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Stars of The Only Way Is Essex, Big Brother and other reality TV shows are having a major impact on our car buying habits according to the Pendragon, UK's largest independent car dealer group.
For celebrities like TOWIE stars Lydia Bright and James Argent (pictured in a white Rolls-Royce above), Amy Childs, Katie Price, Paris Hilton and Kim Kardashian, it seems that white cars are the must-have fashion accessories of the moment. And where they lead, it would appear the British public is predisposed to follow.
"We've seen a material increase in the number of people driving white cars, it's one of the top five colours for new car buyers," said Pendragon chief executive, Trevor Finn.
"Every 10 or 15 years there's a cycle where white cars become very fashionable, and we're now in it."
Anyone who keeps a close watch on the car industry will have seen today's white car trend emerge on motorshow stands a few years back but the growing number of celebrities being pictured in them has sent sales rocketing.
Check out our gallery of reality stars who think white is right and let us know if your next car will be a white one or not in comments section below...
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