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Chicago Auto Show to Host Technori Pitch Event During 2013 Media Preview

Nov 08, 2012 12:00 PM

The Chicago Automobile Trade Association (CATA), producer of the Chicago Auto Show, announced plans to bring Technori Pitch to the 2013 Chicago Auto Show Social Media Preview on February 8, 2013 - the second of two Media Preview days at the show. Technori Pitch is a monthly event where Chicago's most innovative companies have the chance to pitch their latest technologies before an audience of entrepreneurs, executives, and enthusiasts.

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Aurora Man Wins Camry Replica Pace Car at the 2012 Chicago Auto Show

Feb 28, 2012 04:34 PM

Thomas Buttaccio of Aurora was the lucky winner of a replica Toyota Camry Pace Car that will be gracing the track at the historic Daytona 500 this evening in Florida.

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2012 Chicago Auto Show Best of Show Winners Announced

Feb 21, 2012 09:00 AM

For the seventh straight year, consumer voters proclaimed their favorites in five categories in the Chicago Auto Show's "Best of Show" balloting.

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Belvidere Day at the Chicago Auto Show

Feb 17, 2012 03:41 PM

Mayor Fred Brereton and dignitaries from the city of Belvidere, Illinois declared Friday, February 17th Belvidere Day at the 2012 Chicago Auto Show. The crowd stopped to pose by the 2013 Dodge Dart which will begin production at Chrysler's Belvidere Assembly plant this spring. Dart production will bring 1,800 new jobs to the area.

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Preckwinkle Launches “Commit to Cook” Campaign at 2012 Auto Show

Feb 17, 2012 09:00 AM

Sets goal of 2,500 new jobs, website highlights County’s ‘economic toolkit.’ Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle was joined by Orland Park Mayor Dan McLaughlin and representative of the Chicago Auto Show today to launch “Commit to Cook” campaign encouraging residents to support Cook County businesses while engaging the business community to spur economic development.

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Donate and get a Discount at the Chicago Auto Show

Feb 15, 2012 07:03 PM

Today, February 15 through Friday, February 17, patrons of the Chicago Auto Show can bring 3 non-perishable food items to the Chicago Auto Show to receive a coupon for $7 admission. All food will be donated to A Safe Haven, which restores lives from homelessness to self-sufficiency with pride and purpose. Every year, the Chicago Auto Show Food Drive raises over 10 tons of food.

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Engagement at the Chrysler Display

Feb 15, 2012 06:46 PM

In front of a crowd of auto show goers in the Chrysler Group display of the 2012 Chicago Auto Show, Gill Klinger proposed to his girlfriend Jennifer Stevens. A Libertyville Auto City employee, Jennifer sells Chrysler, Jeep and Dodge products in metro-Chicago and is well known throughout the dealer group in northern Illinois. Popping the question next to a Chrysler 300 at the auto show was a fitting beginning for the couple who plan to wed at Walt Disney World later this year.

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Saturday Morning Special with Paul Brian

Feb 14, 2012 02:44 PM

On Saturday, February 18, join award-winning personality Paul Brian as he hosts the weekly DriveChicago WLS radio program live from the show floor of the Chicago Auto Show.

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Chicago Auto Show Engages Youth

Feb 14, 2012 11:59 AM

No matter what age groups show-goers represent, the Chicago Auto Show is one of the industry’s best venues to capture consumer feedback and reactions to the newest products and technologies. While all who make their way through the McCormick Place turnstiles are important, car manufacturers this year are engaging young adults by turning to the platforms most familiar to youth.

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$2.1 Million was Raised at Chicago Auto Show Charity Event

Feb 12, 2012 02:55 PM

Eighteen area charities tonight shared in more than $2 million raised by the 2012 Chicago Auto Show’s benevolent event, First Look for Charity, and two attendees left with the keys to new Cadillacs.

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Wednesday, May, 20, 2015

What You Need to Know about the Takata Recall

To help clear up any misinformation that’s been circulating the Internet, we’ve compiled facts below on ...

Friday, May, 15, 2015

A Rally and a Street Legal Racecar

Earlier this week automakers and journalists once again descended on Elkhart Lake, WI, which has become home to the ...

Thursday, May, 14, 2015

Two days in paradise -- for a motorhead!

The 14th annual Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA) Spring Rally was held this past Tuesday and Wednesday ...

