A hubcap, wheel cover or wheel trim is a decorative disk on an automobile wheel
that covers at least a central portion of the wheel, called the hub. An automobile
hubcap is used to cover the wheel h...
Jan 1, 2010 ... I am having a philosophical debate with my father that I hope you can offer some
closure on. About two years ago, my 2007 Toyota Matrix lost a ...
says they're decorative these days, and empathizes with your pothole pain ...
Oct 7, 2015 ... Hubcaps serve a number of different purposes on your car, some aesthetic,
others functional, and while they're not a crucial part of your ...
Jan 8, 2010 ... TOM: The other function hubcaps serve is to protect the wheel nuts and wheel
bolts from getting rusty and corroded, which can make the nuts ...
A hubcap, or wheel cover, is a decorative piece that covers the center area of an
automobile tire. Hubcaps are used primarily for aesthetic reasons. However ...
Mar 18, 2010 ... Like neckties, hubcaps once served a purpose that has generally been obscured
by the passage of time. Now they are an adornment and an ...
Many styles of wheel covers and hubcaps have chromed simulated lug nuts
which are non functional. The sole purpose for simulated lug nuts is to improve
To the best of my knowledge, hub caps or wheel trims only serve an aesthetic
purpose. The wheels that typically have hub caps fitted are ugly, black and util...
Apr 10, 2015 ... Hubcaps just snap on to the rims. ... Hubcaps are flimsy plastic and are about 1/2-
1 inch thick and provide ... What's the purpose of a hubcap?