The Acura ILX was first spotted on the roads in 2012. In a short period of time, the compact luxury sedan became popular among all classes of people due to its exceptional convenience, better fuel efficiency and affordable price. A new model, 2017 Acura ILX, is on the production line. So wait to replace your older car with a well-equipped ILX.
2017 Acura ILX – Exterior and Interior Design
According to the automaker, the new 2017 ILX will be constructed with lightweight materials. You can expect a body that combines aluminum alloys, carbon fiber and probably light tough steel. The exterior will look better than the outgoing model. It will be crowned up with sophisticated features, making it more modern and trendier. The front end of 2017 Acura ILX will be revised to look more sharp and elegant. You can expect a good looking grille section and remodeled LED lights to this end. The sides will look spectacular with sleek overtures and new 17-inch wheels. The rear end will not be left behind when it comes to modifications. The car will get a more stylish rear bumper and larger taillights.
Things of great interest in the interior of 2017 Acura ILX will be a spacious cabin and high-quality materials. You should expect a roomy cabin offering stress-free legroom and headspace. Concerning the materials, we are looking forward to high-quality leather and other soft-touch materials. The cockpit will carry most of the car’s technological features. An updated infotainment system accompanied with a myriad of digital controls will be available on the center console. The system will spot a display screen, an audio unit, and a navigation unit. Being a modern car, we expect it to come with more tech features such as a climate control system and connectivity options. Moreover, the carmaker will install 2017 Acura ILX with a wide range of protection features to ensure your journeys are safe and secure. Some of the features include adaptive cruise control, blind-spot warning system, rear-cross traffic alerts, multiview camera, forward collision mitigation and lane keeping assist.
2017 Acura ILX – Engine and Performance
Under the hood, you can expect a 2.4-liter I4 engine with a capacity of 202 hp and 179 lb-ft. The engine will be backed by an 8-speed automatic transmission or a manual shifting transmission system. The automatic transmitter will allow for enhanced shifts and better fuel economy. The car’s light weight will also contribute to improved fuel economy. You can expect fuel consumption figures of around 25 mpg in cities and 36 mpg on highways. The car is also expected to give out lesser emissions, making it an environment-friendly one.
2017 Acura ILX – Price, Release Date, and Competition
The Acura ILX 2017 is one of the most affordable compact luxury sedans out there. You can expect to spend $28,000 to own the base model or around $35,000 to own the fully-equipped variant. The car will be available in the last quarter of 2016. The new Acura sedan will be rivaled by the following cars: Mercedes-Benz CLA, BMW Series 2, Buick Verano, Lexus IS, Volvo S60, Cadillac ATS, Honda Civic Si, Hyundai Veloster Turbo and Audi A3.