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    what colour shall i go for!?

    hi all!, i have on my s3 some 18'' dare lp 560's... basicaly reps of rotiform blq's. but long story short they now look crap an are in need of a refurb.. so im thinking about geting them powder coated another colour. my s3 is black, so any got any ideas which colour would suit my car? im thinking maybe gloss or matt black or even a gunmetal colour :s







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    I'd probably do them satin black, or bronze.
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    Dont go matt black, they will always look dirty...

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    My vote would be do them in grey or bronze.
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    I have a black s3 too. I'm thinking anthracite for mine or a really metallic pearl silver.

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    gloss black or bronze 100%



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    Polished/chromed or high gloss silver face with black inserts.
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    +1 to bronze.
    2000 Plate Audi S3 1.8T Santorin Blue - 275BHP on Custom Parsons Performance remap, Forge 007p DV, Red DogBush, Milltek non-res, Lowered 35mm Apex springs, Badger5 TIP/cone filter/heat shield, Powerflex'd, Large FMIC, Relentless Downpipe, Parsons Decat and lots of love.
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    +1 Bronze too
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    yea bronze would look good, different to the black and grey wheels that are everywhere lately too.

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    hmmm i liking the idea of satin black :s bronze im not sure about tho :/

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    Not an S3, but just to give you an idea of how cool bronze against black is:

    2000 Plate Audi S3 1.8T Santorin Blue - 275BHP on Custom Parsons Performance remap, Forge 007p DV, Red DogBush, Milltek non-res, Lowered 35mm Apex springs, Badger5 TIP/cone filter/heat shield, Powerflex'd, Large FMIC, Relentless Downpipe, Parsons Decat and lots of love.
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    cheers, im not to keen on it really :/

 

 

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