2017 Acura ILX Engine, Unique Feature

There are three things which separate Acura ILX from similar cars out there. These include affordable price, high fuel efficiency, and uncompromised convenience. The compact sedan was launched in 2012, and since then, has been gaining popularity from low-budget customers. So if you love this car, read  about new 2017 Acura ILX to learn about its offerings.

2017 Acura ILX front view

2017 Acura ILX – Unique Feature:

One of the Acura plans concerning this car is to reduce its weight. The body will be made of aluminum and other lightweight materials. It will then be crowned up with innovative features that will give the car a modern look and a trendier appearance.

You will love the sharp looks of the front end of 2017 Acura ILX. The grille section and lighting system will be modified. LED lights will be installed next to the grille to create a good-looking fascia. Moving at the back, you will come across larger tail lights and a well-positioned bumper. Side design will be improved by sleek overtures and 17-inch shiny alloy wheels.

Interior Design:

The cabin of 2017 Acura ILX will carry its fair share of luxury. We are looking forward to the use of high-quality materials in the interior. Do not expect to be bothered with the cabin space. The automaker will create enough space around the seats and below the roof.

The interior will also be characterized by advanced technology. Wait to access an infotainment system that includes a display screen, navigation system, and audio system. There will also be a noise control system and a number of connection options.

Safety and Security:

We don’t expect any safety and security disappointments from the upcoming ILX. The car will offer great peace of mind with the latest safety and security features such as adaptive cruise control, rear cross traffic alerts, forward collision mitigation, blind spot warning system, multiview camera and lane keeping assist.

2017 Acura ILX interior

2017 Acura ILX – Engine, Performance and Fuel Economy:

For now, we are certain about one engine option. This will be a 2.4-liter 4-Cylinder with a capacity of 201 hp and 188 lb-ft. The automaker is likely to unveil more engine options as the car enters the production stage. This engine will be connected to an 8-speed automatic transmission to provide for enhanced shifts and thus smoother journeys. The car is also likely to get a manual transmission system. Top speed for the new model will be 133 mph.

Expect to save money on fuel as the car will provide a better fuel efficiency. EPA has rated the car at 25 mpg city and 36 mpg highway. The major contributors to improved fuel economy in ILX are an efficient transmission system and a lightweight body.

2017 Acura ILX side

2017 Acura ILX – Price, Release Date and Rivalry:

With a starting price of $29,000, the 2017 Acura ILX will be a better option for people who can’t afford sedans from expensive brands like Mercedes, Audi, and BMW. You will only pay additional $7,000 for the fully equipped model. Wait to see the car in the showrooms in the first quarter of 2017.

Concerning rivalry, 2017 Acura ILX will face competition from cars such as Honda Civic Si sedan, Scion FRS, Hyundai Veloster Turbo, Opel Astra, Subaru BRZ and Buick Verano.

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