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I would SO buy that vehicle in that color. Instead, I had to settle (and pay EXTRA) for Kings red for some pizzazz. I'm really, REALLY disappointed that it's not available in the US. I was a safety manager at the VW assembly plant in Chattanooga, specifically in the paint shop, and I know they can change body colors with no effort whatsoever so we should have access to the same colors available in Europe. Whoever made this decision is a rube.
 

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I would SO buy that vehicle in that color. Instead, I had to settle (and pay EXTRA) for Kings red for some pizzazz. I'm really, REALLY disappointed that it's not available in the US. I was a safety manager at the VW assembly plant in Chattanooga, specifically in the paint shop, and I know they can change body colors with no effort whatsoever so we should have access to the same colors available in Europe. Whoever made this decision is a rube.
They’ve discontinued the colour in Europe now too :(
 

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I wonder why? It's basically the same honey yellow that is the USA "halo" color for the BMW X2 CUV.

It seemed to me that the ID.4 in Honey Yellow was specifically targeted at French buyers, given their marketing websites. Perhaps lackluster sales of same?

And as Big Chief well cites, it's easy for the painting robots to change colors. They do so almost every vehicle that comes down the line. And those robots don't even bother to paint inside the interior hood structure, so the least they could do is change more colors. 😛
They’ve discontinued the colour in Europe now too :(
 

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I wonder why? It's basically the same honey yellow that is the USA "halo" color for the BMW X2 CUV.

It seemed to me that the ID.4 in Honey Yellow was specifically targeted at French buyers, given their marketing websites. Perhaps lackluster sales of same?

And as Big Chief well cites, it's easy for the painting robots to change colors. They do so almost every vehicle that comes down the line. And those robots don't even bother to paint inside the interior hood structure, so the least they could do is change more colors. 😛
Beats me, no space in the carousel, and had to swap it with the GTX red? 🤔
 
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