Roadside America: A tribe of fiberglass titans, 14 to 25 feet tall, stands watch along the vibrant roadside landscape. The first statues that we spotted held big car mufflers, so we named them "Muffler Men." You can help discover more!
- Hayward's Happy Halfwit Hollywood
- Weaponized Bunyan, Hayward, CA
- American Giants Ep. 7
- Brawny Men of San Francisco Bay
Check for recent eyewitness tips and leads on Muffler Men, Uniroyal Gals and their ilk.
Learn the types and characteristics of classics, hybrids, mutants -- their postures, their accessories, and their imitators. Hone your spotter skills!
Sure we have a sparkly map, but you can still view the original tracking chart for details from our research and travelers' reports across the continent since we first created the Muffler Men Home Page in 1996.
Where do they come from? Our interview with someone who really knows the "Origin of the Species."
Friend or foe? Biding their time for 50 years, true intent and machinations are still hazy to the non-fiberglass population.
Muffler Man Gifts and Gear : T-shirts, mugs, and other swag.