For everyone who has been looking for a high-level sport sedan with a lot of great features and possibilities, Acura is publishing new 2016 Acura ILX.
Design of new 2016 Acura ILX
When it comes to exterior and interior changes, we would be able to see many changes and improvements. As for the chassis improvements, it will come in the form of additional body bracing that ups torsional rigidity by 12 percent. It will also come with retuned steering wheel, updated shock absorbers and sprigs, a bit thicker rear antiroll bar and upsized brakes. New 2016 Acura ILX will also suffer some great changes on the front fascia as well as on the rear end. New ILX will come with slightly redesigned front grille which will be placed between new remarkable headlights. New model will receive Acura’s Jewel Eye LED headlights, which looks pretty impressive, modern and stunning. In offer will also be some new wheel sizes and designs as well as some great rear end LED lights. As for the interior, it will come beautifully redesigned with a lot of sophisticated and luxurious touches. Interior of 2016 Acura ILX will be equipped with the latest and highest quality materials. Inside the cabin we will also found a lot of technological features. It will include navigation system, 4.2 inches TFT display, a ten speaker ELS audio system and many more technological gadgets, safety features and driver assistant technologies. Engineers have also paid attention on the sounds inside the cabin. They have added an active noise control system, noise reducing wheels and thicker front door glass.
Powertrain and transmission
As for the performances of new 2016 Acura ILX, it will bring some changes in terms of engine selection. Previous model has offered a 2.0 – liter inline 4 with 150 horses and 140 lb-ft of torque but now we need something stronger. New Acura ILX will be powered with 2.4 – liter inline 4 direct injection engine from TLX. This engine produces 201 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque. The engine will be matted to Acura’s self-developed 8-speed dual clutch sequential manual transmission.
Release date and expected price
When it comes to the release date of 2016 Acura ILX, it is expected to hit the showroom floors sometime during the 2015. The price will be approximately 28,000 dollars.