Series MM

Colour
Introduced
Discontinued
BMC Code
ICI Code
Platinum Grey Sep 1948 (501) Sep 1950 (63326) N/A *3 0123
Romain Green Oct 1948 (510) Sep 1950 (63489) N/A 0095
Black 1 Oct 1948 (528) - *2 BLK *1 N/A
Maroon 'A' Dec 1948 (949) Jun 1950 (49717) RD8 2473
Mist Green Sep 1950 (63542) Jun 1952 (151267) N/A 2383
Gascoyne Grey Sep 1950 (63617) Jul 1952 (153743) N/A 2783
Thames Blue Sep 1950 (63706) May 1952 (147638) N/A 2382
Clarendon Grey Jun 1952 (149038)   - GR6 2508
Empire Green Jul 1952 (151845)   - GN22 2509
Birch Grey Jul 1952 (154129)   - GR3 2758
Maroon Feb 1953 (177640)   - RD8 2473
*1 Black continued in use on saloon and convertibles until 1970
*2 A dash denotes that the colour continued in use on 803cc Series II models.
*3 N/A = not available
Cars were finished in cellulose paints prior to RHD#2117 and LHD#5855 on two-door saloons and RHD#3871 and LHD#6255 on tourers. Cars after this were finished in either synthetic or Synobel paint.