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Feature   March 1, 2001   by Auto Service World

BODYSHOP NEWS: TRUCKS, VANS, SUVs


2000 Color/Rank (1999 Rank) Market Share (% of vehicles)
2000 1999 1998 1997 1996 1995
1. White (1) 23.1 26.2 22.5 23.2 23.6 23.8
2. Silver (5) 14.1 7.7 6.2 3.7 3.6 3.6
3. Med./Dk. Blue (4) 11.1 8.4 4.7 2.9 4.6 5.2
4. Black (2) 10.6 11.2 11.5 11.2 10.3 9.1
5. Med./Dk. Green (3) 8.3 11.0 15.5 18.5 20.7 15.9
6. Medium Red (6) 6.2 7.4 7.2 7.5 6.1 7.5
7. Bright Red (7) 5.4 6.1 7.1 7.6 7.6 8.5
8. Gold 4.1 n/a
9. Med. Gray (9) 3.9 n/a* (*4.5 combined with Dk. Gray in 1999)
10. Dark Red (10) 3.2 3.1 4.5 5.2 5.8 2.8
NOT IN TOP 10 IN 2000 (1999 Rank)
Light Brown (8)