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1962 Lincoln Continental
Exterior Paint Colors

Of Lincoln's 20 colors, 14 were new for 1962

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PAINT COLOR CODE/NAME/(FORMULA; M-30J NUMBER)

A - Presidential Black (9000; M-30J-1724)
B - Royal Red Metallic (71110; M-30J-1368)
C - Oxford Gray Metallic* (32156; M-30J-1445)
D - Riviera Turquoise Metallic* (31921; M-30J-1070)
E - Bermuda Blue Metallic* (12164; M-30J-1269)
F - Powder Blue* (12147; M-30J-1226)
G - Silver Mink Metallic* (12497; M-30J-1446)
H - Nocturne Blue Metallic* (12547; M-30J-1544)
I - Castilian Green Metallic* (31842; M-30J-1459)
L - Teaberry* (71239; M-30J-1458)
M - Sultana White (8238; M-30J-1238)
N - Platinum (11683; M-30J-921)
P - Scotch Green Metallic* (42929; M-30J-1454)
R - Jamaica Yellow* (81324; M-30J-1456)
S - Highlander Green Metallic* (42925; M-30J-1453)
T - Champagne* (22110; M-30J-1543)
U - Velvet Turquoise Metallic* (12493; M-30J-1450)
V - Chestnut Metallic* (60392; M-30J-1470)
X - Black Cherry Metallic (50593; M-30J-1444)
Z - Desert Frost Metallic (21958; M-30J-1427)

*New color for 1962.
Note 1: The color N - Platinum is a very pale shade of blue.

Image: 1962 Lincoln Continental Sedan

Above: 1962 Lincoln Continental Sedan shown in Jamaica Yellow, paint code R.

Above right: 1962 Lincoln Continental Sedan shown in Presidential Black. paint code A.

The paint chips in the chart at right are representations only and should not be used as a basis to match original colors as they do not necessarily depict accurate paint colors.

Image: 1962 Lincoln Continental Sedan in Presidential Black

Image: 1962 Lincoln Continental paint chips Image: 1962 Lincoln Continental paint chips