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Then, in 007 fashion, the agent peels off his disguise to reveal a tuxedo.
The plastic peels off of the vehicle and the underlying surface is cleaned up with glass cleaner; the paint would be tough to remove--and when talking about full-sized products, chances are, some other people within the organization want the vehicle for other purposes, purposes that probably are better served without a sickly yellow painted surface.
When he peels off his face mask there is nothing behind the eyes--just a taut, determined shell.