Films: 1973 Ford Maverick: Miss Maverick
Made To Drive | S15 E1
Amilcar Pégase G36: Joie de Vivre
Become a Member,
Watch the Full Episode

Become a Petrolicious Member to access exclusive content, our new printed magazine - Drive Tastefully Quarterly, member pricing in the P Shop, access to events and more.

Learn more
Made To Drive | S15 E01

1973 Ford Maverick: Miss Maverick

Build it, make it faster, break it, figure out how to fix it, and then make it faster again.
View Comments
Up Next
Made To Drive

Leave a Reply

6 Comment threads
0 Thread replies
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
6 Comment authors
Gary DrewRobert in LA2002Red996Armando ParedesScott A Recent comment authors
newest oldest most voted
Gary Drew
Gary Drew

Great film – nice tone to it.
BUT also the Maverick genuinely is a great looking car – I’d say better than the Mustang styling. I was a big fan of Pro-stock style Mavericks in the 80s; this reminds me that there should be more of them in use!

Robert in LA
Robert in LA

Lovely video. A great reminder that happiness lies in finding your event in life, that one thing at which you want to excel, and mastering it. And what other people choose, or think of your choice, is pretty much irrelevant. Thank you Tess.


While I’m not into drag racing, I loved this video. Really took me back to the 70’s , and makes me see how under appreciated Mavericks were back then (I had a 72 Mustang so I looked down on them!) Tess talked about being born with talent, I don’t think it’s talent one is born with, I believe it is a genetic predisposition for the need for gasoline fumes. I go on the Blueridge Parkway a lot with my cars and bikes and to to a winery to eat. Just before the entrance there is an old house with several… Read more »


Tess, wheelie bars please. Your going to flip that thing one day!

Scott A
Scott A

that was really good.
it reminded me of the “fastest car” series on netflix.
people that have found their thing, and make the most of it.

Dennis White
Dennis White

This girl is making me feel a little inadequate this morning!