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Phantom Black

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Horchsense, Oct 17, 2005.

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    The only thing I can find out about Phantom black is that it don't exist - on the Audi uk site anyway. Can anyone tell me the difference beween Phantom black & Ebony black?? Does it make your car disappear or something - just out of interest???
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    Oh I hope so!!

    (See the sig)
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    Just another variation on pearl effect paint.

    Ebony was the older colour, but has been updated to phantom.

    Probably very hard to tell them apart, unless you had 2 cars next to each other.
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    My new one is going to be phantom black, picking it up in two weeks...
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    me too, me too!
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    My 3 month old A3 TDI Quattro SLine is phantom black - its a lovely colour however it does need washing every week at a minimum!

    My previous A3 was Lava Grey which was a nice colour however in strong sunlight it could look tinged with brown
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    Yeah - but what's the differnce between P black & Ebony...?
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    Possibly none, just phantom is a cooler name than ebony!
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    ahem - but speaking as the (rather) proud owner of an ebony black S/B - I (rather) think that's a matter of opinion....
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    Yeah - but what's the differnce between P black & Ebony...?

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    About £10 + VAT. /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif
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    lol to both
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