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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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    First appearing in 1987, Chrysler's Lamborghini Portofino was exhibited during the 1988 Chicago Auto Show. Portofino predicted the "cab-forward" styling that Chrysler would adopt in the 1990s, which did not include the scissors-style front and rear doors. The prototype was powered by an 225 horsepower aluminum eight-cylinder engine placed mid-ship and mated to a Lamborghini five-speed manual transmission.