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Chicago Auto Show Charity Benefit Raises $2.5 Million

Feb 13, 2015 09:00 PM

Eighteen area charities tonight shared in more than $2.5 million raised by the 2015 Chicago Auto Show’s benevolent event, First Look for Charity, and two attendees left with the keys to new automobiles.​

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Shirey Cadillac Chairman and CEO Thomas F. Shirey Elected to CATA Board of Directors

Jul 11, 2012 10:30 AM

Thomas F. Shirey, chairman and CEO of Shirey Cadillac in Oak Lawn, was elected to join the Chicago Automobile Trade Association board of directors. Elected to serve a three-year term, Shirey joins four incumbents who won election to their third and final terms on the board.

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Chicago Auto Show Revs Up Communications and Marketing Efforts with Staff Additions, New Roles

Jun 13, 2012 09:55 AM

Keeping pace with trends in the ever-changing traditional and social media landscape, the Chicago Automobile Trade Association, producer of the Chicago Auto Show, announces its new communications and marketing team, which includes both new hires and an expanded role for a current staff member.

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Chicago Auto Show Announces 2013 Dates: February 9-18

Jun 06, 2012 10:00 AM

Nation’s Largest Auto Show Takes Advantage of Presidents Day Holiday to Heighten Exhibitor Value. The public portion of 2013 Chicago Auto Show will run Saturday, Feb. 9 through Monday, Feb. 18. This marks the first time since 1998 that the show will open to the public on a Saturday. Show organizers decided to shift the dates for 2013 to take advantage of the Presidents Day holiday.

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Chicago's Clout With Buyers Still Rules

Mar 21, 2012 02:47 PM

It's no secret that auto shows work on a multitude of levels. If they didn't, the idea borne under Sam Miles, the Chicago Auto Show's first promoter, would be an idea long forgotten by the Windy City, not to mention the automotive industry.

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2012 MAMA Breakfast

Mar 21, 2012 02:45 PM

"I'm smiling for two main reasons," said John Maloney, president of Volvo Cars of North America. "Not only am I here to share some of the many reasons why Volvo is the fastest-growing luxury brand in America, but I personally feel at home here at the Chicago Auto Show because Chicago is home.

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VW Fuel-Efficient Beetle TDI

Mar 21, 2012 02:42 PM

At the 2012 Chicago Auto Show, VW unveiled the third model in the Beetle lineup: the fuel-efficient TDI Clean Diesel model, which has manufacturer fuel economy estimates of 39 mpg on the highway and 29 mpg in the city.

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2013 Acadia and Acadia Denali

Mar 21, 2012 02:40 PM

"With an award-winning combination of space, capability and fuel-efficiency, the Acadia epitomizes GMC's 'never say never' attitude," said Tony DiSalle, U.S. vice president of GMC marketing. "For 2013, our engineers and designers applied that same attitude to developing the new Acadia."

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Nissan NV 200

Mar 21, 2012 02:39 PM

"There is an increasing need for a 'right-sized' van that optimizes cargo space while offering the best possible fuel economy and an affordable price-the exact sweet spots of the innovative new Nissan NV200," said Joe Castelli, vice president, Nissan Commercial Vehicles and Fleet.

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Hyundai Elantra Coupe and GT

Mar 21, 2012 02:38 PM

Hyundai President John Krafcik introduced a new sport coupe variant to its industry-leading Elantra lineup in Chicago.

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