Mostly Solid paints applied on vehicles are red, white, black and blue which are usual solid colors.The solid paints are formulated to contain a less volatile organic compound concentration and a high resin concentration. However with solid paint, you can easily encounter visible dents, scratches, and other forms of minor damages.
Metallic paints have metal particles present in them, which pick up as well as reflect light incidents than solid paints. Metallic Paints offer a vehicle an appealing shine appearance that is greater than what their counterpart solid colors offer. Also good part about metallic paint is that they can help you hide minor damages.