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100% UAE taste ... please shoot me ...

very impressive though ... looks like it came out of a bubble from the future like Arnold in Terminator :D
 

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Is that legal over there? Cause in some countries it's illegal to chrome the whole body.
 

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Probably because of the glare in the sun... other drivers would likely have problems seeing
 

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Couldn't the sun reflect of many cars and not just chrome? Could reflect off the mirrors etc so surely that can only be part of the reason why it would be illegal?
 

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I would imagine this would be illegal here in the U.S. Just imagine someone driving along the freeway and the reflection of the sun blinds them. Something bad can happen in this very real situation. With that said, it looks neat, but I wouldn't do that to my cars. Is it painted this color?
 

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Yes its a paint.

No reason why it should be 'illegal' you get sun reflections from mirrored glass shop windows and stainless signs, even low sun in the morning and evening not to mention badly adjusted headlamps at night.
 

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It does look stunning - but you can get this same effect with removable wraps/foils rather than the extreme of painting it:

http://www.raccoon.co.uk/gallery.php?indcatid=MQ

must say though, I was also under the impression it was illegal for road use due to the glare issue - maybe just an oft repeated urban myth?
 

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I'll stand corrected if I'm wrong but if it is then it shouldn't be!!!

This governments bad enough but if they start dictating what colour I can paint my cars !
 

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no i havent seen a car completely made of mirrors...have you never seen the sun reflect of anything but a mirror?
My mistake, I forgot to look at the username before replying.

Moving on, if it IS illegal, then stars can get away with it. I could have sworn I remembered 50 cent having a chrome murcielago
 

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the username? something wrong with me having an opinion? Sorry the sun reflects of a lot of things and not just mirrored objects like you seem to think it does, the sun gets in everybody's eyes reflecting off things or not that why cars have sun visors and people use sun glasses.
 

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Yes I remember a chrome Murcielago, can't remember who's it was though.
 

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Yes I remember a chrome Murcielago, can't remember who's it was though.
Yep, it was his: http://www.leftlanenews.com/50-cent-puts-chrome-finish-on-mur-ci-el-ago.html

http://jalopnik.com/cars/g_unit,-e_...rghini-murcielago-for-sale-on-ebay-286496.php



As for legality, looks like answers are all over:

http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20080719155349AAMKPi4

http://www.pistonheads.com/GASSING/topic.asp?h=0&t=516859

I guess the best way to know is to ask locally... if you actually want to do that
 
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