/ /
Ben Timmins

Ben Timmins

Automobile Magazine

articles by Ben Timmins

2013 mini john cooper works gp
Editors Notebook

2013 Mini John Cooper Works GP

The most hardcore version of the Mini Cooper is so, so fun.
| Jul 26, 2013
View Photo Gallery
2013 honda civic si sedan
Editors Notebook

2013 Honda Civic Si Sedan

The Civic Si is still a singular joy to drive.
| Jul 15, 2013
View Photo Gallery
2013 subaru brz
Long-Term Tests

2013 Subaru BRZ - Pioneer AppRadio Review

Can we install a better infotainment system?
| Jun 25, 2013
View Photo Gallery
2014 Nissan Versa Note
Road Tests

2014 Nissan Versa Note First Drive

Carrying the same tune with different notes.
| Jun 20, 2013
View Photo Gallery
2013 mercedes benz s350 bluetec
Editors Notebook

2013 Mercedes-Benz S350 BlueTEC

Driving a Mercedes S-Class feels a lot like flying in first class.
| Jun 12, 2013
View Photo Gallery
2014 mazda cx 5
Editors Notebook

2014 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring

This is the engine the CX-5 needed, and it's the one you'll want.
| Jun 07, 2013
View Photo Gallery
2013 buick regal gs
Editors Notebook

2013 Buick Regal GS

Anyone willing to forgo the image of driving an Audi or BMW will be happy with a Regal GS.
| Jun 05, 2013
View Photo Gallery
2014 Chevrolet Impala
Road Tests

2014 Chevrolet Impala Great Lakes Circle Tour: Lake Erie

The Comeback King tours the Comeback Kingdom.
| Jun 03, 2013
View Photo Gallery
2013 chevrolet spark 2lt
Editors Notebook

2013 Chevrolet Spark 2LT

This is the car for someone looking for a cheap, but still cheery, city runabout.
| May 31, 2013
View Photo Gallery
2013 volkswagen beetle turbo convertible
Long-Term Tests

2013 Volkswagen Beetle Turbo Convertible - Is Cute Enough?

We wonder if a droptop Beetle is a good idea. (It is.)
| May 29, 2013
View Photo Gallery
2013 ford c max energi
Editors Notebook

2013 Ford C-Max Energi SEL

This plug-in version of the C-Max costs far more than the conventional hybrid, and we don't think it's worth it.
| May 22, 2013
View Photo Gallery
2014-bmw-m4-front-three-quarter-spied-amag
News & Rumors

Spied: 2015 BMW M4 at the Nurburgring

Shows off 450 hp, twin-turbo I-6
| May 22, 2013
View Photo Gallery
2013 hyundai elantra gt
Editors Notebook

2013 Hyundai Elantra GT

The Elantra GT hatchback impresses us in every way, except for how it drives.
| May 17, 2013
View Photo Gallery
mitsubishi-miev-evolution-ii-front-three-quarter
News & Rumors

Mitsubishi Unveils Electric Pikes Peak Racer

536-hp, AWD racer set to "race to the clouds."
| May 16, 2013
View Photo Gallery
2013 Volkswagen Beetle Turbo Convertible front left view 3
Editors Notebook

2013 Volkswagen Beetle Turbo Convertible

This is the car to get if your driving partner desperately wants a Beetle Convertible and you have a need for speed.
| May 15, 2013
View Photo Gallery
2013 bmw alpina b7
Editors Notebook

2013 BMW Alpina B7 xDrive LWB

Luxury, speed, and a spacious back seat in the most powerful 7 Series.
| May 13, 2013
View Photo Gallery
Have an Inquiry?
close

email an author

submit
Thanks!
close

Your Email Has Been Sent.

New Car Research

Find vehicle reviews, photos & pricing

get Automobile Magazine

Subscribe to the magazine and save up to 84% off the newsstand price

subscribe

new cars

TO TOP