MB I believe picked dash colors deliberately for safety...in other words, dark grey to reduce glare to the windshield from sunlight.
Doesn't matter if you have ebony, palomino, saffron, or some "designo" option...
2009 ML350 (84K) - Family vehicle
2001 CLK430 Cabriolet (71K) - Wife's car
2005 BMW 645CI (124K) - My daily driver
2012 Mustang V6 (60K) - Daughter's car