In comparing the Acura ILX's and the BMW X4 M's specifications and ratings, the Acura ILX has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency. The BMW X4 M has the advantage in the areas of resale value and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Acura ILX's and the BMW X4 M's specifications and ratings, the two cars are fairly comparable.
Acura ILX vs. BMW X4 M Pricing
A used 2022 Acura ILX ranges from $24,895 to $32,977 while a used 2023 BMW X4 M is priced between $72,826 to $84,989.
Acura ILX vs. BMW X4 M Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Acura ILX loses 48 percent of its value and the BMW X4 M loses 48 percent of its value. This means the BMW X4 M retains 0 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Acura ILX.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Acura ILX’s base engine makes 201 horsepower, and the BMW X4 M base engine makes 473 horsepower. The ILX is rated to deliver an average of 28 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 449 miles. The X4 M is rated to deliver an average of 17 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 344 miles. This gives the Acura ILX the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the BMW X4 M. Both models use premium unleaded.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Acura ILX has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.