At a Glance
|Pricing||$25,900 - $34,400|
|Engines||1.5l I4 HEV, 2.0l I4, 2.4l I4|
|Transmissions||A5, CVT, M6|
|Fuel Economy||22-39 (city), 31-38 (highway)|
The ILX is a new entry-level luxury car based on the Honda Civic platform. Three front-wheel-drive powertrains are offered. The base powertrain is a 2.0l four-cylinder paired with a five-speed automatic. For more power, the ILX is offered with a 2.4l four-cylinder mated to a six-speed manual transmission. A hybrid model is offered for buyers more concerned with fuel economy. The ILX will be offered with a Premium package that includes heated leather seats and active sound cancellation to quiet the cabin. Like other Acura models, an optional Technology package adds ELS surround audio and a navigation system. The ILX is manufactured in Ohio.
The new ILX is a small front-wheel-drive sedan based on the Honda Civic. The base engine on the ILX is a 2.0l four-cylinder rated at 150-bhp. An optional 2.4l four-cylinder engine produces 201 horsepower and is only offered with a six-speed manual. The ILX lineup will also include a hybrid model which pairs a 1.5l four-cylinder engine with a small electric motor to boost power and regenerate power on braking.
Following up on its blockbuster appearance at this year's Detroit auto show, Acura today unveiled production versions of two new vehicles at the Chicago Auto Show. A completely redesigned 2013 Acura RDX crossover sport utility vehicle and the all-new 2013 Acura ILX luxury compact sedan were shown. Both new Acura models are scheduled for launch in the Spring. "We are excited to be launching these two new luxury models as the gateway of Acura's revitalized product...Read.
|ILX||2.0l I4 (150-bhp)||A5||FWD||24/35/29||56||$25,900|
|ILX Premium||2.0l I4 (150-bhp)||A5||FWD||24/35/29||59||$29,200|
|ILX Technology||2.0l I4 (150-bhp)||A5||FWD||24/35/29||59||$31,400|
|ILX 2.4L Premium||2.4l I4 (201-bhp)||M6||FWD||22/31/26||63||$29,200|
|ILX Hybrid||1.5l I4 HEV (111-bhp)||CVT||FWD||39/38/39||53||$28,900|
|ILX Hybrid Technology||1.5l I4 HEV (111-bhp)||CVT||FWD||39/38/39||53||$34,400|