2019 Acura ILX vs 2019 Audi A3

2019 Acura ILX and 2019 Audi A3 in comparison image

There aren’t many model types that have been able to keep as consistent a hold over the automotive market as compact sedans. Throughout the decades and generations, we’ve come to expect optimal amounts of power and efficiency from these vehicles, especially in the case of the 2019 Acura ILX and 2019 Audi A3. These two compact models bridge the gap between luxury and sportiness easily, making them worthy options for anyone looking for that added juice when they press the gas. But which of these two models best suit your needs?

Montano Acura is dedicated to bringing you all the relevant info you need to make an informed and educated decision about which compact vehicle best fits you. So, we invite you to come join us today as we show you what the 2019 ILX and A3 models have in store!

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2019 Acura ILX vs 2019 Audi A3
$25,900* Starting Price (MSRP) $32,500
2.4-liter Inline 4 Base Engine 2.0-liter Inline 4
201 horsepower / 180 pound-feet of torque Horsepower & Torque Output 184 horsepower / 221 pound-feet of torque
24 mpg city / 34 mpg highway / 28 combined mpg** Maximum City and Highway Fuel Economy 26 miles per gallon city / 35 miles per gallon highway

*Prices shown are Acura suggested retail prices only and do not include taxes, license or destination and handling charge. Destination & Handling charge is $995 for sedans and $995 for SUVs. Acura vehicle accessory costs, labor and installation vary. Dealers set their own prices. Please consult your selected dealer.

**Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid only) and other factors.

Test drive the 2019 Acura ILX at Montano Acura in Albuquerque NM

There’s no denying that the 2019 ILX and 2019 A3 are fitting counterparts for one another, as they both bring class-leading innovation and performance capacities to the table. Still, the 2019 ILX has much more to offer in terms of the responsiveness of your drive - for starters, its 8-speed automatic transmission offers one more gear than that of the A3, and with Amplitude Reactive Dampers built in, you’ll have excellent handling no matter where you go. In addition, the 2019 Acura ILX offers a wide range of driver assistance and safety features, few of which are present on the A3. Some of these include:

  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Lane Keeping Assist System
  • Road Departure Mitigation
  • Many more!

The 2019 Acura ILX is currently yours for the taking right here on our Albuquerque NM lot. Contact Montano Acura today to schedule a test drive at the date and time that works best with your schedule!


Android Auto interface of 2019 Acura ILX
Front two seats of 2019 Acura ILX with steering wheel in view
Steering wheel and center gear shifter of 2019 Acura ILX
Front view of red 2019 Acura ILX on white background