HUBCAP # c15buic1980_4

$ 30.00 EACH

Featuring a 1980/7 Buick hubcap of 15 inch size.   Main area is a fairly flat and smooth chrome area; with a dark narrow valley profile at the rim.  A Buick medallion on a black emblem is in the vary center.  Hollander interchange reference number is 1097.    Hubcap # c15buic1980_4.

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front and rear view of hubcap # c15buic1980_4HUBCAP # c15buic1980_4      This is a 15 inch Buick hubcap for 1980/7 cars.

This 1980/7 Buick hubcap is for Park Avenue and Electra models.  It is a 15 inch Buick hubcap, and it is also our hubcap # c15buic1980_4.    It is a nice stainless steel design.

Design features include a narrow deep valley ring around the very outer perimeter.  In this valley are many black rib attachments.  Then a large chrome surface, with distinctly no rings [see alternate below], extends to a plastic insert in the center.  The insert  has a black background  and a Buick medallion emblem.

For this 1980/7 Buick hubcap, the weight is 2.7 pounds each.  The wheel attachment method is a carbon steel ring clip design.

The gallery images provide you with a view of the design, and details of the appearance and dimensions.  [These images are poor quality – will update in future.]

Our supply quantity, of this 15 inch Buick hubcap for 1980/7 time frame, is very low.  However, the quality of this supply is great.

[An alternate has rings on the chrome surface and is hubcap # c15buic1980_3 .  Also low in quantity.]


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 1980/7 Buick hubcap, is an example of a metal design.

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 .

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.

Additional information

Weight2.7 lbs
Dimensions17 × 17 × 6 in


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