ROAD TEST: 2013 Honda Civic Natural Gas

Different in a good way. When looking at alternative fuel vehicles, hybrid, electric and diesel are the most common options based on sales and choice. One other fuel, compressed natural gas (CNG) doesn’t get much attention, probably because there is only one mass-produced CNG-fueled car on the market–the 2013 Honda Civic ... Read More...

My Top 10 High-MPG Cars of 2013

My Year of Driving the Latest Electric, Gasoline and Diesel Technology Cars. What a year! No one should doubt that 2013 was a breakthrough year for advanced technology vehicles, whether running on electricity, gasoline, diesel or some combination of the three.  The choices expanded, prices dropped and infrastructure exploded (for plug-ins). ... Read More...

2013 Acura ILX: Comparison Drive

Dilemma: Green Driving or Wahoo! Driving? At Clean Fleet Report we’re about hybrid cars, plug-in cars, pure electric cars and alternative fuel vehicles —mostly. We are also driving enthusiasts, and when the opportunity presents itself, we never say no to test driving a car that dishes out lots of Wahoos! That’s what ... Read More...

Test Drive: 2013 Acura ILX Hybrid

In a step back towards its roots, Acura, Honda’s luxury division, is once again offering a less-is-more entry luxury compact car. Slotted below the TSX, the 2013 Acura ILX is somewhat reminiscent of the 1986-2001 Integra, but outfitted with more luxury. This time around Honda's entry-level car will come with ... Read More...

2013 Honda CR-V: Road Test

[Ed note: The 2013 Honda CR-V is #10 among our Top 10 most fuel efficient SUV/AWD vehicles for 2013] When Honda introduced the CR-V in 1997, gasoline was around $1.25 per gallon and the little runabout's fuel economy of 19 mpg city/ 21 mpg highway didn't play a big role in ... Read More...