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Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) Color


Color Name: Racing Red (Rosso Corsa)
Hex Color Code: #D40000
RGB Color Code: RGB(212, 0, 0)
CMYK Values *: 0.0%, 100.0%, 100.0%, 16.9%




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About Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) color - its meaning and example

About Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) Color - Meaning and History

Racing Red, also called Rosso Corsa, is an international motor racing car color of teams from Italy. Other notable global auto racing colors used were blue (Bleu de France) by French and British racing green by British cars.

Since the 1920s, Italian luxury car makers like Ferrari, Maserati, Alfa Romeo, and many others have used Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) colored paint in their car models. Over time car makers have come up with many new colors, but these traditional colors, like racing red and its shades, are still being used.

Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) color names in other languages:

SpanishRojo de carreras
FrenchRouge de course
PortugueseVermelho de corrida
Germanrennen rot


What color is Racing Red (Rosso Corsa)?

Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) color belongs to the Red color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) is #D40000, and the RGB color code is RGB(212, 0, 0).

In the RGB color model, Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) has a red value of 212, a green value of 0, and a blue value of 0. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 100.0% magenta, 100.0% yellow, and 16.9% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 0° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 41.6 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) has a hue of 0° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation and 83.1 % brightness/value.

Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) is cool or warm?

Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) is a warm color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB

RGBA - RGB(212, 0, 0)

Red 212 (83.1%)
Green 0 (0.0%)
Blue 0 (0.0%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue
Saturation 100.00 %.
Lightness 41.57 %.
HWB H: 0°
W: 0.00 %
B: 16.86 %
LRV ~ 14 %
Munsell Color System 7.5R 4.0/20
XYZ X : 27.15
Y : 14
Z : 1.27
YXY Y1 : 14
X : 0.64
Y2 : 0.33
CMY C : 16.86%
M : 100.00%
Y : 100.00%

CMYK

Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 100.00%
Yellow 100.00%
Key 16.86%

HSV/HSB

Hue
Saturation 100.00 %.
Brightness / Value 83.14 %.
CIE-Lab L : 44.23
A : 69.69
B : 58.48
CIE-Lch L : 44.23
C : 90.97
H : 40
CIE-Luv L : 44.23
U : 145.44
V : 31.37
Hunter-Lab L : 37.41
A : 64.07
B : 24.18








Similar Colors and Paints



Colors similar to Racing Red (Rosso Corsa)


Here are the colors similar to Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


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ΔE - 3.99 (96.0% similar)
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ΔE - 4.52 (95.5% similar)
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ΔE - 4.90 (95.1% similar)


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Paint similar to Racing Red (Rosso Corsa)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


Benjamin Moore

#CF312B
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ΔE - 5.78 (94.2% similar)
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ΔE - 6.46 (93.5% similar)

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ΔE - 8.20 (91.8% similar)
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ΔE - 8.39 (91.6% similar)
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ΔE - 8.72 (91.3% similar)
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#C33A36
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ΔE - 8.27 (91.7% similar)
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ΔE - 8.81 (91.2% similar)
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ΔE - 9.73 (90.3% similar)
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ΔE - 11.09 (88.9% similar)







Color Combinations


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Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) d40000 Monochromatic Color Palette
Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) d40000 Analogous Color Palette
Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) d40000 triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) d40000 tetradic Color Palette
Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







Color Images and Mockup


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Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) - #D40000 Color Images and Patterns


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