If you haven’t heard about it yet, Acura recently has restored a 1993 Acura Legend that is owned by none other than Chris “Ludacris” Bridges. Ludacris took ownership of his Legend back in 1996 and had driven it daily up until last year when it was totaled in a car accident on the highway. Show More Summary
Honda's luxury subsidiary Acura take the stage at SEMA 2015 to showcase customized sedans ranging from a decades-old Legend to new and wild ILX.
Acura is rolling in to SEMA this year with a restored '93 Legend for Ludacris, an ILX by Galpin, another accessorized ILX, and a blue NSX. Continue reading Acura reveals Ludacris' restored Legend, Galpin ILX at SEMA Acura reveals Ludacris' restored Legend, Galpin ILX at SEMA originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 03 Nov 2015 16:00:00 EST. Show More Summary
Many an enthusiast has graduated to bigger and better cars, only to long for their old high school or college ride. But count rapper and Fast and Furious star Ludacris as one of the few who managed to hold on to his cherished classic. The 1993 Acura Legend the artist drove before he found stardom actually appears on the cover of...
Acura claims to be the first luxury brand to earn Top Safety Pick+ ratings across its entire model lineup.
Acura's compact ILX gets some big improvements for 2016.
Acura's smallest car makes a bid for premium status with high-tech driver assistance features, but a confusing infotainment interface and noisy cabin let it down.
Acura's entry level ILX model gets a full suite of driver assistance tech and standard LED headlights, but its infotainment system creates confusion.
A next-gen Honda Civic five-door mule has been spotted testing in Europe in the body of an Acura ILX. The hatchback has been grafted onto the back and heavily camouflaged. Continue reading Honda Civic 5-Door mule spotted testing Honda Civic 5-Door mule spotted testing originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 06 May 2015 16:29:00 EST. Show More Summary
My friend and fellow auto journo Tyson Hugie is the ultimate Acura fanboy. He owns a 2013 Acura ILX 6-speed with the personalized plate ILX, a 1994 Legend GS Sedan 6-speed and a 1992 NSX 5-speed which just hit 100,000 miles. He was honored...Show More Summary
For the entry-level Acura’s fourth model year, the ILX is undergoing a complete powertrain transformation. LED headlights and trim-line changes further differentiate the refreshed 2016 ILX, but the less visible changes are the real difference makers. Show More Summary
Giving us further proof that Acuras look far better in race spec than in Grandpa-spec, Acura released this pretty picture of an ILX that they plan to reveal at the New York International Auto Show alongside their flagship NSX supercar. Behold, this is the endurance racer they're taking to the 25 Hours of Thunderhill. Read more...
The gig: Johnny Green directs TV commercials. A recent project is "Lightning in a Bottle," a 60-second advertisement for Honda's Acura ILX sedan that first aired during the NFL playoffs. Green is represented by Reset Content, a company that acts as his producer.
It has been two years since we last looked at the ILX, and my conclusion went like this: The 2.4L engine needs an automatic and some infotainment love, the 2.0L engine needs more grunt and the hybrid needs to be euthanized. Without changes...Show More Summary
Some time ago the Acura brand has lost its ways. The recent regroup of the brand’s car lineup resulted in the small ILX, midsized TLX, and top-dog RLX in a tried and true same-sausage-in-three-lengths setup. I recently had a chance to sample both the entry-level 4-cylinder TLX, as well as the loaded V6 all-wheel-drive version. Show More Summary
Today I'd like to talk about Acura's ILX. Like the Audi A3, Mercedes (what an ugly face) CLA, BMW 2 series and Buick Verano, the ILX is part of the entry level luxury group of cars that has been gaining popularity and promise to rake in more sales for luxury brands. Show More Summary
The Acura ILX played a supporting role in kick-starting the automaker’s recent growth in the luxury-sedan market. Sure, it has never been a huge seller, but its release was a clear sign that the company was willing to change with the times, something it hadn’t done for quite a while. Show More Summary
We drive the 2016 Acura ILX, react to pricing information on the new Cadillac ATS-V and try to decide which is better at being terrible between a Chrysler Crossfire SRT6 and 1984 Pontiac Fiero. All that and more in today's recap of auto...Show More Summary
The latest intel suggests that Acura could slot the 2.0-liter turbo four from the new Honda Civic Type R into the ILX to make for a 300-plus-horsepower performance sedan. But it may take a while. Continue reading Acura ILX Type S could...Show More Summary
What's an aspiring Japanese automaker to do in 2015's golden age of affordable luxury? If you're Acura, you scramble to release a mid-cycle upgrade to elevate the status of your 2016 ILX sedan. Continue reading 2016 Acura ILX [w/video] 2016 Acura ILX [w/video] originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 10 Feb 2015 11:57:00 EST. Show More Summary