1966 Shelby Mustang

1966 Mustang Color Information

Exterior & Interior Colors, Numbers & Trim Codes

1966 Mustang Colors

While we already outlined all the colors for the 1966 Mustang in our in depth guide, we know that some people just need more detail. This page is for those people. Below we have all the color options for the 1966 Mustang, including exterior colors, interior colors and other color-related options. We have also included a helpful 1966 Mustang color chart too.

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Exterior 1966 Mustang Colors & Codes

Below is a list of exterior colors, colors codes, samples, paint codes and PPG codes for the 1966 Mustang. There were 18 exterior paint colors for the 1966 Ford Mustang. Note that the trunk spatter finish is Black and White on Gray Brown, DX-1756 (PPG). It is hard to see the colors on the web, so we decided to include the 1966 Mustang color chart below the codes table for reference. Below that is a second ’66 Mustang color chart with PPG numbers too.

In addition to regular colors, special additional colors offered were: Palomino Metallic, Medium Silver Metallic, Maroon Metallic, Silver Blue Metallic & Light Beige.

1966 Mustang Color Chart

1966 Mustang Color Chart

1966 Mustang PPG / Ditzler Colors


1966 Mustang Interior Colors & Trim Codes

The following were the interior trim options. During the first Mustang generation, the interior materials used changed all the time. That means that “blue vinyl” from two adjacent years might look different. This isn’t just because of the dye, but also the vinyl’s texture.

1966 Mustang Interior Color Chart

1966 Mustang Interior Color Chart

1966 Mustang Convertible Top Colors

Convertible top colors were either black or white as standard. Obviously these days you can get 1966 Mustang convertible tops in any color you can think of.

Leave As Neutral Parts

These are parts meant to stay neutral in color on the ’66 Mustang. Leave these as neutral parts. sand or bead blast and phosphate or coat with clear acrylic.

Leave As Chassis Black

The following parts should be painted chassis black on the ’66 Mustang.