The 2018 Acura ILX comes equipped with a 2.4-liter I4 that makes 201 hp @ 6800 rpm horsepower and 180 lb.-ft. @ 3800 rpm of torque. The car takes 6.6 seconds to reach 60 MPH from a standstill while it is able to run a quarter-mile in 14.2 seconds. All the trims are powered by the same engine, hence, there is no change in the performance figures as you go up the trims.

2018 Acura ILX 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (70 - 0 MPH)
4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)6.6 sec14.2 sec184 ft.
AcuraWatch Plus Package 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)6.6 sec14.2 sec184 ft.
Premium and A-SPEC Packages 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)6.6 sec14.2 sec184 ft.
Premium Package 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)6.6 sec14.2 sec184 ft.
Special Edition 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)6.6 sec14.2 sec184 ft.
Technology Plus and A-SPEC Packages 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)6.6 sec14.2 sec184 ft.
Technology Plus Package 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)6.6 sec14.2 sec184 ft.
Considering the acceleration figures, the 2018 Acura ILX isn't the best performer amongst the competitors and takes its time to reach 60MPH from naught. Even in the quarter-mile run, the car is an average performer and won't pin any excitement meter around. The fastest car of the lot is 2018 BMW ALPINA B7 which is just a tad bit quicker than the 2018 Acura ILX and does the 0-60 MPH run in 3.4 seconds. It also reaches the quarter-mile mark faster than the 2018 Acura ILX.

2018 Acura ILX vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (70 - 0 MPH)Braking (60 - 0 MPH)
2018 Acura ILX6.6 sec14.2 sec184 ft.-
2018 Cadillac ATS3.8 sec14.2 sec-129 ft.
2018 Volvo S604.7 - 6.1 sec14.7 sec-110 ft.
2018 Acura TLX5.7 - 6 sec14.2 - 14.5 sec-118 ft.
2018 Audi A45.1 - 7 sec13.8 - 15.4 sec152 ft.-
2018 BMW 3 Series6.3 sec14.8 sec-123 ft.
2018 Subaru WRX5.2 - 5.5 sec13.7 - 14.2 sec158 ft.-
2018 Lexus IS 3004.5 sec13.7 sec-112 ft.
2018 Toyota Camry5.8 - 7.9 sec14.3 - 16.2 sec-122 - 123 ft.
2018 Chevrolet Malibu6.3 sec14.3 sec191 ft.-
2018 Mazda 66.4 - 7.2 sec14.9 - 15 sec-127 ft.
2018 Audi A36.1 sec14.8 sec-88 ft.
2018 Honda Accord5.5 - 7.6 sec14.1 - 15.9 sec-135 ft.
2018 Hyundai Sonata6.8 - 7.9 sec15.3 - 16.1 sec-120 ft.
2018 Nissan Maxima6.1 sec14.6 sec-125 ft.
2018 Infiniti Q504.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.-
2018 BMW ALPINA B73.4 sec12.7 sec-109 ft.
2018 Tesla Model S electric3.9 sec12.4 - 13.5 sec-113 ft.
2018 Honda Civic5.8 sec14.5 sec-117 ft.
2018 Kia Optima6.8 sec15.2 sec185 ft.-

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2017 Acura ILX 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (70 - 0 MPH)
4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)6.6 sec14.2 sec184 ft.
AcuraWatch Plus Package 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)6.6 sec14.2 sec184 ft.
Premium and A-SPEC Packages 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)6.6 sec14.2 sec184 ft.
Premium Package 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)6.6 sec14.2 sec184 ft.
Technology Plus and A-SPEC Packages 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)6.6 sec14.2 sec184 ft.
Technology Plus Package 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)6.6 sec14.2 sec184 ft.

2017 Acura ILX vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (70 - 0 MPH)Braking (60 - 0 MPH)
2017 Lexus IS 200t4.5 sec13.7 sec-112 ft.
2017 Chrysler 2006.8 sec15.1 sec161 ft.-
2017 Honda Accord5.7 sec14.2 - 14.7 sec-135 ft.
2017 Infiniti Q504.5 sec13.8 sec169 ft.-
2017 Jaguar XE4.5 - 6.6 sec12.9 - 15 sec-123 ft.
2017 Honda Civic5.8 sec14.5 sec-117 ft.
2017 Cadillac ATS3.8 - 5.7 sec14.2 sec-129 ft.
2017 Acura ILX6.6 sec14.2 sec184 ft.-
2017 Acura TLX6 sec14.5 sec-118 ft.
2017 BMW 3 Series5.4 - 6.3 sec14 - 14.8 sec-123 ft.

