The 2013 Acura ILX Hybrid four-door sedan takes its cues from the Honda Civic Hybrid and offers luxury at a competitive price. The 2013 Acura ILX Hybrid uses 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine with 108-volt permanent magnet electric motor and 144-volt lithium-ion battery for a combined 111 horsepower. The continuously variable transmission includes shift paddles for sportier driving control and a dash-mounted ECON button switches the engine and the transmission for fuel-efficient performance. The 2013 Acura ILX Hybrid is a respectable first for Acura and offers luxury hybrid model at a reasonable price. Acura has on the success of the Honda Civic Hybrid, the most active of fuel efficiency and its counterpart company has paired with the uncompromising luxury, the Acura brand has built.
2013 Acura ILX Hybrid Interior
Interior features include automatic climate control with the option of GPS-linked temperature control that monitors the solar intensity and position relative to the vehicle to hold all the seats at a specific temperature add. Standard seat covers fabric panels and a manually adjustable driver’s seat with an upgrade to leather seats, heated front seats, and an eight-way driver seat available. The five-inch color screen displays information about the audio system, Bluetooth hands-free kit and optional rear-view camera Multi-view. The standard audio system includes USB and iPod integration and Pandora Internet Radio with Bluetooth audio streaming. Technology upgrades include an eight-inch display with navigation system, XM Satellite Radio and voice-activated control.
2013 Acura ILX Hybrid Engine
Speaking of fuel efficiency, the 2013 Acura ILX Hybrid turns in an impressive performance with fuel economy ratings of 39 mpg in the city and 38 mpg on the highway. The 2013 Acura ILX Hybrid has the same sporty and sophisticated styling than non-hybrid counterpart, adding chrome accents on the lower front panel and a rear spoiler for a distinctive appearance. Fog lights are included with the 2013 Acura ILX Hybrid, as well as a powered sunroof with tilt function. The standard sixteen-inch alloy wheels can be upgraded to seventeen-inch alloys with high-performance all-season tires.
2013 Acura ILX Hybrid Safety
Safety features include six airbags as standard, including front, front side and side curtain airbags. On-road stability is an adaptive vehicle stability assist traction control, engine speed and brake fits Acura ILX Hybrid in 2013 improved to keep it under control. The four-wheel ABS brakes include electronic brake force distribution and brake assist for reaction brakes and chassis with a power distribution technology that channels built front-impact forces on the framework for additional occupant protection.