Review: 2018 ILX SE

June 7th, 2018 by

If you live in the Middletown, New York area and are in the market for a luxury sedan check out our article below highlighting the 2018 Acura ILX Special Edition and then be sure to come visit us at Friendly Acura of Middletown and test drive the 2018 ILX.


The 2018 ILX comes standard with a 2.0-liter inline-4 that will produce 201 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque and is paired with an 8-speed dual-clutch transmission. The ILX engine and transmission configuration will create a fuel economy of 25 MPG city, 35 MPG highway, and 29 MPG combined. The ILX Special Edition comes with 18” wheels for added comfort. *


The 2018 ILX sedans include six airbags, anti-lock brakes, stability control, and a rearview camera. AcuraWatch, the automaker’s name for its suite of safety tech that includes automatic emergency braking, active lane control, blind-spot monitors, and adaptive cruise control comes on the ILX Special Edition.

Features and Technology

The ILX comes standard with power windows and locks, a power driver’s seat, a power moonroof, synthetic leather upholstery, 17-inch alloy wheels, Bluetooth, and a rearview camera. Standard on the ILX Special Edition is a sporty spoiler that adds a flare to the standard ILX design and a special body kit. The ILX’s Premium Package adds leather upholstery, a four-way power passenger seat, a pair of infotainment screens—8.0-inches up top and 7.0-inches on the center of the dash—and a garage door opener.

The Acura ILX Special Edition offers a perfect blend of comfort, fuel economy, technology and features to be a luxurious everyday drive for a commuter or a family. Be sure to come visit us at Friendly Acura in Middletown to check out the 2018 ILX Special Edition for yourself.


Starting at $28,100 MSRP**


*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.

**Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or a destination and handling charge. Actual vehicles/accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.


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