2016 Acura ILX 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (60 - 0 MPH)
Technology Plus and A-SPEC Packages 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)6.6 sec15.2 sec129 ft.
Technology Plus Package 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)7 sec15.4 sec129 ft.
Premium and A-SPEC Packages 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)7 sec15.4 sec129 ft.
Premium Package 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)7 sec15.4 sec129 ft.
AcuraWatch Plus Package 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)7 sec15.4 sec129 ft.
4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 8AM)7 sec15.4 sec129 ft.

2016 Acura ILX vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (60 - 0 MPH)
2016 Toyota Camry7.1 - 8 sec16 - 16.2 sec122 ft.
2016 Acura ILX6.6 - 7 sec15.2 - 15.4 sec129 ft.
2016 Mazda 37.2 - 8.8 sec15.7 - 16.4 sec120 - 121 ft.
2016 Ford Fusion9.5 sec17.1 sec123 ft.
2016 Hyundai Sonata7.2 - 10.2 sec15.5 - 17.4 sec119 - 125 ft.
2016 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class7.6 sec15.9 sec120 ft.
2016 Kia Optima6.8 - 9.1 sec15.2 - 16.6 sec121 - 129 ft.
2016 Honda Accord5.8 - 7.6 sec14.4 - 16 sec128 ft.
2016 Subaru WRX5.2 - 5.8 sec13.7 sec108 ft.
2016 Honda Civic6.8 - 8.6 sec15.3 - 16.3 sec115 - 118 ft.

2015 Acura ILX 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (70 - 0 MPH)
Technology Package 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 5A)8.3 sec16.6 sec184 ft.
Premium Package 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 6M)6.8 sec15.6 sec184 ft.
Premium Package 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 5A)9.1 sec16.4 sec184 ft.
4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 5A)9.1 sec16.4 sec184 ft.

2015 Acura ILX vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (70 - 0 MPH)Braking (60 - 0 MPH)
2015 Honda Accord6.6 - 7.8 sec15.2 - 15.9 sec-128 ft.
2015 Subaru WRX5 - 5.8 sec13.7 - 14.3 sec-108 ft.
2015 Honda Civic8.3 - 9.4 sec16.8 - 17.2 sec-115 - 118 ft.
2015 Toyota Camry5.8 - 7.9 sec14.3 - 16.2 sec-122 ft.
2015 Acura ILX6.8 - 9.1 sec15.6 - 16.6 sec184 ft.-
2015 Mazda 37.2 - 8.8 sec16.2 - 16.4 sec-120 - 126 ft.
2015 Ford Fusion7.1 - 9.1 sec14.5 sec-123 ft.
2015 Hyundai Sonata6.7 - 8.4 sec15.3 - 16.8 sec-119 - 125 ft.
2015 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class6.3 - 7.6 sec14.9 - 15.9 sec-120 ft.
2015 Kia Optima6.5 - 8.3 sec15 - 16.5 sec-121 - 129 ft.

2014 Acura ILX 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (70 - 0 MPH)
Technology Package 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 5A)9.1 sec16.4 sec184 ft.
Premium Package 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 6M)6.7 sec15.2 sec184 ft.
Premium Package 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 5A)9.1 sec16.4 sec184 ft.
4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 5A)9.1 sec16.4 sec184 ft.

2014 Acura ILX vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (70 - 0 MPH)Braking (60 - 0 MPH)
2014 Buick Verano7.7 sec16 sec-122 ft.
2014 Acura ILX6.7 - 9.1 sec15.2 - 16.4 sec184 ft.-
2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class6.1 - 6.3 sec14.8 - 14.9 sec-121 ft.
2014 Lexus IS 3505.3 sec13.9 sec-114 ft.
2014 Honda Accord6.6 - 7.8 sec15.2 - 15.9 sec-128 ft.
2014 Audi A44.9 sec14.9 sec-108 ft.
2014 Honda Civic8.3 - 9.3 sec16.5 - 17.2 sec-130 ft.

2013 Acura ILX 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (70 - 0 MPH)
Technology Package 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 5A)9.3 sec17.2 sec184 ft.
Premium Package 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 5A)9.1 sec15.6 sec184 ft.
Premium Package 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 6M)6.4 sec15 sec184 ft.
4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 5A)9 sec15.6 sec184 ft.

2013 Acura ILX vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (70 - 0 MPH)Braking (60 - 0 MPH)
2013 Lexus IS 3505.3 sec13.9 sec-114 ft.
2013 Honda Accord5.6 - 7.7 sec14.1 - 16.1 sec-128 ft.
2013 Audi A46.2 sec14.9 sec-108 ft.
2013 Honda Civic8.6 - 9.3 sec16.7 - 17 sec-130 ft.
2013 Buick Verano7.7 sec16 sec-124 ft.
2013 Acura ILX6.4 - 9.3 sec15 - 17.2 sec184 ft.-

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