UK: The right metallic paint adds to resale value - Glass's Guide
According to Glass's Information Services, the typical premium of £500 a UK new car buyer pays for a good metallic colour on a new car, can one year later be worth £1000 over a less popular metallic shade, or £2000 over the corresponding flat colour. The gulf is even wider where sports and convertible models are concerned, where the differential can be as much as £4000 - a staggering 800% return on investment.
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