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These 9 Smartphone Apps are Turning Your Car into a Command Center

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Jan 21, 2016

Apps are everywhere. According to the Pew Research Center, over two-thirds of Americans now own smartphones and almost half have tablets. As these wonder-devices and the software that power them become more a part of our society, other industries are taking notice, so much so that it seems like everything in our lives is getting "smarter," from our baby monitors to our stereos and even the humble refrigerator.

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Media Flocks to First Look for Charity Preview & Tasting Event

Posted by: Colleen Moran on Jan 20, 2016

Last week, Chicagoland media saw a glimpse of what is to come at this year's benevolent black-tie charity gala, First Look for Charity on Friday, Feb. 12.

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Editors Choice: Top Picks from 2015

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Dec 29, 2015

As we say farewell to 2015 and we anxiously await the new vehicle announcements to be made at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show, we asked automotive experts to reflect on their favorite vehicles of this year. Here are their top picks – unfiltered and unedited.

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GMC Makes a Premium Statement

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Dec 17, 2015

GMC seems to have found a profitable niche in the midsized, premium truck segment with the GMC Canyon. In fact, GMC says that 56 percent of buyers come from a non-GM source of sales – notably the highest in the GMC lineup.

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The Force is strong with FCA

Posted by: Colleen Moran on Dec 03, 2015

In conjunction with the release of the long anticipated "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," FCA has partnered with Disney and Lucasfilm to create seven co-branded television spots for the Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram and FIAT brands. 

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Ford Edge Night Out

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Nov 13, 2015

Ford’s Edge Unstoppable tour recently paid a visit to Chicago for an #EdgeNightOut. The event featured some quality seat time behind the wheel of a 2016 Ford Edge and a taste of fine Chicago cuisine – all in the name of getting consumers acquainted with the Edge’s new driver assist technologies in a bustling urban environment.

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Tacoma Comes Out to Play

Posted by: Colleen Moran on Nov 10, 2015

Toyota’s corporate manager for truck operations, Rick LoFaso, shared details on the all-new Tacoma during the Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA) meeting and luncheon recently.

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Truly Grand Opening!

Posted by: Mark Bilek on Nov 07, 2015

Usually when a dealership holds a grand opening, it's celebrating a new building or a new location, but in the case of Lexus of Arlington, Mr. Rohrman was celebrating a whole new way to shop for a car.

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Mazda Drive for Good Program Returns

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Oct 20, 2015

Now through Oct. 28, Mazda and NBCUniversal are encouraging people to nominate an organization or individual who is influential in helping their community and that could benefit from heightened awareness and a donation. Mazda and NBC have partnered again for the Mazda Drive for Good program to help one nonprofit organization with a $30,000 in-kind contribution and marketing support.

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

Posted by: Colleen Moran on Oct 19, 2015

Today only, BMW and Uber are giving Chicagoans the ride of a lifetime – to be among the first to experience the forthcoming BMW 7 Series.

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Friday, May, 27, 2016

Racing's Greatest Weekend

Memorial Day, time to sit back, enjoy the smell of new-mown grass, remember those who fought so hard to protect our ...

Thursday, May, 19, 2016

Nissan Leaf Charged Up for 2016

While the completely redesigned Chevrolet Volt and soon-to-be produced Bolt garner most of the electric-car media ...

Friday, May, 13, 2016

Ford GT a Sellout!

Ford received 6,506 fully completed applications from people around the world in the one-month window to apply to ...

Wednesday, April, 20, 2016

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Honda is encouraging safer driving habits with a social media campaign titled #PhoneDownEyesUp. The campaign ...

Wednesday, April, 13, 2016

Ford Now Accepting Applications for GT Supercar

For the first time, 2015 Chicago Auto Show goers were able to see the Ford GT supercar in person at the show and ...

Wednesday, March, 30, 2016

Cars are the Star of the Big Apple

Automakers lit up the Big Apple last week with an assortment of flashy vehicles that debuted during the New York ...

Monday, March, 14, 2016

Buick Presents Cascada to Midwest Automotive Media Association

Buick Vice President of Marketing Tony DiSalle spotlighted the all-new Buick Cascada during the Midwest Automotive ...

Monday, February, 29, 2016

Chevy Inspires Kindness in #DayItForward

Today is a unique day in history, one that does not come around often but has inspired goodness throughout ...

