Comparison between:
• BMW 3er Sedan (F30 LCI, Facelift 2015) 320d (diesel, 2015)
• BMW X3 (F25) 20d XDrive (diesel, 2010)
• BMW X3 (E83) 2.0d (diesel, 2004)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ManufacturerBMWBMWBMW
Series3erX3X3
ModelSedan (F30 LCI, Facelift 2015) 320d(F25) 20d XDrive(E83) 2.0d
First year of production201520102004
Last year of production-20142007

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typesedan (saloon)off-road/sport utility vehicle (SUV)off-road/sport utility vehicle (SUV)
Number of doors4 (four)5 (five)5 (five)
Number of seats5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
Wheelbase2810.00 mm (millimeters)
9.22 ft (feet)
110.63 in (inches)
2.8100 m (meters)
2810.00 mm (millimeters)
9.22 ft (feet)
110.63 in (inches)
2.8100 m (meters)
2795.00 mm (millimeters)
9.17 ft (feet)
110.04 in (inches)
2.7950 m (meters)
Front track1543.00 mm (millimeters)
5.06 ft (feet)
60.75 in (inches)
1.5430 m (meters)
1616.00 mm (millimeters)
5.30 ft (feet)
63.62 in (inches)
1.6160 m (meters)
1524.00 mm (millimeters)
5.00 ft (feet)
60.00 in (inches)
1.5240 m (meters)
Rear track1583.00 mm (millimeters)
5.19 ft (feet)
62.32 in (inches)
1.5830 m (meters)
1632.00 mm (millimeters)
5.35 ft (feet)
64.25 in (inches)
1.6320 m (meters)
1542.00 mm (millimeters)
5.06 ft (feet)
60.71 in (inches)
1.5420 m (meters)
Length4633.00 mm (millimeters)
15.20 ft (feet)
182.40 in (inches)
4.6330 m (meters)
4648.00 mm (millimeters)
15.25 ft (feet)
182.99 in (inches)
4.6480 m (meters)
4565.00 mm (millimeters)
14.98 ft (feet)
179.72 in (inches)
4.5650 m (meters)
Width1811.00 mm (millimeters)
5.94 ft (feet)
71.30 in (inches)
1.8110 m (meters)
1881.00 mm (millimeters)
6.17 ft (feet)
74.06 in (inches)
1.8810 m (meters)
1853.00 mm (millimeters)
6.08 ft (feet)
72.95 in (inches)
1.8530 m (meters)
Height1429.00 mm (millimeters)
4.69 ft (feet)
56.26 in (inches)
1.4290 m (meters)
1675.00 mm (millimeters)
5.50 ft (feet)
65.94 in (inches)
1.6750 m (meters)
1674.00 mm (millimeters)
5.49 ft (feet)
65.91 in (inches)
1.6740 m (meters)
Ground clearance140.00 mm (millimeters)
0.46 ft (feet)
5.51 in (inches)
0.1400 m (meters)
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Minimum trunk/boot space capacity480.0 l (liters)
16.95 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.48 m3 (cubic meters)
480000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
-480.0 l (liters)
16.95 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.48 m3 (cubic meters)
480000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity--1560.0 l (liters)
55.09 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.56 m3 (cubic meters)
1560000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight1430 kg (kilograms)
3152.61 lbs (pounds)
1790 kg (kilograms)
3946.27 lbs (pounds)
1750 kg (kilograms)
3858.09 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight2005 kg (kilograms)
4420.27 lbs (pounds)
2305 kg (kilograms)
5081.66 lbs (pounds)
2265 kg (kilograms)
4993.47 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank57.0 l (liters)
12.54 UK gal (UK gallons)
15.06 US gal (US gallons)
67.0 l (liters)
14.74 UK gal (UK gallons)
17.70 US gal (US gallons)
67.0 l (liters)
14.74 UK gal (UK gallons)
17.70 US gal (US gallons)

Engine

Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fueldieseldieseldiesel
Type of fuel systemcommon railcommon railcommon rail
Engine model---
Engine locationlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement1995 cc (cubic centimeters)1995 cc (cubic centimeters)1995 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism type---
Type of aspirationturboturboturbo
Compression ratio16.50 : 116.50 : 117.00 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engineinline/straight engineinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)84.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.31 in (inches)
0.0840 m (meters)
84.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.31 in (inches)
0.0840 m (meters)
84.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.31 in (inches)
0.0840 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)90.00 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.54 in (inches)
0.0900 m (meters)
90.00 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.54 in (inches)
0.0900 m (meters)
90.00 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.54 in (inches)
0.0900 m (meters)

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power190 hp (horse power)
141.7 kW (kilowatts)
192.6 ps (metric horsepower)
184 hp (horse power)
137.2 kW (kilowatts)
186.6 ps (metric horsepower)
150 hp (horse power)
111.9 kW (kilowatts)
152.1 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque400 Nm (newton meters)
40.8 kgm (kilogram meters)
295.0 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
380 Nm (newton meters)
38.7 kgm (kilogram meters)
280.3 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
330 Nm (newton meters)
33.7 kgm (kilogram meters)
243.4 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at1750 - 2500 rpm (revolutions per minute)1750 - 2750 rpm (revolutions per minute)2000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Redline RPM---
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h7.30 s (seconds)8.50 s (seconds)10.20 s (seconds)
Maximum speed235 km/h (kilometers per hour)
146.02 mph (miles per hour)
210 km/h (kilometers per hour)
130.49 mph (miles per hour)
198 km/h (kilometers per hour)
123.03 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient0.26--

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)5.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.17 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.40 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
44.38 mpg (miles per gallon)
11.72 mpl (miles per liter)
18.87 km/l (kilometers per liter)
6.7 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.47 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.77 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
35.11 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.27 mpl (miles per liter)
14.93 km/l (kilometers per liter)
9.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.11 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.54 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
24.50 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.47 mpl (miles per liter)
10.42 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)3.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
0.86 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.03 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
60.31 mpg (miles per gallon)
15.93 mpl (miles per liter)
25.64 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.10 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.32 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
47.04 mpg (miles per gallon)
12.43 mpl (miles per liter)
20.00 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.30 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.56 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
39.87 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.53 mpl (miles per liter)
16.95 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)4.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
0.97 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.16 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
53.46 mpg (miles per gallon)
14.12 mpl (miles per liter)
22.73 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.23 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.48 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
42.00 mpg (miles per gallon)
11.10 mpl (miles per liter)
17.86 km/l (kilometers per liter)
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EU emission standardEURO VIEURO V-
Catalytic converter---
CO2 emissions116 - 106 g/km (grammes per kilometer)149 g/km (grammes per kilometer)-

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Transmission model---
Type of transmissionmanualmanualmanual
Number of automatic gears---
Number of manual gears6 (six)6 (six)6 (six)
Final drive ratio---
Drive typerear wheel drive (RWD)four-wheel drive (4x4/4WD/AWD)four-wheel drive (4x4/4WD/AWD)

Steering

Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinionrack and pinionrack and pinion
Type of power steeringelectric-hydraulic
Turning circle diameter11.30 m (meters)
37.07 ft (feet)
444.88 in (inches)
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Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - independent suspension
- coil springs
- - coil springs
Type of rear suspension - independent suspension
- multi-link suspension
- - coil springs

Brakes

Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discsventilated discsdiscs
Type of rear brakesventilated discsventilated discsdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYesYes

Wheels

Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size7J X 167.5J X 178J X 17
Tyre code205/60 R16 92W225/60 R17 V235/55 R17