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Buying a Car

What the color of your car says about you

DETROIT: The next time you buy a car, you might want to pause a while longer to decide what color you choose. Top automakers throw millions of dollars at researching what the latest tastes are, and say the color of a vehicle is so important to customers that it can be the difference between buying or not. The ongoing auto show in Detroit saw many of the classic colors -- reds for Porsches and other sports cars -- and a few less conventional (a Nissan Titan pickup truck decked out in "forged copper"). But there was no…