Arlington Dealer Researching the New Acura ILX
The 2016 Acura ILX is one of the top compact luxury sedans available on the market. The 2016 Acura ILX in Arlington comes with updated features and amenities that improve its appearance and capabilities. Delivering excellent handling, smooth ride quality and ample torque, the ILX is a prime pick for buyers who want an upscale sedan with outstanding driving dynamics. Its long list of standard features and advanced safety functions also greatly benefit drivers and their passengers. For more details about the refreshed ILX and its offerings, continue reading our 2016 Acura ILX review.
Due to multiple enhancements, the Acura ILX is better than ever this year. It features brand-new headlights that produce a more dramatic look, as well as a variety of updated front and rear end components. Increasing its focus on safety this year, Acura decided to outfit the ILX with an array of brand-new safety functions. The sedan is now available with rear-cross traffic alert, blind-spot warning, adaptive cruise control, a rearview camera and forward collision mitigation in an effort to keep drivers and their passengers secure within the vehicle. Additional standard safety features featured on the vehicle include antilock brakes, traction control, stability control, front-seat side airbags and side curtain airbags.
Unlike last year's model, the 2016 Acura ILX in Arlington no longer comes with a 2.0L engine. The previously optional 2.4L four-cylinder has become the standard engine, offering 201 horsepower and 180 lb.-ft. of torque. Paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission, the 2.4L four-cylinder is much more capable than the outgoing model. It also produces an EPA-estimated 36 mpg highway, which is a respectable rating for a sedan in its class.
To learn more about the ILX and discover exclusive engine spec information, continue browsing our 2016 Acura ILX review below.