Acura has announced the 2013 ILX will be priced from $25,900 in the United States.

Acura has announced the 2013 ILX will be priced from $25,900 in the United States.

Available in May, the entry-level model is nicely equipped with a power moonroof, a passive entry system and a push-button ignition. There's also Bluetooth connectivity and a Pandora internet radio interface.

If that's not luxurious enough, the $3,300 premium package adds leather upholstery, heated front seats and a 360 watt audio system. Other goodies include HID headlights, a rearview camera and 17-inch aluminum wheels.

Power is provided by a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 150 hp (112 kW / 152 PS) and 190 Nm (140 lb-ft) of torque. It is connected to a five-speed automatic transmission which enables the model to return an EPA-estimated 24 mpg city / 35 mpg highway.

The $28,900 ILX Hybrid features a 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine and an electric motor. This enables the car to produce a combined maximum output of 111 hp (83 kW / 113 PS) and 172 Nm (127 lb-ft) of torque. Thanks to the fuel-saving tech, owners can expect to average 39 mpg city / 38 mpg highway.

The ILX can also be equipped with a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that develops 201 hp (150 kW / 204 PS) and 230 Nm (170 lb-ft) of torque. It is priced from $29,200 and features a six-speed manual transmission as well as the premium package.

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