Your Future Car Could Have One Of These Amazingly Bright Colors

Are you near a window? Good. Is it near a road? Okay, great. Look out that window for me. If your're looking at most American roads or parking lots, chances are disappointingly good that the sea of cars you're observing, face smushed against the glass, is largely composed of neutral colors. Silvers, whites, greys,… » 11/30/12 4:00pm 11/30/12 4:00pm

Safety or Value? The White Car Conundrum

According to a study carried out in Australia by the RAC Foundation, white cars are the least likely to be involved in accidents. Other light-colored vehicles also tended to be involved in less-severe crashes, while vehicles of a darker hue were 12% more likely to be caught in a wreck. Interestingly, silver was one… » 7/11/07 4:45pm 7/11/07 4:45pm

Blue Is this Season's Smoky Lilac: Car Colors in 2009

Automakers just got an eyeful of the colors auto paint supplier PPG Industries know will be popular in 2009, and the verdict is in: "yellows and oranges will be richer and warmer; reds will glow in deep shades of cranberry and wine, and dark brown will make a comeback." Crap, and we were hoping Candy Apple Grey would… » 10/27/05 12:38pm 10/27/05 12:38pm