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2014 Acura ILX Hybrid vs. 2015 Honda Accord Hybrid Review

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Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Honda Accord Hybrid than the Acura ILX Hybrid, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Acura ILX Hybrid and the Honda Accord Hybrid in the front seats.

Convenience
With the Honda Accord Hybrid you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Acura ILX Hybrid, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Acura ILX Hybrid will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Honda Accord Hybrid. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Acura ILX Hybrid is much higher than that for the Honda Accord Hybrid.

Dimensions
Since the Acura ILX Hybrid is much slimmer than the Honda Accord Hybrid, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Acura ILX Hybrid, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Honda Accord Hybrid.

Drivetrain
The Acura ILX Hybrid has much less torque than the Honda Accord Hybrid, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Acura ILX Hybrid has a smaller turning radius than the Honda Accord Hybrid, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Acura ILX Hybrid is significantly less powerful than the Honda Accord Hybrid. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Acura ILX Hybrid and the Honda Accord Hybrid. The Acura ILX Hybrid has significantly less cargo room than the Honda Accord Hybrid, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Acura ILX Hybrid than that of the Honda Accord Hybrid.

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2014 Acura
ILX Hybrid

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MSRP*: $28,900

2015 Honda
Accord Hybrid

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MSRP*: $29,305 - $35,055
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Low APR Loan: -- As low as 1.90%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 1.66%
City MPG: 39
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
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Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 38 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
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Invoice*: $27,229 $26,804 - $32,049

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