2018 Acura ILX Angled

Acura ILX

2018 Lexus IS 300

Audi A3

2018 Acura ILX vs. 2018 Lexus IS 300

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Both the 2018 Acura ILX and 2018 Lexus IS 300 are sophisticated entry-level luxury sedans that come with a long list of premium features. Either of these cars could be a good choice for Niles drivers, but after you take a closer look you’ll find that the ILX comes with a more affordable price tag, and provides better fuel economy and more cargo space than the Lexus.

Starting Price, Fuel Economy, and Cargo Capacity

2018 Acura ILX Standard

2018 Lexus IS 300
$28,100 MSRP*

Starting MSRP

$38,210 MSRP
25 mpg city/33 mpg hwy**

EPA Fuel Economy Rating

22 mpg city/32 mpg hwy
12.3 cubic feet

Maximum Cargo Capacity

10.8 cubic feet

Standard Features

With both of these luxury sedans you get a power moonroof, push start ignition, paddle shifters, LED headlights, and a telematics systems that includes:

  • Emergency SOS
  • Roadside assistance notification
  • Stolen vehicle tracking

Comfort and convenience features such as noise cancellation and remote trunk release come standard on the ILX base model, but are not available on the base level IS 300. The Acura ILX also comes with heated front seats, a feature that you’ll appreciate on chilly winter days in Oak Park. Heated seats are an available option in the Lexus, but you’ll have to pay extra for them.

2018 Acura ILX driving on road

Find the Acura ILX for Sale Near Riverside

Please take a look at our new Acura ILX inventory and pick out the color and configuration that best suits you today. See how the ILX matches up against the Audi A3, then visit McGrath Acura of Downtown Chicago to take this distinctive luxury 4-door out for a spin. Our friendly sales professionals will be happy to fill you in on all of the tech features and performance specs of the new ILX. Please contact us if you have any questions.


*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge is $995 for sedans and $995 for SUVs. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.

**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 only) and other factors.

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McGrath Acura of Downtown Chicago
1301 N Elston Ave.
Chicago, IL, 60642 United States
McGrath Acura of Downtown Chicago 41.9050055, -87.6589445.