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Men prefer bright car colors

Apparently, men like bold cars painted in bold colors. A new study from 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.

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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 “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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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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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. 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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Number 4: Red

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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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Number 5: Black

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Men are five percent more likely to choose black than women, according to

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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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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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Number 8: Blue

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It seems that both genders like blue cars, with a very small 2.3 percent tilt in favor of men.

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Number 9: White

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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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