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2014 Acura ILX 2013 Acura TSX 2014 Buick Verano
   
2.0L Automatic
  • 2.0L Automatic
  • 2.0L Automatic with Premium Package
  • 2.4L Manual with Premium Package
  • 2.0L Automatic with Technology Package
Automatic
  • Automatic
  • Manual with Special Edition
  • Automatic with Special Edition
  • Automatic with Technology Package
  • V6 Automatic with Technology Package
4dr Sdn
  • 4dr Sdn
  • 4dr Sdn Convenience Group
  • 4dr Sdn Leather Group
  • 4dr Sdn Premium Group

Prices

MSRP $26,900 $30,510 $23,700
Invoice $25,378 $28,719 $22,752
Avg. Paid $25,122 N/A $24,173

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.3 8.2 8.2
Critics' Rating 6.7 8.1 8.5
Performance 7.1 7.5 7.4
Interior 7.3 7.9 7.8
Safety 9.3 10.0 9.7
Reliability 4.0 4.0 3.5

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Plenty of standard features
  • Smooth manual and automatic transmissions
  • Powerful V6 engine
  • Optional stereo has outstanding sound quality
  • Smooth, quiet ride
  • Good cargo space
  • Upscale cabin
  • Powerful turbo engine
Cons
  • Competitors are more luxurious inside
  • Tepid acceleration with base engine
  • No automatic transmission with premium engine
  • Unrefined base engine
  • Overwhelming number of interior buttons
  • Low fuel economy for the class
  • Confusing interior controls

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Premium Unleaded I-4 2.0 L/122 Gas I4 2.4L/144 Gas/4-cyl 2.4L/145
MPG 24 City / 35 Hwy 22 City / 31 Hwy 21 City / 32 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sedan Sedan Sedan

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 105.1 106.4 105.7
Length, Overall (in) 179.1 185.6 183.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.6 72.4 71.4
Height, Overall (in) 55.6 56.7 58.1

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Sun/Moon Roof Standard Standard
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Standard Standard

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2955 3470 3300

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front Performance Standard Standard Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Standard Standard Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard Standard
Wheel Locks Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard Standard
HID headlights Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard
Remote Engine Start Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Navigation from Telematics Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard Standard Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 89.3 94.5 95.0
Front Head Room (in) 38 37.6 38.3
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3 42.4 42.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.6 57.8 55.1
Front Hip Room (in) 50.2 55.6 53.7
Second Head Room (in) 35.9 37.0 37.8
Second Leg Room (in) 34 34.3 34.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.5 56.1 52.9
Second Hip Room (in) 51.7 54.2 51.9
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 12.3 14.0 14.3

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Standard
Premium Sound System Standard Standard

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard Standard Standard
Dual Zone A/C Standard Standard Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard
Rear A/C Standard

Navigation & Communication

Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats Optional
Heated Driver Seat Standard Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard
Seat Memory Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Body Air Bag Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Premium Unleaded I-4 Gas I4 Gas/4-cyl
Displacement 2.0 L/122 2.4L/144 2.4L/145
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 150 @ 6500 201 @ 7000 180 @ 6700
Torque (Net @ RPM) 140 @ 4300 170 @ 4300 171 @ 4900
Transmission Automatic w/OD Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic w/Manual Shift
Turning diameter 36.1 36.7 36.0

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 22 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 35 31 32
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 18.5 15.6

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Strut Double-Wishbone MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link Compound Crank
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard Standard Standard
5-Speed Automatic Standard Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard