2013 Acura ILX First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2013 Acura ILX - Road Test Specs

2013 Acura ILX Sedan

(2.0L 4-cyl. 5-speed Automatic)


Year Make Model2013 Acura ILX 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 5A)
Vehicle TypeFWD 4dr 5-passenger Sedan
Estimated MSRP$26,795 (base price), $32,295 (as tested with Technology package)
Assembly locationGreensburg, IN


ConfigurationTransverse, front-engine, front-wheel drive
Engine typeNaturally aspirated, port-injected inline-4
Displacement (cc/cu-in)1,997/122
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainSOHC, 4 valves per cylinder, variable intake-valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)10.6
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)150 @ 6,500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)140 @ 4,300
Fuel typePremium unleaded (recommended)
Transmission type5-speed automatic with console shifter and steering wheel-mounted paddles
Transmission ratios (x:1)I = 2.79, II = 1.68, III = 1.13, IV = 0.77, V = 0.59, R = 2.00
Final-drive ratio (x:1)4.44


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson struts, coil springs, twin-tube dampers, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink, coil springs, twin-tube dampers, stabilizer bar
Steering typeElectric-assist, speed-proportional, rack-and-pinion power steering
Steering ratio (x:1)15.1
Tire make and modelMichelin Pilot HX MXM4
Tire typeAll-season
Tire sizeP215/45R17 87V
Wheel size17-by-7-inches
Wheel materialCast aluminum
Brakes, front11.1-inch ventilated disc with single-piston sliding cast-iron caliper
Brakes, rear10.2-inch solid disc with single-piston sliding cast-iron caliper

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)24 city/35 highway/28 combined
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)13.2

Audio and Advanced Technology

Stereo descriptionStandard AM/FM tuner with in-dash CD player, six speakers and 160-watt amplifier; test car has optional ELS audio system with CD/DVD player, 10 speakers, 365-watt amplifier and Dolby Pro Logic II simulated surround-sound
iPod/digital media compatibilityStandard USB and auxiliary inputs; Pandora app integration for smartphones
Satellite radioIncluded with Premium package on test car
Hard-drive music storage capacity (Gb)15GB, included with Technology package on test car
Bluetooth phone connectivityStandard; includes audio streaming and, for MAP-enabled smartphones, SMS text-to-speech capability
Navigation systemIncluded with Technology package on test car; hard-drive-based system with traffic and weather data; 8-inch display (measured diagonally)
Smart entry/StartStandard
Parking aidsBack-up camera standard; multi-view back-up camera included with Premium package on test car
Blind-spot detectionNot available
Adaptive cruise controlNot available
Lane-departure monitoringNot available
Collision warning/avoidanceNot available

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)2,910 (base car), 2,970 (as tested with Technology package)
Length (in.)179.1
Width (in.)70.6
Height (in.)55.6
Wheelbase (in.)105.1
Track, front (in.)59.4
Track, rear (in.)60.3
Turning circle (ft.)36.1
Legroom, front (in.)42.3
Legroom, rear (in.)34.0
Headroom, front (in.)37.9
Headroom, rear (in.)35.9
Shoulder room, front (in.)55.6
Shoulder room, rear (in.)53.5
Trunk volume (cu-ft)12.4 (base car), 12.3 (as tested with Technology package)


Bumper-to-bumper4 years/50,000 miles
Powertrain6 years/70,000 miles
Corrosion5 years/Unlimited mileage
Roadside assistance4 years/50,000 miles

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