Report: 2014 Acura ILX Hybrid hits 39 MPG in city

Honda luxury brand Acura is now in the second year of production of its more entry level ILX sedan, which is based upon the Honda Civic platform. It is also the second year of a hybrid offering for this model, and it has just been released to Acura showrooms for a starting price of $28,900.

2014 Honda Accord hits 50 MPG (city)

Honda has begun rolling of its Marysville, Ohio plant assembly line the first of its 2014Accord Hybrids. The four-door sedan, which is its first hybrid produced in this state, looks as if it will carry a very impressive, EPA-rated fuel economy of 50 miles per gallon in the city.

Star Wars City Threatened By Sand Storms

When you see headlines about Darth Vader becoming homeless, it’s obviously a goof. Yet there is indeed a problem hitting the Tunisian desert where Star Wars was shot, and it may end up wiping out the Mos Espa set from Episode One.

This Chinese city is going green

Where you live can have a big impact on your health. Bad air quality, a lack of green space, or too much soul-crushing traffic, and your physical and emotional health can take a nosedive. The terrible thing is, we’re so used to these problems, that we consider them normal, and completely ignore the way they make us feel.