2 013 ACURA I L X Reward yourself.IT BEGAN WITH THE IDEA THATLIFE’S REW ARDS SHOULDCOME AVAILABLE WHENYOU’VE STILL GOT A LOT OFLIFE LEFT IN YOU.THE ILX IS FOR THOSE WHOW ANT TO MOVE UP,WITHOUT SETTLING DOWN.
P. 0 5 Acura was awarded the Edmunds.com Luxury 2012 Best Retained Value® Award For Luxury Brands. Drivetrain TechnologyRATHER THAN LUXURY THAT EXCLUDES, THIS IS LUXURY THAT INVITES. Exterior Interior Specifications
2 013 ACURA I L X Engine technology.SUCCESSBRINGS WITH ITMANY THINGS.SHOULDN’TFUN BE ONEOF THEM?With three powertrain options, the ILXgives you ample opportunity t o injecta little more fun into your day.This is anything but basic transportation. Andit starts the moment you start the engine. The2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine in the ILX featuresAcura’s i-V TEC ® variable valve technology tohelp wring the most enjoyment from its 150horses, all while helping deliver a 35 mpg high-way fuel economy rating.1The 201-horsepower engine in the ILX 6MTpromises even more thrills. Its all-aluminumconstruction enhances the vehicle’s weightbalance for better handling and agility.The ILX Hybrid mates an efficient 1.5-liter enginewith a powerful electric motor to generateplenty of acceleration and help achieve mpgratings of 39 in the city and 38 on the highway.1
P. 0 701 T he lithium-ion battery in 02 i-VTEC engine 01 02 the ILX Hybrid generates high technology maximizes output without adding exces- both low-end torque and Luxury sive weight to the vehicle. high-end horsepower. Drivetrain Technology Exterior Interior Specifications ILX with Technology Package shown.
2 013 ACURA I L X Paddle shifters combine the convenience of auto- matic shifting with shift-for- yourself enjoyment.
P. 09 Transmission options. Luxury WITHOUT A MEANS TO HARNESS IT, Drivetrain POWER IS ONLY POTENTIAL. Each ILX model features a transmission per- Technology fectly suited to make the most of engine output. The ILX converts horsepower into forward movement with a 5-speed automatic trans- mission. Those desiring more involvement can take advantage of the Sequential Sport- Shift paddle shifters to manage the transmis- sion’s shift points. The ILX 6MT features a close-ratio 6-speed Exterior manual to let you get the most power out of the vehicle’s high-revving engine. The ILX Hybrid features a Continuously Vari- able Transmission (CV T), giving the vehicle a steady climb in acceleration from a standing start up to cruising speed, helping to enhance its fuel efficiency. Interior Specifications
2 013 ACURA I L XHYBRID TECHNOLOGYTHAT CAN EVEN MAKE YOUMORE EFFICIENT.
P. 11 Hybrid technology. LuxuryThe ILX Hybrid is designed to produce great fueleconomy efficiently. And with a little help fromyou, it’s even better. DrivetrainAdvanced technology is only driving style to help you drivepart of getting good mpg num- more efficiently. You can alsobers. The other side of the equa- push the dash-mounted ECONtion is the person in the driver’s button and the engine and trans-seat. The ILX Hybrid features a mission will both operate moreFuel Economy Indicator to give efficiently to help you furtheryou real-time feedback on your maximize your fuel economy.1 Technology Exterior Interior Specifications ILX Hybrid shown.
