Motorhead Mama Blog

Test Drive Tuesday: 2017 Impreza Impressions

People often ask me to recommend a car that is AWD, safe, small & cost effective. You know who you are… This has never been an easy question for me to answer. But it got me thinking, ‘How Impressed Could An Impreza Driver Get If An Impreza Driver Was Impressed?’ So I drove one. Now, I don’t have to tell you that people love their...

Freak Of The Week: Big, Black & Bedazzled!

“Women aren’t into cars,” they tell me. “My wife really just wants to get from Point A to Point B,” they say. “She’s perfectly happy in her (Prius, crappy mini van, lame ass Accord, fill in a nightmare ride),” I’ve heard it all. But I just don’t buy it. You know who else doesn’t buy it? The chic driving this masterpiece: I saw this car on...

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LA Auto Show 2016: 6 Blister Worthy Reasons To Go

The LA Auto Show 2016 Is Here. “But it’s DOWNTOWN,” you cry. “Where will I park?” you wonder. “It’s so big,” you whine..like a baby. Oh come on, people! The LA Auto Show is fantastic and plus, it’s one of the rare opportunities to walk for hours in our fair city without the threat of being flattened by a Prius. So slap on a few...

Test Drive Tuesday: Chrysler Pacifica (Holy Cow It’s A) Hybrid

Minivans are kinda like sweatpants.  Every mom secretly loves them, but most never, ever want to be seen in them. No matter how practical, how easy, how economical it is,  a mini van, like sweatpants, just feels like you’ve given up.  The husband says “no, it’s totally cool”, “it’s kinda sexy” & “you look great”– we all know he’s either saying ‘please drive a cheap car...

Mercedes Benz Pick Up? 5 Hell Yeah Reasons!

Automakers have to do a lot of crazy stuff to create buzz in between new car debuts.  One of these “stunts” a few years ago included Mercedes Benz teasing a pick up truck concept. The reaction in many cases, was full on eye roll status.  Now, MB has both confirmed the truck’s development and recently showed the production version in the flesh: So this is happening...

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VW Atlas: The Lure Of Forgiveness

You know that boyfriend you had once?  The one with the great smell, the great kisser and of course, the great sex? Man, you two were so happy.  Then he went and did something really dumb. You were sad, depressed, heartbroken.  And when he came back, after shaving off that nasty ass goatee & going to the gym, begging for your forgiveness, did you take him...