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    1. Member HackAC's Avatar
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      05-15-2017 07:35 PM #1
      After optioning lots of automobiles on manufacturer websites, I've come to realize that about (enter kinda high percentage #) of companies don't offer automobiles in the color green. I thought a sexy color green was something the whole family could agree on? Are millennials to blame for this, or bad bean counters.

      What cars come in green still?

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      05-15-2017 08:10 PM #2
      I like Subaru's Wilderness Green



      I always loved the Fresco green on B5s though.

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      05-15-2017 08:24 PM #3
      Chrysler had a lot of greens


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    5. 05-15-2017 08:37 PM #4
      Colors come and go. Brown wasn't offered for some time and it came back by some manufacturers.
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      05-15-2017 09:05 PM #5
      The Fiesta and Spark came in those bright greens for a while, but they seem to be rolled back a bit from the last greens of seen. Current greens are muted, less vivid.
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      05-15-2017 09:09 PM #6
      Honda has a nice green

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      There is an area of a normal brain that lets the owner know the object works and needs to be left alone. Not all of us have it. It is like being colorblind.

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      05-15-2017 09:31 PM #7
      IMO, it's because it doesn't present well in photographs. Looks great in person, but meh, in pics.
      signatures are annoying, right?

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      05-15-2017 10:11 PM #8
      Apparently, the internet says <1% of new cars were purchased in a green color last year.
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      05-15-2017 11:25 PM #9
      Because every new car is grey, silver, black, maroon, white, royal blue or navy blue.

      Seriously, it's like everybody collectively said "you know what, **** colors."
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      05-16-2017 01:32 AM #10
      Seems like a good time to whore my former ride, cactus green A4. They don't make em like they used to!
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      05-16-2017 02:22 AM #11
      All these responses and no Spruce Green Mica?

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      05-16-2017 06:10 AM #12
      Quote Originally Posted by s-rocc View Post
      Because every new car is grey, silver, black, maroon, white, royal blue or navy blue.

      Seriously, it's like everybody collectively said "you know what, **** colors."
      I'm just glad that list includes blue!
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      There is an area of a normal brain that lets the owner know the object works and needs to be left alone. Not all of us have it. It is like being colorblind.

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      05-16-2017 07:12 AM #13
      Green? Worst Color Evar....

      I keep up with traffic with only 90 hp. What's your superpower?
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      05-16-2017 08:53 AM #14
      GM has a few greens. Pickups, Cruze (used to, Idk about the new generation), just to name a ccoupke

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      05-16-2017 09:43 AM #15
      My Jeep is black forest green pearl and was actually advertised as black before I pointed it out to the salesman

      (Not my Jeep)


      My father's Sierra 1500 is an awesome shade of emerald green, about the same as the pic below.
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      05-16-2017 09:46 AM #16
      missing a couple brands, but here's a list:

      http://thenewswheel.com/cool-car-col...able-in-green/

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      05-16-2017 09:50 AM #17
      Quote Originally Posted by bmann View Post
      Seems like a good time to whore my former ride, cactus green A4. They don't make em like they used to!
      Good stuff!
      I still have my B5 Cactus Green A4, a Ravenna Green 914 and still hate that I had to sell my triple green MB 280C (Two tone green with avocado interior!).
      If I ever need to get the S6 painted, I'd be tempted to see what Cactus Green looks like on it!
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      05-16-2017 09:51 AM #18
      For $3000, VW Canada is offering a bunch of special order colours for the E-Golf and I believe Golf R as well.









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      05-16-2017 09:52 AM #19
      Green is my favorite color, but a lot of people seem uncomfortable with the 90's vibe it presents.
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      05-16-2017 09:55 AM #20
      Quote Originally Posted by Ross1013 View Post
      Green is my favorite color, but a lot of people seem uncomfortable with the 90's vibe it presents.
      But the E36 boston grün metallic was a great color.
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      05-16-2017 09:56 AM #21
      Quote Originally Posted by patrikman View Post
      Apparently, the internet says <1% of new cars were purchased in a green color last year.
      Heh, nice catch 22 there. How do I show I like green by purchasing a new green car if only a few cars are offered in green...

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      05-16-2017 10:01 AM #22
      Quote Originally Posted by Surf Green View Post
      Green? Worst Color Evar....

      Revenna green says "eat me".




      It's still one of my favorite colors. Evar.
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      05-16-2017 10:14 AM #23
      slackers.





      The SS also comes in a silver/green variant.

      Edited for better examples.
      Last edited by bombardi; 05-16-2017 at 10:20 AM.

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      05-16-2017 10:22 AM #24
      That's funny, I was just noticing how many luxury automakers have reintroduced green into their lineup.
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      05-16-2017 10:26 AM #25
      Quote Originally Posted by bombardi View Post
      Do want!
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