BMW X3 vs Volvo XC60

Should you buy BMW X3 or Volvo XC60? 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 Volvo XC60 price starts Rs 68.90 Lakh ex-showroom for B5 Ultimate (Petrol). X3 has 2998 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while XC60 has 1969 cc (Petrol top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the X3 has a mileage of 16.55 kmpl (Petrol top model)> and the XC60 has a mileage of 11.2 kmpl (Petrol top model).

X3 Vs XC60

Key HighlightsBMW X3Volvo XC60
On Road PriceRs.1,01,02,115*Rs.79,42,818*
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol
Engine(cc)29981969
TransmissionAutomaticAutomatic
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BMW X3 vs Volvo XC60 Comparison

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        BMW X3
        BMW X3
        Rs87.70 Lakh*
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            Volvo XC60
            Volvo XC60
            Rs68.90 Lakh*
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          Basic Information
          On-Road Price in New Delhi
          Rs.1,01,02,115*
          Rs.79,42,818*
          Finance Available (EMI)
          Rs.1,92,287/month
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          Rs.1,51,189/month
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          Insurance
          Rs.3,67,415
          X3 Insurance
          Rs.2,94,918
          XC60 Insurance
          User Rating
          4.2
          Based on 66 Reviews
          4.2
          Based on 90 Reviews
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          Engine & 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
          EngineType
          Turbo Petrol 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)
          2998
          1969
          No. of Cylinders
          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.
          Max Power (bhp@rpm)
          Power dictates the performance of an engine. It's measured in horsepower (bhp) or metric horsepower (PS). More is better.
          355.37bhp@5200-6500rpm
          250bhp@4000rpm
          Max Torque (nm@rpm)
          The load-carrying ability of an engine, measured in Newton-metres (Nm) or pound-foot (lb-ft). More is better.
          500Nm@1900-5000rpm
          350Nm@1500-3000rpm
          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
          Bore X Stroke (mm)
          Bore is the diameter of the cylinder, and stroke is the distance that the piston travels from the top of the cylinder to the bottom. Multiplying these two figures gives you the cubic capacity (cc) of an engine.
          -
          81 x 93.15
          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
          Super Charger
          A device that forces more air into an internal combustion engine. More air can burn more fuel and make more power. Superchargers utilise engine power to make more power.
          -
          No
          Transmission Type
          Automatic
          Automatic
          Gear Box
          8-Speed
          8-Speed
          Mild Hybrid
          -
          Yes
          Drive Type
          Fuel & Performance
          Fuel Type
          Petrol
          Petrol
          Mileage ARAI (kmpl)
          16.35
          11.2
          Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
          65
          70
          Emission Norm Compliance
          BS VI 2.0
          BS VI 2.0
          Top Speed (kmph)
          250
          180
          Suspension, Steering & Brakes
          Front Suspension
          independent damping
          MacPherson Strut
          Rear Suspension
          independent damping
          Multi Link
          Steering Type
          Electric
          Power
          Steering Column
          -
          Tilt & Adjustable
          Steering Gear Type
          -
          Rack & Pinion
          Turning Radius (Metres)
          -
          5.8 meters
          Front Brake Type
          Ventilated Disc
          Disc
          Rear Brake Type
          Ventilated Disc
          Disc
          Top Speed (Kmph)
          250
          180
          0-100kmph (Seconds)
          4.9
          8.3
          Tyre Size
          245/45 R20
          235/55 R19
          Tyre Type
          Tubeless, Radial
          Tubeless,Radial
          0-100Kmph (Tested)
          -
          7.78s
          verified
          City driveability (20-80kmph)
          -
          5.38s
          verified
          Braking (80-0 kmph)
          -
          22.30m
          verified
          Dimensions & Capacity
          Length (mm)
          The distance from a car's front tip to the farthest point in the back.
          4716
          4708
          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
          1897
          1902
          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
          1669
          1653
          Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
          The laden ground clearance is the vertical distance between the ground and the lowest point of the car when the car is empty. More ground clearnace means when fully loaded your car won't scrape on tall speedbreakers, or broken roads.
          -
          230
          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.
          2500
          2620
          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
          -
          1586
          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.
          1670
          1945
          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
          -
          988
          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.
          -
          924
          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
          -
          1037
          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
          -
          1047
          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
