The BMW 3-Series F30 Gran Turismo F34 comes with petrol which makes by 48 more horsepower than the the engine of the Mercedes C-Class W204 Estate T204 Facelifting, giving the vehicle a more dynamic character. It should be better car for drivers who want to feel thrill of drive a sports car.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Mercedes C-Class W204 Estate T204 Facelifting 200 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY 136HP manual accelerates from 0 to 100 Km/h relatively slower in relation to the BMW 3-Series F30 Gran Turismo F34 320i 184HP manual. The
difference in the amount of
1.6 s is
quite low and for that
reason it should
not be strongly taken by you into
consideration for buying one of these two
The top speed of the BMW 3-Series F30 is greater in comparison to this of the Mercedes C-Class W204 Estate T204 Facelifting which allows to cover the same distance on the highway faster. The difference that amounts to 21 km/h is small and is imperceptible in daily use.
Maximal torque RPM
The RMP at which the maximum torque is delivered shows us how fast an engine reaches its full efficiency with increase in rotational speed. The lower rotational speed or the longer range in which the torque is the highest, the more the engine is flexible and a sensation of acceleration is felt earlier.
distance between left and right side of a vehicle influences on the amount of space for passengers as well as stability on road. The BMW is widther only by 53 millimeters compared with the Mercedes and is not really relevant. The average for the „D” class equals to 1,764 mm and is by 4 percent larger than the same feature of the BMW 3-Series F30 Gran Turismo F34.
BMW 3-Series F30 has 6 percent longer wheelbase in comparison to the Mercedes. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also provides more storage space. However, vehicles with a longer wheelbase are not as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
The BMW 3-Series F30 Gran Turismo F34 is 5 percent longer in comparison to the Mercedes C-Class W204 Estate T204 Facelifting. Long cars have more interior space and also provide plenty of trunk space. Although the BMW 3-Series F30 seems to be better choice for families or drivers who appreciate comfortable rides, the Mercedes C-Class W204 Estate T204 Facelifting may be more appropriate to singles as it will not cause problems with parking and will be more maneuverable.
Model release date
Manufacture of the older car commenced much more earlier than its competitor hence it is reasonable to suppose that this vehicle features significantly less advanced parts .
The higher a car is, the the more convenient is a boarding it and greater capacity of carrying big amount of thinks to it. The difference between these two cars of 3 % to the advantage of the BMW 3-Series F30 Gran Turismo F34 320i 184HP manual is insignificant and does not matter much.