Compare 2021 INFINITI Q50 vs. 2021 BMW 3 Series

2021 BMW 3 Series



2021 BMW 3 Series

3.0L 6cyl Turbo


2.0L 4cyl Turbo
300 HP


255 HP
20 city / 29 hwy*

Fuel Economy

26 city / 36 hwy*

Serving Atlanta, Duluth, and Lawrenceville, GA

The 2021 INFINITI Q50 and 2021 BMW 3 series are some of the top luxury vehicles in the auto industry and boast gorgeous styling. Both models are rivals of one another due to their impressive performance and history of reputability. If you want to find the right car for your needs, there are a few main comparisons to review between both options before you schedule an INFINITI Q50 online test drive.


The 2021 Q50 comes standard with a 3.0-liter V6 turbocharged engine and delivers 300 horsepower, making it deliver more than enough power for daily driving. The car has sharp steering and excellent handling, making it easy to feel in control of the vehicle at all times. You can check out more of the performance with an INFINITI Q50 online test drive at INFINITI of Gwinnett to deliver how well it operates.

The 2021 BMW 3 Series is significantly slower than the Q50 and only has 255 horsepower. It’s built with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine and offers 295 pound-feet of torque. The manual gearbox is no longer available in this model. The car feels smooth when driving over different types of potholes and imperfections on the road due to its excellent suspension system. It has better steering than the previous generation, which gives the driver more road-surface information. The car has minimal body roll and feels composed while driving on winding roads, offering a relaxing drive. Still, it fails to feel as energetic and lively as the Q50.


The 2021 Q50 boasts comfortable seats in the cabin, making it an ideal vehicle to use for long drives. The front seats and steering wheel are easy to adjust to enhance the level of comfort provided. The Q50 also boasts a large, spacious trunk, making it easy to pack more with you while on the go. The two-screen infotainment system also offers a high level of accommodation and features crisp graphics with vibrant colors. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto come standard for smartphone integration. It’s easy to view more of the features available with an online test drive at our dealership.

Compared to the Q50, the 2021 BMW 3 Series only comes with one screen on the dashboard, which is the 8.8-inch touchscreen. This is easy to control with a large knob and multiple buttons that sit on the console. Navigation comes standard and is included in the Live Cockpit Pro package. The package also includes a 10.3-inch touchscreen. Drivers will be disappointed to find that the wi-fi hotspot is only an optional upgrade. With this model, you have to spend a lot more to get the same bells and whistles that come standard in the Q50.


Some of the top safety features you’ll have access to while driving the 2021 Q50 include a standard forward-collision warning and automated emergency braking, which both come standard and you can test out when seeing the 2021 INFINITI Q50 at INFINITI of Gwinnett. Drivers who want extra safety tech can invest in blind-spot monitoring and rear-cross traffic alert. Lane-departure warning and lane-keeping assist are additional features that are available as optional upgrades. We can introduce you to more safety features of the 2021 INFINITI Q50 at INFINITI of Gwinnett.

The 2021 BMW 3 series doesn’t come with as many driver-assistance safety features as the Q50. The vehicle has optional upgrades that include blind-spot monitoring, rear-cross traffic alert, lane-departure warning, lane-keeping assist, and adaptive cruise control. Forward-collision warning and automated emergency braking are the only safety features that come standard with this model.

If you want to learn more about how the 2021 INFINITI q50 compares to the 2021 BMW 3 series, contact us today at INFINITI of Gwinnett. We’ll inform you of additional features available with each car and can help you take an online test drive.

*All figures are EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.