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    Last edited by DanVette; 07-19-2019, 11:08 AM. Reason: Added text
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    • #3
      I'm rally liking the rapid blue. Would look good with the tan interior.

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      • #4
        I agree, tan or light grey
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        Last edited by DanVette; 07-19-2019, 11:11 AM.
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        • #5
          Looks almost Petty blue to me.

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          • #6
            That render is ELB, this is rapid blue., both great colors!

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            • #7
              Thanks for the correction, I thought I clicked on RB in the visualizer early this morning. Anyone agree this is closer to C6 Jet Stream Blue or the old Nassau Blue? I just went to the visualizer again and the top color is coming up for Rapid Blue.
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              • #8
                Originally posted by DanVette View Post
                I agree, tan or light grey
                Or the two-tone blue.
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                • #9
                  Originally posted by Richrat View Post
                  That render is ELB, this is rapid blue., both great colors!

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                  Nope. That first image is rapid blue direct from the Chevy website:

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                  • #10
                    I've seen other cars in similar shades of blue (Mustang "Grabber" blue, Toyota "Blue Flame" (really, on a Toyota?)), and others. Haven't cared for them at all. But based on the photos, this looks pretty nice, and I think it's good fit for this car. Might have to consider it down the road.
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                    • #11
                      I'm confused? There are only to blues right? A light blue and a dark blue shown below.

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                      • #12
                        Originally posted by Richrat View Post
                        I'm confused? There are only to blues right? A light blue and a dark blue shown below.
                        The darker one is Elkhart Lake Blue, the lighter one Rapid Blue. The one posted by Richrat was a render done before the car was shown to the public, and isn't actually an available color.
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                        • #13
                          i call it twitter blue and the two tone blue interior is the main reason it is our front runner with the yellow and yellow stitching 2nd. That 2 tone interior is wild and very eye catching. I had no intention nor did I ever consider the possibility of buying a blue C8.

                          Also I just noticed it is a premium color.
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                          • #14
                            Here's a vid that shows Rapid Blue (looks similar to Ford's Grabber Blue ):



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                            • #15
                              As I asked on another thread, does anyone who has actually seen it in person know if it's metallic blue, or a solid blue???..... I don't want cheep looking K Mart blue
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