HUBCAP # c15chev1970_8 This photo shows a 1968/83 Chevy hubcap of 15 inch size.
This 15 inch Chevy hubcap is for Blazer/Jimmy, Chevrolet Van, Pickups, and many Suburban models from roughly 1968 to 1983. This hubcap has a solid center with a Chevy bowtie symbol. Hence, this is a 1968/83 Chevy hubcap and is our hubcap # c15chev1970_8.
The above gallery photos show the details of the all stainless steel design. Design details includes 5 decorative lug nuts at the outer perimeter rim area. The main hubcap is a smooth chrome dome area; and, in the center itself, there is a hub geometry with a gold Chevy bowtie symbol on a black back ground.
For this 1968/83 Chevy hubcap, the weight is 3.8 pounds each. The wheel attachment is a nice integral stainless steel multi-clip system.
Our supply quantity, for this 15 inch Chevy hubcap for 1968/83 time frame, is very good. And, the quality of this supply is the very best possible. Nice design with a Chevy bowtie symbol in the solid center.
[ An alternate of this basic design is hubcap # c15chev1970_9 . This alternate has “GMC” as an emblem at the hub top. Inventory is also great. See the comparison image for an illustration of differences.
Another similar hubcap, but with a center hub hole, is hubcap # c15chev1970_7.]
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. [For instance, the above product (15 inch Chevy hubcap, and specifically 1968/83 Chevy hubcap) is an all metal design.] Then, later, construction slowly transitioned to a partial metal and plastic designs. And, then, with time 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. 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.