Tim Charlet

Automotive Editor

A published columnist, mechanic, automotive journalist, and licensed NHRA Drag Racer, Tim Charlet brings nearly four-decades of automotive experience as a contributor to Internet Brands. Prior to joining our team, Tim has worked with Fortune 500 companies, multiple high-performance parts manufacturers, dealerships, and automotive consumer review print media and websites.

Recent Contributions by Tim

  • 2019 Infiniti QX50 YMM Overview

    March 14, 2018

    The Infiniti QX50 has been reborn into a luxury crossover that many SUV shoppers will find highly attractive. The fully redesigned 2019 Infiniti QX50 has…

  • 2018 Volkswagen Golf YMM Overview

    March 13, 2018

    The 2018 Volkswagen Golf is peppy, practical, and on point. An affordable hatchback that starts at $21,760 (including an $850 destination charge), the latest Golf…

  • 2018 Toyota Prius Prime YMM Overview

    March 13, 2018

    A plug-in version of Toyota’s flagship hybrid, the 2018 Toyota Prius Prime starts at $27,995 (including the $895 destination charge). Built on the same platform…

  • 2018 Hyundai Kona YMM Overview

    March 12, 2018

    The new 2018 Hyundai Kona offers seating for up to five people, is available in front-wheel or all-wheel drive, and with four trim levels. Starting…

  • 2018 BMW 540d YMM Overview

    March 8, 2018

    For those attracted to traditional, diesel-powered executive sedans, the 2018 BMW 540d is right up your alley. Available in three body designs including the Sport,…

  • 2018 Toyota 86 YMM Overview

    March 6, 2018

    The 2018 Toyota 86 is a rebranded Scion FR-S – one of the twin love children of Toyota and Subaru – available in two trim…

  • 2018 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-in Hybrid YMM Overview

    March 6, 2018

    Hyundai has entered the world of plug-in compacts with the 2018 Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid. Boasting an impressive all-electric range of 29 miles and a total…

  • 2018 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack YMM Overview

    February 26, 2018

    The 2018 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack is a modern station wagon in crossover clothing. VW’s latest entry into the lifted-hatchback-but-not-a-crossover segment starts at $26,805 (including a…

  • 2018 Ford Transit Connect YMM Overview

    February 12, 2018

    The 2018 Ford Transit Connect is a highly versatile commercial van or passenger vehicle. Starting at $24,420 (including a $1,120 destination charge), the Transit Connect…

  • 2018 Audi RS 3 YMM Overview

    February 12, 2018

    If the Audi A3 and R8 were to have an offspring, they would spawn the Audi RS 3. The 2018 Audi RS 3 starts at…