Originally Posted by waterdude
Tell that to the Candy lovers.....
If the candy had a highly reflective base underneath... like silver... then the light would pass through the candy, and reflect back from the metallic silver base and back out. Then you might be able to see something different. However the color black does not reflect much light at all. It is probably the least reflective of all colors. What you will get is the just affect of the highly polished surface.
If you don't believe it... do some test panels, and find out for yourself. The you will know what the car should look like.
I would suggest doing them on the same panel, so you can compare them as closely as possible.