Acura has updated its smallest sedan ILX

Acura has updated its smallest sedan ILX

September 5, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

The Japanese premium brand introduced the restyling sedan ILX, which received an exterior designed in accordance with the new design direction of the brand

Company Acura has updated the smallest model – compact sedan ILX. The car after restyling has received a new exterior and additional assisting systems, modified in accordance with the new corporate design direction.

Sedan borrowed a number of external features from the concept car Precision, presented at the Detroit Motor Show in 2016. Externally updated Acura ILX features a large pentagonal radiator grille with an increased logo – this design is already used on other models of the brand – Acura Jewel Eye LED optics with seven elements instead of five and a hood with sharper facets. Behind changed the shape of the boot lid, lanterns and diffuser. From the predecessor ILX can also be distinguished thanks to a new rear diffuser.

In the saloon there are seats with a new profile and adjustment of the lumbar support, new decorative inserts of silver color appeared on the front panel, and a new engine start button.

Acura ILX will be available with an upgraded multimedia system with another dual display and a more intuitive user interface, the response of which is 30% faster. In the interior there are new sports seats with electric drive.

The list of available electronic assistants included a system for preventing frontal collisions, adaptive cruise control and the function of keeping the car in the occupied band.

As before, the sedan will be available with a single 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine with 204 horsepower. The engine works in tandem with an eight-speed gearbox with a double clutch.

Sales of the updated model in the US market will begin in October

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