2018 Acura ILX Specs

Leisure and performance go hand in hand when talking about any Acura model, and the Acura ILX is yet another example of this. If you’re interested in learning the ins and outs of this sleek sedan before test driving it around Maple Shade, Moorestown, or Cherry Hill, then our 2018 Acura ILX specs review will come in handy.

In the following sections, we’ll be touching on information like the engine specifications, the interior measurements for passenger and cargo space, and worthwhile safety features. Plus, you can always learn more, or set up that test drive, by contacting Elite Acura!

Acura ILX Engine Specs: Horsepower, Torque, MPG

Acura ILX Impressive Performance

The practical and professional Acura ILX has many endearing performance characteristics that help it appeal to a wide variety of drivers.

For starters, the lone engine available is a real doozy. This 2.4L 4-cylinder can produce 201 horsepower along with 180 lb-ft of torque. And, with help from the 8-speed dual-clutch transmission, this sedan gets an EPA-estimated 25 city MPG/ 35 highway MPG.1

Plus, the Drive-By-Wire™ throttle control amps up the responsiveness resulting in precise handling.

ILX Interior Measurements

Space is appreciated in any vehicle, and the Acura ILX gets some high marks for its interior measurements. For example, the front legroom checks in at 42.3 inches. The second-row passengers will also be able to stretch out thanks to 34 inches of legroom.

Additionally, you’ll find plenty of shoulder room, 55.6 inches in the front and 53.5 inches in the rear, and hip room, 50.3 inches in the front, 51.7 inches in the rear.

All in all, the Acura ILX can comfortably seat five people thanks to 89.3 cubic feet of passenger volume. There’s also space for luggage, with 12.3 cubic feet of room in the trunk.

Active & Passive Safety Technology in the Acura ILX

2018 Acura ILX Technology

The various safety features in the Acura ILX work in unison to protect each passenger regardless of the situation.

For added visibility, a multi-view rear camera was implemented, as was an expanded view driver’s mirror.

Some of the most notable active safety features include optional additions like adaptive cruise control, collision mitigation braking system, lane keeping assist system, road departure mitigation system, blind spot information system, and rear cross traffic monitor.

Finally, you’re protected on all sides thanks to the following passive safety inclusions:

  • Next-Generation Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ Body Structure
  • Side Curtain Airbags
  • Front Side Airbags with Passenger-Side Occupant Position Detection System

Want to learn more about the ILX? Check out our Acura ILX Reviews!

Explore the Acura ILX Specs for Yourself

The classy Acura ILX has received glowing reviews from drivers around Maple Shade, Moorestown, and Cherry Hill. To experience this precision sedan for yourself, contact our team at Elite Acura and schedule a test drive!


1 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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