1956 Thunderbird Fiesta Red paint
This red automotive paint color is most commonly known as Fiesta Red. Another common paint color promotional name is Red. The color formulation has been used between 1956 and 1971, primarily by Ford; but also by Fender. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Ford Special Order / Fleet, Thunderbird, and Fairlane. See the full detailed list below.

The short model/year code for this paint on a Thunderbird in 1956, is K. The longer Ford paint manufacturing code is M0530 or M0530A. Ford production paint codes starting with M are usually followed by a 4 digit number and the letter "A" indicating its an exterior paint. The same code ending in the letter "G" is common for interior paints. These longer manufacturing codes are useful for tracking paint usage.

Example of 1956 Thunderbird Fiesta Red
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Usage list 1956 Thunderbird Fiesta Red paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1956FordKFiesta Red
1956FordFairlaneKFiesta Red
1956FordFleetM0530Redalso WT4324, special order
1956FordFleetM0530Redalso WT4324 and MX707502, special order
1956FordThunderbirdKFiesta Red
1960FleetFenderFiesta Red
1964FordFleetMX707502RedDupont form A-33538-20M-12-63
1966FleetFenderFiesta Red
1971FordFleetWT4324RedDitzler PPG Form7163, also M0530

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 70618
Dupont : 93-59548Z, 246-59548H, 2219H, 59548, 93-59548H
Acme/Rogers : 7941, 7940A

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