HUBCAP # c15ford1972_3 This photo shows a 15 inch Ford hubcap for 1971/89 vehicles.
This 1971/89 Ford hubcap is basically for all Ford Pickup and Van models, some Ford Passenger models, and Torino models. It is our hubcap # c15ford1972_3 ; and it is a 15 inch Ford hubcap. The gallery images show the details of this attractive stainless steel design.
Following are design details. The design has 46 dark depressions about the outer perimeter recessed area. The center area has both a large smooth chrome dome area; and there is a plastic insert at the very center. The center area includes a FORD MOTOR COMPANY imprint in a ring around the insert. The insert is black with a wide Ford shield emblem.
For this 1971/89 Ford hubcap 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 Ford hubcap for 1971/89 time frame, is fine. And, the quality of this supply is the very best.
[ And many variations / options arise; so we list them all, including this design in the following inclusive list.
1st This Design hubcap # c15ford1972_3 w no line thru shield and a plastic insert.
And designs w/ a line thru shield and no plastic insert and additionally have the following.
2cd alternate hubcap # c15ford1972_4 w/ black center and small stem hole.
3rd alternate hubcap # c15ford1972_5 w/ chrome center and a large stem hole.
4th alternate hubcap # c15ford1972_6 w/ black center and a large stem hole.
And, an option, to use these 15″ hubcaps on 16” wheels, a trim ring must be used. This trim ring is hubcap # r16ford1972_9 .]
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. The above 1971/89 Ford hubcap is an example of an all metal design.
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.