Can't decide on a paint color for my 69 charger, Help me out please.

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    I can't decide what color to have my 69 charger 440 painted now that the time has come to decide. i want an unusual color that has some pop too it and will turn heads, possibly burnt orange or b5 blue, but at the same time i don't wanna look too flashy with a color like lime green or panther pink, two that are definitely out. the car will have a black vinyl top. what color do you all think would be a good pick?

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    Plum crazy Purple/Pearl with a Black top would look stunning.
     
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    • JB400

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      Go gold. Mopar did a few high impact gold colours in the 00's.

      You might also want to check out the Viper and Prowler colours
       
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      Here's some examples.

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        You suggested you liked burnt orange - I think that’s a stunning color on a Charger. Make it a pearl burnt orange and you’d probably be very happy. B5 is a beautiful color but but plenty of Mopars out there with it. Don’t see many burnt orange....
         
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          Like this... 37077668_1826700200707210_5204708783099478016_n.jpg
           
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            build or buy a model of your car and spay paint it, try different colors Had the same issue ,couldn't agree on a final color by having the small example I could see the color in real time just on a smaller scale. I like Orange 21-Picture 376.JPG
             
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              Burnt orange would look great imo, although it was not a factory color in 69 if that is important to you. 1969 T5 copper also looks sharp on a B-body.
               
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                A4 Silver.
                 
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                  Go Mango
                   
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                    What color was it originally?
                     
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                      Chrtsler had an orange that was only used in 1995 ( i think ). I can't remember the name. But it's beautiful !
                       
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                      68rt-14.jpg 68 QQ 1 turquoise.....no vinyl top and white interior and no stripe.....
                       
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                      Not another orange Charger
                       
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                          When was the last time to see a white one with black vinyl.
                          Maybe not standout eye caughting but unusual.
                           
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                            If you’re not looking for original color, black cherry with a little fade
                            Not my car but one I found with close to the color
                            Good luck!
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                              (1) The red on FBBO member Kern Dog's '70 Charger.
                              (2) BMW Imola Red.
                              (3) BMW Electric Red (available in model year 2002).
                              (4) BMW Arctic Silver.
                              (5) BMW Space Grey Metallic.

                              If you want orange, then look at these:
                              (6) Porsche Continental Orange.
                              (7) Porsche Tangerine.
                               
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                              Google, burnt orange 1995 dodge neon.