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Oct 04, 2013

Surprises come in all sizes

Posted by: Mark Bilek on Oct 04, 2013

The Midwest Automotive Media Association's annual Fall Rally took place earlier this week at the impressive Autobahn Country Club just outside Joliet, Illinois. Attending were more than 50 Midwest-based automotive scribes and more than 70 brand-new vehicles supported by public relations and engineering personnel.

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Sep 20, 2013

Jaguar ALIVE Driving Experience Stops in Chicago

Posted by: Mark Bilek on Sep 20, 2013

You saw the gorgeous new F-Type at last year's Chicago Auto Show, now you get the change to DRIVE it!  Jaguar is hitting the road and letting you take its model lineup for a spin. The Jaguar ALIVE Driving Experience is a multi-city U.S. tour that pulls into Chicago on September 27 - 29.  The event is complimentary to consumers. 

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Sep 18, 2013

Chevy Hosts Safe Kids Event This Weekend

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Sep 18, 2013

Chevrolet and Safe Kids Chicago are participating in National Child Passenger Safety Week and Seat-Check Saturday by hosting a local public event this Saturday, September 21.

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Sep 13, 2013

Are you ready to drive an electric BMW?

Posted by: Mark Bilek on Sep 13, 2013

The all-electric-powered BMW i3 will be hitting showrooms in the first quarter of 2014 but savvy car fans can get a look at the latest eco-wonder at the BMW Championship being held this weekend at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest.

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Sep 11, 2013

Toyota Drive Center comes to Chicagoland Speedway this weekend!   

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Sep 11, 2013

Heading to Chicagoland Speedway this weekend for the NASCAR race? Toyota is providing fans the opportunity to test drive an array of popular Toyota vehicles – such as the 4Runner, FJ Cruiser, Sequoia, Tacoma and Tundra – at Chicagoland Speedway this weekend from September 13-15.

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Sep 03, 2013

2014 Toyota Tundra Now Available in Chicagoland

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Sep 03, 2013

Many have eagerly awaited the arrival of the completely redesigned 2014 Toyota Tundra since it was unveiled at the 2013 Chicago Auto Show, and now, the highly-anticipated pickup is available for purchase in Chicagoland.

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Aug 20, 2013

The Ethanol Debate

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Aug 20, 2013

A few years ago, automakers filed a lawsuit against the Environment Protection Agency’s (EPA) decision to make E15 (gasoline with 15 percent ethanol) legal for all cars after 2007. They argued that the blend could cause damage to a majority of older cars on the road. However, since then, more research has surfaced that attests E15 is considered safe for use in model year 2001 and newer light-duty motor vehicles as they’re built with parts that can withstand the 15 percent blend. E15 is slowly springing up at gas stations and already powers NASCAR vehicles.

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Aug 08, 2013

Hyundai Helps Fans Create the Ultimate Zombie Survival Machine

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Aug 08, 2013

You probably recall the Elantra Coupe ZE, a.k.a.  Hyundai’s "Zombie Survival Machine," that was featured at the 2013 Chicago Auto Show – in association with the hit television series The Walking Dead. Now, auto buffs and Walking Dead fans can build their very own virtual zombie survival machine with Hyundai’s new app called Walking Dead Chop Shop.
 

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Aug 02, 2013

Beyond the Bands: All-new 2014 Corolla at Lollapalooza!

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Aug 02, 2013

Venturing out to Lollapalooza on this lovely weekend? In addition to the great band lineup, we have one feature you can’t miss! Toyota will have the production version of the 2014 Corolla out at Lollapalooza this weekend, located at the Toyota Hybrid House Party & Soundwave stage.

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Jul 19, 2013

Toyota Drive Center Coming to Wicker Park Fest

Posted by: Mark Bilek on Jul 19, 2013

The Toyota Drive Center will be coming to Wicker Park Fest, July 27-28, providing Chicagoans with the opportunity to drive an array of popular Toyota vehicles.

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