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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.49,48,513#
Rs.21,79,168#
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Diesel
Engine Displacement (cc)
1995
2143
1956
Available ColorsMineral WhitePhytonic BlueSophisto Grey Brilliant EffectBlack SapphireJupiter Redcanyon beige metallicCirrus WhiteMountain greyPolar Silvermagnesio GreyHydro BlueVocal WhiteBrilliant BlackMinimal GreyExotica Red+1 More
Body Type
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
187.7bhp@4000rpm
170bhp@3400-4000rpm
170bhp@3750rpm
Mileage (ARAI)
18.56 kmpl
17.9 kmpl
17.1 kmpl
User Rating
4.9
Based on 15 Reviews
4.6
Based on 10 Reviews
4.1
Based on 171 Reviews
Boot Space (Litres)
485
481
408
Fuel Tank Capacity
60Litres
0Litres
60Litres
Seating Capacity
5
5
5
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Manual
Offers & Discount
1 Offer
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Finance Available (EMI)
Rs.1,35,811
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Rs.95,723
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Rs.43,184
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Insurance
Rs.1,65,375
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Rs.1,55,198
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Rs.1,00,863
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Service Cost (Avg. of 5 years)NoNoNo
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Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYesYes
Automatic Climate Control
3 Zone
Yes
2 Zone
Air Quality ControlYesYesNo
Remote Trunk OpenerYesYesNo
Remote Fuel Lid OpenerYesYesNo
Low Fuel Warning LightYesYesYes
Accessory Power OutletYesYesYes
Trunk LightYesYesNo
Vanity MirrorYesYesNo
Rear Reading LampYesYesNo
Rear Seat HeadrestYesYesYes
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYesYesYes
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYesYesNo
Cup Holders FrontYesYesYes
Cup Holders RearYesYesYes
Rear AC VentsYesYesYes
Heated Seats FrontNoNoNo
Heated Seats RearNoNoNo
Seat Lumbar SupportYesYesNo
Multifunction Steering WheelYesYesYes
Cruise ControlYesYesNo
Parking Sensors
Front & Rear
Rear
Rear
Navigation SystemYesNoYes
Foldable Rear Seat
60:40 Split
60:40 Split
60:40 Split
Smart Access Card EntryNoYesNo
Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYesYes
Glove Box CoolingYesYesNo
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
Voice ControlYesYesNo
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYesYesNo
USB Charger
Front
Front
Front
Steering Mounted TripmeterNoNoNo
Central Console ArmrestYesYesNo
Tailgate AjarYesYesNo
Gear Shift IndicatorNoYesNo
Rear CurtainYesNoNo
Luggage Hook And NetYesNoNo
Battery SaverNoNoNo
Lane Change IndicatorYesYesNo
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
-
Massage SeatsNo
-
No
Memory Function Seats
Driver's Seat Only
Front
No
One Touch Operating Power Window
Driver's Window
Driver's Window
No
Autonomous Parking
Semi
-
No
Drive Modes
3
0
0
Air ConditionerYesYesYes
HeaterYesYesYes
Adjustable SteeringYesYesYes
KeyLess EntryYesYesYes
Safety
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYesYes
Brake AssistYesYesNo
Central LockingYesYesYes
Power Door LocksYesYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYesYes
Anti Theft AlarmYesNoNo
Driver AirbagYesYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYesYes
Side Airbag FrontYesYesNo
Side Airbag RearNoNoNo
Day Night Rear View MirrorYesNoNo
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
Xenon HeadlampsNoYesNo
Halogen HeadlampsNoNoYes
Rear Seat BeltsYesYesYes
Seat Belt WarningYesYesNo
Door Ajar WarningYesYesNo
Side Impact BeamsYesYesYes
Front Impact BeamsYesYesYes
Traction ControlYesYesYes
Adjustable SeatsYesYesYes
Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYesNo
Vehicle Stability Control SystemYesYesYes
Engine ImmobilizerYesYesYes
Crash SensorYesYesYes
Centrally Mounted Fuel TankYesYesYes
Engine Check WarningYesYesYes
Automatic HeadlampsYesYesNo
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
Electronic Parking Brake ,Dual-Note Electric Horns,Electronic Roll Mitigations,Hill Start Assist ,double Crank Prevention system
Follow Me Home HeadlampsNoNoNo
Rear CameraYesYesNo
Anti Theft DeviceYesYesYes
Anti Pinch Power Windows
-
-
No
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesNoNo
Knee AirbagsNoNoNo
Isofix Child Seat MountsYesNoNo
