HUBCAP # w14chev1965_1 This photo shows a 1963/6 Chevy wire hubcap of 14 inch size.
This 14 inch Chevy wire hubcap is for Chevrolet Passenger, Chevrolet Van, Chevelle, Chevy II, and Corvair models in about 1963 to 1966. Hence, It is 1963/6 Chevy wire hubcap. This specific design is our hubcap # w14chev1965_1.
The above gallery images show the hubcap details. First note that the design is of the stainless steel. Secondly note the purely radial wire geometry. Third, there is a 3 prong spinner with a Chevy bowtie symbol at its center. Lastly, note the back design has 8 long oval holes in its back plate.
For this 1963/6 Chevy hubcap, the weight is 6.3 pounds each. And, the photos show the wheel attachment method that uses a carbon steel ring clip design.
The original design had no lock option, hence no locking hardware is included in this scope.
Our supply quantity, of this 14 inch Chevy wire hubcap, is now decreased to LOW. However, the quality of this supply is the very best. Our hubcap # w14chev1965_1 is a great design
[ The closest alternative design is w14chev1965_2, where the only difference is that a black plate (under the wires) is chrome in this alternative. Our inventory is presently a set of 4 and the web page for this design is now completed.
Other alternates — but all with very low quantity of supply — are as follows. Similar basic designs, but without the spinner, are hubcap # w14chev1967_1 for which we have a very low inventory quantity; and hubcap # w14olds1967_1 for which our inventory is gone ; and also hubcap # w14olds1965_1 with very limited supply for this OLDSMOBILE supply]
If you find any of the above discussion a bit confusing, a great general article is under Hubcap Data. And, more specific discussions, in this article, include the following topics.
1 History and definition article on the word “Hubcap” . The article covers an interesting discussion of how hubcaps started out as an all metal construction. Then, later, construction slowly transitioned to a partial metal and plastic designs. And, eventually with time, a basically all plastic construction appeared.
2 Hubcap Identification Systems . This article covers the classic Hollander Numbering system. And the newer Hubcap Hilton Numbering system is also covered. Hollander has many useful catalogs on cars … visit them at https://hollanderinterchange.net/catalog/ .
3 Hubcap Features . This article covers several full size hubcap designs and wire wheel designs. Also covered are various detail attachment (hubcap to wheel) designs, trim rings, and locking hardware. [Hence, the above product (14 inch Chevy wire hubcap and specifically 1963/6 Chevy wire hubcap) falls into a “wire wheel design” discussion and also a “no locking hardware” discussion.]