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Come Drive the All-New Mazda CX-9!

Posted by: Mark Bilek on Sep 13, 2016

Hot on the heels of last weekend's MX-5 drive, Mazda is offering a consumer driving experience of its all-new CX-9 crossover SUV. On Sept. 16, 17 and 18, attendees will have the opportunity to experience a dynamic vehicle drive tailored to highlight the full range capabilities of the CX-9.

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Nissan TITAN Driving Experience This Weekend

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Sep 09, 2016

The 2017 Nissan TITAN is rolling into dealerships this fall, and Nissan is giving Chicagoans an exclusive opportunity to put the new truck through its paces this weekend. Ahead of this weekend’s event, Nissan invited a select group of local journalists to come and experience the all-new TITAN half-ton pickup in a variety of real-world scenarios.
 

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Drive the MX-5 Roadster This Weekend!

Posted by: Mark Bilek on Sep 07, 2016

Mazda wants to put YOU behind the wheel of the MX-5 roadster. This week, the MX-5 Experience Tour will be making a stop at Arlington Park with Tristan Nunez, Mazda Prototype driver, on-hand to sign autographs and answer questions.

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Stunning Concepts Headline Monterey Car Week

Posted by: Mark Bilek on Aug 19, 2016

Two stunning concepts headline Monterey Car Week - a 7-day car orgy featuring the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance and the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion.

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Nissan Reveals Pricing for 2017 Armada

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Aug 15, 2016

Today, Nissan announced pricing for its all-new 2017 Armada – a full-size SUV that made its global debut at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show. Now on sale at dealerships nationwide, the Armada has a starting price of $44,400. 

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Mercedes-Benz Expands WORKER Line to Metris

Posted by: Mark Bilek on Aug 01, 2016

On the heels of the Sprinter WORKER reveal at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show, Mercedes-Benz has announced an expansion of the WORKER lineup to include the Metris. Available in both passenger and cargo configuration, the Metris WORKER Cargo will start at just $25,995, while the Metris WORKER Passenger van will start at $29,995.

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A Guide to Safety Features in Cars Today

Posted by: Maggie Webb on Jul 26, 2016

Safety technology has evolved since the standard seat belt was included in most automobiles around the 1960s. Today, most states mandate all passengers wear their seat belts. This has widely shown a decrease in traffic fatalities. A majority of collisions result in part due to human error from simple distractions such as phones or taking a sip of coffee. 

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Chrysler Says, "Hack Away!"

Posted by: Mark Bilek on Jul 13, 2016

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is offering a "bug bounty" financial reward for discovery of potential vehicle cybersecurity vulnerabilities. How much? Up to $1,500 bounty paid per bug, depending on impact and severity.

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A Day at the Park, Ridgeline Style

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Jun 24, 2016

 
Honda introduced Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA) members to the new 2017 Ridgeline truck this week with an outdoor picnic. The timing could not have been better as the truck went on sale that same day.

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MAMA Spring Rally Roundup

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Jun 02, 2016

Each spring, car manufacturers and auto writers flock to Elkhart Lake, Wis. to partake in the annual, highly-anticipated Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA) Spring Rally – two days of jam-packed events including hot laps on the famous Road America track, street driving to test out MAMA Family Vehicle of the Year contenders, hot-hatch autocrossing, go-karting fun and a challenging off-road course.

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