What your car color says about you

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Like the solidity of a mountain range or reserve of a monk's robe, brown exudes a quiet peace.

A preference for brown or beige also may speak volumes about your penny-pinching ways. "Someone who prefers brown doesn't really want to buy anything new," Cooperman says. "He just wants to live his life. He doesn't care about style and might keep a car until it drops."

A brown-car buyer wants value and a long life in his or her purchases and doesn't care about trends or fads.


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