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Mazda Drive for Good

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on May 05, 2015

With so much negativity in the news, it’s refreshing to hear about those who contribute – both personally and financially – to a great cause. In this case, the spotlight’s on Mazda.

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Mazda Rallies in Grant Park to Prevent Distracted Driving

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Apr 23, 2015

To celebrate Global Youth Service Day and bring awareness to the dangers of distracted driving, the Mazda Foundation has teamed up with After-School All-Stars (ASAS) to host an afternoon rally offering kid-friendly activities this weekend in Grant Park.

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Toyota's Mirai Fueled by ... ahem ... Bullsh*t

Posted by: Mark Bilek on Apr 22, 2015

Though you can't yet buy the hybrogen-powered Mirai sedan in Illinois, Toyota is starting a national marketing campaign for the vehicle and the first volley is likely to surprise you.

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2016 Acura RDX Ready for Launch

Posted by: Mark Bilek on Apr 15, 2015

Fresh off it's world debut at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show, the 2016 Acura is set to hit dealer showrooms nationwide tomorrow.

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Chicago Highlights from the Big Apple

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Apr 09, 2015

With some flashy debuts and a healthy dose of technology news, automakers made some noise during the New York Auto Show, wrapping up the unofficial close to the (major) auto show season. We’ve pulled together our top five vehicle introduction picks that feature forward-thinking technology aimed to make driver’s lives easier, safer and overall more enjoyable.

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New Ford Technology Helps Drivers Avoid Speeding Tickets

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Mar 27, 2015

Ford announced the launch of its new technology that’s aimed to help drivers stay within the speed limit to avoid fines and help improve road safety.

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Meet the New Chrysler 300: Bolder, Safer and More Refined

Posted by: Mark Bilek on Mar 17, 2015

Chrysler’s full-size sedan gets a refresh for 2015 that includes new front and rear fascias, new exterior colors, seven new wheel designs, interior revisions and several significant new safety features.

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Top 5 Epic Social Media Moments of #CAS15

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Feb 26, 2015

While there were many “epic” (as we say in Chicago) memories of the 2015 Chicago Auto Show, here are a few social media moments that made this year’s show extra memorable.

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And That's a Wrap for Chicago Auto Show Interns

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Feb 20, 2015

Each year, the Chicago Auto Show interviews and selects students from Bradley University in Peoria to serve as communications interns during the show’s Media Preview and a portion of the public show.

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Kia Puts the B.R.A.K.E.S. On

Posted by: Ashley Alletto on Feb 20, 2015

Walking through the Chicago Auto Show many driving simulators are featured throughout the show room floor. Kia’s exhibit is no exception to this trend. Something that makes people put on their brakes for Kia is the teen defensive driving program B.R.A.K.E.S. This unique program helps teach teens to be better defensive drivers.

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Friday, November, 13, 2015

Ford Edge Night Out

Ford’s Edge Unstoppable tour recently paid a visit to Chicago for an #EdgeNightOut. The event featured some ...

Tuesday, November, 10, 2015

Tacoma Comes Out to Play

Toyota’s corporate manager for truck operations, Rick LoFaso, shared details on the all-new Tacoma during the ...

Saturday, November, 07, 2015

Truly Grand Opening!

Usually when a dealership holds a grand opening, it's celebrating a new building or a new location, but in the ...

Tuesday, October, 20, 2015

Mazda Drive for Good Program Returns

Now through Oct. 28, Mazda and NBCUniversal are encouraging people to nominate an organization or individual who is ...

Monday, October, 19, 2015

BMW takes Uber Users for a Ride in the Forthcoming BMW 7 Series

Today only, BMW and Uber are giving Chicagoans the ride of a lifetime – to be among the first to experience ...

Tuesday, October, 13, 2015

Fall Rally Picks: MAMA Family Vehicle of the Year

Each year during the Chicago Auto Show Media Preview, the Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA) hosts a ...