2 013 ACURA I L X Communication systems.THE LIST OFLUXURY VEHICLEESSENTIALSIS DUE FOR AREVISION.The ILX not only keeps pace withstate-of-the-art luxury, it ups the ante.While its interior amenities make theILX an ideal respite from the rest of yourworld, it can also help you reach out whenyou’re ready to reconnect.In addition to the standard BluetoothHandsFreeLink ® phone connectivity,2 theILX also comes with a new SMS text mes-sage function, which can read incoming 3texts aloud and let you verbally choosefrom a list of preprogrammed responses. * *Drive responsibly. Some state laws prohibit the operation o
P.13 01 S MS text message function 3 02 A curaLink Real-Time Traffic™ 4 01 02 displays and reads aloud quickly communicates incoming text messages and driving conditions. Traffic Luxury lets you respond, hands-free, Rerouting™ 4 can suggest an by verbally choosing from a alternative route.* list of six options. * Drivetrain Technology Exterior Interior Specificationsof handheld electronic devices while operating a vehicle. For safety reasons, always perform any operation on your phone only when the vehicle is safely parked.
2 013 ACURA I L XTHE ILX W AS DESIGNEDFOR THOSE WHO THINKLIFE SHOULD CONSISTOF EQUAL PARTSRESPONSIBILITY AND FUN.
P.15 Tailored luxury. Luxury Drivetrain TechnologyITS CLEAN LINES, CRISP PERFORMANCE AND CUTTING - EDGE TECHNOLOGIESHELP THE ILX MEET THE DEMANDS OF YOUR DAY. AND YOUR EVENING. Exterior Interior Specifications
2 013 ACURA I L X Exterior design.NEVER UNDER-ESTIMATE THEIMPORTANCEOF LOOKINGTHE PART.While the machined creases of the sheetmetal are as crisp as a well-tailoredbusi ness sui t, o t h e r d e sig n f e atur esspeak to the sportier side of the ILX.Lines that taper toward the rear of thevehicle create wide rear wheel overhangs,giving the ILX an aggressive stance. Detailslike projector-beam halogen (or availablexenon high-intensity discharge ) headlightsadd to the vehicle’s modern appearance.
P.17Textures and finishesutilized in the headlightdesign add to the vehicle’s Luxuryuniqueness and visual appeal. Drivetrain Technology Exterior Interior Specifications
2 013 ACURA I L X YOUR VERY OWN TAKE - IT- WITH -YOU MICROCLIMATE.
P.19 Advanced climate control. LuxuryOutside, climates fluctuate with the weather.Inside, they conform t o your desires.The dual-zone climate-control Active Sound Control (included Drivetrainsystem features a patented on select models) helps keephumidity control for ideal excess engine noise in check.comfort. A GPS-linked, solar- It can detect unwanted enginesensing climate-control sys- noise and emit opposing frequen-tem is also available. It tracks cies to literally cancel it out.the sun’s relative position and Along with extensive soundproof-intensity and automatically ing, it contributes to the sanctu-adjusts to compensate. ary-like feel of the ILX cabin. Technology Exterior Interior Specifications ILX with Technology Package shown.
2 013 ACURA I L X Luxurious accommodations.LUXURY THATBEGINS WITHMATERIALCOMFORT.Inside the cabin of the ILX, special atten-tion has been given to areas of contact.Go ahead, get comfortable. It’s all therefor you. Every touch point crafted toenhance the experience. Available fea-tures include a leather-trimmed interior,heated front seats and power adjust-ments for the driver’s seat (all includedwith the ILX 6MT ).The steering wheel, shift knob and handbrake are also wrapped in leather, fur-ther adding to the cabin’s luxurious feel.
P.21Premium materials andquality construction givethe elements of the cabin Luxurya solid, substantial feel. Drivetrain Technology Exterior Interior Specifications
2 013 ACURA I L X 415-watt audio system.FOR AUDIO-PHILES, THIS ISTRULY AN AGEOF OPTIONS.The ILX is on the cutting edge withfeatures like a Pandora® internet radioin t er f ac e,5 USB audio in t er f ac e 6 andavailable XM ® Radio.7A great drive deserves a great soundtrack. Thevehicle’s 415-watt Acura/ELS Surround ® Pre-mium Audio System, available with the Technol-ogy Package, lets you store more than 3,500songs on the vehicle’s hard disk drive (HDD).The ELS system also features Song By Voice®technology that lets you verbally call up yourmusic based on song, artist or album. *Drive responsibly. Some state laws prohibit the operation of handheld electronic devices w
P. 23 01 USB audio interface 6 gives 02 Pandora internet radio 01 02 you direct control of your interface 5 connects with iPod ®or other compatible your iPhone, giving you ® Luxury music device. Song informa- access to an immense tion appears right on the * library of musical styles. vehicle’s center console. Drivetrain Technology Exterior Interior Specificationswhile operating a vehicle. For safety reasons, always launch your audio application or perform any other operation on your phone or audio device only when the vehicle is safely parked.
