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What colour is your 8V?

Discussion in 'New A3/S3 (8V Chassis)' started by si8s, Jun 18, 2013.

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What colour is your 8V?

  1. Amalfi White

    15 vote(s)
    6.6%
  2. Brilliant Black

    22 vote(s)
    9.7%
  3. Brilliant Red

    13 vote(s)
    5.7%
  4. Beluga Brown

    3 vote(s)
    1.3%
  5. Dakota Grey

    5 vote(s)
    2.2%
  6. Glacier White

    32 vote(s)
    14.1%
  7. Ice Silver

    14 vote(s)
    6.2%
  8. Monsoon Grey

    14 vote(s)
    6.2%
  9. Scuba Blue

    22 vote(s)
    9.7%
  10. Shiraz Red

    3 vote(s)
    1.3%
  11. Daytona Grey (S-Line)

    51 vote(s)
    22.5%
  12. Misano Red

    12 vote(s)
    5.3%
  13. Phantom Black

    6 vote(s)
    2.6%
  14. Estoril Blue (S3)

    9 vote(s)
    4.0%
  15. Panther Black (S3)

    2 vote(s)
    0.9%
  16. Exclusive

    4 vote(s)
    1.8%
  1. si8s
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    [Jun 18, 2013]
    Poll for *owners* of an 8V!
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    [Jun 18, 2013]
    Monsoon Grey COD Sportback S-Line (as from June 30th!)
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    [Jun 18, 2013]
    That's fab!
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    [Jun 18, 2013]
    Originally ordered Brilliant Black but decided to change to Daytona Grey ;)
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    [Jun 18, 2013]
    Misano Red
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    Clewsy you haven't but your vote in at the top!
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    [Jun 18, 2013]
    Glacier White, took me a long time to choose it and I was not sure I'd made the right choice at first. However after 3 months I am LOVING it :)
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    [Jun 18, 2013]
    Scuba Blue - glad I don't have one of these 'common as muck' colours :p
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    [Jun 18, 2013]
    Daytona grey on order, love it!
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    [Jun 18, 2013]
    It may be getting common but hey it's still classy - Daytona all the way folks !!!
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    [Jun 18, 2013]
    woops! Wasn't displaying on iPhone early, but can see it only iPad now. Strange!
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    [Jun 18, 2013]
    good poll.

    i think all the colors look good
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    [Jun 18, 2013]
    Another vote for Daytona Grey.
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    [Jun 19, 2013]
    Can't believe how many votes! Will we break the 100 mark!
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    [Jun 19, 2013]
    .....and what are the chances of Daytona grey not being the most popular?
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    [Jun 19, 2013]
    Rumour has it Audi have now run out of the paint mix for Daytona!!! :whistle2:
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    [Jun 19, 2013]
    I heard that too, and all future deliverys will be replaced with the closest which is either Dakota/monsoon grey, how lucky or they! :yum:
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    [Jun 19, 2013]
    Haha - the biggest surprise so far is that I thought Misano Red would have been more popular. I think it is a cracking colour. I was shot down by the missus so red was not allowed nor a dark colour. She actually thought Daytona was too dark. I said she should have gone to specsavers!!!
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    [Jun 19, 2013]
    misano red 4 me :)
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    [Jun 19, 2013]
    Haha Steve, and your misses is still talking to you? Lol. I always thought that Black or white would have been the most popular, both we're on the table, but scuba blue it was.
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    [Jun 19, 2013]
    Misano Red here.
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    [Jun 19, 2013]
    Afraid so Mark. She is still talking to me. I am sure this will change when the baby is born at the beginning of September.

    I think alot of the colours work well - quite keen to see some photos of the car in Beluga Brown. Quite intrigued at how this looks, does it come across more golden in colour.
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    [Jun 19, 2013]
    I too havn't seen beluga brown. Every Audi a3 I've seen looks great, whatever the colour. All the pics posted look stunning.....
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    [Jun 20, 2013]
    All these colours where are the pics lol! Suppose some are still awaiting their order! Thanks again for doing this, find it really interesting! (I know I'm sad) lol!
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    [Jun 20, 2013]
    Very happy with my colour choice looking at those results, right in the good spot I think :D Not common enough to become boring, but still not unpopular
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    Guilty as charged! I have registered my colour, but still awaiting delivery.

    Interesting to see no exclusive colours. Is that because the standard/metallic colours are so appealing or that people decide to spend their money on the vast array of options?
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  28. Ruthus_1
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    [Jun 20, 2013]
    I was tempted to spend the extra on the metallic line green but think it was just too much really!
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    [Jun 22, 2013]
    saw a brand new metallic lime green Astra the other day.....I was nearly sick.


    this is a really great poll, would be great to see it in a matrix of colour v spec (SE, sport, s line).

    Daytona seems common as muck and surprised by the large number of blacks and also reasonably surprised at the relatively low total for standard colours.....wonder if all the forum data is skewed by "enthusiasts" wanting their car to be a bit different from the large number of company car/lease car folk, no offence intended
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    [Jun 22, 2013]
    Suppose I'm still young so garish colours still appealing to me!
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    [Jun 22, 2013]
    Oh and from what I've heard there are quite a few lease/company car users on here anyway!
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    [Jun 22, 2013]
    Yep! Mine is a company car.
    I'm lucky that I have a good choice of cars and options, all of which contribute to the monthly payment I make for the car!
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    [Jun 22, 2013]
    that was my point around company cars, some people just don't get the range of options they would like, looks like you have a good company scheme.
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    [Jun 22, 2013]
    Amalfi is creeping up in the poll! :)
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    [Jun 22, 2013]
    are you sure you haven't had multiple votes Steve? Lol, only joking.
    still 1 vote behind scuba blue, mind you I have only seen 2 people put their
    Scuba blue pics on this forum, and seen lots more Amalfi!!! Mmmmmm,how does that work?
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    [Jun 22, 2013]
    Shiraz red and have been very pleased with the color.

    Who ever has Dakota Grey, please post a pic. That's the first color I was thinking about getting. Also would be nice to see Beluga brown.
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    [Jun 22, 2013]
    28 with Daytona grey? ****ing copying *******s! ;)
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    [Jun 24, 2013]
    Is that a genuine S3 order in Panther Black?
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    [Jul 12, 2013]
    Thought I would promote this to the top of the pile again just in case any new owners (or orderers - is that a word) have not entered there colours.

    The things i do to while away the time until my collection date!!!!!!!!!!!
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    [Jul 12, 2013]
    1 in 4 A3's are Daytona Grey? That's quite impressive! Scuba Blue for me!
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    [Jul 12, 2013]
    I've seen worse - vivid green lamborghini...(shudder) - Shiraz Red A3 Sportback on order..;)
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