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      12-18-2013, 11:36 PM   #1
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Goodbye copper, hello....????

Refinishing my HRE's, but dont know what color yet. Working with HRE on another unique color, but these colors are hard to pull off. Saw a brushed gold that looked bonkers, but am unsure at this point because I may wrap the car in another color soon.

Any suggestions, and I'm interested in unique colors mostly.
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      12-18-2013, 11:46 PM   #2
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Decide on what color you want the car to be first, then consider rim colors.
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      12-18-2013, 11:51 PM   #3
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Copper? yuck..lol
The one and only car show I took the car to won me the Best of Show trophy. The show was a BMW, Merc and Porsche show at that. So theres that....
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      12-19-2013, 12:06 AM   #5
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Different strokes, I guess.
There's really no such a thing as an ugly HRE in my opinion and the color was on a matte charcoal car, not an OEM color. I can get away with a lot of colors OEM colors cannot.

But yeah, to each his own. I usually keep my mouth shut if I cant say something civil though.
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There's really no such a thing as an ugly HRE in my opinion and the color was on a matte charcoal car, not an OEM color. I can get away with a lot of colors OEM colors cannot.

But yeah, to each his own. I usually keep my mouth shut if I cant say something civil though.
Touché but colors go a long ways. HRE's are a good choice however your color selection is a bit off. I'd stick with a basic black, gunmetal, or even red would work. props on being unique though, definitely wouldn't want something that's been done before but with these cars, they all look pretty much a like regardless of what you do, so good luck!
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Do root beer. I love that color and it's still rare and works with a variety of body colors. To be honest wasn't really feeling the copper but I assume u got tired of it too which is why you are switching. Good luck w your decision.
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Do root beer. I love that color and it's still rare and works with a variety of body colors. To be honest wasn't really feeling the copper but I assume u got tired of it too which is why you are switching. Good luck w your decision.
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really like how this came out - lamborghini gray / rootbeer bronze...
not everybody's cup of tea
but it looks like you want something unique....
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really like how this came out - lamborghini gray / rootbeer bronze...
not everybody's cup of tea
but it looks like you want something unique....
This is actually my favorite root beer setup. It looks fantastic on that lambo grey.
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LUV the copper <3


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love the copper. I think white would look proper on the car. and ignore the haters.
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Thanks for the "copper" lovin!
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