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      01-12-2014, 11:47 PM   #1
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      01-13-2014, 12:01 AM   #2
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Its a nice color. Hides a lot
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      01-13-2014, 12:02 AM   #3
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Finally something better than Austin Yellow. I like how sculpted the rear of the car looks. Still not completely sold like I was on the E92
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      01-13-2014, 12:02 AM   #4
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      01-13-2014, 12:03 AM   #5
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So much better looking in black. Pumped for more details tomorrow!
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      01-13-2014, 12:05 AM   #6
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Looks nice but I'm excited for the unveiling of the Z06 even more, lol.
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Really loving this Black Sapphire. I wonder how it will look in high-quality photos, or even in person.

I've always loved black cars, black tends to make cars looks sleeker and sometimes smaller. I love how accentuated the CSL-style trunk looks in black, and how sexy and sporty it looks overall. Until I see other colors, I think this looks way better than Austin Yellow (which I somewhat like) and Yas Marina Blue. To me this color makes those rear fender flares look more pronounced, and overall the car looks lower and more muscular.
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The car does look better in black.
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black hides all of the lines, curves, and details of the car....not a fan
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Black cars always look the best. Unless murdered out
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      01-13-2014, 12:11 AM   #12
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Looks nice but I'm excited for the unveiling of the Z06 even more, lol.
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Black cars always look the best. Unless murdered out
Definitely would look better if it had lighter colored wheels... It's almost to the point of being "murdered out."
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      01-13-2014, 12:13 AM   #14
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Black cars always look the best. Unless murdered out
Definitely would look better if it had lighter colored wheels... It's almost to the point of being "murdered out."
Yes needs different wheels upon further review lol.
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Its a nice color. Hides a lot
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      01-13-2014, 12:17 AM   #16
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I guess this confirms that the black wheel option is some black with gunmetal. Was hoping for all black but maybe they'll introduce that option in the future too.
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      01-13-2014, 12:20 AM   #17
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Not fan of wheel. There is too much contrast between Shiny black and shiny silver.
Otherwise, car looks great in black.
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      01-13-2014, 12:22 AM   #18
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love the color on this car, wonder how it'll look on the sedan.
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      01-13-2014, 12:24 AM   #19
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Black looks better. Hides the twingina.
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Not bad! Not a black car for me this time but I love it!
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looks better than yellow but I still think the M3 looks better :-)
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I might jizz my pants when the Mineral White Metallic w/ carbon roof photos start to hit the forums.
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