Author: motorheadmama

Freak Of The Week: The Great Horned Hummer

I don’t live in Texas. And sometimes, honestly, that makes me sad. Because if I lived in Texas, I could witness stuff like The Great Horned Hummer firsthand: But luckily for me, I’ve got friends like Matt in Dallas who send me such brilliance.  Oh hell yes, y’all! Now where does a girl even begin on this masterpiece? With the complexity of big horn mount?...

Spring Training: Mama + Amberly Lago

Spring is here, people. And so is your fat ass. Let’s not kid ourselves. ‘But I have carpool’, ‘But my long commute’, ‘But I have no time.’ I know the excuses, I invented the excuses. But you know who doesn’t do excuses? Amberly Lago: Now before you go hating her rock hard abs, perfect smile and girl guns, read her recently published memoir  ‘True Grit and...

2018 Stinger GT1 Review: Kia’s Ass Kicker

A few weeks ago, walked out of the fancy Mr. C hotel in Beverly Hills. After handing the adorable 20-something valet guy my ticket, he ran and returned with my car, a Stinger GT. As I got in the vehicle, he said, “Hey um..I’m sorry..but WHAT IS THIS CAR? It’s beautiful.” I gave him my signature sh*t-eating grin and replied, “A Kia.” Then I tossed...

Badass Women Of Automotive: Gracie Hackenberg

What were you up to when you were 21 years old? College life– complete with beer bongs, all nighters and frat parties? Or eating ramen noodle as you slogged through your first job, with that a**hole boss and student loans breathing down your neck? How about building a race car and traveling around the country to compete? Sounds more like a midlife crisis than a...

Dude Or Dbag: Attention Whores

Los Angeles is, by its nature, filled with extroverts.  Between the actors, the musicians and the unfulfilled dreams, LA is a place where ‘LOOK AT ME’ is our cultural default.  Luckily for me, when this phenom meets LA’s car obsession, the results are magnificent. Or as Einstein so deftly put it: Attention Whores + Cars = MHM² Of course, not all of these attention-grabbing displays...

I Drove The New Jeep & Decided You’ll Buy It (video)

Very rarely are does a job exist that is both incredibly awesome and incredibly terrifying at the same time. One such position is that of this guy, Mark T. Allen, Head of Jeep Design. Check out his dorky photo…yet he’s.. This is the dude that was tasked with the impossible job of remaking an icon.. the Jeep Wrangler. Oh snap.  But when the job was...