Silver is the most popular vehicle color in the world, according to a study released by manufacturer of transportation coatings (or in English, paint) PPG Industries. For the ninth consecutive year, silver (and other silvery shades of gray) has not only led but has steadily increased its lead over other available colors.
According to PPG's numbers, about 25 percent of cars sold in the U.S. in 2009 have been silver. Europe (35 percent silver) and Asia/Pacific (34 percent) are even more skewed.
Armed with this information (and a bit too much time on my hands), I dug … Read more