The All-new 2018 Acura ILX is Unmatched in Technology and Performance

2018-07-17T13:33:12+00:00July 17th, 2018|Acura, New Vehicles, Technology|

The 2018 Acura ILX provides excellent performance and technology features in its latest edition

The 2018 Acura ILX is beautiful new vehicle offered by Acura Santa Barbara that boasts impressive performance and technology capabilities.  Acura Santa Barbara offers this new model which will shake up the market of premium mid-size sedans in 2018.  The 2018 Acura ILX delivers the promise of innovation and superiority that the Acura brand encompasses.

The 2018 Acura ILX Exemplifies Innovates with Superior Technology

Acura has always demonstrated its prowess for utilizing the latest and greatest in technology features and the 2018 Acura ILX is no exception.  Two features that ensure you’re never to stray too far while driving are the Lane Keeping Assist and Lane Departure Warning System. Each provide feedback to you if you happen to drift outside of your lane while you are on the road. Acura has always made it a priority to ensure that you are able to add the greatest amount of personal touch to your driving experience by offering entertainment features such as Sirius XM Satellite Radio, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto that you can enjoy through the Acura ELS Studio Premium Audio System. A truly exceptional feature that adds to the entertainment value as well as the safety and security of the vehicle is the Song by Voice feature which will allow you to choose your music on the go, a feature which also extends to the Integrated Navigation System so that you won’t have to fiddle with a gears, knobs or touchscreens while you drive.

2018 Acura ILX offers top-of-the-line Performance and Dexterity

The 2018 Acura ILX dominates in performance by pushing its premium 2.4L DOHC I4 engine to the max.  2018 Acura ILX have an impressive performance capability by offering 201 horsepower and 180 ft-lb torque. In addition, dual overhead camshaft allows for greater performance because it incorporates 4 valves per cylinder.  This increase in the number of valves makes it so that fuel can flow through the cylinder more easily. Performance is further increased through this structural setup because of the placement of the sparkplugs in the engine will allow for more efficient burning of fuel. The 2018 Acura ILX boasts impressive fuel efficiency, averaging 35 mpg highway as well as 25 mpg average in the city.  Acura has always been a powerhouse in providing the best-in-class performance features, and they continue to impress by releasing the new 2018 Acura ILX. The 2018 Acura ILX and its impressive features will be available for you to sample when you stop by Acura Santa Barbara or call to schedule a test drive.

About Acura Santa Barbara

Acura Santa Barbara, serving the Santa Barbara area, is the premier retailer of new and used Acura vehicles. With a dedicated sales staff and top-trained technicians, at Acura Santa Barbara we aim to make each customer’s auto shopping experience fun, easy, and financially advantageous. Check out the TLX, MDX, the popular RDX, or any of the other reliable, affordable models in the Acura line up. Acura Santa Barbara is located at 401 South Hope Ave in Santa Barbara, right off the 101 and Hope Ave exit.

Acura Santa Barbara

401 S Hope Ave Ste D
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
United States (US)
Phone: 805-563-4266
Email: sales@sbautogroup.net
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The 2018 Acura ILX Offers Modern Amenities, Comfort and Style in its Sleek Design

2018-06-26T15:01:36+00:00June 26th, 2018|Acura, luxury, New Vehicles|

Acura offers style and elegance in interior and exterior the 2018 Acura ILX

The latest style in the 2018 Acura offers modern amenities. The newest of them is the Special Edition Trim that offers asstandard features an 18-inch alloy wheels, side sills, and a rear spoiler.  For standard options in the base model of this compact sedan, you’ll find a rearview camera, dual-zone climate control, keyless entry/start, heated front seats, and LED headlights. The elegant interior in the 2018 Acura ILX offers Leatherette upholstery, which is synthetic leather, made of vinyl and easier to keep clean than leather as it absorbs dirt and spills. The standard ILX also encompasses a multi-information display, 5.0-inch screen, and Bluetooth connectivity. You can upgrade to 8.0- inch screen, add moon roof, fog lights, and an ELS premium audio system. Taking a drive along the 101 becomes pure pleasure in one of any variety of models available in the ILX as style and comfort exude from the 2018 Acura ILX. Stop in at Acura Santa Barbara and ask any one of our Acura brand-trained service representatives about the variety of 2018 Acura ILX models available.

