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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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    Unidentified woman waves while posing behind the wheel of the Cadillac La Espada concept convertible, at the Cadillac exhibit area on the show floor. Car door is open, giving a partial view of the custom interior, including nacelle headrests for each occupant. The fiberglass-bodied, two-passenger La Espada featured tall tailfins that suggested the shape of fins to come on future cars. It also helped pave the way for the 1957 Cadillac Eldorado Brougham.