Ditzler code IM1565 - red
This red automotive paint color is most commonly known as Wenonah Maroon. Another common paint color promotional name is Yorkshire Maroon. The color formulation has been used between 1936 and 1938, primarily by Pontiac; but also by Chevrolet. See the full detailed list below.

IM1565 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 IM1565
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Usage list of Ditzler paint code IM1565 (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1936PontiacPontiac2118Wenonah Maroon
1937PontiacPontiac2202Wenonah Maroon
1938ChevroletChevrolet224Yorkshire Maroon
1938PontiacPontiac2212Wenonah Maroon

Paint Manufacturer Codes
Make/Year Code : 2202, 2118, 224, 2212
PPG/Ditzler : IM1565
Dupont : 246-6789M, 93-3462M, 246-6789

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