That's completely normal, you'll need to trim it to the desired width. If a hole is needing to be cut for seats, console, etc, it is always best to start with a small slice as a test fit.
Slices can be easily taped back together if they are in the wrong spot, holes cannot. Never use the old carpet as a template for the new one.
It is fine to reference it, but it should not be your guide for cutting. Online carpet color samples will give the general idea of the color of the carpet.
However, all computer monitors are different, which means the color may or may not be a match for your specific vehicle. Please make sure the carpet fits the floorpan before making any cuts or alterations. Once cut, glued, or altered, the carpet is no longer returnable.
This carpet is designed to match carpets used in most domestic vehicles manufactured before 1974. This carpet material is composed of 100% type 6,6 Nylon yarn called Raylon. It is tufted to a 1/8 gauge loop & contains 20 ounces of yarn per square yard.
It is dyed using the finest dyes available and tested for ozone humidity fading & light fastness. 1963-64 Ford Country Squire with Flat Front Floor Complete Carpet. This item is in the category "eBay Motors\Parts & Accessories\Car & Truck Parts & Accessories\Interior Parts & Accessories\Floor Mats, Carpets & Cargo Liners". The seller is "1aauto" and is located in this country: US.This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Republic of Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Montserrat, Turks and Caicos Islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam.