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Drive Change

Posted by: Clara McDowell on Jun 14, 2017

“Life goes by in the blink of an eye.” Don’t cut it short by driving distracted. DriveChicago.com has partnered with WGN Chicago and Text Ninja to spread awareness on the dangers of driving distracted. In addition to this campaign, anyone who pledges to put their phones down while driving will be entered into our contest and have the chance to win a prize!

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Hot Wheels Hot Times

Posted by: Clara McDowell on Jun 05, 2017

With Memorial Day in the rear-view mirror, summer is finally here! To add to the summer fun check out these awesome car shows and cruise nights:

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Look Before You Lock

Posted by: Clara McDowell on May 31, 2017

The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers reminds us that as summer rolls around, not only to enjoy the warm weather, but to make sure we are keeping our loved ones safe.  The inside of a parked car can quickly exceed 120 degrees, making it lethal to children.

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Finding a new direction ...

Posted by: Mark Bilek on Apr 27, 2017

One of the stars of the FCA display at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show was the all-new Jeep Compass. Replacing both the Patriot and previous-generation Compass, the 2017 model is new from the top down.
 

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Subaru Shared the Love This Year

Posted by: Hayley Feichter on Mar 28, 2017

Subaru made another huge impact this year with its Share the Love event. In its ninth consecutive year, the event raised $23.4 million for national and local charities, totaling more than $94 million since its inception. 

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Ford Wants to Keep Students Safe on the Roads This Prom Season

Posted by: Hayley Feichter on Mar 27, 2017

Ford's "Driving Skills for Life" program hosted a live virtual assembly on YouTube where more than 32,000 students nationwide tuned in last week to learn about the dangers of impaired and distracted driving. Though Ford Driving Skills for Life (DSFL) is in its fourteenth year, this was the first ever virtual assembly conducted. 

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Eye-Opening Internship

Posted by: Hayley Feichter on Feb 23, 2017

[Chicago Auto Show Intern Blog Post: Danielle Teel] I saw so many others before me intern at the Chicago Auto Show and I always thought, "Wow, that is such a cool experience!" Little did I know that actually being an intern for the Chicago Auto Show would be somewhat life changing. 

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Sheet Pulls, Blisters, Credentials - Oh My!

Posted by: Hayley Feichter on Feb 23, 2017

[Chicago Auto Show Intern Blog Post: Jackie Myers] When selected as an intern for the Chicago Auto Show I had very little knowledge of cars. My father thought it would be a good idea to cut out EVERY and I mean EVERY newspaper article that had to do with a different auto show, a new car release, or anything Chicago Auto Show related to get me ready for this show, but nothing can prepare you for THE Chicago Auto Show.

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The Masterpiece of the Chicago Auto Show

Posted by: Hayley Feichter on Feb 23, 2017

[Chicago Auto Show Intern Blog Post: Katrina Hauser] When you first look at a painting, do you think about the thousands of brush strokes and hours of tireless work that went into creating such a beautiful masterpiece? If you're like me, probably not.

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Internship Excitement

Posted by: Hayley Feichter on Feb 23, 2017

[Chicago Auto Show Intern Blog Post: Christy Herzog] Before coming to the Chicago Auto Show as an intern, I wasn't quite sure what I wanted to do after graduation. I have had many great experiences to help shape my college career, but none of those opportunities have compared to what I have gained from the Chicago Auto Show.

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