Ditzler code IM1063 - red
This red automotive paint color is most commonly known as Toga Maroon. Other common color promotional names include Capital Maroon, Almora Beige, and Verona Brown. The color formulation has been used between 1928 and 1933, primarily by Auburn; but also by Chrysler, Dodge, Pontiac, Buick, Oldsmobile, and Reo. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Dodge, Pontiac, Buick, and Oldsmobile. See the full detailed list below.

IM1063 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 starting with the letters "IM" indicate Ditz-Lac colored lacquers and polychromatics (fine aluminum powder added) and were used before 1940.


Example of the color Ditzler IM1063
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Usage list of Ditzler paint code IM1063 (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1928DodgeDodgeToga MaroonS-2 Convertible Coupe fenders with Mellobeige lower and upper
1929ChryslerToga Maroon
1929DodgeDodgeToga MaroonS-2 Convertible Coupe fenders with Mellobeige lower and upper
1930BuickBuickCapital Maroonlower, also Toga Maroon
1930ChryslerToga Maroonalso beads and molding
1931AuburnToga MaroonCord Sedan and Brougham body (Black raised-portions wheels, Gold stripe)
1931Auburn12Toga MaroonAuburn 8-98A Custom Sedan, Brougham, Coupe, body fenders (Black raised-portions wheels, Gold stripe)
1931Auburn13Toga MaroonAuburn 8-98A Custom Phaeton, Sedan, Cabriolet body fenders (Carmine IM57 raised-portions wheels stripe)
1931BuickBuickCapital Maroon
1931PontiacPontiac2051Toga Maroon
1932OldsmobileOldsmobile507Verona Brownroof and rear quarter panel, sport coupe
1932PontiacPontiacToga Maroon
1933ReoAlmora BeigeS-2 Convertible Coupe fenders with Mellobeige lower and upper

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : IM1063
Dupont : 246-3954
Acme/Rogers : 244-3954, 246-3954

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