HUBCAP # c15chry1977_2
This close up photo shows a 15 inch Dodge hubcap for 1977/81 cars. It is for Diplomat model. This is hubcap # c15chry1977_2 .
The above photos show the details of the design. Design details include an outer ring of 16 slots and then a small circular center piece with a Diplomat shield emblem.
For this 1977/81 Dodge hubcap , weight is about 3 pounds each. The wheel attachment method is an integral stainless steel clip design.
Nice high quality for this 15 inch Dodge hubcap for 1977/81 time period. Inventory level is ok.
There are three versions of this basic design with center emblem variations, including this design. They are as follows.
1st THIS DESIGN, hubcap # c15chry1977_2 with a Diplomat shield emblem.
2cd hubcap # c15chry1977_3 with a classic silver Chrysler “bird” symbol.
3rd hubcap # c15chry1977_4 with an all black emblem.
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.
2 Hubcap Identification Systems discussion. This covers the classic Hollander Numbering system and the newer Hubcap Hilton Numbering system.
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.