Motorhead Mama Blog

Doggie Style: Gunner’s Top 5 Favorite Rides

Hello humans.  It’s me, Gunner– Mama’s Faithful Doggie. For those of you who aren’t familiar with my work, I’m the real brains behind the Motorhead Mama operation.  I’m young, I’m sexy, and I make it my business to inspect all vehicles that come on my territory. Working with Mama isn’t easy. She drives too much, travels a lot, and sometimes gets so caught up in...

Only In LA: The Real Driveways Of Beverly Hills

Beverly Hills. BH. 90210. However you know it, it’s a hell of a town.  These days, instead of being packed with celebrities and paparazzi, Beverly Hills is mainly tourists and wealthy retirees.   Angelinos of the less geriatric and more resident variety only  head to the Hills for one of the following circumstances: a) if we need to go to the doctor for legit reasons (most...

Test Drive Tuesday: Alfa Romeo 4C Spider

Every once in a while, I test drive a car that makes me want to drive it home, change my name, burn off my finger prints and die my hair black.  Then when the guys come to retrieve the car, I can say in a slow, incoherent Russian accent, “I Don’t Know Dis Motorhid Mama.” Enter the Alfa 4C. I’ll admit that when this car...

Freak Of The Week: Masshole

(Warning: this post is wildly inappropriate for kids.  For a killer bedtime story, look at another post.) I recently returned from a family trip to Cape Cod.   By end of it, I needed a solid laugh.  Or at least a kick ass car spotting to ease my familial induced malaise. Happily, on my very last day, the Baby Jesus was kind enough to bless...

Freak Of The Week: Jared Leto

When people outside of LA think of Angelinos, they assume we are used to seeing celebrities & their cars. They assume that while I’m stuck on PCH, I’m waving at Jennifer Anniston in her 911 Turbo and shortly after, high fiving Jay Leno as he passes me in a Ariel Atom. The truth is, in these parts, a simple rule applies: the more conspicuous the car,...

Tuesday Test Drive: Fiat 124 Spider Bites!

Oh shut up, I know it’s Friday. But I drove the Fiat 124 on Monday and we weren’t allowed to release reviews until today so here it is. And you’re gonna be glad I didn’t wait until next week, because this is a car that you need to know about. Fiat’s new 124 Spider is a car that everyone’s been excited to drive & here’s why:...