Beaumont, Texas: Muffler Man - Happy Half Wit

A muscle-bound giant with an Alfred E. Neuman head holds an equally beefed up muffler.

Drive Away Motors

830 S. 11th St., Beaumont, TX
Drive Away Motors, on Eleventh Street, at the intersection of Stagg Drive, across the street from the Medical Center.
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Halfwit Muffler Man.

Muffler Man - Happy Half Wit

He's still here, as he has been for all of my 44 years. Ken's Muffler Shop is no more. The business is now "Drive Away Motors," and I fear for the Muffler Man's future.

[Jesse, 04/04/2018]


Muffler Man - Happy Half Wit

Still looking happy -- and actually holding a muffler.

[Roger Sleight, 12/31/2014]

Of course he's happy; he's doing what he was born to do.

Halfwit Muffler Man of Beaumont.

Muffler Man - Happy Half Wit

Looks like he's been freshly painted again!

[Bonnie Labdi, 05/10/2012]
Muffler Man - Happy Half Wit

He is in good shape, even after two hurricanes back to back. It is just a long block off the interstate and easy to get back on the freeway.

[Kim, 02/26/2010]

Beaumont's Half Wit.

Muffler Man - Halfwit

After surviving Hurricane Rita this gentle giant still stands in front of Ken's Muffler in Beaumont, TX. The Halfwit has spiffy new duds! He was recently painted.

[Angie Cates, 06/22/2007]

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