A trio of sport, elegance and affordability abound in the 2018 Acura ILX

Sporty and compact for a sedan model, the 2018 Acura ILX boasts a 2.4-liter that delivers 201hp with 180 lb-ft of torque. Creating elegant excitement, the ILX comes paired to an eight-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. Whether you’re traveling along the southern California coastline or driving to work in the city, you can be rest assured Acura considers all aspects of the ride. The 2018 Acura ILX offers 25mpg in the city and 35mgp in the highway, which combines driving pleasure and cost efficiency. Bold, sporty and elegant, describes the winning combination in the 2018 Acura ILX. Acura Santa Barbara corners the market on combining elegance and affordability for the ultimate ride no matter the travel. We work hard to make sure our customers are completely satisfied. When you step foot in the doors at Acura you’ll find the relationship begins with the footstep and continues long after you drive off in that 2018 Acura ILX or any Acura model of your choosing. We’re here to serve you before, during and after the lease or purchase is complete. Take a moment to browse our website and see all that Acura Santa Barbara has to offer in the 2018 Acura ILX and other models available today.

About Acura Santa Barbara

Acura Santa Barbara is located off the 101 and Hope Ave.  Acura Santa Barbara serves residents and drivers throughout Southern California as the premier dealer for Acura. Every Acura Santa Barbara representative is committed to providing the highest quality service. To learn more about your favorite luxury vehicle or to schedule a test drive, feel free to call, email, or visit Acura Santa Barbara.

Acura Santa Barbara

401 S Hope Ave Ste D
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
United States (US)
Phone: 805-563-4266
Email: sales@sbautogroup.net
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Acura 2017 ILX Delivers Style, Comfort and Technology in the Affordable New 2017 ILX Models

2017-09-27T18:50:57+00:00September 27th, 2017|Acura, New Vehicles|

Acura offers versatility and style with five packages to choose from with the 2017 Acura ILX compact sport sedan

The exceptional 2017 Acura creates versatility with the five ILX packages offered: The 2017 Acura ILX A-SPEC Package, Technology-Plus Package, Premium Package, AcuraWatch Plus Package, and Standard ILX Package. Each package is equipped with unique options that redefines compact sport sedan with style and technology while at the same time remains affordable. Stop in at Acura Santa Barbara and ask any one of our Acura brand-trained service representatives about the variety of 2017 Acura ILX models available.

Consistent in quality, diverse in features, the Acura 2017 ILX models offer the finest in its model varieties

The ILX A-SPEC Package designed for performance and style, features a bold, sporty appearance with side sills, signature A-SPEC rear spoiler, and 18-inch alloy wheels that create a smooth, quiet ride. The intelligent Technology-Plus Package combines travel and technology along with premium sound. It includes the Acura Navigation System with Acura Link Real Time Traffic, ELS Studio Premium Audio with ten speakers for the ultimate in sound, Color Multi-Information Display, Voice Recognition System, and GPS Linked Climate Control. The Premium Package offers enhanced comfort and luxury. The sport seats are dressed in perforated Milano premium leather trim. Also, included are the two-driver position memory and four-way power adjustment for the front passenger seat, Rear Cross Traffic Monitor, and Blind Spot Information System. The AcuraWatch-Plus Package designed for awareness and incident avoidance, combines safety with technology. The Collision Mitigation Braking System determines distance and closing speed of upcoming objects with a radar transmitter located in the grille and a camera above the rearview mirror. They work together to provide a visual alert as well as braking assistance if driver reaction is not quick enough. Also, included in this package are the Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Keeping Assist and Road Departure Mitigation System. This technology delivers superior driver safety and comfort. The Standard Package offers outstanding features with its all-aluminum construction, and delivery of 201 horsepower with 181 lb-ft of torque. An advanced direct injection system sends fuel into each cylinder through a multi-hole injector and creates a precise, effective mixture of air and fuel. This advanced system enhances performance and reduces fuel consumption. The various Acura ILX models make it easy to see why Acura Santa Barbara is proud to be an Acura factory authorized dealer.

About Acura Santa Barbara

Acura Santa Barbara, serving the Santa Barbara area, is the premier retailer of new and used Acura vehicles. With a dedicated sales staff and top-trained technicians, at Acura Santa Barbara we aim to make each customer’s auto shopping experience fun, easy, and financially advantageous. Check out the 2016 TLX, MDX, the popular RDX, or any of the other reliable, affordable models in the Acura line up. Acura Santa Barbara is located at 401 South Hope Ave in Santa Barbara, right off the 101 and Hope Ave exit.

