The 2013 Acura ILX is a fresh entry into what is becoming one of the hotter segments of the premium market: entry-level compacts that don't make any sporting pretensions but rather deliver a comfortable, high end ride at a reasonable price point. The Acura ILX is an interesting gambit from the Japanese premium brand, one which seems aimed not just at competitors from its homeland but also new rivals that have swooped in from Europe and North America.

Let's take a look at 10 things you need to know about the 2013 Acura ILX.

10 Things You Need To Know About The 2013 Acura ILX |