Acura’s entrance sport sedan, the revitalized and substantially updated 2019 ILX, debuts today, ahead of its October market launch. Continuing to catch the greatest portion of millennial purchasers of any model in-segment, the 2019 ILX provides a sportier and more advanced style, premium cabin products, tech-savvy features and distinct A-Spec sport look variation. With the application of Acura’s signature Diamond Pentagon Grille to the 2019 ILX, the improvement of the brand name’s style language, motivated by the Acura Precision Concept, now extends throughout its line-up.
For 2019, ILX gets a styling refresh to provide a more stylish and superior ambiance. ILX is brand new from the A-pillars forward– influenced by the Acura Precision Concept. The new face of ILX originates from Acura’s signature Diamond Pentagon Grille, framed by 7-element Acura Jewel Eye ™ LED headlights and a more greatly shaped hood. The Precision Concept styling style continues at the back with a brand new decklid, fascia, LED taillights and lower diffuser with exposed exhaust outlet. Brand new wheel styles for 2019 consist of a 17-inch split-5 spoke wheel with trim particular surfaces and an A-Spec unique 18-inch wheel.
The new ILX A-Spec, offered with Premium and Technology Packages, signs up with the TLX sedan and the RDX and MDX sport-utes in getting the latest-generation A-Spec treatment, with a more unique and quickly identifiable performance-inspired character, inside and out.
Interior improvements for the ILX A-Spec consist of a graphite-silver dash accent with chrome insert, A-Spec badged guiding wheel with contrast stitching and aluminum sport pedals. The brand new sport seats are ended up in A-Spec unique Ebony or Red leather with black Ultrasuede ™ center panels and high contrast stitching.
Inside, the 2019 Acura ILX gets more elaborately styled and improved sport seats, front and back, with offered high-contrast piping and stitching. All ILXs now feature power adjustable lumbar for the chauffeur’s seat. Extra interior improvements consist of a silver-finished dash trim with a chrome insert and a machine-finished push-button start.
The 2019 Acura ILX’s exterior color scheme broadens with 5 new colors– Platinum White Pearl, Majestic Black Pearl, Performance Red Pearl, Canyon Bronze Metallic1 and A-Spec-exclusive Apex Blue Pearl– in addition to the existing offerings of Lunar Silver Metallic and Modern Steel Metallic. The interior colors readily available consist of a new-for-2019 Espresso, together with Graystone and Ebony. Special A-Spec interior colors are Ebony and Red, both with Ultrasuede ™ inserts.
For 2019, every ILX comes requirement with the AcuraWatch ™ suite of active security and driver-assistive technology, consisting of Collision Mitigation Braking System ™ (CMBS ™) with Forward Collision Warning (FCW), Lane Keeping Assist (LKAS), Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), and Road Departure Mitigation (RDM) with Lane Departure Warning (LDW). This makes Acura the only high-end brand name to supply these features as basic devices throughout all its sedans and SUVs.
In addition, Acura ILX continues to be geared up with Acura’s Advance Compatibility Engineering ™ (ACE ™) body structure and with extra basic security and motorist assistive features, consisting of Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) with traction control, an Expanded View Driver’s Mirror, advanced front air bags, motorist and front traveler side air bags, side drape air bags, a Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), and pedestrian injury-mitigation style features, together with Acura’s offered blind area info (BSI) system and rear cross traffic display.
The 2019 ILX is geared up with a readily available rejuvenated dual-screen On Demand Multi-Use Display ™ (ODMD ™ 2.0) user interface with Apple CarPlay ™ and Android Auto ™ compatibility. New software application enhances system action time, providing more user-friendly menus and command structures for a smooth and fast user experience– around 30 percent quicker. An improved 7-inch touchscreen has a capacitive display screen that is more responsive to touch and is placed within simple reach of the motorist and front guest.
The 2019 Acura ILX will start reaching Acura dealerships across the country in October 2018.