Some of the Best Midsize Sedans of 2017 are Made by Acura

  • 2016 Acura TLX

    Chicagoland drivers have always preferred Acura’s sedans to their competitors, and this year, the cars in their lineup have more to offer than ever before. It’s not hard to see why the 2017 Acura ILX, the 2017 Acura TLX, and the 2017 Acura RLX are turning heads! Acura’s engineers have given each of these midsize sedans an elegant interior, dozens of powerful standard features, and incredible handling capability. No matter what you’re looking for in your next sedan, you’re sure to find it in one of these stunning models. Drivers who want to learn more can test drive each of these midsize sedans today at their local Chicagoland Acura Dealers showroom!

2017 Acura ILX

As the entry-level vehicle in the Acura lineup, the 2017 Acura ILX gives drivers the purest distillation of the Acura promise of luxury and affordability. We’ve already compared it to many of its competitors, like in our 2016 Lexus IS 200t review, and we want to break down its highlights for you.

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2017 Acura ILX Interior Space

Interior Space: With 89.3 cubic feet of passenger space, this five-person sedan has plenty of room for friends and family.

2017 Acura ILX Fuel Economy

Fuel Economy: The combination of an agile body and smart engineering have led to one of the most efficient luxury sedans on the market, with 2017 ILX models earning an EPA-estimated 35 highway mpg.*

2017 Acura ILX Performance

Performance: The 2.4L 4-cylinder powering the 2017 ILX kicks out 201 hp and 180 lb-ft of torque, paired to an 8-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission.

2017 Acura ILX Tech Features

Tech Features: Standard tech features including Bluetooth HandsFreeLink for phone and audio, the On-Demand Multi-Use Display (ODMD), keyless entry, and automatic climate control help keep you both connected and comfortable behind the wheel.

2017 Acura ILX Upgrade Packages

Upgrade Packages: Take a step up from the standards with A-SPEC performance package, Technology Plus full features package, the Premium Package, or the AcuraWatch Plus package.

2017 Acura ILX Safety

Safety: In addition to industry standards like three-point seat belts, stability and traction control, and airbags, the ILX has a multi-angle rearview camera on every model. Available AcuraWatch Plus features like collision mitigation braking, forward collision warning, and lane keeping assist take safety to a new level.

2017 Acura TLX

The 2017 Acura TLX with Standard Package is priced at just $32,000 MSRP (for Inline-4 FWD models with P-AWS),* but that’s not the only reason that Chicagoland drivers are lining up to see how it feels to drive. One reviewer at has praised the TLX’s “comfortable and discernibly refined ride,” and because this model is available with either an Inline-4 or a V6 engine, you can customize the driving experience it offers to suit your desires. The features and capabilities of the 2017 Acura TLX leave nothing to be desired, and we’ve outlined some of its most exciting elements below!

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2017 Acura TLX V6 Engine

Engine Options: Drivers who choose the TLX will have the option to replace their sedan’s standard 2.4L Inline-4 engine with a 3.5L V6 powerhouse. The former offers 206 hp and 182 lb-ft of torque, while the latter provides up to 290 hp with 267 lb-ft of torque.

2017 Acura TLX SH-AWD

Standard Features: The precision-enhancing features available in the TLX include Sequential SportShift paddle shifters and Super Handling All-Wheel Drive technology. Drivers will also enjoy technology features like Siri Eyes Free and a keyless access system.

2017 Acura TLX

Fuel Efficiency: TLX models with the standard engine will carry you forward with an EPA-estimated 24 mpg city, 35 mpg highway, and 28 mpg in combined settings.** Drivers who opt for the V6 will enjoy an EPA-estimated 21 mpg city, 34 mpg highway, and 25 mpg combined on FWD models.**

2017 Acura TLX Collision Mitigation

Safety Technologies: Features like LED daytime running lights, vehicle stability assist, and Advanced Compatibility Engineering come standard in every TLX. With the Advance Package, your standard safety package will also include a Collision Mitigation Braking System, Adaptive Cruise Control technology, and more.

2017 Acura TLX Interior

Interior Design: Standard leatherette-trimmed seating, active sound control, and a range of comfort-enhancing features make this sedan’s 93.3 cubic feet of cabin space feel positively luxurious! Features such as GPS-Linked Climate Control and voice-recognition technology come standard with the Technology Package upgrade.

2017 Acura RLX

Acura’s flagship sedan, the 2017 Acura RLX, is making a triumphant return in 2017. Autotrader has called it a “rolling showcase for the company’s best electronic, performance, and safety technology,” and we don’t think they’re exaggerating! The features you’ll find on the RLX—from Sport Hybrid Super Handling All-Wheel Drive technology to a 14-speaker ELS stereo system—are capable of providing limitless pleasure. What’s more, since the RLX with Technology Package is priced at just $54,450 MSRP for V6 P-AWS models,* it’s also more affordable than the vast majority of competing luxury models.

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2017 Acura RLX exterior

Engine Options: The RLX’s standard 310-hp V6 Precision All-Wheel Steering drivetrain is sure to impress, but those who want to see Acura’s flagship sedan at its best should be sure to test out the 377-hp Sport Hybrid Super-Handling All-Wheel Drive model.

2017 Acura RLX Tech Package

Standard Features: With the Technology Package, drivers will be able to take advantage of a built-in Acura Navigation system, SMS text message and e-mail reading function, and a wide variety of music and audio input options. The Advance Package ups the ante by including a Krell Audio 14-speaker stereo system as well as a remote engine starter with vehicle feedback.

2017 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid

Fuel Efficiency: The Sport Hybrid RLX model offers superior fuel economy without sacrificing engine power. While both V6 and Sport Hybrid models get an EPA-estimated 30 mpg on the highway,** the Sport Hybrid gets an EPA-estimated 29 mpg in the city, compared to the V6 model’s EPA-estimated 20 mpg in the city.**

2017 Acura RLX Blind spot information

Safety Technologies: All of the safety features you could want are available right from the start in the RLX, which comes standard with a multi-view rear camera, a blind spot information system, adaptive cruise control, a Lane Keeping Assist System, and a Collision Mitigation Braking System with a heads-up warning. The Advance Package offers a surround-view camera system that offers unbeatable visibility.

2017 Acura RLX Interior

Interior Design: It’s easy to get comfortable in the RLX’s cabin, which offers 102.1 cubic feet of passenger volume, GPS-Linked Tri-Zone Automatic Climate Control, Sport Seats with perforated Milano premium leather trim, and much more.

Drive One of the Best!

There’s only so much you can learn about Acura’s best midsize sedans without taking one of them for a test drive! When you explore the current offers and financing options we’ve made available for our drivers, you’ll find that there’s never been a better time to drive an Acura. The 2017 Acura ILX, the 2017 Acura TLX, and the 2017 Acura RLX offer the luxury touring experience that you’ve always wanted, and they’re available to drive today! You can get behind the wheel of your favorite by using our contact page or visiting one of our easy-to-reach Chicagoland Acura Dealers locations.


*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license, or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge is $950 for sedans and $975 for SUVs. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor, and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer

**Based on 2017 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.

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Chicago, IL, United States
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