2017 Acura ILX vs 2017 Acura TLX

The 2017 Acura lineup features three high-quality sedans, each of which has its own unique set of features and capabilities. Some luxury car shoppers may have a difficult time determining which one is best suited for them and their lifestyle.

In an effort to inform prospective buyers and help them make a knowledgeable decision, our team at Baierl Acura has put together the following comparison detailing key differences and similarities between the 2017 Acura ILX and TLX. After learning more, drivers near Pittsburgh, PA can experience each model firsthand at Baierl Acura.

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2017 Acura ILX Base VS 2017 Acura TLX Base
$27,900* Starting MSRP $32,000*
2.4L I-4, 201 horsepower, 180 lb-ft torque Base Engine 2.4L I-4, 206 horsepower, 182 lb-ft torque
89 cubic feet Passenger Volume 93 cubic feet
Acura Audio System with 6 speakers Audio System 7-speaker Acura Premium Audio System

Both the Acura ILX and TLX come standard with a 2.4-liter I-4 engine that is paired with Acura’s 8-speed automatic transmission. Although the two Acura sedans have similar style elements on the outside and provide comfortable seating for five passengers, the ILX is slightly smaller in size. When it comes to interior features, the 2017 ILX and TLX come standard with heated front seats, Bluetooth® capability, a leather steering wheel, sunroof, and multi-view rear camera. However, the Acura TLX has the more high-tech 7-speaker Acura Premium Audio System. In the end, the Acura ILX proves to be the more affordable option, while the TLX is larger and offers some more advanced elements.

Get behind the wheel of the Acura ILX and Acura TLX near Pittsburgh, PA!

Whether you think the Acura ILX or Acura TLX is best for your lifestyle and budget, we can help you out at Baierl Acura. We offer a wide selection of new Acura models for drivers in Pittsburgh, PA and the surrounding area, including the ILX and TLX sedans. Feel free to check out our available inventory at Baierl Acura and schedule a time to get behind the wheel at your convenience.


*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge is $950 for sedans and $975 for SUVs. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.

2017 Acura ILX  view from above
silver 2017 Acura TLX front end
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2017 Acura TLX dashboard

2017 Acura ILX Pittsburgh PA
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