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    Quote Originally Posted by prt57 View Post
    Mine is Brilliant red and it goes really well with the black interior and silver trim parts.
    The laquer protects the paint. I also have a 12 year old GTI 1.8T in Flash Red and the colour is still as good as new.
    These are not Vauxhalls that go pink really quickly!!

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    To be fair, mine chose Akoya and I'm so glad I got it![/QUOTE]

    Thats good luck not good judgement.

    Have to admit Akoya is one of AUDIs best ever colours IMO.

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    Black me thinks... Courtesy of rabbits old car. Hope you don't mind me posting this.
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    Quote Originally Posted by mojo555 View Post
    But the only reason i am worring about the extra 500 is i am already at the very top of what i can afford
    If your already at 28k + you can afford an extra 500, after all, the COLOUR is one of the most important things

    Quote Originally Posted by PaulAr View Post
    Thats good luck not good judgement - Have to admit Akoya is one of AUDIs best ever colours IMO
    Nah she's got good taste man tbf, VERY good taste in everything, she suggested the purple trim, gonna look sick when its done Akoya with the right mods is beautiful.


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    Quote Originally Posted by N8 View Post
    To be fair, mine chose Akoya and I'm so glad I got it!
    She obviously has taste!


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    Quote Originally Posted by NHN View Post
    You gotta admit, N8 makes a very good point, S3 SB's are 30k new without any options mostly, so why you're flaffing over 500 does seem strange as thats nothing in comparison to the car cost overall mate & if she's whinging over 500 for a holiday or diamonds then I'd reconsider her not the car colour.




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    Quote Originally Posted by Sarah's A3 View Post
    She obviously has taste!
    She does, she's with me


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    Quote Originally Posted by N8 View Post
    She does, she's with me
    & me

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    Quote Originally Posted by NHN View Post
    & me
    Such love on here! Warms the heart guys!


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    Who said anythiing about Love huh N8, lmfao

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    Quote Originally Posted by N8 View Post
    She does, she's with me
    bum bum, knew ud say that!


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    Quote Originally Posted by NHN View Post
    Who said anythiing about Love huh N8, lmfao

    Well you did say you're on the subs bench at the mo the other week!!!


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    Quote Originally Posted by NHN View Post
    Who said anythiing about Love huh N8, lmfao

    i sense another gay thread comming on


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    Quote Originally Posted by P5SND View Post
    i sense another gay thread comming on

    maybe or they are just really really good mates!!


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    Quote Originally Posted by N8 View Post
    Nigel = Dream on lmfao

    oopps a rebuff there lol

    You two are soooo funny!

    Anyway, back to thread.... Sprint Blue is lovely and well worth the extra 500


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    It has to be RED!

    Then again i would say that..

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    Quote Originally Posted by AidenUK View Post
    It has to be RED!

    Then again i would say that..

    A true YORKSHIREMANS colour


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    Quote Originally Posted by gingers3 View Post
    i vote black , keep the red ones quite rare

    where did you get the wing mirrors?

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    Quote Originally Posted by N8 View Post
    A true YORKSHIREMANS colour
    Why do you say that N8?

    Am i missing something here lol.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AidenUK View Post
    Why do you say that N8?

    Am i missing something here lol.

    I'm just messing man


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    Has to be black......... and you have to enjoy cleaning it every few days
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    ..ok,maybe i am slightly biased?


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    Quote Originally Posted by Fast,not furious View Post


    ..ok,maybe i am slightly biased?

    That looks really smart, i am taking a trip tomorrow to have a look at a red sportback s3, the nearest i could find is 60 miles away!!
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    54 Mini cooper s works
    05 golf gti
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    57 R32
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    Red S3 sportback now gone..
    11 A4 136 diesel black edition

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    nice to be back after diesel power

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    Mojo, I've not seen 1 red S3 sportback on the road!


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    I got a black one not though choice, it was the best all round deal I got, Most colours never really bothered me to much, but Red looks nice, Black is very common in all versions, Black is a pain to keep clean. if you are going to keep it for a decent period of time, and colour is important the extra cost becomes irrelevant.

    My main reason though why I generally prefer black is it is the only way to colour code the whole car, I wish they would fully color code them hate great big black plastic areas.
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    Been and seen a 59 plate brilliant red one today and it looks very smart indeed, so that's it sticking with what i have ordered...allways have had a soft spot for red cars!!
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    Red S3 sportback now gone..
    11 A4 136 diesel black edition

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    S3 sportback Ibis white pan roof..
    nice to be back after diesel power

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    Keeps the missus happy


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    Quote Originally Posted by N8 View Post
    Keeps the missus happy
    Yeh something like that mate!!
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    Red S3 sportback now gone..
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    S3 sportback Ibis white pan roof..
    nice to be back after diesel power

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    Quote Originally Posted by mojo555 View Post
    Yeh something like that mate!!
    Sorry Women are NEVER happy


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