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Old 12-14-2017, 08:18 PM
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Red, does not sound like a good combo but check it out. Saw a couple in person red on red awesome.
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Old 12-14-2017, 08:29 PM
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Anything but Kalahari
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Old 12-14-2017, 08:30 PM
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I don't care too much for black either, especially leather as it shows imperfections too much and soaks up the heat.
I would definitely go with Kalahari, red as a second choice.
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Old 12-14-2017, 10:15 PM
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Originally Posted by Kevin A Jones View Post
.....especially leather as it shows imperfections too much and soaks up the heat.
I would definitely go with Kalahari, red as a second choice.

ALL colors soak up the heat in direct sunlight - regardless.

Black, actually hides imperfections and stains. A black magic marker, and you're good to go. Red, Kalahari and Gray show imperfections AND stains.
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Old 12-14-2017, 10:17 PM
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Originally Posted by NickG-Z06 View Post
Anything but Kalahari

I've seen Kalahari that is turning yellow-tinted.
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Old 12-14-2017, 10:35 PM
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Red reminds me of the hideous silver t/a interiors.
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Old 12-14-2017, 10:36 PM
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Originally Posted by Skid Row Joe View Post

ALL colors soak up the heat in direct sunlight - regardless.

Ok, I will try to remember that; black to stay cool.

Black, actually hides imperfections and stains. A black magic marker, and you're good to go. Red, Kalahari and Gray show imperfections AND stains.

Maybe if you are blind. Only thing that looks worst than a scuffed up black interior is one where someone has marked it up with a magic marker "trying" to make it look better.
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Old 12-14-2017, 10:50 PM
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Originally Posted by Onrails View Post
Red reminds me of the hideous silver t/a interiors.
Silver interior was fairly popular back in '74/'75, Corvettes used it as well.
Never cared for it myself.
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Old 12-14-2017, 11:05 PM
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You'll need to be blind, or Jonesen' Jones, NOT to see leather imperfections and stains on any color but Jet Black.
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Old 12-14-2017, 11:20 PM
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Red/red even though I have grey in my Sterling Blue.
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Old 12-14-2017, 11:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Corvette#2 View Post
I like Kalahari with torch red.
Previous post mentioned Ferrari. Just think about any classic Italian sports car from the '50's, 60's and a few more decades.

Red! With tan interiors!

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Old 12-15-2017, 02:22 AM
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Originally Posted by WMark View Post
Previous post mentioned Ferrari. Just think about any classic Italian sports car from the '50's, 60's and a few more decades.

Red! With tan interiors!

The problem is that Kalahari is more orange than tan.
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Old 12-15-2017, 07:48 AM
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Originally Posted by Skid Row Joe View Post

ALL colors soak up the heat in direct sunlight - regardless.
There is a massive difference between light gray and black in regards to heat retention! My C5 had black seats and if I left it parked outside in the hot sun I could barely sit on the seats when wearing shorts, they were dangerously hot. With the light gray seats in my C6 I could leave the car in the hot sun all day long and when I first sat down on the seats in shorts they were hot but not uncomfortable or dangerous by any means.
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Old 12-15-2017, 08:25 AM
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Originally Posted by owc6 View Post
The problem is that Kalahari is more orange than tan.
They should call it "Pumpkin Spice" or "Pumpkin Patch"
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Old 12-15-2017, 01:23 PM
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Originally Posted by Bshefsky View Post
Getting red 2019 vetted but need help on interior. Do not want black
The two best looking interior colors in a Red Vette are Red and Gray.

Red is #1 (the best)... And in some cases can add to the value of your car.

Light Gray is the 2nd best.
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Old 12-16-2017, 11:47 PM
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[QUOTE=zorasdream;1596153220]
Originally Posted by Bshefsky View Post
Getting red 2019 vetted but need help on interior. Do not want black[/QUOTE




Very Ferrari ish
Kalahari goes with everything!

I just wish the 3LT was still a full Kalahari.
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Old 12-17-2017, 12:02 AM
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Originally Posted by Patman View Post
There is a massive difference between light gray and black in regards to heat retention! My C5 had black seats and if I left it parked outside in the hot sun I could barely sit on the seats when wearing shorts, they were dangerously hot. With the light gray seats in my C6 I could leave the car in the hot sun all day long and when

You live in Canada and you're complaining about hot seats ?

Black seats heat up faster but they also cool off faster.
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Old 12-17-2017, 12:20 AM
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Interior color of black and red would look fantastic.
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Old 12-17-2017, 03:37 PM
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Here's my previous C6 Victory Red w/Gray interior. I liked the color combo, but I'll be honest the gray will show dirt quickly. So you will have to stay on top on the cleaning process. In the Torch Red C7 I like the two tone Black/Red combo. Just seems to tie the whole thing together. Good luck on your choice.




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Old 12-17-2017, 03:46 PM
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Bingo! We have a winner.

Originally Posted by tractman View Post
I've always used red on red....can't get enough red for me....but I also really like the tu-tone red/black leather and the tu-tone red/black alcanta.




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