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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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    Consumer attending the 2009 Chicago Auto Show voted the Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray as the "Best Concept Vehicle on display." Ed Welburn, General Motors Vice Pres.of Design unveiled the Sting Ray Concept in Chicago, and explained that this prototype pays homage to the 1959 Sting Ray Racer and 1963 Corvette Sting Ray split-window coupe. Design cues included wide shoulders, sculpted fender forms, side air extractors, piercing nose, and of course, the legendary split-window at the rear. This futuristic vision of an American performance icon plays the role of "Sideswipe" in the film Transformers II: Revenge of the Fallen.