The 2017 Acura ILX is a compact luxury sedan and competes with such cars as the Cadillac ATS, Audi A3, and Mercedes-Benz C-Class. The 2017 Acura ILX has been extensively updated for 2017, so there are no significant changes for 2017. The Acura ILX was also Acura’s first gasoline-electric hybrid vehicle.
2017 Acura ILX Features
Others significant available features include AcuraWatch safety system, which includes adaptive cruise control, a lane keeping assist system, a multiview rearview camera with guidelines, road departure mitigation and an enhanced Collision Mitigation Braking System with pedestrian sensing capability, Blind spot and rear cross-traffic alert systems, upgraded audio system, optional voice recognition, A-SPEC Package with side sill garnish, trunk spoiler and fog lights and the adaptive cruise control.
2017 Acura ILX Engine
2017 Acura ILX equipped with 201-hp, 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine, Eight-speed automatic transmission. The previous Acura ILX has come to with standard 2.0-liter I4 engine that makes 150 hp or 201 hp Civic Si 2.4-liter I4 engine. The 2.0-liter engine has a 5-speed automatic transmission, while the 2.4-liter engine provides only a 6-speed manual. The ILX Hybrid models feature a 1.5-liter I4 engine with 111 PS hybrids from the Civic Hybrid, the EPA fuel economy rating of the hybrid version is 39 mpg US for the city and 38 mpg the US driving on the road. For 2016, the ILX will be offered with the 2.4-liter I4 engine with 8-speed DCT.
2017 Acura ILX Safety
Acura enhanced the safety of Acura ILX 2017 models, with upgraded backup camera, keyless entry, and ignition. Each 2017 Acura ILX model is equipped with front airbags, antilock brakes, and an electronic stability system.