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    Dark grey or white

    Hi all

    I知 in the market for a new car. Specifically, I am going to buy an i30N (big wait list here in Aus if I go the hatch and not the sedan). I currently have a black car and while I love it, I swore never again (like everyone). Just scratches too easy and gets dirty very quickly. I put Gyeon Pure on and it about 8 months ago and it looks awesome. I値l also probably be getting the front PPF壇 as I plan on keeping this car a while and for it to be my track toy as well as daily.

    The two colors I知 deciding between are white and dark knight (dark metallic grey). Normally I only like some cars in white but this one looks good with the dark wheels, red trim and calipers in my view. I can稚 decide which I like the look of more. In terms of maintenance, white wins hands down of course but I don稚 think it pops as much, which is important for those of us in this hobbie. I don稚 have much experience with dark metallic grey like this so I was wondering what people think would be like to maintain? My thoughts are it will hide defects/swirls better, but present the same problems with trying to keep it clean as black does?

    Also, what痴 everyone痴 thoughts on which color you like?






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    Re: Dark grey or white

    That Dark Knight is sharp!
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    Re: Dark grey or white

    Grey
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    Re: Dark grey or white

    I am partial to grey.

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    Re: Dark grey or white

    I agree grey for the pop. White is boring and hard to make it pop.

    White looks like a commercial delivery truck.

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    Re: Dark grey or white

    I will never own anything other than white- dark colors look dirty faster
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    Re: Dark grey or white

    I have a white metallic and blue metallic I maintain right now. I would need to make some serious investment in lighting to find the swirls on that white metallic. I know they're there but I can't find them. Dark grey or white

    On the blue metallic the swirls smack me in the face daily. For that reason alone I'm moving towards white on black wheels.



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    Re: Dark grey or white

    Get white. It’ll be much easier to hide in the crowd and you won’t have to worry about making it pop - save a lot of time detailing

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    Re: Dark grey or white

    Colors are a very personal choice. Everything I own now is black and black is my favorite color... But if I were to choose a color besides black, it would be white.

    And I'm talking straight white and straight black... No metallics.

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    Re: Dark grey or white

    I'd suggest a silver metallic.

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