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Freak Of The Week: Off Road Crown Vic

Although the police stopped using the Ford Crown Vic over 5 years ago, my heart still skips a beat when I see one. Case in point, this doozy I spotted yesterday in Malibu: Those lights! The roof racks! The side badge!  All perfectly legal. Yet from a mile away, between my dirty sunglasses and my screaming children, I panicked that I was in yet another speed...

Doggie Style: Oh My Dog

Hi guys! It’s me again, Gunner. Your friendly, car-loving dog. For the past few years, Mama has been less than generous about including me in her automotive adventures. Frankly, I think this is uncool. I have a lot of places I want to see and things I wanna do: So I’m home alone.. a lot. Apparently the humans thought I was “lonely” so they did something....

Freak Of The Week: Torino Wagon

A few weeks ago, I traveled to the Hamptons to drive the new Volvo S90.  Watch my video recap here. The Hamptons is a lot like LA in the following ways: a) there are tons of rich people b) the cars are ridiculous c) no one is supposed to care Enter Motorhead Mama, the golden retriever of the car world– blonde, energetic and unmistakably excitable. When...

Tuesday Test Drive: Volvo S90 Sexy Safety, Baby

I recently capped off a week of driving the new Volvo S90 with a ride  from Montauk to Manhattan with one of my car pals. As we road in the back seat of this plush vehicle, we recapped our impressions of this beautiful ride.  The conversation may, or may not have turned to sex. Here I am with my friend Holly Reich with our views...

5 Cars To Steal From Your Grandpa..Now

The exploding vintage car market is one of those subjects like New York real estate, that if you think about ‘what would’ve been if you just held on’, you’ll make yourself crazy.  But, unlike New York real estate, all is not lost in the car market.  There are still some real gems out there and I refuse to let you, my beloved reader, lose out...

Get Your Moto-Mojo Back: Mama’s 5 Easy Steps

A few weeks ago, I slipped a disc in my back.  It’s such a pathetic, middle-aged tale of woe, I wouldn’t dare bore you with the details.  But it’s painful as hell and makes it impossible for me to do two of my favorite things: drive aggressively and exercise.  As a result, I noticed something about myself as of late: I lost my mojo. The...