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Annual Chicago Auto Show Food Drive gets a boost from Chrysler

Feb 01, 2010 12:00 AM

More than 40 Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge and Ram dealerships in the Chicagoland area will be collecting canned food donations beginning February 1, 2010 in collaboration with the 2010 Chicago Auto Show Food Drive to benefit A Safe Haven Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to assisting people in crisis and transition.

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CHICAGOLAND TOYOTA DEALERS TO GIVE AWAY 2010 PRIUS

Jan 28, 2010 12:00 AM

The 30 dealers who comprise the Chicagoland Toyota Dealers are offering one lucky person the opportunity to win an all-new 2010 Toyota Prius at the upcoming Chicago Auto Show. “The 2010 Chicago Auto Show Prius Giveaway” is being conducted on a newly-launched Facebook page – www.facebook.com/chicagolandtoyotadealers. Entry information and contest rules are available on this special web page. Entrants must be a member of Facebook in order to become a “fan” of the Fan Page and eligible for the sweepstakes.

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FORD TO BRING NEXT-GENERATION FORD EXPLORER, 1,200 JOBS TO CHICAGO MANUFACTURING FACILITIES

Jan 27, 2010 12:00 AM

Ford Motor Company today announced it will produce the next-generation Ford Explorer SUV at the company’s Chicago Assembly Plant beginning in the fourth quarter of this year. Ford is investing nearly $400 million in its Chicago manufacturing facilities to launch production of the new, fuel-efficient Ford Explorer. The company also will add 1,200 new jobs to staff a second production shift at Chicago Assembly Plant and increase production at the nearby Chicago Stamping Plant.

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Fisker Karma Plug-In Hybrid to make Windy City Debut at Chicago Auto Show; Two Chicago retail groups to carry the brand

Jan 26, 2010 12:00 AM

The Fisker Karma, the world’s first premium plug-in hybrid electric vehicle, will make its Chicago debut at the Chicago Auto Show February 12-21. With the Karma, American automaker Fisker Automotive (www.fiskerautomotive.com) proves that with eco-friendly cars you can enjoy beautiful, distinctive design and thrilling performance with a clear conscience.

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Honda to Debut Next-generation Odyssey Concept at Chicago Auto Show

Jan 25, 2010 12:00 AM

American Honda Motor Co., Inc., will debut a concept version of the next-generation Honda Odyssey minivan at the 2010 Chicago Auto Show on February 10, the company announced today.

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Scratching Your Automotive Itch! 102nd Chicago Auto Show Set for Feb. 12-21 Run

Jan 24, 2010 12:00 AM

Feeling the need more excitement in your life? Has your automotive relationship become boring, without the fire and sparks you had at the beginning? Do you crave the passion of the convertible, but feel constrained to keep the relationship with your 4-door sedan? Is the reliability and devotion to frugality from your econobox in constant competition with the siren song of something racy, curvy and utterly frivolous?

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NeuStep & Chicago Auto Show to offer 3D interactive tour

Jan 21, 2010 12:00 AM

The interactive media company NeuStep, in conjunction with its Chicago Automobile Trade Association partner, announced plans today to launch a web-based, 3-D interactive walk-through tour of the 2010 Chicago Auto Show for car enthusiasts world-wide to experience.

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New Vehicle Efficiency Award to Debut at Chicago Auto Show

Jan 18, 2010 12:00 AM

The 2010 Chicago Auto Show will be home to the inaugural presentation of the Hermance Vehicle Efficiency Award, which recognizes the most efficient new car with the greatest consumer appeal. The award is given in honor of the late David Hermance, Toyota’s highly respected executive engineer of environmental engineering.

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Your Chicago Auto Show

Dec 29, 2009 12:00 AM

You hear enough about the Chicago Auto Show, now it's your turn to tell us a story. A lot of people have already shared great Chicago Auto Show memories with us, and we want to hear more of them. So dig out the box of 35mm slides and Betamax tapes and get ready for a drive down memory lane. If we like your story enough, we'll even send you a couple of free Chicago Auto Show tickets!