Tuesday, May, 05, 2015

Mazda Drive for Good

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Thursday, April, 23, 2015

Mazda Rallies in Grant Park to Prevent Distracted Driving

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Wednesday, April, 22, 2015

Toyota's Mirai Fueled by ... ahem ... Bullsh*t

Though you can't yet buy the hybrogen-powered Mirai sedan in Illinois, Toyota is starting a national marketing ...

Wednesday, April, 15, 2015

2016 Acura RDX Ready for Launch

Fresh off it's world debut at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show, the 2016 Acura is set to hit dealer showrooms ...

Thursday, April, 09, 2015

Chicago Highlights from the Big Apple

With some flashy debuts and a healthy dose of technology news, automakers made some noise during the New York Auto ...

Friday, March, 27, 2015

New Ford Technology Helps Drivers Avoid Speeding Tickets

Ford announced the launch of its new technology that’s aimed to help drivers stay within the speed limit to ...

Tuesday, March, 17, 2015

Meet the New Chrysler 300: Bolder, Safer and More Refined

Chrysler’s full-size sedan gets a refresh for 2015 that includes new front and rear fascias, new exterior ...

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5/21/2015 3:07:11 PM

Today started the mass production of the all-new, redesigned 2016 Honda Pilot, that debuted just a few months ago at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show. The Pilot is scheduled to arrive at dealerships next month! #ThrowbackThursday #tbt

5/21/2015 11:11:33 AM

UPDATE: We've added an updated recalled model list (in the Takata recalls) to yesterday's blog post. Click here to see if your vehicle is listed & share with those you think may be affected: http://bit.ly/1R40z5B

5/20/2015 1:35:36 PM

We've compiled the facts on what you need to know about the Takata airbag recall and if or how you may be affected: http://bit.ly/1R40z5B

5/19/2015 2:43:46 PM

The USO of Illinois and Real Urban Barbecue helped prep Chicago Automobile Trade Association dealers on event and BBQ tips today! Save the Date for the 2015 USO Barbecue for the Troops events at local dealerships: Saturday, July 18. More info to come. #BBQ4Troops

5/19/2015 1:40:09 PM

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5/18/2015 5:26:48 PM

Vice President Joe Biden says Corvettes are better than Porsches...what's your vote? http://politi.co/1AfHvwH

5/15/2015 4:08:18 PM

Dodge introduced the 2016 #Viper ACR - a street-legal racecar - to the Midwest Automotive Media Association this week. Make sure the sound is up when you listen to this engine! http://bit.ly/1bV9TZC

5/14/2015 5:18:34 PM

Two days in paradise...for a motorhead: http://bit.ly/1cZyHks #MAMA15

5/14/2015 4:30:22 PM

Who still has their Econoline? #ThrowbackThursday #1991

5/14/2015 10:26:08 AM

Are windowless, driverless cars just too weird? http://on.mash.to/1cAm5Q4 - via Mashable

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5/22/2015 12:34:47 AM

RT @jaimefennema: Few more pics from the @ChiAutoShow First Look event last night http://t.co/9nBzSSCM0C

5/21/2015 9:50:05 PM

@Toyota @ChiAutoShow Please tell me I will get to drive one of these one day! ?????? #LetsGoPlaces

5/21/2015 9:12:27 PM

RT @FordMustang: Guess who's going to be at the @ChiAutoShow? The all-new Shelby® GT350! #Ford #Mustang #FordCAS http://t.co/xe0dpl4nQe

5/21/2015 4:50:00 PM

RT @ChiAutoShow: The @Honda #Pilot, a #CAS15 debut, started mass production today & is set to arrive @ dealerships next month! #TBT http://

5/21/2015 3:50:44 PM

RT @ChiAutoShow: The @Honda #Pilot, a #CAS15 debut, started mass production today & is set to arrive @ dealerships next month! #TBT http://

5/21/2015 3:21:53 PM

RT @ChiAutoShow: The @Honda #Pilot, a #CAS15 debut, started mass production today & is set to arrive @ dealerships next month! #TBT http://

5/21/2015 3:12:35 PM

RT @ChiAutoShow: The @Honda #Pilot, a #CAS15 debut, started mass production today & is set to arrive @ dealerships next month! #TBT http://

5/21/2015 3:10:20 PM

RT @ChiAutoShow: The @Honda #Pilot, a #CAS15 debut, started mass production today & is set to arrive @ dealerships next month! #TBT http://

5/21/2015 3:09:54 PM

The @Honda #Pilot, a #CAS15 debut, started mass production today & is set to arrive @ dealerships next month! #TBT http://t.co/PYMjBwAV1R