White has been considered the safest car color for years and rightly so according to the research, which shows a clear correlation between the car color and crash incidence.
There is a 12% higher risk of being involved in a crash in a black vehicle compared to a white vehicle.
The reason why white and bright colors are safer than black and dark colors is that they are easier to see against the black road.
The study also shows that white is consistently the safest at night and darker colored cars have an increased risk of being in more serious accidents.
GUESS IYKE’s COMMENT: Hmmm! I know white cars are not quick sales here in Nigeria. Maybe this study can change our perception….walking and whistling