2018 Acura ILX vs. Acura TLX | Continental Acura of Naperville
2018 Acura ILX

2018 Acura ILX

2018 Acura TLX

2018 Acura TLX

Choosing between the 2018 Acura ILX and 2018 Acura TLX means deciding between:

  • Up to 201 hp and 181 lb-ft of torque with the ILX or 290 hp and 267 lb-ft of torque with the TLX.
  • Up to 25 mpg city and 35 mpg highway with the ILX* or 23 mpg city and 33 mpg highway with the TLX.*
  • Having Adaptive Cruise Control, Road Departure Mitigation, Collision Mitigation Braking System, and Lane Keeping Assist System fitted as standard or offered as a package.

As such, you’re probably after a helping hand from the experts. Allow us to be of service.

Power and Efficiency

2018 Acura ILX Feature 2018 Acura TLX
2.4L direct injection 4-cylinder with 201 hp and 181 lb-ft of torque Base Engine 2.4L inline-4 with 206 hp and 182 lb-ft of torque
N/A Available Engine 3.5L V6 with 290 hp and 267 lb-ft of torque
25 mpg* City Efficiency 23 mpg*
35 mpg* Highway Efficiency 33 mpg*
Both of these models are clearly focused on thrilling performance, but the Acura TLX is a true-blue sport sedan. It even offers:

  • Precision All-Wheel Steer (P-AWS) Front-Wheel Drive


  • Super Handling All-Wheel Drive (SH-AWD)
2018 Acura TLX exterior view



2018 Acura ILX Feature 2018 Acura TLX
Available Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Low-Speed Follow Standard
Available Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS) Standard
Available Road Departure Mitigation System Standard
Available Collision Mitigation Braking System (CMBS) Standard
Both the 2018 Acura ILX and the 2018 Acura TLX deliver premium features as standard, including:

  • Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • Keyless Access System with Smart Entry
  • Multi-View Rear Camera
  • Ambient Cabin Lighting
  • Speed-Sensitive Volume Compensation (SVC)
2018 Acura ILX driving top view


Which One is Right for Me?

If you’re still scratching your head over 2018 Acura ILX vs. 2018 Acura TLX, just take the following points into account:

  • 2018 Acura ILX: Appeals to drivers after a strong fusion of premium performance, practical efficiency, and generous standard features.
  • 2018 Acura TLX: Built around next-generation performance and offering top-tier safety as standard, though slightly less efficient for day-to-day driving.

2018 Acura ILX Accolades

  • 5-Star Overall Safety Rating from the NHTSA**

2018 Acura TLX Accolades

  • 5-Star Overall Safety Rating from the NHTSA**
2018 Acura TLX

Contact Continental Acura for Further Advice or Assistance

There’s a reason why drivers from all around Plainfield and Aurora continue to contact Continental Acura of Naperville for advice — we’re always happy to talk through your needs and help you decide. And if you’re already set on your next premium sedan, you can use our online finance application to get started right away.

Why Buy at Continental Acura of Naperville?

There are lots of reasons to shop at our dealership, including:

  • Continental Motors Group Named “Best Auto Dealer” 8 Years in a Row by Naperville Magazine’s “Best of” Awards***
  • Take a Test Drive on Your Terms — Either try a vehicle on the Naperville Test Track, or have us bring the vehicle to you!



* Based on 2018 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 models only) and other factors.

** Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA’s) New Car Assessment Program. For additional information on the 5-Star Safety Ratings program, please visit www.safercar.gov.

*** Best of Naperville

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2275 Aurora Ave Naperville, IL


Phone: 630-949-3123

2275 Aurora Ave Naperville, IL


Phone: 630-866-8399

2275 Aurora Ave Naperville, IL
41.7648824 -88.191809
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