HUBCAP # c14ford1983_5 This photo shows a 14 inch Ford hubcap for 1983 cars.
This 1983 Ford hubcap is for LTD models. This product is hubcap # c14ford1983_5. The above gallery images show the details of this attractive stainless steel design. Hence, a nice 14 inch LTD hubcap.
Following are design details. One design detail includes the 16 slots around the perimeter. The rest of the design includes a large chrome center area. In the very center is an embedded chrome Ford crest type emblem.
For this 1983 Ford hubcap , the weight is 1.7 pounds each. The wheel attachment method is a nice stainless steel clip design.
Our supply quantity, of this 14 inch LTD hubcap for 1983/6 time frame, has recently improved a lot. And, we need new and better images, to reflect this new supply. But the quality of this supply is now the very best. Nice design.
[An alternate design exists where the center emblem is black (vs chrome/silver) and is also a bit different. We don’t have any great inventory of this alternate at this time.]
If you find any of the above discussion a bit confusing, a great general article is under Hubcap Article. And under this article, more specific discussions include the following.
1 For the word “Hubcap”, a history and a definition article . This covers an interesting discussion of how hubcaps started out as an all metal construction that later transitioned to partial metal and plastic and then all plastic. The above 1983 Ford hubcap is an all metal design example.
2 Hubcap Identification Systems discussion. This covers the classic Hollander Numbering system and the newer Hubcap Hilton Numbering system. Hollander has many useful catalogs on cars … visit them at https://hollanderinterchange.net/catalog/ .
3 And finally, Hubcap Features …. which covers several features. This includes full size hubcap designs, wire wheel hubcap designs, various attachment (hubcap to wheel) designs, trim rings, and locking hardware.