The Illustrated Corvette Wheel Guide, Part 2 Photo Gallery
For buyers who preferred a slightly tamer appearance, the '68 model offered the "Bright Metal Wheel Cover" option for just $57.95. The following year, the optional hubcap was renamed the "Deluxe Wheel Cover." This design remained a low-cost option from 1968 to 1973. The '73 model was the last Corvette to offer a full hubcap.