Type 3 Registry

Type 3 Technical Information

Karman Ghia Color Combinations

Models 343-346

From inception through 1965, the two-tone paint scheme was standard and single tone was always an option. From 1966 on, single-tone became the standard and two-tone the option.

September 1961 - July 1962, from introduction to Chassis No. 64 915
Paint - Body L 41 black
L 469 anthracite
L 456 ruby red
L 360 (12) sea blue
L 398 pacific
L 87 pearl white
Paint - Roof L 87 pearl white
L 87 pearl white
L 41 black
L 289 blue-white
L 289 blue-white
L 41 black
Upholstery - Cloth 57 red/silver beige 59 silver/silver beige 59 silver/silver beige 58 cerulean blue/
ice blue
62 turquoise/
ice blue
57 red/silver beige
Upholstery - leatherette 75 true red/
silver beige
76 derby grey/
silver beige
76 derby grey/
silver beige
77 sea blue/
ice blue
73 turquoise/
ice blue
75 true red/
silver beige
Wheel disc L 87 pearl white
L 289 blue-white
L 289 blue-white
L 87 pearl white
Hand brake lever L 469 anthracite
L 200 satin blue * hydrate green L 469 anthracite
Seat Frame L466 silver beige
* ice blue * ice blue L466 silver beige
Steering column tube L43 grey-black; rim L 41 black; *) no longer available

August 1962 up to July 1964, from Chassis No. 64 916 up to 483 592 - see [+]Brochure
Paint L 41 (10) black
L 469 anthracite
L 456 ruby red
L 360 (12) sea blue
L 87 pearl white
Paint - Roof L 87 pearl white
L 87 pearl white
L 41 (10) black
L 289 blue-white
L 41 (10) black
Upholstery - Cloth 61 red/silver beige
57 silver/silver beige
57 silver/silver beige
62 cerulean blue/
ice blue
61 red/silver beige
Upholstery - Cloth   61 red/silver beige
     
Upholstery - leatherette 75 brick red
75 silver beige
75 silver beige
77a ice blue
75 brick red
Upholstery - leatherette 79 black
75 brick red
79 black
79 black
79 black
Upholstery - leatherette   79 black
     
Paint L 532 (22) polar blue
L 571 (23) terra brown
L 560 (24) manila yellow
L 514 (25) emerald
L 398 pacific
Paint - Roof L 289 blue-white
L 87 pearl white
L 41 (10) black
L 289 blue-white
L 289 blue-white
Upholstery - Cloth 58 turquoise/ice blue
59 beige/light beige
60 manila/black
57 silver/silver beige
58 turquoise/ice blue
Upholstery - leatherette 77b ice blue
78 light beige
79 black
75 silver beige
77 ice blue
Upholstery - leatherette 79 black
79 black
  79 black
79 black
Wheel disc, rim L 41 black; steering column tube, hand brake lever L 43 grey-black; seat frame L 469 anthracite
Remarks: index a and b for door trim panels only

August 1964 up to July 1965, from Chassis No. 345 000 001 up to 345 220 883
Paint L 595 (09) fontana grey
L 594 (02) smoke grey
L 553 (04) henna red
L 544 (05) roulette green
L 582 (06) arcona white
Paint - Roof (standard) L 594 (02) smoke grey
L 595 (09) fontana grey
L 472 beige grey
L 87 pearl white
L 41 (10) black
Paint - Roof (optional) L 630 cobalt blue
L 87 pearl white
L 595 (09) fontana grey
L 595 (09) fontana grey
L 594 (02) smoke grey
Paint - Roof (optional) L 41 (10) black
L 472 beige grey
L 41 (10) black
L 41 (10) black
 
Paint - Roof (optional)     L 87 pearl white
L 289 blue-white
 
Upholstery - Cloth
Standard
68 slate
65 silver
68 slate
66 beige
66 beige
Upholstery - Cloth
Optional
61 brick red
61 brick red
65 silver
61 brick red
61 brick red
Cloth -optional 67 brown
66 beige
  65 silver
67 brown
Cloth -optional 69 marine
    67 brown
68 slate
Cloth -optional       68 slate
 
Upholstery -
leatherette standard
93 aero black
88 aero grey
93 aero black
89 aero beige
89 aero beige
Upholstery -
leatherette optional
90 aero brown
89 aero beige
88 aero grey
88 aero grey
90 aero brown
Leatherette-optional 91 aero red
91 aero red
  90 aero brown
91 aero red
Leatherette-optional 92 aero blue
    91 aero red
93 aero black
Leatherette-optional       93 aero black
 
Paint L 360 (12) sea blue
L 554 (03) cherry red
L 560 (24) manila yellow
L 568 (37) sea sand
L 288 (01) bermuda
Paint - Roof (standard) L 289 blue-white
L 472 beige grey
L 41 (10) black
L 87 pearl white
L 630 cobalt blue
Paint - Roof (optional) L 41 (10) black
L 595 (09) fontana grey
  L 594 (02) smoke grey
L 41 (10) black
Paint - Roof (optional)   L 41 (10) black
  L 41 (10) black
 
