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2013 Acura ILX Premium

Entry-Level Luxury Sedan

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In short: A value-driven luxury sedan.

2013 Acura ILX Premium Review

This entry-level luxury sedan pairs a comfortable, amenity-laden interior with a capable 201-horsepower, 2.4-liter inline-4. Our Silver Moon-hued tester’s Premium package included cool add-ons like leather-trimmed sport seats, XM satellite radio and a multi-view rear camera display to the Acura ILX’s already attractive list of features.

Warranty/Service: Four-year/50,000-mile new vehicle limited warranty; six-year/70,000-mile powertrain limited warranty; five-year/unlimited-mile rust perforation limited warranty; four-year/50,000-mile Acura Genuine Accessories limited warranty; four-year/50,000-mile Acura Total Luxury Care with Roadside Assistance

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Base Price: $29,200 / As Tested: $30,095

Technical Specifications

Vehicle type: front engine, all-wheel drive, 5-passenger, 4-door sedan

Engine: 2.4-liter inline-4
Horsepower: 201 hp @ 7,000 rpm
Torque: 170 lb-ft @ 4,400 rpm
Transmission: 6-speed manual

Curb weight: 2,978 lbs
Wheelbase: 105.1 in
Length/Width/Height: 179.1 / 70.6 / 55.6 in
Turning circle: 36.1 ft

4-wheel disc brakes with ABS
Suspension: independent MacPherson strut front; independent multi-link rear

Traction: electronic stability control with traction control

0-60 mph: 6.4 seconds
60-0 mph: n/a
Top Speed: 138 mph

EPA City: 22 mpg
EPA Highway: 31 mpg
Combined MPG: 25 mpg

Seating Capacity: 5
Safety: dual-stage front airbags; front side airbags; front and rear side curtain airbags

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Make: Acura, Vehicle Type: Sedan



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