With a sharp design, high-tech interior, and lots of power under the hood, the Acura ILX has a lot to offer. It's a great choice for drivers in Westchase, Tampa, and Pebble Creek, FL, who want to stand out for all the right reasons. Is it the right car for you, though? The team at Maus Acura of North Tampa put together this 2021 Acura ILX review to help you decide.

2021 Acura ILX Quick Facts

The 2021 Acura ILX offers an exciting and efficient drive. It runs on a performance-inspired turbocharged engine that will make your commute feel like a joyride. You'll also make fewer stops for gas thanks to its convenient fuel economy.

On top of its versatility, the Acura ILX features seating for five passengers and lots of storage space. This sport sedan has enough room for all your bags, golf clubs, fishing equipment, and beach gear.


Acura ILX Specs


Turbocharged 2.4L 4-cylinder


201 HP


180 lb-ft

Fuel Economy

EPA-estimated 24 city/34 hwy MPG1

Cargo Room

12.4 cubic feet

2021 Acura ILX Interior

With modern luxury, premium amenities, and 89.3 cubic feet of passenger space, the 2021 Acura ILX offers a stylish and comfortable cabin. It gives you space to stretch your legs and lots of ways to relax. Some of the standard features include:

  • Standard sport seats
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Driver's 8-way power seat with power lumbar support
  • Headroom (front/rear): 38 inches/35.9 inches
  • Legroom (front/rear): 42.3 inches/34 inches

Leatherette seats come standard, but perforated Milano Leather and Ultrasuede® upholstery are also available. You can also set the perfect mood for your drive with ambient cabin lighting and dual-zone climate control with humidity control and air filtration.

You'll also have tons of technology at your fingertips. The ILX includes a pair of screens in the dashboard. The top screen features 3D maps and the Acura Navigation System. Just below that, you can sync your smartphone to the system with Bluetooth®, Apple CarPlay®, and Android Auto™. Plus, with voice recognition, you can control the whole system without taking your eyes off the road.

2021 Acura ILX Safety Features

The 2021 Acura ILX also offers some peace of mind. First, it helps keep you in control on wet roads with standard Vehicle Stability Assist® with Traction Control. Inside, you'll feel safe and securely strapped in thanks to an Automatic Tensioning System that comes with the front seat belts and Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) in the back.

The ILX also includes lots of intelligent safety features. For example, AcuraWatch™ comes standard on every trim level. It helps prevent accidents with driver assistive features, such as:

  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™
  • Road Departure Mitigation System
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Lane Keeping Assist System

You'll also have more awareness of what's happening around your car. The ILX offers both a Blind Spot Information System and a Rear Cross Traffic Monitor. It even lets you see what's behind your car with a multi-view rear camera.

If the unexpected happens, you'll be protected by an energy-absorbing Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) body structure and six airbags.

Test Drive the Acura ILX

Visit Maus Acura of North Tampa to learn more about our 2021 Acura ILX review and take a test drive. It's a safe and stylish vehicle that offers a comfortable and exciting drive around Westchase, Tampa, and Pebble Creek, FL.


1 Based on 2021 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.

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