2020 Acura ILX vs 2020 Audi A3

White 2020 Acura ILX on left VS black 2020 Audi A3 on right

Are you shopping for a luxurious compact sedan? Not sure where to start? To assist you in your research, we have compared two popular and similar luxurious vehicles, the 2020 Acura ILX and the 2020 Audi A3.

Roughly the same in size, these two luxury models are quite similar but provide some key differences. In our 2020 Acura ILX vs 2020 Audi A3 comparison, we will explore various notable differences in each model, including the standard engine, various safety features, and the included warranty coverage offered with each sedan.

2020 Acura ILX


2020 Audi A3

2.4L 4-Cylinder Turbocharged Engine with 201 Horsepower and 180 Lb-Ft of Torque Standard Engine 2.0L Turbocharged Engine with 184 Horsepower and 221 Lb-Ft of Torque
Standard Adaptive Cruise Control Available
Standard Lane Departure Warning Available
48 Months/50,000 Miles Bumper to Bumper
72 Months/70,000 Miles Powertrain
Warranty Coverage 48 Months/50,000 Miles Bumper to Bumper
48 Months/50,000 Miles Powertrain

Advantages of the 2020 Acura ILX Compact Sport Sedan

Overall, both the 2020 Acura ILX and the 2020 Audi A3 are great options to consider. However, the 2020 Acura ILX compact sport sedan offers more advantages to its drivers than the A3. Regardless of your package choice, the 2020 Acura ILX will offer the powerful 2.4L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine generating 201 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque. The standard engine in the A3 offers less horsepower but does provide impressive torque. Regarding safety, the ILX offers extra safety technology features standard that the base A3 doesn’t include, including Adaptive Cruise Control and Lane Departure Warning. Finally, the 2020 Acura ILX offers a better warranty plan with a limited powertrain warranty that lasts much longer.

Intrigued to learn more about the 2020 Acura ILX? Wondering if this compact sport sedan meets your standards? Visit us at Karen Radley Acura to explore the 2020 Acura ILX in person and take it on the road for a test drive. We proudly serve all customers near the Washington DC area, including Woodbridge, Lorton, Vienna, Manassas, Springfield, Fairfax, Tysons Corner, and Gainesville.