          -
          Seating Capacity
          5
          5
          Boot Space (Litres)
          550
          483
          No. of Doors
          5
          5
          Comfort & Convenience
          Power SteeringYesYes
          Power Windows FrontYesYes
          Power Windows RearYesYes
          Power BootYes
          -
          Automatic Climate Control
          3 Zone
          4 Zone
          Air Quality Control
          -
          Yes
          Remote Fuel Lid Opener
          -
          Yes
          Low Fuel Warning LightYes
          -
          Accessory Power OutletYesYes
          Trunk Light
          -
          Yes
          Vanity MirrorYesYes
          Rear Reading LampYesYes
          Rear Seat HeadrestYesYes
          Adjustable HeadrestYes
          -
          Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYesYes
          Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYesNo
          Cup Holders FrontYesYes
          Cup Holders RearYesYes
          Rear AC Vents
          -
          Yes
          Heated Seats Front
          -
          Yes
          Heated Seats Rear
          -
          No
          Seat Lumbar Support
          -
          Yes
          Active Noise CancellationYes
          -
          Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
          Cruise ControlYesYes
          Parking Sensors
          Rear
          Front & Rear
          Navigation SystemYes
          -
          Foldable Rear Seat
          40:20:40 Split
          60:40 Split
          Smart Access Card Entry
          -
          No
          Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYes
          Glove Box Cooling
          -
          No
          Bottle Holder
          Front & Rear Door
          Front & Rear Door
          Voice CommandYesNo
          Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYesYes
          USB Charger
          Front & Rear
          -
          Central Console ArmrestYesNo
          Tailgate AjarYesNo
          Hands-Free TailgateYes
          -
          Gear Shift Indicator
          -
          No
          Rear Curtain
          -
          No
          Luggage Hook And NetYesNo
          Battery Saver
          -
          No
          Lane Change Indicator
          -
          No
          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, SPORT PLUS), Increased sportiness without compromise to driving comfort thanks to electronically controlled dampers with individual control for each wheel, Variable torque split at the rear wheels with Automatic differential locks (ADB-X), 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
          Air Purifier with PM 2.5-sensor, Key remote control High level, Comfort seat padding, , Power adjustable driver seat with memory,Power adjustable side support, 4 way power adjustable lumbar support,Backrest massage, front seats,Heated front seats,Mechanical release fold 2nd row rear seat, Manually foldable rear headrests,Pedal standard, Pilot Assist, Blind spot Information System with Cross traffic alert,Collision Mitigation support, rear
          Memory Function Seats
          Front
          -
          One Touch Operating Power Window
          Driver's Window
          -
          Drive Modes
          4
          -
          Air ConditionerYesYes
          HeaterYesYes
          Adjustable SteeringYesYes
          KeyLess EntryYesYes
          Ventilated Seats
          -
          Yes
          Height Adjustable Driver Seat
          -
          Yes
          Electric Adjustable Seats
          Front
          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
          Fabric Upholstery
          -
          No
          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
          Cigarette Lighter
          -
          No
          Digital OdometerYesYes
          Driving Experience Control EcoYesYes
          Folding Table In The Rear
          Refers to a fold-out table tray attached either to the back of the front seats or in the central section of the rear seats.
          -
          No
          Dual Tone DashboardYesNo
          Additional Features
          Acoustic comfort glazing, Ambient light with 6 pre-defined selectable light designs in various colours with contour and mood lighting- additionally with Welcome Light Carpet, Floor mats in velour, M leather steering wheel, Roller sunblind for rear-side windows, mechanical, M Seat belts, Galvanic embellish in chrome for controls, Instrument panel in Sensatec, Storage Compartment package and storage nets behind the front seat backrests
          31.24 cms (12.3 inch) Driver Display, Cushion extension, Linear Lime decor inlays {RC20(u) or RC30(u),Illuminated vanity mirrors in sunvisor LH / RH side, Parking ticket holder,Tailored Instrument Panel including door panel,Artificial Leather steering wheel with Uni deco inlay, 3 spoke,Gearlever knob, crystal, Carpet kit, textile, Interior illumination high level, Charcoal roof colour interior {RC20(u) or RC30(u)
          Exterior
          Available ColorsMineral WhitePhytonic BlueSophisto Grey Brilliant EffectBlack SapphireX3 ColorsPlatinum GreyOnyx BlackCrystal WhiteThunder GrayDenim BlueBright Dusk+1 MoreXC60 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.
          NoYes
          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
          Rain Sensing Wiper
          It refers to a water/moisture sensor that automatically starts the wiper when it rains or water is splashed onto the car's windshield. It is a feature that aids both convenience and safety.
          -
          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.
          YesYes
          Rear Window Washer
          It is the sprayer/water dispenser located near the rear windshield that works with the rear wiper to clean the glass.
          -
          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.
          YesYes
