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First staged in 1901, the Chicago Auto Show is the largest auto show in North America and has been held more times than any other auto exposition on the continent. This year marks the 108th edition of the Chicago Auto Show.

 
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    Cadillac exhibited the one-of-a-kind Debutante convertible at the 1950 Chicago Auto Show, which was the first major show in the U. S. since World War II. General Motors announced that the $35,000 Debutante was "the most luxurious car ever built by Cadillac." The exterior was painted Canary Yellow, and its six-passenger cabin upholstered in leopard skins, including floor, seats, and portions of the door panels. Interior fittings included 24-karat gold plated instrument panel, bezels and knobs.