Originally Posted by DanTwoLakes
Sorry, but there is no vinyl, premium or not, that will outlast good quality leather or look or feel like good quality leather. That includes Ultraleather type 100% polyurethane faced products, which I have stopped using altogether in cars. They do cost less, but beyond that leather beats leather substitutes hands down.
Thanks Dan...This is great information and I do respect your opinion. I've been told by many upholstery people the opposite and always had my doubts. As I said, I respect your opinion and will use leather on my builds whenever the budget allows (sometimes the customer dictates).