Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 17

Thread: Paint Color

  1. #1

    Paint Color

    On the driver door post is the number "1810-1" I think this is the paint number. I have a 71S which has been repainted with a non-Porsche color of General Motors Indigo Blue. THe previous owner stated that the car was a dark blue. So does anyone know what color this car was. I will send for the Cof A but I want to know now. Thanks


  2. #2
    Registered User
    Join Date
    Mar 2004

    paint color

    i believe 1810 is albert blue

  3. #3
    Correct, Albert Blue
    Nick Moss - Early 911S #476 - RGruppe #318 -

  4. #4

    Paint color


    The indigo blue does look like that but has some metal flake in it. I need to decide if Go back to the original color or go wild like viper green. Need to see what my goal is.

  5. #5
    Originally posted by Arnie
    I need to decide if Go back to the original color or go wild like viper green.
    For a 71S, definitely go back to original. Looks bitchin', especially with tan interior. Many people confuse albert with dalmatian. Albert blue is the darker one, like this :
    Attached Images Attached Images  

  6. #6

    Don't get me wrong, I love Viper Green, but you just can't go wrong with an original color! I have seen Albert blue photos (other than the one posted) and it seems to be real nice. You have to be happy in the end, but think real hard before changing colors.

    BTW, what's your 71S vin. #, I'm 1214.

    All the best,
    Early 911S Reg #544

  7. #7
    Ian ,,,, that car looks more black than blue!!!! Are you sure you have the right picture?

    Regards Robert,,,,

    Here's a pic of my Albert blue 911....
    Attached Images Attached Images  

  8. #8

    Thumbs up

    That is a fine looking car. Like the color!

    Early S Registry #235
    rgruppe #111

  9. #9
    Originally posted by glaverbel911
    Ian ,,,, that car looks more black than blue!!!! Are you sure you have the right picture?
    Colour code of the car (72E) is #325 and it is still mainly original.
    A long while ago, Mark Waring told me that Albert blue is like royal navy blue.
    Attached Images Attached Images  

  10. #10
    See how dark is the blue car on the left and on the right in the picture (sherwood's) below? Need I say more?
    Attached Images Attached Images  

Similar Threads

  1. Paint Color
    By Jeff Sepahpour in forum Technical Info
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 05-22-2010, 08:39 AM
  2. What color paint...
    By platas in forum Technical Info
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 05-15-2008, 07:51 PM
  3. color of paint for 70 gas tank?
    By gary basil in forum Technical Info
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 03-04-2008, 02:07 PM
  4. paint color?
    By Flieger in forum General Info
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 09-05-2007, 03:32 PM
  5. what color to paint calipers?
    By rac4bux in forum Technical Info
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 11-08-2006, 01:28 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Message Board Disclaimer and Terms of Use
This is a public forum. Messages posted here can be viewed by the public. The Early 911S Registry is not responsible for messages posted in its online forums, and any message will express the views of the author and not the Early 911S Registry. Use of online forums shall constitute the agreement of the user not to post anything of religious or political content, false and defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, threatening, invasive of a person's privacy, or otherwise to violate the law and the further agreement of the user to be solely responsible for and hold the Early 911S Registry harmless in the event of any claim based on their message. Any viewer who finds a message objectionable should contact us immediately by email. The Early 911S Registry has the ability to remove objectionable messages and we will make every effort to do so, within a reasonable time frame, if we determine that removal is necessary.