HUBCAP # c15merc1967_1 This photo shows a 15 inch Mercury hubcap for 1967 cars.
It is for Mercury models in 1967. This is hubcap # c15merc1967_1. The above gallery images show the details of this attractive stainless steel design.
The perimeter has 24 chrome lines in a black background around the outer perimeter. And, these chrome lines start in an outer valley and rise to a high flat top. Then, at the flat top, there is “MERCURY MERCURY” print around the top rim perimeter.
For this 1967 Mercury hubcap, the weight is about 2 pounds each. The wheel attachment method is a nice integral stainless steel multi-clip design.
Our supply quantity, of this 15 inch Mercury hubcap for 1967 time frame, is now fine. And, the quality of this supply varies a bit; but, we presently have a nice set of 4 with the very best quality.
See our Johnny Cash car article for a view of these hubcaps on a car.
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. 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.