The first Black Rootes in our paint database was in 1960, with one black paint shade named Embassy Black. Embassy Black was offered on a Rootes from 1960 to 1976.|
The last offering of Black on a Rootes in our paint database was in 1976, with one shade of black paint named Embassy Black.
In our database we found 17 offerings of Black in 17 of the 24 production years of the Rootes (1960-1983).
We have included all very dark shades of charcoal and any color with "Black" in its name as originally specified by the manufacturer. Strangely, looking through the paint codes of Black, there has been very few shades/formula unlike White which has many. Below is a list of all offerings of Black on a Rootes in our database with examples where we've found them. Click on the example or manufacturing code for more information.