Go Back   Team-BHP > Under the Hood > Modifications & Accessories


Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 2nd November 2008, 18:46   #1
BHPian
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 99
Thanked: 42 Times
Default What red colour for maruti zen?

My maruti zen is going for a paint job. The colour will change from stock white to red. I wanna go for the blood red look(like they have on some of the ferraris although rest assured I know that the rest of the car isn't .)

The paint shop guy offered a selection of stock reds on today's models which I feel safe with as I've seen them in action. However, I'm confused between the Hyundai Vivid red and Palio Formula red(I did not opt for Maruti Swift's Passion red or Candy Apple red).

I just wanna get that sweet sweet ferrari colour(yes I know I'm a wannabe but what else can I do?).

Anyone care to suggest what red I should go for to achieve a nice blood red look? I've currently selected Hyundai's Vivid red but the Formula red on the Palios is interesting me quite a bit. I'm even thinking about maruti's red too now.

Anyone have an in-depth idea on the kind of reds and which one would resemble the ferrari like red the closest? Any website where I can get the colour codes for these cars. The sheet that the paint guy gave me had colour code 000670 for Vivid red. I googled for this but I can't seem to find it.
sydras is offline  
Old 2nd November 2008, 19:39   #2
BHPian
 
Peter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Mumbai Goa
Posts: 205
Thanked: 45 Times
Default

Hi Sydras,

Take a look at the shade of the Optra Magnum called " Blazing Red " might give you an idea, I have done up my Accent with that shade and has come out pretty good.

Cheers,

Peter.
Peter is offline  
Old 2nd November 2008, 19:44   #3
SRK
Senior - BHPian
 
SRK's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Mumbai
Posts: 1,161
Thanked: 352 Times
Default

I think you should see all this samples side by side. Then only you'll make out what you want.

I actually like the red on Palio though.
SRK is offline  
Old 2nd November 2008, 19:57   #4
Senior - BHPian
 
greenhorn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: TN-14
Posts: 6,838
Thanked: 1,317 Times
Default

the bright red which was one of the options when the zen was launched. that was a nice shade
greenhorn is offline  
Old 17th November 2008, 12:08   #5
BHPian
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 99
Thanked: 42 Times
Default

Can anyone tell me the type of red colour on the new Skoda Fabia? i.e. what kind of red is it? Passion Red? Flame Red? Bright Red? Vivid Red? Formula Read? etc.
sydras is offline  
Old 10th November 2009, 18:36   #6
Newbie
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: tunisia
Posts: 7
Thanked: 0 Times
Default color code

hi
please in a tata 207 where can i found the color code
thank's

Last edited by Jaggu : 10th November 2009 at 21:22. Reason: Similar thread please continue here. Thanks
akremj is offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Why is Maruti doing away with 'Black' colour? EDIT: Other manufacturers too bluevolt The Indian Car Scene 62 8th May 2017 22:15
colour differnce in palios (formula red) premchetan The Indian Car Scene 4 8th June 2006 19:45
Red Blooded Zen Vs White Maruti 1000 allajunaki Street Experiences 13 19th October 2004 15:28


All times are GMT +5.5. The time now is 20:03.

Copyright 2000 - 2017, Team-BHP.com
Proudly powered by E2E Networks