The 2021 Acura ILX Sedan comes in only 1 body type: Sedan. The ILX Sedan is available in 4 different trim level options: Base, w/Premium, w/Premium w/A-SPEC, and w/Tech w/A-SPEC. The Base is the base trim level option, while the w/Tech w/A-SPEC is the highest, most expensive configuration.

Which Acura ILX Trim Level Should I Buy?

The base Acura ILX model has a starting price of $25,950 and all trim levels come with the same 2.4-liter V4 engine configuration. It also comes standard with safety features like lane departure warning and a collision mitigation braking system. The base model doesn’t have smartphone integration but does come with Bluetooth to stream audio. The Premium trim level adds a bit more to the base model like blind-spot monitoring and leather seating.

The highest trim level available for the 2021 Acura ILX is the A-Spec trim level, and it's available with the Premium or Technology package. The Technology and A-Spec Package is the most premium Acura ILX and has a starting price of $31,850. It changes the dash trim to a more premium graphite and chrome finish.

We recommend going for the mid-level Premium trim level for the 2021 Acura ILX. The ILX Premium ($27,950) is only a bit more expensive than the base model but gets you more useful features. Some of these include smartphone integration, a larger 8-inch display, and a rear cross-traffic monitor.

In this guide, we will breakdown the differences between each Acura ILX Sedan configuration and help you determine which trim level to purchase.

What's the Difference Between 2021 Acura ILX Trim Levels?

Below is a table comparing some of the major features for the most popular Acura ILX Sedan trim levels.

Acura ILX Invoice and Market Prices by Trim

Basew/Premiumw/Premium w/A-SPECw/Tech w/A-SPEC
Market Price$27,477$30,125Not AvailableNot Available

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the best Acura ILX Trim?

We recommend going for the mid-level Premium trim level for the 2021 Acura ILX. The ILX Premium ($27,950) is only a bit more expensive than the base model but gets you more useful features. Some of these include smartphone integration, a larger 8-inch display, and a rear cross-traffic monitor.

What are the different trim levels for a Acura ILX?

The Acura ILX Sedan is available in 4 different trim level options: Base, w/Premium, w/Premium w/A-SPEC, and w/Tech w/A-SPEC.

What is the most basic Acura ILX model?

The Acura ILX Sedan Type starts at $25,950. The Base is the base trim level option, while the w/Tech w/A-SPEC is the highest, most expensive configuration.

What are similar models to the Acura ILX Trim?

Some similar models include the Mazda Mazda3 Sedan, and Honda Accord.