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.
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.