Review: 2018 Acura ILX

September 5th, 2018 by

The 2018 Acura ILX is a fuel efficient sedan with style. The ILX is decked out with many different technologies and features and offers drivers an array of options when choosing their ILX. We’re sure that you’ll love this vehicle as much as we do so come by Friendly Acura in Middletown, New York and we’ll help you to add the 2018 Acura ILX to your family.

Read our review below and see for yourself why we think the 2018 Acura ILX is such an impressive vehicle.

Performance
The 2018 Acura ILX has the goal of delivering drivers with a comfortable ride, and the ILX achieves this goal. Under the hood of the ILX you will find a inline-4 paired to a 8-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. This engine and transmission combination is then matched with a chassis which elevates the comfort of the ride. All 2018 ILXs are fitted with the 2.0 liter inline 4 that delivers 201 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque.

The fuel economy of the 2018 Acura ILX is something to get excited about. The EPA estimates the fuel efficiency of the 2018 ILX to be 25 MPG city, 35 MPG highway, and 29 MPG combined*. This will makes stops to the gas station a thing of the past, and a very rare occurrence for 2018 ILX drivers.

Features & Technology
The 2018 ILX offers seven different designs of the sedan for trim, giving drivers a perfect avenue to get exactly what they’re looking for. The standard trim for the ILX includes a moonroof, synthetic leather upholstery, 17-inch alloy wheels, Bluetooth, and a rearview camera. There are some available options to choose from as well, allowing drivers to add AcuraWacth, Acura’s suite of safety features which we will get into detail about below. Another available option for this trim is the Special Edition package. This package adds 18-inch alloy wheels, a body kit, and a rear spoiler making your ILX a little more sporty.

Moving on to the Premium Package will equip your 2018 ILX with leather upholstery, four-way power passenger seat, a pair of infotainment screens measuring at 8.0 inches up top and 7.0 inches on the center of the dash, and a garage door opener. You can continue to build on this package by adding the optional Tech Plus Package which adds in AcuraWatch and navigation. You can also add Acura’s A-Spec appearance package which will equip the ILX with 18 inch alloy wheels and a body kit.

Safety
Acura always has drivers safety front of mind and that is apparent in the 2018 ILX. Federal Agencies have given the ILX five stars overall when it comes to safety and it’s easy to see why when you look at the offered safety features. These features include anti-lock brakes, stability control, and a rearview camera.

A package available on all 2018 Acura ILX’s is Acura’s suite of safety technology, AcuraWatch. This suite includes automatic emergency braking, active lane control, blind-spot monitors, and adaptive cruise control.

Come into Friendly Acura in Middletown, New York and we will get you set up with the 2018 ILX that fits all your needs.

Pricing
Starts at $28,100

 

*2018 EPA mileage based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid models only) and other factors.

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