HUBCAP # c15buic1967_4 This is a 15 inch Buick hubcap for 1967/9 cars.
This 1967/9 Buick hubcap is for Buick models in about 1967. It is a 15 inch Buick hubcap, and it is also our hubcap # c15buic1967_4. It is a nice stainless steel design.
Design features include 6 slots between the outer rim and an inner smooth raised chrome ridge. In the very center is a smooth hub that has a plastic insert. The black plastic insert has a colored Buick “3-shield” emblem.
For this 1967/9 Buick hubcap, the weight is 2.2 pounds each. The wheel attachment method is a nice integral stainless steel multi-clip design.
The photo gallery provides you with a view of the design, and details of the appearance and dimensions. [The photo’s need improvement — soon.]
Our supply quantity, of this 15 inch Buick hubcap for 1966/9 time frame, is a bit limited. However, the quality of this supply is great.
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. The above product, the 1967/9 Buick hubcap, is an example of a basically metal design, but does have a plastic center.
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.