3 Series vs XC40

Compare for BMW 3 Series vs Volvo XC40

Below is the detailed car comparison, based on price, specifications & other features, of BMW 3 Series and Volvo XC40. BMW 3 Series is priced between ₹ 39.80 - ₹ 47.30 Lakh while Volvo XC40 is priced between ₹ 39.90 - ₹ 43.90 Lakh. Talking about the technical specifications, BMW 3 Series 320d houses 1995 cc engine whereas Volvo XC40 D4 Momentum engine displacement is 1969 cc.

Overview BMW 3 Series Volvo XC40
Ex-Showroom Price*
(New Delhi)
₹ 39.80 Lakh ₹ 39.90 Lakh
Available Color(s)
3 Series Colors
Fuel Type
All Diesel Cars
All Diesel Cars
Vehicle Type
All Sedans Cars
Sport Utilities

From The Experts

  • Pros
  • Cons
BMW 3 Series

 Spacious and luxurious

 Looks great

 Excellent economy for diesel

 Improved ride over earlier verion

 Both engines offer great performance

Class best handling

Volvo XC40
  • Feature-loaded with many first in class features including panoramic sunroof, hands-free electric gate, lane keep assist, radar-based safety aid and park assist
  • Outstanding cabin, the inner fit and finish is excellent
  • Inherits the company’s design philosophy but has its own unique elements
BMW 3 Series

 Rear seat not class best

 Rear styling too similar to 5 series

 Ride is not class best

 Diesel not refined

 Not as good as previous version

Volvo XC40
  • Ride quality doesn’t suit the Indian road conditions
  • The design of all-digital instrument cluster could have been better, a lot of space seems to be wasted
  • Rear seat comfort is questionable, best for two adults only
Technical Specifications
Seating Capacity 5 5
Top Speed 230 Kmph 210 kmph
Fuel Type Diesel Diesel
Engine Displacement 1995 1969
Power 190 190
Torque 400nm 400nm
ARAI Mileage 22.69 18
Engine Description 2.0-litre 190bhp 16V Diesel Engine 2.0 litre 190bhp Diesel Engine
No Of Cylinders 4 4
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Valve Configuration DOHC undefined
Engine Type TwinPower Turbo 4 Cylinder Engine 2.0 litre Diesel Engine
Drive Type RWD AWD
Gear Box 8 Speed 8 Speed
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Dimensions & Capacity
No Of Doors 4 5
Length 4824mm 4425mm
Width 1811 mm 2034mm
Height 1429 mm 1652mm
Ground Clearance (Unladen) 157mm 211mm
Wheel Base 2810 mm 2702mm
Front Tread 1544 mm 1601mm
Rear Tread 1583 mm 1626mm
Front Headroom 1023 mm 1030mm
Rear Headroom 957 mm 994mm
Suspension & Brakes
Front Brake Type Disc Ventilated Disc
Rear Brake Type Disc Ventilated Disc
Wheel & Tyre
Tyre Size 225/55 R16) 125/80 R18
Tyre Type Tubeless,Radial Tubeless,Radial
Alloy Wheel Size 16 Inch 18 Inch
Steering Gear Type Rack & Pinion Rack And Pinion
Adjustable Steering Column Yes Yes
Steering Column Adjustable Tilt & Telescopic
Steering Type Power Power
Safety & Security
Anti-Lock Braking System
Parking Sensors Rear Front & Rear
Driver Airbag
Passenger Airbag
Side Airbag-Front
Rear Seat Belts
Seat Belt Warning
Brake Assist
Door Ajar Warning
Crash Sensor
Child Safety Locks
Side Impact Beams
Front Impact Beams
Traction Control
Engine Check Warning
Tyre Pressure Monitor
Vehicle Stability Control System
Central Locking
Anti-Theft Alarm
Power Door Locks
Engine Immobilizer
Anti Theft Device
Comfort & Convenience
Air Conditioner
Power Steering
Rear A/C Vents
Engine Start/Stop Button
Foldable Rear Seat 60:40 Split Bench Folding
Adjustable Seats
Low Fuel Warning Light
Automatic Climate Control 3
Air Quality Control
Rear Reading Lamp
Rear Seat Headrest
Cup Holders-Front
Trunk Light
Vanity Mirror
Bottle Holder Front & Rear Door Front & Rear Door
Seat Lumbar Support
Multi-function Steering Wheel
Electric Folding Rear View Mirror
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Keyless Entry
Power Windows Front
Power Windows Rear
Accessory Power Outlet
CD Player
Speakers Front
Speakers Rear
Integrated 2DIN Audio
Bluetooth Connectivity
USB & Auxiliary Input
Voice Control
Remote Fuel Lid Opener
Passenger Side Rear View Mirror
Adjustable Headlights
Alloy Wheels
Integrated Antenna
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicator
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
Rain Sensing Wiper
Rear Spoiler
Rear Window Defogger
Tinted Glass
Leather Seats
Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank
Advance Safety Feature BMW Condition Based Service (Intelligent Maintenance System), Servotronic Steering Assist, Park Distance Control (PDC), Rear, Brake Energy Regeneration, Head Airbags, Front And Rear, Cornering Brake Control (CBC), Runflat Tyres With Reinforced Side Walls, Alarm with Interior movement sensor ,Inclination sensor for alarm ,standard ,Electrical child lock, rear side doors ,Central lock switch with diode in front doors , EBL, Flashing Brake Light and Hazard Warning ,Collision mitigation support, front ,Park As
Digital Clock
Digital Odometer
Electric Adjustable Seats Front & Rear Front
Electronic Multi Tripmeter
Leather Steering Wheel
Outside Temperature Display
Tacho Meter

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