2 013 ACURA I L X SPORTIER DESIGN. THE PERFECT ACCOMPANIMENT TO SPORTIER PERFORMANCE.
P. 25 ILX 6MT technology and design. LuxuryExclusive features and technologies both underthe hood and inside the cabin help strengthenthe connection between car and driver. DrivetrainDesigned to complement its The pedals are drilled alumi-larger engine and 6-speed num. Gauges glow red. It’smanual transmission, the cabin all meant to evoke the moreof the ILX 6MT has been outfit- spirited nature of this model.ted to appeal to the driving A quality that the quick accel-enthusiast. The seats, steering eration and specially tunedwheel and door panels feature exhaust note are also quitespecial stitching. adept at keeping top of mind. Technology Exterior Interior Specifications
P. 26 ILX lineup.FUN’S GROWN UP A BIT.THE THREE DIFFERENT ILXMODELS GIVE YOU PLENTY OFOPTIONS TO CHOOSE FROM.WHAT THEY ALL SHARE ISTHE IDEA THAT FUN, LUXURYAND EFFICIENCY CAN ALLCOMFORTABLY COEXIST.
IL X 6MT WITH PREMIUM PACKAGE ILX lineup. ILX 6MTwith Premium Package ILX 5AT with Technology Package
Luxury Drivetrain Technology Exterior Interior SpecificationsIL X 5AT WITH TECHNOLOGY PACKAGEP. 29
2 013 ACURA I L XTHE ILX DISTINGUISHESITSELF NOT ONLY WITHITS LIST OF FEATURES,BUT ALSO IN THE CARETHAT GOES INTO EVEN THESMALLEST CONSIDERATIONS.HOW A BUTTON FEELSWHEN PUSHED.HOW VITAL INFORMATIONIS COMMUNICATED TO THEDRIVER. LUXURY TRULY ISIN THE DETAILS.
P. 31 Atten tion to detail. Luxury Drivetrain Technology01 PUSHBUTTON IGNITION / 02 INTELLIGENT DISPLAYS / 03 INTUITIVE CONTROLS /04 ONE -TOUCH POWER MOONROOF / 05 AVAILABLE TAILORED LEATHER SEATS Exterior Interior Specifications
2 013 ACURA I L X Voice-activated navigation.IT CAN EVENHELP YOU FINDA WORTHYDESTINATION.The available voice-activated AcuraNavigation System features a databasecon taining over 7,0 0 0,0 0 0 poin tsof in terest as well as Z agat Survey ®restauran t reviews.While part of the job of a luxury vehicle isto produce an enjoyable ride, its primaryfunction is to get you where you’re going.Once you’ve found your fun you can evencall ahead for a reservation through a con-nected Bluetooth-enabled cell phone.2
P. 3301 AcuraLink Real-Time 02 Zagat Survey ® restaurant 01 02 Weather gives you current ™4 reviews provide dining information, including precipi- recommendations based on Luxury tation amounts, forecasts and the type of cuisine you’d severe conditions for virtually like or the part of town any U.S. city.* you’re driving through. * Drivetrain Technology Exterior Interior Specifications *Available only with Technology Package.
2 013 ACURA I L XACCOMMODATING.EVEN BEFORE YOU CLIMB IN.
