New Audi car colour- HELP please!! Grey/White??

(20 Posts)
Loafingaround Mon 28-Nov-16 08:49:53

Hi all
We're about to get a SQ5 but serious dilemma over Monsoon Grey or glacier White. Our previous car was white...but as this is larger and as a family car wonder if white is just a bit too bling/look at me? I love white cars but perhaps in smaller models and also maybe not as a family car...would love thoughts.

LuckySantangelo1 Mon 28-Nov-16 08:52:06

I'd go with the grey. But that's because my preferred aesthetic is understated and I think white cars can look quite naff. Enjoy your new car!

originalmavis Mon 28-Nov-16 08:54:58

White cars reminds me of storm troopers. And you can't mend scratches as well on a light coloured car. I'd go for a darker colour. White cars are going a bit out if fashion - we've just bought one and were offered same cars in white for a grand less than any other colour (even Guantanamo orange)!

Hope you got the lumbar support - Audis are called "owwww-dis" in our house.

MummyStep123 Mon 28-Nov-16 08:55:16

Another one for grey here. Where I live I feel like EVERY car on the road is white confused

originalmavis Mon 28-Nov-16 08:56:24

And white shows the dirt more.

FreddoFrog Mon 28-Nov-16 08:57:56

Grey! White cars are too like salesmen's cars

NicknameUsed Mon 28-Nov-16 08:59:28

Grey. You will forever be cleaning a white car. We have owned white cars in the past and when they are dirty they just look awful.

Nospringflower Mon 28-Nov-16 09:02:17

I like white - when they are clean they look posh in a way that grey ones never do!

NicknameUsed Mon 28-Nov-16 09:28:16

I live in a rural area. A white car would stay clean as long as it stayed on the drive. As soon I drive anywhere it would just look grubby and not in the least bit posh.

KittensWithSuperpowers Mon 28-Nov-16 09:29:20

Grey. Whites a bit wag

thegirlinthecar Mon 28-Nov-16 09:31:48

Grey definitely

Graceflorrick Mon 28-Nov-16 09:33:07

Manufacturers display new cars in white because it shows the model and looks good. I always buy white cars.

Bluntness100 Mon 28-Nov-16 09:35:32

Grey for me too, I'd say white may damage the resale value as well as it's not a popular colour.

PotOfYoghurt Mon 28-Nov-16 09:59:07

Grey. I think white cars look awful.

Loafingaround Mon 28-Nov-16 15:55:51

Huge thanks all- grey it is grin

Nospringflower Mon 28-Nov-16 18:09:43

Noooooo!

originalmavis Mon 28-Nov-16 18:11:53

Anyone else spot the wee cat next to the white car?

RalphSteadmansEye Mon 28-Nov-16 18:13:13

White cars are...horrible.

stumblymonkey Mon 28-Nov-16 18:18:14

I would also go grey (because I love grey) unless the white one came with the cat next to it grin

Girlwithnotattoos Mon 28-Nov-16 18:18:21

Definitely grey it looks classy and expensive the white just looks a bit tacky. Plus White is usually the cheapest colour do you'll get more when you sell it on

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