2016 Acura ILX – A sports Sedan features

2016 Acura ILX 1 2016 Acura ILX   A sports Sedan features

Acura unveiled its renovated and reorganized 2016 ILX sports sedan. It is going to be released in early 2015 at Acura dealerships. The 2016 models of this brand offers more powerful than its predecessors on its target with an important inoculation of Acura performance DNA. All the credits goes to its new 201 horsepower, i- VTEC engine with 8 speed dual clutch transmission. The same enhanced transmission and engines are also provided with recently launched TLX.

ILX 2016 owns a new and dynamic front and rear styling cues, LED headlamps with standard Jewel Eye TM, better and reformed interior designs, improved connectivity, optional bigger wheels and tires with a numbers of new important improved features and technologies, and significant enhancements to cabin quietness, easy and sporty handling and collision safety.

The new 2016 ILX also developed the customer choice by offering six grades as well as the previous three grades, in addition with the standard ILX, Premium Packaged ILX, and the line topping ILX Technology Plus Package. Not only these, an new A- SPEC package is also available with the Premium and Technology packages as well as a sporty style. All the models of ILX series will be equipped with AcuraWatch which is the most advanced technology in the field of safety and driver comfort. This AcuraWatch comes with Cruise Control system, Track Keeping Assist system, Road Departure Mitigation and an improved Collision Mitigation Brake system with the power of pedestrian sensin capability.

According to Michael Accavitti, as ILX was always a great idea, now it fulfilled its own criteria and became a next generation luxury vehicle.

Under the bonnet all ILX 2016 models have 2.4 liter and 16 valve engine which is directly injected by DOHC i- VTEC. It gives better output of 201 horsepower at 6800 RPM and 180 lb-ft of torque at 3600 RPM than outgoing 2.0 liter engines. This new engine is fused with 8 speed dual clutch transmission and torque converter with Sequential Sports Shift which is controlled by paddle. It is the most improved transference in its competitive set, that delivers surprisingly fast, prompt and intuitive gear changes in addition with rev matching down shifts, which helps to gain an outstanding response and considerate performance with fuel efficiency.

The new 2016 ILX got various improved up-gradations including, renovated front and rear dashboard, LED lighting and front grille, a new 17 inch aluminum wheel with 10 spokes. The new ILX A-SPEC package comes with a front fog lights, trunk spoiler, 18 inch machined alloy wheels with 10 spokes and glossy black insets. Jewel EyeTM LED headlights are signature standard equipment for all ILX models. So the 2016 series follows the same tradition.

This model also get advantages as it goes through a numbers of interior up gradations which includes parking brake handles, Euro style stitching on its steering wheel, Shift Knob, and also the high intensified instrument panel for the passenger side. It also gets an improved version of cabin with unique premium black interior color, instrument illumination of red color, grey interior stitching and aluminum brake with throttle pedals.

2016 ILX enhanced its interior with luxury, a good connectivity and technologies advancements. Premium and the above grades are offered a new two positioned driver’s seat with memory functionality, a 4 way passenger seat, Home link remote, and 8 inch touch screen on demand multi-use display. Not only that, it is also offered tethered navigation system , Acura’s Blind spot information, improved audio options, AHA and HD radio, enhanced safety and driver assistive technologies with a multi view camera with dynamic guidelines.

Cabin quietness and collision safety technologies are also enhanced in this new version of ILX 2016.


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