYesNo
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorNoNoNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
Rain Sensing WiperYesYesYes
Rear Window WiperYesYesYes
Rear Window WasherYesNoYes
Rear Window DefoggerYesYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNoNo
Alloy WheelsYesYesYes
Power AntennaNoNoNo
Tinted GlassNoYesNo
Rear SpoilerYesYesYes
Removable Or Convertible TopNoNoNo
Roof CarrierNoNoNo
Sun RoofYesYesYes
Moon RoofNoYesNo
Side StepperNoNoNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYesYes
Chrome GrilleYesYesNo
Chrome GarnishNoYesNo
Smoke HeadlampsNoNoNo
Halogen Headlamps
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NoNo
Roof RailYesYesNo
Lighting
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Rain Sensing Driving Lights,Cornering Headlights,LED Tail lamps,LED Fog Lights
LED Headlights,LED Tail lamps
LED Headlights
Trunk Opener
Remote
Smart
Smart
Heated Wing MirrorNo
-
-
Additional Features
Character Package High Gloss Black Kidney Struts With Chrome plated Front, Front Sides Of The Kidney Struts On The Air Flap Control With Thin Chrome Trims, Horizontal Decorative Elements In The Outer Air Inlets In Frozen Grey Matt With Highlights In Chrome High Gloss, Decorative Moulding In The Sill Cladding In Frozen Grey Matt And Chrome High Gloss, Door Sill Finishers With BMW Luxury Line Designation
Exterior Lines Aluminium Satinated
Active Air Stream Kidney Grille
BMW Display Key, With LCD Colour Display and Touch Control Panel
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
Panoramic Glass sunroof,I Navigation with I Touch Response
Tyre Size
245/50 R19
235/50 R18
255/60 R18
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
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Wheel Size
-
-
-
Alloy Wheel Size
19
18
18
Fuel & Performance
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Petrol
Mileage (City)
11.56 kmpl
NoNo
Mileage (ARAI)
18.56 kmpl
17.9 kmpl
No
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
60
50
75
Emission Norm Compliance
BS IV
NoNo
Top Speed (Kmph)
213
218
227
Drag CoefficientNoNoNo
Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
xDrive20d Inline Diesel E
2.2-litre Diesel Engine
Turbocharged Engine
Displacement (cc)
1995
2143
1984
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
187.7bhp@4000rpm
170bhp@3400-4000rpm
245bhp@5000-6750rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)
400Nm@1750-2500rpm
350Nm@1400-3400rpm
370Nm@1600-4500rpm
No Of Cylinder
4
4
4
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
4
Valve Configuration
DOHC
DOHC
-
Fuel Supply System
CRDi
CRDi
-
Compression Ratio
-
-
9.6:1
Turbo ChargerYesYesYes
Super ChargerNoNoNo
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Automatic
Gear Box
8 Speed
7 Speed
7-Speed
Drive Type
4WD
AWD
AWD
Clutch TypeNoNoNo
Warranty
Introduction DateNoNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNoNo
Dimensions & Capacity
Length (mm)
4708
4424
4697
Width (mm)
1891
1804
1936
Height (mm)
1676
1494
1623
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
211
183
-
Wheel Base (mm)
2864
2699
2807
Front Tread (mm)
1620
1569
-
Rear Tread (mm)
1636
1560
-
Kerb Weight (kg)
-
1585
1860
Grossweight (kg)
-
2075
2510
Rear Headroom (mm)
994
971
-
Rear Legroom (mm)
-
316
-
Front Headroom (mm)
1045
1015
-
Front Legroom (mm)
-
276
-
Seating Capacity
5
5
5
Boot Space (Litres)
485
481
498
No. of Doors
5
5
5
Suspension, Steering & Brakes
Front Suspension
Dynamic Damper Control
MacPherson Strut
Double Wishbone
Rear Suspension
Dynamic Damper Control
Four Link
Self-Tracking Trapezoidal Link
Steering Type
Power
Power
Power
Steering Column
Electrically Adjustable
Height & Reach
Tilt & Telescopic
Steering Gear Type
Rack & Pinion
Rack & Pinion
Rack & Pinion
Turning Radius (Metres)
5.95
5.92
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Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Ventilated Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Ventilated Disc
Top Speed (Kmph)
213
218
227
Acceleration (Seconds)
8
7.7
6.3s
Braking Time
36.28 m
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-
Emission Norm Compliance
BS IV
-
-
Tyre Size
245/50 R19
235/50 R18
255/60 R18
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
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Alloy Wheel Size
19 Inch
18 Inch
18 inch
Acc 30 to 70 Kmph 3rd Gear
5.46 s
-
-
Acc 40 to 80 Kmph 4th Gear
16.06s@134.83kmph
-
-
Braking Time 60 to 0 Kmph
23.10 m
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-

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