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car paint choice

PostPost by: el torro » Tue Jun 09, 2015 5:06 pm

My 1973 130/5 was originally cirius White,sprayer thinks it would look great in pearl metallic white,any thoughts out there,I am for originality
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PostPost by: Rob P » Tue Jun 09, 2015 5:42 pm

I'm not a purist but I do feel that they look better in standard paint rather than metellics.
Just personal choice
Simplify and add lightness

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PostPost by: lotustastic » Wed Jun 10, 2015 5:03 am

I think old elans look great in bright white, no metallic.
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