Friday, February, 19, 2016

Test Tracks Are A Gear Shifter

Of everything to see and do at the Chicago Auto Show, some of the most popular attractions are the test tracks, ...

Wednesday, February, 17, 2016

Women's Day Revs Up Excellence

Women's Day at the Chicago Auto Show is a revolutionary way to bring a diverse group of women with a common ...

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5/27/2016 3:04:41 PM

#FlashbackFriday to when Ronald Reagan served as Grand Marshall of the 1954 show

5/27/2016 12:50:17 PM

Memorial Day...time to sit back, enjoy the smell of new-mown grass, remember those who fought so hard to protect our freedoms, throw some encased meat onto the grill and prepare for the greatest racing weekend of the year

5/27/2016 11:01:49 AM

How cool is this photo by @jasonmpeterson? Feel free to save down as your desktop or phone screensaver! #Volvo #Chicago

5/26/2016 10:28:21 AM

We're out at the Midwest Automotive Media Association Spring Rally! From track time, to off-roading and testing out Family Vehicle of the Year contenders, there's much to see and do at Road America. Highlights will be posted soon to the blog - stay tuned

5/20/2016 9:15:27 AM

Chicago Auto Show producers, the Chicago Automobile Trade Association, shares the facts & myths on how frequent you really need your oil changed

5/19/2016 4:37:49 PM

The Chevrolet Volt and Bolt aren't the only talk of the EV town

5/17/2016 10:36:48 PM

Mark your calendars for July 16! Help support the USO of Illinois & local troops. #BBQ4Troops

5/16/2016 1:23:49 PM

We worked on this project for Nissan in January and are happy to share it now! We wrapped three Nissan crossovers with custom red #chrome wraps and chrome, black, and white #vinyl accents. They were showcased at The Chicago Auto Show after a snowy photo shoot in Wisconsin. Let us know what you think! #CAS16 #averychrome #chromewraps #Nissan

5/16/2016 10:23:50 AM

Were you one of the 6,506 people who submitted an application for the Ford GT? Well, in just one month, the supercar has sold out

5/13/2016 12:01:00 PM

There used to be a "South Side Day" at the 1951 Chicago Auto Show! #FlashbackFriday

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5/27/2016 3:21:02 PM

RT @ChiAutoShow: #FlashbackFriday to when Ronald Reagan served as Grand Marshall of the '54 Chicago Auto Show! https://t.co/ewH0rqM2rp

5/27/2016 3:19:07 PM

#FlashbackFriday to when Ronald Reagan served as Grand Marshall of the '54 Chicago Auto Show! https://t.co/ewH0rqM2rp

5/27/2016 1:22:07 PM

Thanks for following @ChiAutoShow @FairwayFordSC @brandywineap Have a great #MemorialDayWeekend ! -- https://t.co/j6SsQTR7O2

5/27/2016 1:07:44 PM

RT @ChiAutoShow: #MemorialDayWeekend is a time to honor the fallen & prepare for the best racing wknd of the year: https://t.co/KXrp5FVjkV

5/27/2016 12:54:38 PM

#MemorialDayWeekend is a time to honor the fallen & prepare for the best racing wknd of the year: https://t.co/KXrp5FVjkV

5/27/2016 12:12:44 PM

RT @rbourgoise: @Toyota 's Mike Kroll receives the @ChiAutoShow "Best of Show" award for @Lexus LC 500 during #MAMA16SR https://t.co/8GnRN6

5/27/2016 12:12:36 PM

RT @slowcb7: Look @fligouri cleaning up the awards for @chevrolet from @ChiAutoShow for #BestInShow https://t.co/Rl1JfvterL

5/27/2016 11:52:15 AM

RT @ChiAutoShow: Feel free to use as your screensaver! Photo cred: @Jasonmpeterson. #Volvo #Chicago #ChicagoSkyline #LakeShore https://t.co

5/27/2016 11:28:18 AM

RT @rbourgoise: @Toyota 's Mike Kroll receives the @ChiAutoShow "Best of Show" award for @Lexus LC 500 during #MAMA16SR https://t.co/8GnRN6

5/27/2016 11:28:14 AM

RT @slowcb7: Look @fligouri cleaning up the awards for @chevrolet from @ChiAutoShow for #BestInShow https://t.co/Rl1JfvterL