1949 Studebaker 8240 paint
1949 paint by Studebaker with short manufacturer/year paint code of 8240. This red automotive paint color is most commonly known as Ruby Glow Red. Another common paint color promotional name is Cherokee Red. The color formulation has been used between 1946 and 1949, primarily by Studebaker; but also by Company Fleet Vehicles. See the full detailed list below. The most common Glow metallic named paints was in the early 1970's by Ford.

The one Company/Organization with Fleet Vehicles using this color is: Studebaker Truck.

The short make/year code for this paint on a 3185 in 1949, is 8240. The code 8240 is unique to this paint color formulation for this year; therefore, the code can be used along with the manufacturer and year to specify the paint. For example: "8240 1949 Studebaker".


Example of 1949 Studebaker 8240
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Usage list 1949 Studebaker 8240 paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1946FleetStudebaker TruckRuby Glow Red
1946StudebakerTruckV-AA,7927Ruby Glow Red
1947FleetStudebaker TruckRuby Glow Red
1948FleetStudebaker TruckCherokee Red
1948FleetStudebaker TruckRuby Glow Red
1949FleetStudebaker TruckCherokee Red
1949StudebakerTruck8240Cherokee Redformerly Ruby Glow Red

Paint Manufacturer Codes
Make/Year Code : 7927, 8240, V-AA
PPG/Ditzler : 70183
Dupont : 93-23817R

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