At Permian Basin Transmission we have been Odessa, Texas’s top transmission shop for over 30 years! Over the years we have been proud to call Odessa, Texas home! Not only is this our home but it’s also the home of a local celebrity, Jack Ben Rabbit.
While driving through Odessa, Texas, or driving on your way to see us here at Permian Basin Transmission there’s a good chance you’ll run across the 8-foot statue of Jack Ben Rabbit. In total there are 37 other Jamboree Jackrabbits in the city standing 6-foot tall each. What are Jamboree Jackrabbits? Jamboree Jackrabbits are colorful cottontail sculptures strategically placed on the corners in the city. The artist painted them to reflect the cultural identity of each area. The idea was in efforts to boost cultural tourism to the area in 2004 and gave the artist the opportunity to voice their impressions of Odessa.
Jack Ben Rabbit has become the most photographed and often referred to as the main Jackrabbit in the city. You can find Jack Ben Rabbit on 8th Avenue only about 15 minutes away from us here at Permian Basin Transmission. Jack Ben has been on road trips to be part of Texas Festival at Six Flags over Texas in Arlington, Jim Beam created a decanter in his likeness, he has even been kidnapped and returned. Jack Ben Rabbit has had quite the adventures.
This gold metal wearing rabbit offers a cultural insight into the Odessans and offers a unique attraction for tourists. Jack Ben Rabbit also has quite the story to go along with him. Making him a staple of our Odessa Texas Community. So, if you are ever in the neighborhood, stop by 8th Avenue and give our old Jack Ben Rabbit a visit.
While you're visiting us here in Odessa, we hope you don't face any automotive issues, but if you do come to Permian Basin Transmission right away! Our team of certified technicians will be ready to diagnose and repair any issues you might be facing. We know that if you're on vacation you want it to be as stressfree as possible, that's why we will get you taken care of as quickly as possible. We are proud to serve those driving in Odessa, Abilene, Midland, and Andrews, Texas. Call or come by Permian Basin Transmission today and let us take care of you!