The 2019 Acura ILX A-Spec: Introduction to a World of Refinement and Performance


Rivalling the most posh of German imports, the 2019 Acura ILX A-Spec delivers refinement and performance like few others can. Recently refreshed and upgraded significantly, you'll be thoroughly impressed at all it has to offer.

Meet the 2019 Acura ILX A-Spec in Richmond, at Richmond Acura today. Feel free to spend some leisurely time in our showroom discovering it's great features and details, or slip behind the wheel for an exhilarating experience. This is one test drive that you are unlikely to ever forget.

Making a memorable first impression, the ILX's restyled front grille and rear fascia hint to it's ambitions. The A-Spec takes things up to a whole new level with model-specific dark chrome exterior trim, dark Jewel Eye LED headlights, side skirts, a spoiler, diffuser and 18-inch Shark Grey 15-spoke wheels. Other features including boldly redesigned bumpers clearly separate it from the rest of the pack.

While all versions of the ILX are pretty upscale, the A-Spec is something special. Inside it's driver-focused cockpit, and yes, it really does feel like you're sitting in a cockpit, you'll ride upon gorgeous red leather sport seats with black suede inserts. The interior is outfitted with chrome and graphite silver trim, and it has aluminum sport pedals.

The Premium A-Spec model takes the base model and fills it with premium amenities, ranging from comfortable leather seating to upgraded audio and conveniences. The Tech A-Spec model is all about technology, and lots of it. Starting with navigation w/ voice recognition and an 8-inch display screen, you'll enjoy gadgets galore. This model also includes the HomeLink remote system, allowing you to connect your devices such as a garage door opener to the system as well as rain-sensing wipers, AcuraLink subscription services and a premium 10-speaker entertainment system featuring hard drive storage.

Both A-Spec models are loaded with a long list of comforts and conveniences, as well as connectivity. They each share a powerful engine, delivering an incredible driving experience. The refined cabins are engineered for comfort, filled with soft-touch materials, generous legroom and a long list of amenities. It's infotainment system has been upgraded and now includes all the bells & whistles.

Another bonus to be found is the AcuraWatch suite of advanced safety features. Featuring driver assistance systems including lane keep assist, adaptive cruise control and automatic emergency braking, you are definitely in good hands.

Both models share a 2.4-litre, 4-cylinder engine that generates 201 horsepower, mated to a sporty 8-speed dual clutch automatic transmission. A set of paddle shifters make gear changing fun and the car's sport-tuned steering and precisely engineered suspension make for an engaging driving experience.

Far less expensive than you'd imagine, this car is an excellent opportunity to get behind the wheel of a luxurious sports sedan without a premium price. Loaded with refinement and state of the art technology, you'll be thoroughly impressed. Discover the 2019 Acura ILX A-Spec in Richmond, at Richmond Acura.