The summer months are heating up—what is the hottest car color?

The summer months are heating up—what is the hottest car color?

Warm weather generally warms up auto sales, too, and it can often influence customer’s color choices: After all, on a bright summer’s day, who wouldn’t consider a fiery red for a brand-new sports car, or perhaps a sunny yellow to lighten up the next family sedan? Autobytel readers, that’s who! In a rare conjunction of the literal and the figurative, “black” was chosen as the hottest car color of the season in our most recent poll, with just more than 46 percent of the votes, and “silver” came in second, garnering about 16.5 percent of the total.