Acura Santa Barbara

401 S Hope Ave Ste D
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
United States (US)
Phone: 805-563-4266
Email: sales@sbautogroup.net
URL:

Acura Santa Barbara Introduces the Luxurious 2017 Acura ILX

2016-11-07T19:15:25+00:00November 11th, 2016|Acura, New Vehicles|

Get the newest Acura ILX models at Acura Santa Barbara to drive in luxury and style for an affordable price.

The new 2017 Acura ILX has been impressing customers by creating an interactive atmosphere that strengthens the synergistic bond between car and driver. Acura went above and beyond for this model, considering all angles to ensure the most comfortable and efficient ride to date. Though the Acura ILX standard model is more than enough to satisfy any driver, this model can also be customized to your liking through one of the several add-on packages. For example, at Santa Barbara Auto Group we offer the Acura ILX with the Technology Plus package, the A-SPEC package, the Premium package, and the AcuraWatch Plus package.

What Do These Packages Offer?

Each Add-on package for the Acura ILX appeals to a certain type of driver. Here is a breakdown of the packages highlighting some of the best features each one has to offer.

Technology Plus:

  • Intuitive Acura navigation system with exclusive street and freeway conditions, and traffic rerouting
  • ELS Studio Premium Audio System with 10 speakers for surround-sound effect
  • Color multi-information display with safety rearview camera and voice recognition system
  • GPS-linked, solar sensing, and dual-zone automatic climate control system

A-SPEC:

  • 18-inch alloy noise-reducing wheels
  • Exterior: Fog lights, A-SPEC rear spoiler, and side sills
  • Interior: Perforated Lux suede seating surfaces, red instrument panel illumination, and aluminum pedals

Premium:

  • Interior: Sports seats with perforated Milano premium leather trimmed interior, 2-driver position memory, 4-way power adjustment for front passenger seat, and auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Acura premium audio system with 7 speakers including subwoofer, Sirius XM Satellite Radio, Aha compatibility
  • On-Demand multi-use display
  • Rear cross traffic monitor and blind spot information system

AcuraWatch Plus:

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

For more information regarding these packages, visit Acura Santa Barbara.

Standard Acura ILX Features

One of the many benefits of driving the 2017 Acura ILX is the impressive fuel-efficiency rating it received. At 35 miles per gallon on the highway and 25 miles per gallon in the city, the ILX was given a combined rating of 29 miles per gallon. The ILX is also introducing a new 8-speed dual clutch transmission to the industry. This new transmission will provide quicker shifting and smoother responses for the driver. It will be particularly useful when driving through mountainous or curving roads. On top of all of this, the ILX is armored with Acura’s Advanced Compatibility Engineering body construction to ensure the safety of the driver, helping to reduce and disperse forces in front crashes with virtually any sized vehicle. The Acura ILX and other luxurious Acura Models can be found at Acura Santa Barbara.

About Acura Santa Barbara

Acura Santa Barbara, serving the Santa Barbara area, is the premier retailer of new and used Acura vehicles. With a dedicated sales staff and top-trained technicians, at Acura Santa Barbara we aim to make each customer’s auto shopping experience fun, easy, and financially advantageous. Check out the 2016 TLX, MDX, the popular RDX, or any of the other reliable, affordable models in the Acura line up. Acura Santa Barbara is located at 401 South Hope Ave in Santa Barbara, right off the 101 and Hope Ave exit.

Acura Santa Barbara

401 S Hope Ave Ste D
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
United States (US)
Phone: 805-563-4266
Email: sales@sbautogroup.net

Acura ILX is Updated for 2017 and Available Now in Santa Barbara

2016-05-20T10:26:46+00:00May 20th, 2016|Acura, New Vehicles|

The 2017 Acura ILX has been released and features an array of updated design and performance elements that make it an ideal entry luxury model for young adults.

The Acura ILX is now available at Acura Santa Barbara. The Acura ILX is one of the best-selling models in the entry luxury segment and is especially popular among Millennials. The sedan is offers drivers luxury details, performance, and safety at an affordable price of just $27,990 starting MSRP, making it a preferred entry model for luxury customers under age thirty-five.

“Our customers love the quality, power, and control of the Acura ILX, and we are confident they will be pleased with the latest updates for 2017,” shares Acura Santa Barbara General Sales Manager, Scott Westbrook.

New features and upgrades for the 2017 ILX include a refreshed exterior styling available in three new colors and featuring Jewel Eye® LED headlights. A 2.4 liter direct-injection DOHC i-VTEC engine provides 201 horsepower and is paired with an 8-speed dual clutch transmission to offer reliable speed, control, and overall power. Additionally, Acura has increased the amount of available AcuraWatch™ safety and driver assistance technologies to provide increased safety and performance.

