It is expected that the new 2021 Acura ILX is going to be a tough competitor in its segment. The new ILX will be coming out with generous standard features and roomy rear seat. Further, the new Acura ILX also packs sporty driving feel as well as considerably low base price.
The new 2021 Acura ILX will get redesigned front and rear end treatments. It will include new LED headlights with sharper looks. Unfortunately, some reports are saying that the interior will be made of subpar interior materials.
Inside, the infotainment interface featured is not as user-friendly as that of some rivals. Even so, the automaker will add several safety features to complete the interior amenities on the new Acura ILX.
2021 Acura ILX Redesign and Changes
The new Acura ILX will come with six different equipment levels for the 2021 model year. The exterior features will be different one another. Those options available are AcuraWatch Plus package, Premium package, A-Spec Package, Premium and A-Spec package. and Technology Plus package.
The exterior features on the base model of the new Acura ILX include a sunroof, 17-inch wheels, and automatic LED headlights. In addition to it, potential buyers can also add the A-Spec package to both the Premium and the Technology Plus package. This will give the buyers 18-inch wheels, a rear spoiler, and so forth.
The standard interior features on the new 2021 Acura ILX include a 5-inch infotainment display screen, an eight-way power driver seat, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, and keyless ignition and entry. In addition to it, the base model also packs heated front seats, dual-zone automatic climate control, and heated mirrors.
As for the infotainment features, the new ILX comes with Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, a USB/iPod audio interface, and a six-speaker sound system with a CD player. Buyers can also opt for the AcuraWatch Plus Package which will bring additional features.
2021 Acura ILX Features and Engine Specs
Like has been mentioned earlier, a number of safety features will be available on the new ILX. The new ride comes standard with stability and traction control, front-seat side airbags, antilock brakes, side-curtain airbags, and active front head restraints. Optional features are also available including automatic braking for frontal collision mitigation, lane keeping assist, a lane departure warning system, and many more.
The base model of 2021 Acura ILX will be powered by a 2.4L four-cylinder engine. The engine is capable of producing 201 horsepower and 180 pounds-feet of torque. In addition to it, the engine will be paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission as the only transmission available.