HUBCAP # c14pont1987_4
This photo shows a 14 inch Pontiac hubcap made for Bonneville models in roughly 1987 thru 1988. This is hubcap # c14pont1987_4 . The above gallery of images show the details of this interesting plastic design. There are 5 groups of 4 angle slots around the perimeter. The rest of the hubcap is a smooth silver surface with a “PONTIAC” embed as an emblem.
For this late 1980’s Pontiac hubcap , the weight is about 2.6 pounds each. The wheel attachment method is by 5 multi point metal clip design.
Inventory is limited in quantity, but the quality is about the very best. A really attractive 14 inch Pontiac hubcap 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. That later transitioned to a partial metal and plastic designs. And, then, an 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.
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.