Heads Up DisplayNoNoNo
Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsYesNoNo
Blind Spot MonitorYesNoNo
Hill Descent ControlYesYesNo
Hill AssistYesYesNo
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockYesNo
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360 View CameraNoNoNo
Entertainment & Communication
Cd PlayerYesYesYes
Cd ChangerNoNoNo
Dvd PlayerYesNoNo
RadioYesYesYes
Audio System Remote ControlNoNoNo
Speakers FrontYesYesYes
Speakers RearYesYesYes
Integrated2DINAudioYesYesYes
USB And Auxiliary InputYesYesYes
Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYesYes
Touch ScreenYesYesYes
Connectivity
Apple CarPlay
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
-
Internal StorageYesNoNo
Number Of Speaker
16
6
-
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 WheelYesYesNo
Glove CompartmentYesYesYes
Digital ClockYesYesYes
Outside Temperature DisplayYesYesYes
Cigarette LighterYesNoNo
Digital OdometerYesYesYes
Electric Adjustable Seats
Front
Front
No
Driving Experience Control EcoYesYesNo
Folding Table In The RearNoNoNo
Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYesYes
Ventilated SeatsNoNoNo
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 FrontYesNoYes
Fog Lights RearNoNoYes
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorNoNoNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorYesYesYes
Rain Sensing WiperYesYesNo
Rear Window WiperYesYesYes
Rear Window WasherYesNoYes
Rear Window DefoggerYesYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNoNo
Alloy Wheel Size (Inch)YesYesYes
Power AntennaNoNoNo
Tinted GlassNoYesYes
Rear SpoilerYesYesYes
Removable Or Convertible TopNoNoNo
Roof CarrierNoNoNo
Sun RoofYesYesNo
Moon RoofNoYesNo
Side StepperNoNoNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYesYes
Chrome GrilleYesYesYes
Chrome GarnishNoYesNo
Smoke HeadlampsNoNoNo
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
DRL's (Day Time Running Lights)
Trunk Opener
Remote
Smart
Smart
Heated Wing MirrorNoNoNo
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
-
Tyre Size
245/50 R19
235/50 R18
-
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Radial, Tubless
Wheel Size (Inch)
-
-
-
Alloy Wheel Size (Inch)
19
18
17
Fuel & Performance
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Diesel
Mileage (City)
11.56 kmpl
NoNo
Mileage (ARAI)
18.56 kmpl
17.9 kmpl
17.1 kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
60
No
60
Emission Norm Compliance
Euro VI
NoNo
Top Speed (Kmph)
213
218
No
Drag CoefficientNoNoNo
Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
xDrive20d Inline Diesel E
2.2-litre Diesel Engine
2.0-Litre 4-Cyl Multijet
Displacement (cc)
1995
2143
1956
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
187.7bhp@4000rpm
170bhp@3400-4000rpm
170bhp@3750rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)
400Nm@1750-2500rpm
350Nm@1400-3400rpm
350Nm@1750-2500rpm
No Of Cylinder
4
4
4
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
4
Valve Configuration
DOHC
DOHC
DOHC
Fuel Supply System
CRDi
CRDi
-
Turbo ChargerYesYesYes
Super ChargerNoNoNo
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Manual
Gear Box
8 Speed
7 Speed
6 Speed
Drive Type
4WD
AWD
4X2
Clutch TypeNoNoNo
Warranty
Introduction DateNoNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNoNo
Dimensions & Capacity
Length (mm)
4708
4424
4395
Width (mm)
1891
1804
1818
Height (mm)
1676
1494
1640
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
211
183
178
Wheel Base (mm)
2864
2699
2636
Front Tread (mm)
1620
1569
-
Rear Tread (mm)
1636
1560
-
Kerb Weight (kg)
-
1585
1551 s
Grossweight (kg)
-
2075
-
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
408
No. of Doors
5
5
5
Suspension, Steering & Brakes
Front Suspension
Dynamic Damper Control
MacPherson Strut
McPherson Strut with Lower Control Arm Disc
Rear Suspension
Dynamic Damper Control
Four Link
Multi Link Suspension with Strut Assembly
Steering Type
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
-
Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Discs
Top Speed (Kmph)
213
218
-
Acceleration (Seconds)
8
7.7
-
Braking Time
36.28 m
-
-
Emission Norm Compliance
Euro VI
-
-
Tyre Size
245/50 R19
235/50 R18
-
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Radial, Tubless
Alloy Wheel Size
19 Inch
18 Inch
17 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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