The Acura ILX has continued to have strong sales into 2016, and shows a 12-month year over year increase of over 40 percent. Furthermore, the ILX was recently names 2015 Best Retained Value® Luxury Brand by Edmunds.com. Available now, drivers can view the Acura ILX at Acura Santa Barbara or access the full inventory of models online.

About Acura Santa Barbara

Acura Santa Barbara, serving the Santa Barbara area, is the premier retailer of new and used Acura vehicles. With a dedicated sales staff and top-trained technicians, at Acura Santa Barbara we aim to make each customer’s auto shopping experience fun, easy, and financially advantageous. Check out the 2016 TLX, MDX, the popular RDX, or any of the other reliable, affordable models in the Acura line up. Acura Santa Barbara is located at 401 South Hope Ave in Santa Barbara, right off the 101 and Hope Ave exit.

Acura Santa Barbara

401 S Hope Ave Ste D
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
United States (US)
Phone: 805-563-4266
Email: sales@sbautogroup.net

Acura ILX Blends Performance, Luxury Design, and Progressive Technology for an Incredible Driving Experience

2016-01-29T02:22:55+00:00April 2nd, 2013|Acura|

Acura Santa Barbara takes an in-depth look at the Acura ILX to share all the unique features and benefits of this progressive luxury sedan. 02-960-en_US

Acura welcomes a whole new generation of drivers with the Acura ILX.  This inclusive luxury model invites drivers to experience all that Acura has to offer in luxury performance, technology, and comfort.

The Acura ILX delivers powerful driving control and handling.  Thanks to the all-aluminum frame, the lightweight model is built to balance power and control for better handling and agility on the road.  The ILX glides through curves with an effortless sense of grace.  The model comes in three powertrain options including:

–          2.0 liter 4-cylinder engine with i-VTEC variable valve technology.  Capable of 150 horsepower, this engine packs the power in but still maintains an impressive fuel efficiency rating of 35mpg average on the highway. 

–          ILX 6MT engine that delivers an impressive 201 horsepower for increased power on the road. 

–          1.5 liter Hybrid gas/electric engine that averages 39mpg city / 38 mpg highway for those looking to cut gasoline costs and emissions to the highest level.

In addition to a powerful line-up of engines, the ILX also features an aggressive, wide-rear design and optional xenon high-intensity headlamps for added visibility.

The interior features of the care are as luxurious as the exterior design.  The ILX features available leather seating, heated front seats, and power driver seat controls.  Each model comes standard with ambient lighting, a 5” color information display, and a leather wrapped steering wheel, shift knob, and hand brake.  Dual climate control is also available with optional GPS linked solar sensing climate controls to track the sun’s position and adjust the interior climate accordingly.

Technology features are prevalent throughout the vehicle.  Each model is equipped with hands-free Bluetooth technology and drivers can select the optional SMS text messaging function which reads texts aloud and permits drivers to vocally select a pre-programmed response.  Pandora internet radio, XM Satellite radio, and USB connectivity are also available on select models.

Moreover, the optional voice-control navigation system on the Acura ILX helps drivers find their destination more easily and even features access to Zagat Survey® restaurant reviews for selected areas.  Available push-button start and intuitive controls make the entire experience a pleasure.

In all, the Acura ILX expertly integrates exciting power, luxury performance and styling, and progressive safety and technology seamlessly into one unique sedan. Interested California drivers are encouraged to learn more about the Acura ILX at Acura Santa Barbara.  Call, email, or stop by to see and drive one for yourself.

About Acura Santa Barbara

Acura Santa Barbara, serving the Santa Barbara area, is the premier retailer of new and used Acura vehicles. The dedicated sales staff and top-trained technicians at Acura Santa Barbara are available to make each customer’s auto shopping experience fun, easy, and financially advantageous. Check out the IIHS’ top safety pick RDX, the best-selling MDX or any of the other reliable, affordable models in the Acura line up. Acura Santa Barbara is located at 401 South Hope Ave in Santa Barbara, right off the 101 and Hope Ave exit.  Acura owners should feel free to contact the dealership should they have any questions regarding the Acura registration process or any other automotive need.

Acura Santa Barbara

401 S Hope Ave

Santa Barbara, CA 93105

(805) 563-4266

http://www.acurasantabarbara.com

http://www.drivesantabarbara.com