Acura ILX is a compact luxury sedan which was first launched in 2012. The 2017 Acura ILX is the most awaiting model in automotive market because of its sophisticated cabin, exterior outlook and powerful engine. Everyone is expecting that this model with its looks and performance it will dominate compact sedan market. After its first launch there was a 2014 model which was launched in Los Angeles Motor Show and it had a decent sales rate in the market but to boost this chart Honda decided to bring the 2017 model. There is a rumor like other Acura models it will also avail light weight body material and it might be available with three engine variant including a hybrid power-train.
2017 Acura ILX Exterior and Interior
2017 Acura ILX will feature new body shape and light weight body material making it an eye-catching car with the first look. It will exhibit various new body parts like sharp and shiny mesh grille, colored door handle, body colored power side mirror, new body line sculptures, front splash guards, new Jewel Eye LED headlamp, and one touch power moon roof with tilt feature, new tail-lamp, redesigned front bumper, revamped tail bumper and other exciting new features. It will be equipped with new 17 inch alloy wheels which will definitely add to the look of the car. The overall wheelbase of the car might be 2700 mm where height is 1400 mm, width is 1800 mm and length is 4600 mm. As it will be a city car the ground clearance will range up to 115 mm.
Its luxurious cabin and new modern gadgets is the main attraction making it a must buy car for sedan lovers. The new gadget that might get included are sophisticated bolstered leather seats, 8 way power adjustable seats, heated front seats, ambient lighting for the cabin, illuminated vanity mirrors and dual zone automatic climate control. Maintenance Minder system, remote engine start, push button start, premium music system with premium 6 speaker and Siri Eyes Free system are there.
Eight inch colored display infotainment system, rain sensing windshield wipers, Home Link System, telescopic steering wheel and other safety features are there too. Lane departure warning, lane keeping assist warning, road departure warning, side curtain airbag, vehicle stability assist, childproof rear door locks etc. are the others.
2017 Acura ILX Engine and Fuel Economy
2017 Acura ILX will be available with three variant of engine which include a standard 2.0 liter 4 cylinder engine that produces 150 horsepower and 140 lb-ft of torque, a sporty 2.4 liter 4 cylinder engine that produces 200 horsepower and 160 lb-ft of torque and last variant is a hybrid 1.5 liter 4 cylinder engine that produces 110 horsepower and 127 ft-lb of torque.
Mileage of this car might go around 13 mpg in city and 17 mpg in highway making it a proper city driven car.
Its transmission will be six speed manual gear box or eight speed automatic transmission system which will definitely improve the riding experience of the driver in various road condition.
2017 Acura ILX Price and Release Date
2017 Acura ILX will come up by the end of 2016 with a price range starting from $27,000.