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The Meat in an Olympic-Sized Sandwich!

Dec 18, 2009 12:00 AM

NBC5 and Telemundo Chicago Present: The 2010 Chicago Auto Show Specials Saturday, February 13th. While many will be riveted to their TVs for the 2010 Winter Olympics, they’ll be able to take a break from the breakneck speeds of the Giant Slalom to those who are taking a similar slalom through the aisles of McCormick Place during the auto show. This year’s NBC5 Chicago Auto Show special will enjoy a huge lead-in audience of those watching the games from Calgary with even more Olympic coverage on the back end of the special.

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Tuesday, May, 26, 2015

Android Auto Now Available in 2015 Hyundai Sonata

As an update to a previous blog post , Hyundai is now officially the first car manufacturer to launch Android Auto ...

Friday, May, 22, 2015

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Thursday, April, 09, 2015

Chicago Highlights from the Big Apple

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5/28/2015 2:25:14 PM

The Chicago Area Clean Cities Coalition saved more than 25 million gallons of petroleum in 2014! #GreenDrives #20thAnniversary

5/28/2015 10:57:59 AM

We're loving this cherry-red Dodge #Challenger from the 1970 Chicago Auto Show! #ThrowbackThursday #tbt

5/26/2015 4:25:21 PM

Good news for Hyundai owners and Android users! Android Auto is now available in the 2015 Sonata. You might remember receiving a demo during the 2015 Chicago Auto Show, but we've provided all of the necessary details here: http://bit.ly/1RlJRi2 #AndroidAuto

5/25/2015 8:54:01 AM

Today, we pay tribute to our fallen heroes

5/23/2015 10:05:00 AM

Did you know? The state of Illinois changed the way vehicle leases are taxed, allowing you to get more car for less money! Get all the details in 60 seconds here: http://bit.ly/1FF5nw5

5/22/2015 12:41:00 PM

It's the perfect weekend to check out community car shows and cruise nights! DriveChicago has the local lineup here: http://www.drivechicago.com/carshows

5/22/2015 10:44:05 AM

Racing's Greatest Weekend On Deck!

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

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5/28/2015 4:39:51 PM

RT @ChiAutoShow: In 2014 alone, @ChiCleanCities saved more than 25 million gallons of petroleum! #GreenDrives #20thAnniversary http://t.co/

5/28/2015 3:06:05 PM

RT @ChiAutoShow: In 2014 alone, @ChiCleanCities saved more than 25 million gallons of petroleum! #GreenDrives #20thAnniversary http://t.co/

5/28/2015 2:36:49 PM

@ChiAutoShow Thank you for joining us!

5/28/2015 2:33:59 PM

RT @ChiAutoShow: In 2014 alone, @ChiCleanCities saved more than 25 million gallons of petroleum! #GreenDrives #20thAnniversary http://t.co/

5/28/2015 2:28:04 PM

@ChiCleanCities Great event today!

5/28/2015 2:27:00 PM

In 2014 alone, @ChiCleanCities saved more than 25 million gallons of petroleum! #GreenDrives #20thAnniversary http://t.co/wVtnRhpMZ3

5/28/2015 12:22:48 PM

Pap, wat is dat? Daar staat op wie er allemaal komen op #cas15 #cas2015 Staan jullie er ook op? #ikrekenhetgoed http://t.co/3MKUkNcJLQ

5/28/2015 11:27:15 AM

We're lovin' this cherry-red @Dodge #Challenger from the 1970 @ChiAutoShow! #ThrowbackThursday #tbt #gogoboots http://t.co/vcQHYgL3Cn

5/28/2015 10:16:02 AM

RT @ChiAutoShow: The @Honda #Pilot, a #CAS15 debut, is set to arrive @ dealerships next month! #TBT http://t.co/bODa1hTxHQ

5/28/2015 10:16:02 AM

RT @ChiAutoShow: The @Honda #Pilot, a #CAS15 debut, is set to arrive @ dealerships next month! #TBT http://t.co/tmoRRtNywX