P. 35 Keyless access. LuxuryUpon your approach, the Keyless Access Systemwill recognize you and let you unlock the doorwith the touch of the handle. DrivetrainThe system is also linked to The Expanded View Driver’syour personalized settings, Mirror gives you a better look atmemorizing your door lock vehicles passing or being passed,and lighting preferences. The while the available multi-viewremote control also lets you rear camera helps you knowopen windows and the vehi- what’s behind when backing up.cle’s moonroof at the touch ofa button before you enter. Technology Exterior Interior Specifications
2 013 ACURA I L X Refined ride quality.A LUXURYVEHICLE SHOULDBE JUDGEDON AGILITY ASMUCH AS ON ASMOOTH RIDE.The suspension system aboard the ILXeasily handles both of these requirements.It is a balancing act in more ways than one.While the vehicle’s suspension system providesa flat ride through the curves, it also strikes theperfect equilibrium between sport and comfort.The ILX features a 4-wheel independent setupthat includes Amplitude Reactive Dampersspecially designed to help eliminate the smallvibrations caused by rough roads.The electric power-assisted rack-and-pinionsteering adjusts to vehicle speed, allowing thesteering feel to match driving conditions, giv-ing the driver more tactile responses.
2 013 ACURA I L X Safety technologies.WHY EVERYVEHICLE WEBUILD FEELSLIKE AN ACURA.Some of the features that make theI LX so m uch fun to drive also helpcontribute to passenger safety.The vehicle’s stiff chassis provides a firmfoundation for nimble handling. It alsofeatures Acura’s Advanced CompatibilityEngineering™ ( ACE™) body structure, whichuses a connected network of structural ele-ments to help protect those inside by dis-tributing frontal crash energy more evenly.Vehicle Stability Assist™ ( VSA®) can sensepotential understeer or oversteer and brakeindividual wheels and/or adjust enginespeed to help keep you on your intendedpath. The system also features motion-adaptive steering, which can prompt thedriver to steer in the correct direction if itsenses instability.
P. 39Advanced airbags utilize sensorsto deploy at the right time withthe appropriate force to better Luxuryhelp protect passengers. Drivetrain Technology Exterior Interior Specifications
2 013 ACURA I L X Features + SpecificationsPerformance ILX Standard Features• 150-hp, 2.0-liter, 16-valve, SOHC i-VTEC ® 4-cylinder engine (ILX) • Dual-zone automatic climate control system with humidity• 2 01-hp, 2.4-liter, 16-valve, DOHC i-VTEC ® 4-cylinder engine (ILX control and air filtration 6MT) • Keyless Access System with smart entry, pushbutton ignition• 111-hp produced with 1.5-liter, 8-valve, SOHC i-VTEC 4-cylinder and Acura personalized settings engine and Integrated Motor Assist (ILX Hybrid) • Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® wireless telephone interface 2• 5-speed automatic transmission with Sequential SportShift • SMS text message function3 paddle shifters (ILX) • 5-inch color information display• Close-ratio 6-speed manual transmission (ILX 6MT) • Cruise control• Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) with Sequential • Tilt and telescopic steering column SportShift paddle shifters (ILX Hybrid) • Sport seats with cloth-trimmed interior• Front-wheel drive • Driver’s seat manual height adjustment• 4-wheel independent suspension: MacPherson strut front / • Fold-down rear seatback (except ILX Hybrid) multi-link rear • Rear-seat center armrest with beverage holders• Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering (EPS) • Maintenance Minder ™ system• 6-inch aluminum-alloy wheels with P205/55 R16 89H all-season tires 1 • Ambient cabin lighting• Available 17-inch aluminum-alloy wheels with P215/45 R17 87V • Expanded view driver’s mirror high-performance all-season tires • Acura 160-watt sound system with in-dash CD, MP3, WMA player and 6 speakersSafety • Pandora® internet radio interface 5 • USB audio interface with iPod ® integration 6• Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE ™) body structure • Bluetooth streaming audio2• Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with traction control and motion • MP3/auxiliary input jack adaptive steering • Speed-Sensitive Volume Compensation (SVC)• 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) with Electronic Brake • Power moonroof with tilt feature Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist • Auto-on/off projector-beam halogen headlights• Dual-stage, multiple-threshold front airbags (SRS), front side • Heated side mirrors airbags and side curtain airbags ILX 6MT Exclusive Features • 201-hp, 2.4-liter, 16-valve, DOHC i-VTEC 4-cylinder engine • Close-ratio 6-speed manual transmission • Red instrument illumination • Contrast stitching for interior trim • Aluminum sport pedals I LX Hybrid Exclusive Features • 111-hp produced with 1.5-liter, 8-valve, SOHC i-VTEC 4-cylinder engine and Integrated Motor Assist • Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) with Sequential SportShift paddle shifters • EcoAssist™ system • Fuel Economy Indicator • ECON mode button • Trunk spoiler • Fog lights • Chrome accent for lower front trim • Tire sealant and inflator kit
P. 41 LuxuryPremium Package(Available for ILX; included with ILX 6MT)• Perforated leather-trimmed seats Drivetrain• Acura 360-watt Premium Sound System with in-dash CD, MP3, WMA player and 7 speakers, including subwoofer• XM ® Radio7• Multi-view rear camera• Active Sound Control• Driver’s 8-way power seat• Heated front seats• Auto-on/off xenon high-intensity discharge (HID) headlights• Fog lights• Automatic dimming rearview mirror Technology• 17-inch aluminum-alloy wheelsTechnology Package(Adds to or replaces standard/Premium Package features. Available for ILX or ILX Hybrid)• Acura Navigation System with Voice Recognition™ and Zagat Survey ® ratings and reviews• 8-inch LED backlit VGA display• Acura/ELS Surround ® 415-watt Premium Audio System with 10 speakers, hard disk drive (HDD) media storage, in-dash CD, DVD-Audio, MP3, Exterior WMA and DTS®-featured player and Dolby ® Pro Logic ® II• AcuraLink Real-Time Traffic and Weather ™ 4• Traffic Rerouting™ 4• GPS-linked, solar-sensing, dual-zone automatic climate control system• Song By Voice®• Note function music-reminder for XM Radio7• Phone-book exchange for Bluetooth HandsFreeLink 2• Automated Appointments™• HomeLink ®Specifications I LX I LX 6MT I LX Hybrid Interior• Estimated Fuel Mileage 1 (City/Highway/Combined) 24 | 35 | 28 22 | 31 | 25 39 | 38 | 38• Fuel Tank Capacity 13.2 U.S. gallons• Recommended Fuel 8 Premium unleaded 91 octane• Curb Weight 2910 lbs NA 2959 lbs• Curb Weight with Premium Package 2959 lbs 2978 lbs NA• Curb Weight with Technology Package 2970 lbs NA 2987 lbs Specifications• Headroom (Front/Rear ) 38.0 in | 35.9 in• Legroom (Front/Rear ) 42.3 in | 34.0 in• Shoulder Room (Front/Rear ) 55.6 in | 53.5 in• Hiproom (Front/Rear ) 50.2 in | 51.7 in• Passenger Volume 89.3 cu ft• Cargo Volume (ILX, ILX 6MT / ILX Hybrid) 12.3 cu ft | 10.0 cu ft• Wheelbase 105.1 in | Length 179.1 in | Height 55.6 in | Width 70.6 in
2 013 ACURA I L XAS MUCH AS THE ILX WASDESIGNED TO FIT YOURLIFE, ACURA GENUINEACCESSORIES LET YOUFINE -TUNE IT EVEN MORE.01FITTED ALL-WEATHER CAR COVER / 02 ILLUMINATED DOOR SILLS / 03 FOG LIGHTS,SPORT UNDERBODY KIT / 04 17- INCH DIAMOND- CUT ALLOY WHEELS / 05 TRUNK SPOILER
