2020 Acura Sedan Model Overview

2020 Acura Sedan Models

If you’re searching for a luxury sedan that delivers performance, style, and innovative technology -- you’ll discover three distinctive choices in the Acura model lineup. From track-focused performance to premium refinement, the ILX, TLX, and RLX are the perfect fit for just about any type of lifestyle. Motorcars Acura has assembled this useful guide to help you decide which of these impressive models is the right sedan for you.

Acura Sedans Compared


Acura ILX

Acura TLX

Acura RLX


2.4-liter 4-Cylinder 16-Valve
DOHC i-VTEC® Engine

Standard 2.4-liter inline-4
or available 3.5-liter V6 Engine

3.5-Liter i-VTEC® V6 Engine

All-Wheel Drive

Not Available



Cargo Volume

12.4 cubic feet

14.3 cubic feet

14.9 cubic feet

(front / 2nd / 3rd row)

38 / 35.9 inches

37.2 / 36.7 inches

37.6 / 36.9 inches


42.3 / 34 inches

42.6 / 34.5 inches

42.3 / 38.8 inches

Acura ILX

Acura ILX
Sportier and more sophisticated than most compact luxury sedans, the Acura ILX has enhanced style to match its proven performance and technological innovations. Standard on every ILX, the collection of AcuraWatch™ active safety and driver-assistive technologies helps you drive smarter and stay one step ahead of danger. Access infotainment via the optional On Demand Multi-Use Display™ (ODMD™ 2.0) which features easy-to-use menus and command structures. Its standard 2.4-liter 4-Cylinder 16-Valve DOHC i-VTEC® Engine with 201 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque comes paired to an 8-Speed Dual-Clutch Transmission to add a dose of excitement to your commute.

Key Features

  • 2.4-liter 4-Cylinder 16-Valve DOHC i-VTEC® Engine with 201 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-Speed Dual-Clutch Transmission with Paddle Shifters
  • Standard AcuraWatch™ active safety and driver-assistive technology
  • 7-element Acura Jewel Eye™ LED headlights with Diamond Pentagon Grille
  • Optional Acura/ELS Studio® Audio System with 10 Speakers
  • Intricately styled and reshaped front and rear sport seats (with available high-contrast piping and stitching)
  • Available refreshed dual-screen On Demand Multi-Use Display™ (ODMD™ 2.0) interface with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ integration

Acura TLX

 Acura TLX
Sporty, aggressive, and alluring at the same time -- the Acura TLX has luxurious amenities and cutting-edge tech features which help it rank among the most well-equipped luxury sedans in its class. Drivers will have their choice of an inline 4-cylinder or V6 engine, available all-wheel drive, and a collection of option packages to match their TLX to their personal driving habits. Standard Android Auto™ and Apple Carplay™ smartphone integration provide quick access to your favorite apps and media. Select the optional Technology Package to receive the Acura Navigation System with 3D view, AcuraLink® The Next Generation featuring Real-Time Traffic™, and GPS-linked climate control settings.

Key Features

  • Standard 2.4-liter inline-4 or available 3.5-liter V6 engine
  • Jewel Eye® LED headlights
  • Multi-view rear camera with dynamic guidelines
  • Available ELS Studio® Premium Audio System with 10 speakers
  • Optional Perforated Milano premium leather-trimmed interior
  • Available AcuraLink Real-Time Traffic™ with exclusive street and freeway conditions Traffic Rerouting™
  • Automatic dual-zone climate control

Acura RLX

Acura RLX
Representing the progressive, forward-thinking nature of all Acura sedans, the RLX is infused with precision craftsmanship and uncompromised luxury. Cutting-edge tech is found throughout the cabin of the RLX, helping to inspire every drive. You’ll enjoy muscular performance from an innovative 3-Motor Sport Hybrid Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™ (SH-AWD®) System featuring a responsive 3.5-Liter i-VTEC® engine and 7-Speed Dual-Clutch Transmission. Standard Sport seats with perforated Milano premium leather provide an unrivaled combination of comfort and support to help you relax as the miles fly past your windshield

Key Features

  • Sport seats with perforated Milano premium leather-trimmed interior
  • 19-inch aluminum-alloy, bright finish, noise-reducing wheels
  • Acura Navigation System with AcuraLink Real-Time Traffic™, 3D view, and Traffic Rerouting™
  • Acura/ELS® Audio System with 14 speakers
  • Aha™, Pandora®, SiriusXM® Satellite Radio, HD Radio®, and Bluetooth® streaming audio
  • 3.5-Liter Aluminum Alloy Direct Injection V6 with 3-Motor Sport Hybrid System
  • Sport Hybrid SH-AWD® (Super Handling All-Wheel Drive™)