Ditzler code 2251 - blue
This blue automotive paint color is most commonly known as Adriatic Blue. Another common paint color promotional name is Adria Blue. The color formulation has been used between 1970 and 1972, primarily by Volkswagen; but also by Porsche, Dr Pepper, Chrysler, and 7up. We have records of this color appearing only on the Chrysler Special Order / Fleet. See the full detailed list below.

2251 is a paint code for PPG (Pittsburgh Plate Glass) who has been providing automotive paints since 1924 (originally Ditzler Color Company subsidiary acquired in 1928). PPG/Ditzler codes in the 2000 to 9990 range were primarily used on new paint formulations from 1969 to 2003. They serve as a great way to track the usage of paint.


Example of the color Ditzler 2251
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Usage list of Ditzler paint code 2251 (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
ChryslerFleetDT8714Adriatic Blue1972 porsche
Fleet7upAdriatic Blue1972 porsche
FleetDr PepperAdriatic Blue
1970VolkswagenL50EAdria Bluealso Adriatic Blue
1971VolkswagenL50EAdriatic Bluealso Adria Blue
1972PorscheL50EAdriatic Blue
1972VolkswagenL50EAdriatic Blue

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 922510
RM/BASF : 799524

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