Ditzler code 9798 - black
This black automotive paint color is most commonly known as Beluga Black. Another common paint color promotional name is Caracal Black. The color formulation has been used between 1990 and 1999, primarily by Land Rover; but also by Range Rover. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Range Rover, Discovery, Freelander, and Defender. See the full detailed list below.

9798 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 9000 to 9999 range were used on new paint formulations from the late 1930's to 1968 in the general shade of black.


Example of the color Ditzler 9798
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Usage list of Ditzler paint code 9798 (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1990Land Rover416,PUEBeluga Black
1991Land Rover416,PUEBeluga Black
1992Land Rover416,PUEBeluga Black
1993Land Rover416,PUEBeluga Black
1994Land Rover416,PUEBeluga Black
1995Land Rover416,PUEBeluga BlackDefender Discovery Range-Rover SUV
1996Land Rover416,PUEBeluga BlackDiscovery Range-Rover
1997Land Rover416,PUECaracal BlackDefender Discovery Freelander Range-Rover
1997Land RoverDefender416,PUECaracal Black
1997Land RoverDiscovery416,PUECaracal Black
1997Land RoverFreelander416,PUECaracal Black
1997Land RoverRange Rover416,PUECaracal Black
1997Range RoverRange Rover416,PUECaracal Black
1998Land Rover416,PUE,910Beluga BlackDefender Discovery Freelander Range-Rover
1998Land RoverDefender416,PUE,910Beluga Black
1998Land RoverDiscovery416,PUE,910Beluga Black
1998Land RoverFreelander416,PUE,910Beluga Black
1998Land RoverRange Rover416,PUE,910Beluga Black
1998Range RoverRange Rover416,PUE,910Beluga Black
1999Land Rover416,PUE,910Beluga BlackDefender, Discovery, Freelander, Range Rover
1999Land RoverDefender416,PUE,910Beluga Black
1999Land RoverDiscovery416,PUE,910Beluga Black
1999Land RoverFreelander416,PUE,910Beluga Black
1999Land RoverRange Rover416,PUE,910Beluga Black
1999Range RoverRange Rover416,PUE,910Beluga Black

Paint Manufacturer Codes
Make/Year Code : 910, 416, PUE
PPG/Ditzler : 9798
Dupont : 99, 47600, F1495
RM/BASF : SA295.50, 21572
Glasurit : ROV-PUE, ARG-416

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