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The 2019 Acura ILX Is Coming Soon, And It Will Be A Revelation!


Newly refreshed and significantly upgraded for the new model year, the 2019 Acura ILX will be hitting showrooms any minute, and not a minute too soon. This luxurious sports sedan rivals some of the German imports, but at a much more palatable price point.

At first glance, the new ILX makes a great first impression. It's restyled front grille and rear fascia send a clear message of upward mobility. After all, this is a car that's elbowing the Audi A3 out of the way, and it does so quite nicely. For those seeking an even bolder look, the A-Spec model adds a few extras, including 18-inch wheels, and a darker chrome exterior trim.

If you'd like to experience the 2019 Acura ILX the minute it arrives in Richmond, contact Richmond Acura to be invited to the unveiling. Be among the first to discover it's exceptional qualities and details, or get behind the wheel for a thrilling test drive.

Open the door to the 2019 ILX, and you'll be greeted with a wide array of comforts and amenities designed to help you arrive at your destination refreshed and relaxed. New for 2019, espresso joins the black and grey seat colour choices, and of course, the red that is available on the A-Spec model. This interior was engineered for comfort, and you'll find it exactly that thanks to soft-touch materials throughout the cabin and a generous amount of legroom. Depending on the model selected, drivers will enjoy an 8-way power adjustable drivers seat with memory, heated, leather-trimmed seats and a premium sound system.

The car's infotainment system has also been upgraded for this model year. The dual-screen system has returned, with an 8-inch screen on top and a 7-inch touchscreen on the bottom. The new touchscreen is faster this time around. This multimedia centre, equipped with hands-free Bluetooth and SMS text functionality now boasts Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration.  The Tech model adds even more technological gadgets, including the AcuraLink connectivity system and Acura's Homelink remote system, allowing you to connect your devices such as a garage door opener to the system.

Perhaps the greatest addition to the 2019 Acura ILX is it's safety features. Previously optional, now all models are equipped with the AcuraWatch suite of advanced safety features. Now, even the base model is equipped with lane keep assist, adaptive cruise control and automatic emergency braking.

All versions of the new ILX share a 2.4-litre, 4-cylinder engine that generates 201 horsepower, mated to a sporty 8-speed automatic transmission. It offers a pleasant ride and good acceleration, while a pair of paddle shifters available on some models make gear changing fun and engaging.

A variety of trims are available, ensuring that there is an ILX to suit your lifestyle and budget. All are nicely equipped, even the base model. As you escalate through the trim levels, you'll enjoy additional conveniences, comforts and safety features.

Seeking a luxury vehicle without the premium price? The 2019 Acura ILX, arriving soon in Richmond at Richmond Acura is sure to check all your boxes.