Friday, October, 09, 2015

Jeep and Ram Blaze the Trail

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) took MAMA members on a wild ride this past week at the Midwest Automotive Media ...

Friday, October, 09, 2015

Mazda Likes the Power of 3

Mazda is one automaker that follows its own road. For years the Asian iconoclast has built cars that are fun to ...

Thursday, October, 08, 2015

Scion Gets Back to Its Roots

Toyota’s youth-oriented division recently launched two new small cars for 2016, the subcompact iA sedan and ...

Tuesday, September, 29, 2015

Honda, Not Your Average Car Company

In a recent ad campaign Honda has outdone itself. This ad stands out because it highlights Honda’s many ...


12/1/2015 7:24:00 AM

On #GivingTuesday, consider making a donation to one or more of the 18 local organizations that benefit from our First Look for Charity black-tie gala. Get a first look at the nation's largest auto show amid opulence on Friday, Feb. 12. Visit to view the participating charities and learn more about the #FLFC16 event

11/30/2015 8:32:03 AM

#MovieSceneMonday! What car took the Griswolds cross-country in the 1983 National Lampoons Vacation? #classic

11/28/2015 1:23:04 PM

Already excited for The Chicago Auto Show! #resnickautogroup

11/26/2015 8:33:05 AM

Today is a day for giving thanks to those who matter most. So we'd like to thank all of the Chicago Auto Show fans and wish you a Happy Thanksgiving! #HappyThanksgiving

11/25/2015 1:38:13 PM

This just in: #CAS16 ticket sales are NOW LIVE! Tag a friend you want to bring to the nation's largest auto show, the Chicago Auto Show (Feb. 13-21), and we'll select one winner each day this week to get free tickets! #TagAFriend

11/25/2015 1:09:38 PM

I really like the new website! Looks great

11/25/2015 9:30:18 AM

In light of #GivingTuesday approaching, if you're planning to donate to any of these 18 local charities this holiday season, consider purchasing a First Look for Charity ticket to get a first look of the nation's largest auto show amid opulence! Visit for more details. #FLFC16

11/23/2015 10:10:45 AM

We asked you to cast your votes for the look of the 2016 Chicago Auto Show, and the jury is in! The official poster this year will be #3

11/23/2015 8:03:04 AM

Starting today (through Jan. 4, 2016), Mazda will donate $150 to a local charity of your choice for every new car purchased or leased through its #MazdaDrive4Good program. Visit to find a dealership near you. To learn more, visit:

11/20/2015 9:30:03 PM

When do tickets go on sale online??? I know it says mid-November on the site...sorry if this has been answered


12/1/2015 3:29:45 PM

The Little Birdie Daily Bugle is out! Stories via @ChiAutoShow @ChiCityColleges @davidbeebe

12/1/2015 3:19:09 PM

RT @ChiAutoShow: Local #car dealers care. Recently one town's dealers teamed up to donate $28K to organizations in their community. https:/

12/1/2015 3:12:25 PM

Chicagoland Dealers Care: Fall PSA: via @YouTube

12/1/2015 3:10:04 PM

Local #car dealers care. Recently one town's dealers teamed up to donate $28K to organizations in their community.

12/1/2015 3:08:18 PM

I added a video to a @YouTube playlist Chicagoland Dealers Care: Fall PSA

12/1/2015 3:05:55 PM

RT @ChiAutoShow: We're encouraging teens to submit PSA ideas for distracted driving dangers; they could win $2K: #D

12/1/2015 2:25:01 PM

We're encouraging teens to submit PSA ideas for distracted driving dangers; they could win $2K: #DriveSafeChicago

12/1/2015 11:11:03 AM

@stjameshealth We are hoping for great results for you on this #givingtuesday!

12/1/2015 10:46:12 AM

RT @RayGrahamAssoc: TODAY is Giving Tuesday!!

12/1/2015 10:44:27 AM

RT @MarchofDimes: #GivingTuesday is here! Help us raise $39,000 in 39 hours because babies need 39 weeks to grow.