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  TOV News > Acura Debuts 2013 RDX and All-New ILX Sedan at Chicago Auto Show > > ILX Powertrains

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ILX Powertrains [View News Item]    (Score: 1, Normal) 02-08-2012 00:27
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Well folks nothing to see here.

No Earth Dreams engines = dead on arrival.

2.0L model gives up WAY too much mpg compared to the civic. And guaranteed even the next accord beats it handily. Plus it's still a 5-speed auto, fail.

2.4L still the same engine as the civic SI, rated one less mpg city. Naturally aspirated 4 cylinder that gets 29 mpg in 2012? Laughable. Hell, the 3.5L V-6 on the MUCH heavier RDX gets 28.

Good game Acura, thanks for playing I will look elsewhere.
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02-08-2012 00:27
ILX Powertrains   (Score: 1, Normal)
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02-08-2012 01:12
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YEH
02-08-2012 02:06
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02-08-2012 19:49
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spyder5786
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