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Volkswagen Passat vs BMW 3 Series

Should you buy Volkswagen Passat or BMW 3 Series? 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. Volkswagen Passat and BMW 3 Series ex-showroom price starts at Rs 30.21 Lakh for 2.0 TDI AT Comfortline (Diesel) and Rs 39.8 Lakh for 320d Sport (Diesel). Passat has 1968 cc (Diesel top model) engine, while 3 Series has 1998 cc (Petrol top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the Passat has a mileage of 17.42 kmpl (Diesel top model)> and the 3 Series has a mileage of 19.62 kmpl (Diesel top model).

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.38,67,334#
Rs.53,48,368*
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Engine Displacement (cc)
1968
1995
Available ColorsAtlantic BlueMangan GreyBlack-Oak-BrownPyrit SilverOryx WhiteDeep black+1 MoreWhiteBlue
Body Type
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
175bhp@3600-4000rpm
187.7bhp@4000rpm
Mileage (ARAI)
17.42 kmpl
19.62 kmpl
User Rating
4.2
Based on 17 Reviews
5
Based on 2 Reviews
Boot Space (Litres)
586
480
Fuel Tank Capacity
66Litres
57Litres
Seating Capacity
5
5
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Offers & DiscountNoNo
Finance Available (EMI)
Rs.74,805
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Rs.1,03,458
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Insurance
Rs.1,54,569
Know how
Rs.2,02,818
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Service Cost (Avg. of 5 years)
Rs.8,962
No
Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYes
Automatic Climate Control
3 Zone
3 Zone
Air Quality ControlYesYes
Remote Trunk OpenerYesYes
Remote Fuel Lid OpenerYesYes
Low Fuel Warning LightYesYes
Accessory Power OutletYesYes
Trunk LightNoYes
Vanity MirrorYesYes
Rear Reading LampYesYes
Rear Seat HeadrestYesYes
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYesYes
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYesYes
Cup Holders FrontYesYes
Cup Holders RearYesYes
Rear AC VentsYesYes
Heated Seats FrontYesNo
Heated Seats RearNoNo
Seat Lumbar SupportYesYes
Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
Cruise ControlYesYes
Parking Sensors
Front & Rear
Rear
Navigation SystemYesYes
Foldable Rear Seat
60:40 Split
-
Smart Access Card EntryYesNo
Engine Start Stop ButtonYes
-
Glove Box CoolingYesNo
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
Voice ControlYesYes
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYesYes
USB Charger
Front
Front
Steering Mounted TripmeterYesNo
Central Console Armrest
With Storage
With Storage
Tailgate AjarYesYes
Gear Shift IndicatorYesYes
Rear CurtainYesYes
Luggage Hook And NetYesNo
Battery SaverNoNo
Lane Change IndicatorNoYes
Additional Features
Easy Open Sensor Controlled boot Lid Opener
Manually Operated Roll up Sunshields For Rear Side Windows
Electrically Operated Roll Up Sunshade For Rear Windshield
Folding Floor Cover In Lugguage Compartment
Intermittent Wiper Control
-
Massage Seats
Front
No
Memory Function Seats
Driver's Seat Only
Front
One Touch Operating Power WindowNo
Driver's Window
Autonomous ParkingNoNo
Drive Modes
0
4
Air ConditionerYesYes
HeaterYesYes
Adjustable SteeringYesYes
KeyLess EntryYesYes
Safety
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
Brake AssistYesYes
Central LockingYesYes
Power Door LocksYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYes
Anti Theft AlarmYesYes
Driver AirbagYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYes
Side Airbag FrontYesYes
Side Airbag RearYesNo
Day Night Rear View MirrorYesYes
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYesYes
Xenon HeadlampsYesNo
Halogen HeadlampsNoNo
Rear Seat BeltsYesYes
Seat Belt WarningYesYes
Door Ajar WarningYesYes
Side Impact BeamsYesYes
Front Impact BeamsYesYes
Traction ControlNoYes
Adjustable SeatsYesYes
Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYes
Vehicle Stability Control SystemYesYes
Engine ImmobilizerYesYes
Crash SensorYesYes
Centrally Mounted Fuel TankYesYes
Engine Check WarningYesYes
Automatic HeadlampsYesYes
Clutch LockYesNo
EBDYesYes
Advance Safety Features
Front Passenger Airbag Deactivation, Curtain Airbag System For Front Passengers, ASR and EDL, Electromechanical Parking Brake, Auto Hold Function, Front Underbody Guard, Adaptive Chassis Control (DCC)Including Driving Profile Selection, Auto Diing Interior Mirror
BMW Condition Based Service (Intelligent Maintenance System), Launch Control Function, Servotronic Steering Assist, Park Distance Control (PDC), Front and Rear, Brake Energy Regeneration, Head Airbags, Front And Rear, Cornering Brake Control (CBC), Runflat Tyres With Reinforced Side Walls, Warning Triangle With First Aid Kit, BMW ure Advance Includes Tyres, Alloys, Engine ure, Key Lost Assistance and Golf Hole In One, Road Side Assistance 24x7, Emergency Spare Wheel
Follow Me Home HeadlampsYesNo
Rear CameraYesYes
Anti Theft DeviceYesYes
Anti Pinch Power Windows
All
Driver's Window
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYes
Knee AirbagsYesNo
Isofix Child Seat MountsYesYes
Heads Up DisplayNoNo
Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsYesYes
Blind Spot MonitorNoNo
Hill Descent ControlNoNo
Hill AssistYesNo
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockNoYes
360 View CameraYesNo
Entertainment & Communication
Cd PlayerYesYes
Cd ChangerNoYes
Dvd PlayerNoNo
RadioYesYes
Audio System Remote ControlNoYes
Speakers FrontYesYes
Speakers RearYesYes
Integrated2DINAudioYesYes
USB And Auxiliary InputYesYes
Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYes
Touch ScreenYesYes
Connectivity
-
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay,
Internal StorageNoYes
Number Of Speaker
8
9
Rear Entertainment SystemNoNo
Additional Features
Touchscreen Infotainment System Composition Media
App Connect Smartphone Interface For Certified Functions/Applications Oninfotainment Screen
Mobile Phone Based Navigation Compatibility
-
Interior
TachometerYesYes
Electronic Multi TripmeterYesYes
Leather SeatsYesYes
Fabric UpholsteryNoNo
Leather Steering WheelYesYes
Glove CompartmentYesYes
Digital ClockYesYes
Outside Temperature DisplayYesYes
Cigarette LighterYesYes
Digital OdometerYesYes
Electric Adjustable Seats
Front
No
Driving Experience Control EcoYesYes
Folding Table In The RearNoNo
Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYes
Ventilated SeatsYesNo
Dual Tone DashboardNoYes
Additional Features
Chrome Detailing On Front AC Vents,Rotary Light Switch
Analog Clock In Dashboard
Decorative Inserts Piano Black For Centre Console
Decorative Inserts In Ornamental Wood Brillant Pine For Dashboard And Doors Trims
Decorative Inserts in Ornamental Wood Olive Ash Silk Matte For Dashboard And Doors Trims
Chrome Detailing On Mirror Adjustment Knob
Stainless Steel Scuff Plates On Front And Rear Door Steps
Colour Multifunction Display Premium
Fine Wood Trim Burled Walnut With Highlight Trim Finisher In Pearl Chrome
Entry Sills BMW
Exclusive Chrome Trim In The Centre Console Area
Floor Mats In Velour
Multifunction Instrument Display With 26 cm Display Adapted To Individual Character Design For Drive Modes
Lights Package
Roller Sunblind For Rear and Rear Side Windows
Smokers Package
Storage Compartment Package
Leather Dakota Veneto Beige/Oyster dark highlight Veneto Beige/Black Or Leather Dakota Cognac/Brown Highlight Black/Cognac
Fine Wood Trim Burled Walnut With Highlight Trim Finisher In Pearl Chrome
Interior Mirrors With Automatic Anti-Dazzle Function
Exterior
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
Fog Lights FrontYesYes
Fog Lights RearYesNo
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYesYes
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorNoNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorYesYes
Rain Sensing WiperYesYes
Rear Window WiperNoNo
Rear Window WasherNoNo
Rear Window DefoggerYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNo
Alloy Wheel Size (Inch)YesYes
Power AntennaNoNo
Tinted GlassYesNo
Rear SpoilerYesNo
Removable Or Convertible TopNoNo
Roof CarrierNoNo
Sun RoofYesYes
Moon RoofNoNo
Side StepperNoNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYes
Chrome GrilleNoYes
Chrome GarnishYesNo
Smoke HeadlampsNoNo
Roof RailNoNo
Lighting
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Cornering Headlights,LED Tail lamps
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Rain Sensing Driving Lights,LED Tail lamps,LED Fog Lights
Trunk Opener
Remote
Remote
Heated Wing MirrorNoYes
Additional Features
Chrome Moulding On Side Windows
Body Coloured Bumpers With Chrome Mouldings
Auto Diing On Driver's Side With Memory
BMW Kidney Grille With 11 Slats In Chrome
Exclusive Design Features In Chrome At The Front And Rear
Side Window Frames And Tailpipe Trim In Chrome
Mirrors With Memory Function
Heat Protection Glazing
Tyre Size
215/55 R17
225/50 R17
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Wheel Size (Inch)
-
-
Alloy Wheel Size (Inch)
17
17
Fuel & Performance
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Mileage (City)NoNo
Mileage (ARAI)
17.42 kmpl
19.62 kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
66
57
Emission Norm ComplianceNo
Euro VI
Top Speed (Kmph)No
230
Drag CoefficientNoNo
Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
TDI Engine
TwinPower Turbo 4 Cylinde
Displacement (cc)
1968
1995
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
175bhp@3600-4000rpm
187.7bhp@4000rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)
350Nm@1500-3500rpm
400Nm@1750-2500rpm
No Of Cylinder
4
4
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
Valve Configuration
DOHC
DOHC
Fuel Supply System
CRDi
CRDi
Turbo ChargerYesYes
Super ChargerNoNo
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Gear Box
6 Speed
8 Speed
Drive Type
FWD
RWD
Clutch TypeNoNo
Warranty
Introduction DateNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNo
Dimensions & Capacity
Length (mm)
4767
4824
Width (mm)
1832
1811
Height (mm)
1456
1429
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
-
157
Wheel Base (mm)
2786
2810
Front Tread (mm)
1586
1544
Rear Tread (mm)
1570
1583
Kerb Weight (kg)
1550
-
Grossweight (kg)
2210
-
Rear Headroom (mm)
-
957
Front Headroom (mm)
-
1023
Seating Capacity
5
5
Boot Space (Litres)
586
480
No. of Doors
4
4
Suspension, Steering & Brakes
Front Suspension
MacPherson Strut with anti-roll bar
Double Joint Spring Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Five Arm
Steering Type
Power
Power
Steering Column
Adjustable
Adjustable
Steering Gear Type
Rack & Pinion
Rack & Pinion
Turning Radius (Metres)
5.85
5.5
Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Top Speed (Kmph)
-
230
Acceleration (Seconds)
-
7.2
Emission Norm Compliance
-
Euro VI
Tyre Size
215/55 R17
225/50 R17
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Alloy Wheel Size
17 Inch
17 Inch

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