Paint - Roof (optional)   L 87 pearl white
     
Upholstery - Cloth
standard
65 silver
68 slate
68 slate
67 brown
69 marine
Upholstery - Cloth
optional
68 slate
65 silver
67 brown
68 slate
68 slate
Upholstery - Cloth
optional
88 aero grey
93 aero black
93 aero black
90 aero brown
92 aero blue
Upholstery -
leatherette optional
93 aero black
88 aero grey
88 aero grey
93 aero black
93 aero black
Wheel disc, rim L 41 black; steering column tube L 43 grey-black; hand brake lever, seat frame L 469 anthracite
August 1965 up to July 1966, from Chassis No. 346 000 001 up to 346 500 000 - see [+]Brochure
to Jan 1966
Ch. N. 346 147 892
from Feb 1966
Ch. N. 346 147 893
Paint L 41 (10) black
L 554 (03) cherry red
L 553 (04) henna red
L 582 (06) arcona white
L 282 (42) lotus white
Paint - Roof (optional) L 87 pearl white
L 41 (10) black
L 41 (10) black
L 41 (10) black
L 41 (10) black
Paint - Roof (optional) L 472 beige grey
L 472 beige grey
L 87 pearl white
   
Paint - Roof (optional)     L 472 beige grey
   
Upholstery - Cloth
standard
50 platinum repp.
50 platinum repp.
50 platinum repp.
51 teak repp.
51 teak repp.
Upholstery - Cloth
optional
  63 platinum repp./black
63 platinum repp./black
   
Upholstery -
leatherette standard
78 platinum
78 platinum
78 platinum
79 pigalle
79 pigalle
Upholstery -
leatherette optional
79 pigalle
80 black
80 black
80 black
80 black
Leatherette-optional 80 black
  81 balearic beige
81 balearic beige
81 balearic beige
Paint L 360 (12) sea blue
L 544 (05) roulette green
L 560 (24) manila yellow
L 568 (37) sea sand
L 288 (01) bermuda
Paint - Roof (optional) L 41 (10) black
L 41 (10) black
L 41 (10) black
L 41 (10) black
L 630 cobalt blue
Paint - Roof (optional) L 680 cumulus white
L 87 pearl white
  L 87 pearl white
L 41 (10) black
Upholstery - Cloth
standard
50 platinum repp.
50 platinum repp.
63 platinum repp./black
51 teak repp.
54 azure repp.
Upholstery - Cloth
optional
63 platinum repp./black
63 platinum repp./black
     
Upholstery -
leatherette standard
79 pigalle
78 platinum
80 black
79 pigalle
80 black
Upholstery -
leatherette optional
80 black
80 black
  80 black
 
Leatherette-optional   81 balearic beige
  81 balearic beige
 
Wheel disc, rim L 41 black; seat frame, gearshift, handbrake lever L 43 grey-black

August 1966 - July 1967, from Chassis No. 347 000 001 to 347 500 000
Paint Upholstery - Cloth Upholstery - Leatherette
L 41 (10) black
  73 light sand 66 91 india red
L 282 (42) lotus white
68 khaki brown 66 91 india red
74 khaki brown
L 620 (02) savannah beige
68 khaki brown 66 74 khaki brown  
L 288 (01) bermuda blue
67 blue 66 84 black  
L 70 K (45) vulcan grey
68 khaki brown 66 73 light sand 66  
L 10 K (24) castillian yellow
66 platinum 66 84 black  
L 544 (05) roulette green
68 khaki brown 66 73 light sand 66  
L 50 K (47) neptune blue
66 platinum 66 84 black  
L 554 (03) cherry red
66 platinum 66 84 black  
Wheel disc, rim L 41 black; steering column tube, seat frame, handbrake lever L 43 grey-black

August 1967 - July 1968, from Chassis No. 348 000 001 to 348 500 000
Paint Upholstery - Cloth Upholstery - Leatherette
L 41 (10) black
12 dogtooth khaki 68 42 indian red 68
31 light sand 68
L 282 (42) lotus white
10 dogtooth platinum 68 42 indian red 68
43 black 68
L 288 (01) bermuda blue
10 dogtooth platinum 68 43 black 68
42 indian red 68
L 70 F (19) chinchilla
12 dogtooth khaki 68 32 khaki brown 68
43 black 68
L 80 K (06) gobi beige
12 dogtooth khaki 68 32 khaki brown 68
43 black 68
L 61 K (04) pine green
12 dogtooth khaki 68 32 khaki brown 68
31 light sand 68
L 50 F (23) regatta blue
10 dogtooth platinum 68 43 black 68
31 light sand 68
L 30 K (56) velour red
10 dogtooth platinum 68 43 black 68
31 light sand 68
L 554 (03) cherry red
10 dogtooth platinum 68 43 black 68
31 light sand 68
Wheel disc, rim L 41 black; steering column tube, seat frame, handbrake lever L 43 grey-black

August 1968 - July 1969, from Chassis No. 349 000 001 to 349 500 000
Paint Upholstery - Cloth Upholstery - Leatherette
L 90 C (63) toga white
10 dogtooth platinum 68 40 black 68
47 gala red 69
L 31 K (65) sunset
10 dogtooth platinum 68 31 light sand 68
40 black 68
L 11 K (64) oriole yellow
10 dogtooth platinum 68 32 khaki brown 68
40 black 68
L 62 K (59) cypress green
12 dogtooth khaki 68 31 light sand 68
32 khaki brown 68
L 51 K (55) chrome blue
10 dogtooth platinum 68 40 black 68
 
L 554 (03) cherry red
10 dogtooth platinum 68 31 light sand 68
40 black 68
Wheel disc, rim L 41 black; steering column tube, seat frame, handbrake lever L 43 grey-black

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