2017 Acura RLX vs. ILX

2017 Acura RLX vs. ILX

There are plenty of luxury brands on the market, but few that offer a vast amount of standard features on the base levels of their models. Acura - Honda’s luxury division - is a brand that includes several features, regardless of trim level. If you’ve been debating between the brand’s sedan offerings, you’ve probably checked out the RLX and ILX.

The 2017 RLX offers a bit more space, while the 2017 ILX is a compact sedan. Regardless, both models are capable of providing healthy performance. Under the hood, the RLX offers a base 3.5-liter engine that produces a whopping 310 horsepower, while the ILX provides a more sporty, 2.4-liter 4-cylinder that is capable of 210 horsepower.

2017 Acura RLX front view
2017 Acura RLX interior
2017 Acura RLX seating
2017 Acura ILX top view
2017 Acura ILX interior front console
2017 Acura ILX shifter

Key available features

There are a number of features available for each model, which is great for those shopping around for something luxurious. Check out what each model offers below.

Acura RLX | The front-wheel drive model isn’t lacking in the areas of convenience and available technology. On the 2017 Acura RLX are features like sport seats, climate control, a 14-speaker audio system, Bluetooth, AcuraLink real time traffic and more!

Acura ILX | The Acura ILX may be smaller, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t enough room for technology. A Multi-view rear camera, vehicle stability assist, adaptive cruise control, lane keeping assistance and more are just a few of the features available on the 2017 model.


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