There are a number of packages for those looking to get into the 2014 ILX from Acura this season. The base model of the ILX has a lot to offer all by itself, but you get to choose between the premium and technology 2014 ILX packages, depending upon the features that you want with your Acura ILX.
Here is a breakdown of the two packages, as well as information about the rest of the ILX, and the versions it comes in, so that you can determine which is best for you and your new ride.
Introduction to the Acura ILX
The 2014 ILX packages are added on to a whole lot of great features on the ILX. This luxury sedan was made to compete as a compact vehicle with the Honda Civic, but the ILX shines quite a bit brighter. You can get the 2014 ILX in either the standard or the hybrid model, and you can get the hybrid ILX with the technology package.
The ILX has an impressive list of standard equipment that includes a reverse-camera offering multiple angles, a 360-watt audio system, power driver seat, power sunroof and windows. The ILX has leather upholstery, heated front seats and dual-zone climate control with air filtration and humidity controls. It also includes satellite radio, Bluetooth, Pandora and USB and iPod ports. Under the hood is a 2.0 liter 4-cylinder engine, with 150 HP, and 6500 RPM’s. It comes with a 6-speed manual or 5-speed automatic transmission. As far as fuel economy goes, it gets 35 MPG on the highway and 22 in the city, and the hybrid gets 39 in the city and 38 on the highway.
Acura’s 2014 ILX Packages
The 2014 ILX comes with either a Premium Package or a Technology Package. With the Premium Package, you get fog lights HID headlamps, and a rearview mirror that dims automatically.
As for the technology upgrades, the ILX offers a navigation system that works off of voice recognition, Acura’s own AcuraLink traffic and weather, which is offered in real time, a more impressive audio system and an climate control system that is linked by GPS to the current temperature outside as well as 15 Gigs of storage for your songs or other media. The Premium Package also offers a power upgrade with a more powerful engine and manual transmission. Also, individual dealers may choose from various options themselves when ordering the Acura ILX so you may want to look around and see what is being offered.
*2014 EPA Mileage
Based on 2014 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid only), and other factors.