Men prefer bright car colors
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Men prefer bright car colors

Apparently, men like bold cars painted in bold colors. A new study from iSeeCars.com looked at data from 200,000 inquiries from consumers looking at vehicles for sale, and the results show that men and women have drastically different taste in car colors.

Find out which colors men are attracted to in 2015 by clicking on the image above.

Aston Martin Vanquish in orange
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Number 1: Orange

“Orange is the new hot car color when it comes to men’s preferences,” according to Phong Ly, CEO of iSeeCars.com. “The most popular car colors — black, white, and silver — didn’t change dramatically, but what’s striking is how much more interest men have for the non-traditional colors now.”

Interestingly, men are 25 percent more likely to choose an orange car than women.

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Mini hardtop in brown
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Number 2: Brown

“With more brown and orange car colors being offered in these segments and the increased interest in these colors by male buyers, color specialists at auto manufacturers seem to have gotten their color forecasts right,” said Phong Ly.

While men are more likely to choose deep brown tones, women prefer gold and beige. 

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Lamborghini Huracan in yellow
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Number 3: Yellow

Yellow is a common color on exotic cars, such as this Lamborghini, but that alone can't explain the striking hue's popularity.

iSeeCars.com attributes some of the popularity of bright colors to shifting attitudes toward muscle cars, which are often available in wild shades to stand out from the crowd.

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Porsche 911 in red
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Number 4: Red

Red is a traditional color for sports cars, and while it came out on top of a similar study in 2013, the addition of other bright hues has pushed red down to fourth place for men.
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Land Rover Range Rover in black
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Number 5: Black

Men are five percent more likely to choose black than women, according to iSeeCars.com.
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Lotus Exige S in green
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Number 6: Green

Green dropped one spot in 2014 on the most popular car color list for men. Still, men are nearly four percent more likely to choose green than women.
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Mercedes-AMG C63
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Number 7: Gray

Gray is the first color on our the list of shades men tend to choose more than women that can't be characterized as bright or flashy. Interestingly, women are more likely to choose silver.
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2015 Shelby GT350 Mustang in blue
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Number 8: Blue

It seems that both genders like blue cars, with a very small 2.3 percent tilt in favor of men.
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Dodge Charger Hellcat in white
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Number 9: White

In 2013, white landed at number four on this list. For 2014, the clean color fell all the way to ninth, with a very small 2.2-percent male bias.
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