1. Dartnut

    Dartnut Don't hate me because i'm beautiful

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    My best guess is the next craze will probably be each panel painted a different color.
    The main body and roof will be painted one color though, and that will be the color that is on the title.
    Sheesh.......
     
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    barbee6043 barbee 6043 FABO Gold Member

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    I always figured that guy, way back when parts were pulled at boneyards decades ago, that had each fender, door, and part of qtrs all different colors, that he had to search hard NOT to find some in the cars original color!!!!! It did make him look like he worked hard to put that car together, patina before anyone called anything patina!!???
     
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    • Jeffrey67dart

      Jeffrey67dart Well-Known Member

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      This was an original volkswagen polo you can order at the end of the 90s
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      • dartfreak75

        dartfreak75 Restore it, Dont part it! FABO Gold Member

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        dartfreak75 Restore it, Dont part it! FABO Gold Member

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        Thanks bud that means alot to me coming from you!
         
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        ESP47 Well-Known Member

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        I feel like most cars all tend to look the same these days. Corollas, Civics, Sentras etc.

        Did it seem like this back in the 60s and 70s or is this a new thing?
         
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        harrisonm Well-Known Member

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        So in Georgia, would that be considered the sticks, or the suburbs.
         
      • RustyRatRod

        RustyRatRod I was born on a Monday. Not last Monday. FABO Gold Member

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        Where we are. We're about 10 miles out of Gray, in Jones county. It's pretty sticky out here. lol
         
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        • Scamp Rhonda

          Scamp Rhonda Well-Known Member

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          There's a lot to like about that!
           
        • barbee6043

          barbee6043 barbee 6043 FABO Gold Member

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          Back in the dat, 69 RR so many were F8 gree, and other shades of green.. the in md 7-s so many dusters were gold!!! Gold interiors too! I have some 64 B bodies, many were white with red int. and many were turqouise (Spelling!)
           
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          • 69_340_GTS

            69_340_GTS Well-Known Member

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            The real cheap cars (sub-$30K these days!) do all look alike. You need to spend at least $40K these days, and you'll probably get something kind of distinctive. I don't really think this is anything new. The crappy color selection today has been going on for at least 20 years. Most people just don't want bright colors anymore. The car manufacturers only build what people want. However, I was recently looking at new/newish cars, and Subaru Crosstrek drivers must be different. They offer 2 different reds and one of them is very bright, metallic and non-metallic medium blue, Smurf blue, orange, khaki, and a gold/lime green that looks really cool.
             
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