Detailed: 2004 Mitsubishi Evolution VIII CT9A [French Blue]


The Details

Year: 2004
Manufacturer: Mitsubishi
Make: Evolution VIII CT9A
Colour Code: French Blue
Condition: Medium swirling, Heavy rain spots
Paint Type: Firm

This iconic rally car was riddled with heavy rain spots and swirls. After a single-stage polish and HD Nitro Seal, the vibrant French Blue was finally brought back to life.

Photo-2 Photo-3 Photo-450/50 Engine bay detail.  Hand polished and sealed with Finish Kare FK1000P to maintain the bright Cherry Red paint.Photo-5The black vinyl roof could only be lightly polished. We were able to restore some contrast to the piece. Overpolishing will result in fading and removal of the black colour. Photo-6 Photo-7 Photo-8 Photo-9 Photo-10

The rain spots seen on the roof could’ve been prevented with the appropriate use of a paint sealant, coating or wax.  To protect your investment from such unsightly marks, or to have them corrected – feel free to send us an email at

Jerald ‘JJ’ Liu

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