          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
          Tinted Glass
          Tinted glass refers to a coating or film applied to a car's glass area that either reflects heat from entering the cabin or improves privacy for those inside the car by reducing visibility from outside, or both.
          -
          Yes
          Rear Spoiler
          A rear spoiler is used to increase downforce on the rear end of the vehicle. In most cars however, they're used simply for looks.
          -
          Yes
          Removable Or Convertible Top
          A roof usually made of lightweight material or canvas/fabric that can be removed to make the vehicle an open top.
          -
          No
          Roof Carrier
          -
          No
          Sun Roof
          A sunroof is a glass panel on the roof of the vehicle. It can either be just over the front seats or extend further backward towards the rear.
          -
          Yes
          Moon Roof
          -
          Yes
          Side Stepper
          Side steppers are a convenience feature, usually offered in vehicles with high floors, to make it easier to step into or out of the car. They are either pemanently fixed near the side of the vehicle or deploy electrically. The latter is usually only with luxury cars.
          -
          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.
          YesYes
          Chrome Garnish
          Chrome garnish is a chrome strip or panel applied to certain parts of the car to make them look brighter or flashier.
          YesYes
          Smoke Headlamps
          -
          Yes
          Projector Headlamps
          Projector headlights are high-performance headlights that use a special lens to focus the headlight beam better, improving visibility.
          -
          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.
          YesYes
          Lighting
          LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Rain Sensing Driving Lights
          LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights)
          Trunk Opener
          Smart
          Remote
          Heated Wing Mirror
          Heated wing mirrors can also be called mirror defoggers. As the name says, using heat, the outside rear view mirrors can be cleared from fogging up during cold/rainy weather, improving rearward visibility and safety.
          -
          No
          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 Headlights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the main headlamp. LEDs provide a bright white beam, making night driving safer.
          -
          Yes
          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, Entry sills with M model inscription, M-specific pedals, M exterior designation on front side panel (left and right), Instrument cluster with M-specific display, M radio remote control with clasp in blue, Tailpipe finishers in black chrome, 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, Rain sensor and automatic driving light mirror, Panorama glass roof, Roof rails and exterior lines black high gloss, Active Air Stream Kidney Grille
          Laminated side windows, Electric fuel lid opening,Automatically died inner and exterior mirrors,Sillmoulding 'Volvo' metal,Standard material in headlining,Inscription grill,Standard mesh front,Bright decor side window,Fully colour adapted sills and bumpers with Bright side deco,Colour coordinated door handles with Illumination and Puddle lights,Inscription bright TL element exterior rear,Colour coordinated rear view mirror covers,Retractable Rear View Mirrors,LED Headlights Bending,EBL, Flashing Brake Light and Hazard Warning,Painted bumper,Collision Mitigation Support, front, Lane Keeping Aid, Black Diamond-cut Alloy wheel
          Automatic Driving Lights
          Car headlamps automatically turn on in low light conditions, and switch off in bright conditions.
          -
          No
          Tyre Size
          245/45 R20
          235/55 R19
          Tyre Type
          Tubeless, Radial
          Tubeless,Radial
          Safety
          Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
          Brake AssistYesYes
          Central LockingYesYes
          Child Safety LocksYesYes
          Anti Theft AlarmYesYes
          No. of Airbags
          6
          6
          Driver AirbagYesYes
          Passenger AirbagYesYes
          Side Airbag FrontYesYes
          Side Airbag RearNoNo
          Day Night Rear View Mirror
          -
          Yes
          Xenon Headlamps
          -
          Yes
          Seat Belt WarningYesYes
          Door Ajar WarningYesYes
          Traction ControlYesYes
          Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYes
          Engine ImmobilizerYesYes
          Electronic Stability ControlYes
          -
          Advance Safety Features
          xDrive - intelligent 4WD with variable torque dstribution, Interior rear-view mirror with automatic anti-dazzle function, Automatic parking function for passenger side exterior mirror, Intelligent Light Weight Construction with 50:50 load distribution, Head airbags front and rear, BMW Condition Based Service (Intelligent maintenance system), Cornering Brake Control, Dynamic Stability Control including Dynamic Traction Control, Electric parking brake with auto hold function , Run-Flat Tyres with reinforced side walls, Three-point seat belts at all seats, including pyrotechnic belt tensioners and belt force limiters in the front
          Humidity sensor, Interior motion sensor for Alarm, Inclination sensor for Alarm, Central lock switch with diode in front and rear doors, Personal settings, power steering, With drive mode glass button switch, SIPS Airbags, Inflatable Curtains, Whiplash protection, front seats, Cut-Off Switch Passenger AirBag, Pyrotechnical pretensioners, front / rear all positions, EBL, Flashing Brake Light and Hazard Warning, High positioned rear brake lights












