1963 GM Riverside Red paint
This red automotive paint color is most commonly known as Roman Red. Other common color promotional names include Riverside Red, Tampico Red, Cardinal Red, Mandalay Red, Red, and Seminole Red. The color formulation has been used between 1959 and 1996, primarily by Chevrolet; but also by GM, Buick, Pontiac, Gibson Corvette, Chrysler, Oldsmobile, Gibson Firebird, and Cadillac. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Corvette, Chevrolet, Buick, Corvair, Nova, Pontiac, Chrysler Special Order / Fleet, Oldsmobile, ChevyII, Tempest, and Cadillac. See the full detailed list below.

The short model/year code for this paint in 1963, is 923. The longer GM paint manufacturing code, sometimes called the "Fisher paint code", is WA2622. The longer Chrysler paint manufacturing code, sometimes called the "Dodge Truck paint code" is DT3280. These longer manufacturing codes are useful for tracking paint usage.

Example of 1963 GM Riverside Red
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Usage list 1963 GM Riverside Red paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1959BuickBuickLTampico Red
1959CadillacCadillac50Seminole Red
1959ChevroletChevrolet923Roman Red
1959ChevroletCorvette506ARoman Red
1959GMLTampico Red
1959OldsmobileOldsmobileLCardinal Red
1959PontiacPontiacLMandalay Red
1960BuickBuickVTampico Redalso interior color named simply Red
1960ChevroletChevrolet923Roman Red
1960ChevroletCorvair923Roman Red
1960ChevroletCorvette506ARoman Red
1960GMVTampico Red
1961BuickBuickVTampico Redalso interior color named simply Red
1961ChevroletChevrolet923Roman Red
1961ChevroletCorvair923Roman Red
1961ChevroletCorvette506Roman Red
1961GMVTampico Red
1962BuickBuickVCardinal Red
1962ChevroletChevrolet923Roman Red
1962ChevroletChevyII923Roman Red
1962ChevroletCorvair923Roman Red
1962ChevroletCorvette923Roman Red
1962ChevroletNova923Roman Red
1962GMVCardinal Red
1962PontiacPontiacVMandalay Red
1962PontiacTempestVMandalay Red
1963ChevroletCorvette923Riverside Red
1963ChevroletNova923Riverside Red
1963FleetGibson FirebirdCardinal Red1963-69
1963GM923Riverside Red
1964ChevroletCorvette923Riverside Red
1964ChevroletNova923Riverside Red
1964GM923Riverside Red
1983ChryslerFleetDT3280RedDitzler PPG Form 8302
1995FleetGibson CorvetteRiverside Red1963 Corvette Sting Ray model
1996FleetGibson CorvetteRoman Red1960 Corvette model

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 70961
Dupont : 886-93037LH, 93-93037H, 2931LH, 2931, 886-93037, 93-93037, 886-93037H
Acme/Rogers : 8795
Sherwin Williams : 5386
RM/BASF : 1138, A1138R

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