P. 43 Owner Benefits LuxuryOwner BenefitsWhen you purchase a vehicle with the exceptional quality of an Acura, you expect serviceand support to be of the same caliber. After all, a premium automobile is only part of Acura has always had a pen-the ownership experience. With Acura, you also get a commitment. To personalized care. chant for seeing what’s beyond DrivetrainTo attentive service. This commitment is apparent the moment you first enter an Acura the next horizon. Now it’s yourdealership and for years down the road. It comes from a belief that every aspect of turn. The available AcuraLink ®owning an Acura should be an enjoyable and rewarding experience. Satellite Communication SystemAcura Limited Warranties 9 gives you a look ahead – whetherAll Acura vehicles and any Acura genuine accessories installed by the dealer at the time it’s up the road, or even days intoof vehicle purchase have a 4-year/50,000-mile limited warranty. Acura vehicles are also the future. Services like thecovered by a 6-year/70,000-mile limited powertrain warranty. In addition, outer body available AcuraLink Real-Timerust-through is covered by a 5-year/unlimited-mile limited warranty. Traffic and Weather,™ 4 with itsAcura Financial Services 10 one- and three-day forecasts,This online service lets you weigh the benefits of leasing and financing, estimate your help you plan your next move, Technologypayments, see current offers and special financing programs and get pre-approved. even while you’re focused on the here and now.Acura Care ®Additional peace of mind can be had with the Acura Care program – comprehensive AcuraLink is also your connectionvehicle and travel protection beyond the initial warranty period. See your Acura dealer with Acura, delivering a wealth offor all the features and benefits available with this program. information like Quick Tips and updated Feature Guides to helpTotal Luxury Care ® ( TLC ® ) 11 you get the most out of your newAcura’s commitment to your satisfaction doesn’t end with the delivery of a world-class ™vehicle. As an Acura owner, you’ll enjoy an array of services, like the Acura Concierge, vehicle’s many sophisticatedfor 24-hour weather information, insurance claims assistance or to help you plan a trip; systems. When the system isTrip-Interruption benefits like alternative transportation, lodging and meals, and a paired with a Bluetooth®-24-hour Roadside Assistance program. Exterior compatible phone,2 you can also get information on requiredAcuraLink Owners Mobile App services as they approach, and Use your iPhone to connect with an Acura agent at the push of a button. Access a full range of Acura Roadside Assistance services, including compre- can schedule maintenance right hensive towing, lockout assistance, battery jump-start, tire change and fuel from your car with the Automat- delivery with your phone’ s GPS technology providing your exact location. ed Appointments™ feature. You can use the app to view scheduled time of arrival and contact information for the dispatched service provider. The app also offers a priority emergency button for urgent situations. Visit the Apple iTunes Store to download this free app.1-800-to -Ac uraOperators are available 24 hours a day to help answer your Acura questions. InteriorMy Ac uraThe online help doesn’t end when you take possession of your vehicle. Your complimentaryMyAcura personalized website gives the most current information about your vehicle, pro-vides tips on how to care for your Acura, lets you keep a personalized maintenance record,sends you service reminders and lets you schedule service appointments online. Years ago, our engineers took on the challenge to meet the stringentacura.com emissions standards of the U.S. SpecificationsLearn more about Acura vehicles, including the latest specifications, see photo galleries Clean Air Act and used the phraseand technology videos, and find out how our vehicles compare to the competition. You “blue skies for our children” as acan also build and price your Acura, see current offers and even get a quote from an passionate rallying cry to devote themselves to this effort. BlueInternet-certified Acura dealer. Skies for Our Children represents our environmental vision of aAccessories society where future generationsWhen it comes to personalizing, choose Acura genuine accessories that are crafted to can experience the joy and freedomthe same strict levels of quality as the rest of your ILX. See your Acura dealer for a of mobility while living within acomplete list of accessories or go to acura.com. sustainable society .