          Anti Theft DeviceYesYes
          Anti Pinch Power Windows
          -
          Driver
          Speed AlertYesYes
          Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYes
          Knee Airbags
          -
          No
          Isofix Child Seat MountsYesYes
          Heads Up DisplayYesNo
          Pretensioners And Force Limiter Seatbelts
          -
          No
          Blind Spot Monitor
          -
          No
          Hill Descent ControlYesYes
          Hill AssistYesYes
          Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockYesNo
          360 View CameraYesYes
          Global NCAP Safety Rating
          -
          5 Star
          Entertainment & Communication
          RadioYesYes
          Audio System Remote ControlYesYes
          Speakers FrontYesYes
          Speakers RearYesYes
          Integrated 2DIN AudioYesYes
          Wireless Phone ChargingYesYes
          USB And Auxiliary InputYesYes
          Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYes
          Touch ScreenYesYes
          Touch Screen size (Inch)
          12.3
          -
          Connectivity
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          Android AutoYesYes
          Apple Car PlayYesYes
          No. of Speakers
          -
          15
          Rear Entertainment SystemYes
          -
          Additional Features
          Wireless Smartphone Integration, Harman Kardon Surround Sound system, Gesture Control, Surround view camera with 3D view, 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
          Intelligent Driver Information System,Premium Sound by Bowers and Wilkins,2 USB Typ-C connections, Subwoofer,Digital Service package, Volvo cars app,Android powered infotainment system including google services,Speech function, Inductive Charging for smartphone, Apple Carplay (iPhone with wire)
          Subwoofer
          -
          No
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          Which car is cheaper between BMW X3 and Volvo XC60?

          BMW X3 price starts at Rs 68.50 Lakh & Volvo XC60 price starts at Rs 68.90 Lakh in New Delhi. BMW X3 is cheaper between these two cars.

          Which car has good mileage BMW X3 and Volvo XC60?

          The mileage of X3 is 16.35 kmpl in New Delhi & The mileage of XC60 is 11.2 kmpl in New Delhi. BMW X3 gives better mileage than Volvo XC60.
          *Ex-showroom price in New Delhi
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