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Old 25-02-2018, 09:57 AM   #21
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Silver or Black. They are too small to be drawing attention to IMO.


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Old 25-02-2018, 10:01 AM   #22
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A friend recently did the calipers on his a4. Anthracite with a quattro decal.

It actually looks really well.

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Old 25-02-2018, 02:25 PM   #23
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A friend recently did the calipers on his a4. Anthracite with a quattro decal.

It actually looks really well.

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I like that - thanks Cookies. I'll keep a copy of the picture too for reference.
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Old 25-02-2018, 03:41 PM   #24
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Looking at your initial picture, my thoughts were..

Silver - no point for me as not really a change
Black - I think would look good to offset / contrast

Like the idea of a bronze tinge or a dark colour
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I went with black on a black car a few years back. The calipers just blended into the background and you didn't notice anything had even been done. I've done silver a couple of times and the clean, shiny silver makes the car look new again.
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Another vote for Silver grey to match the Rotor alloys

Or go all Essex boy and buy the yellow plastic brembo ones off ebay LMAO
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With the comparatively tiny brake discs I agree not drawing attention to the calipers is sensible. Silver sounds good.

I’m not against a logo on the calipers but respectfully I wouldn’t go with Quattro. The car might be a Quattro, but the brakes aren’t!


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With the comparatively tiny brake discs I agree not drawing attention to the calipers is sensible. Silver sounds good.

I’m not against a logo on the calipers but respectfully I wouldn’t go with Quattro. The car might be a Quattro, but the brakes aren’t!


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Haha well there is 4x brakes!!

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With the comparatively tiny brake discs I agree not drawing attention to the calipers is sensible.
And they say size doesn't matter!?!

That looks like the rear corner therefore they'll be bigger on the front and the rears start at 300mm!

Who wouldn't be happy with a whole foot in the rear and even bigger in the front!?! (using USA car terminology)


Light 'em up I say! What about pearlescent white?


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