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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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Sloan to Succeed Cizek at Chicago Dealer Association

Dec 17, 2009 12:00 AM

The Board of Directors of the Chicago Automobile Trade Association (CATA) has named David Sloan to succeed Jerry Cizek as president of the dealer group following Cizek’s retirement from the position he has held since 1988. The change takes place January 1, 2010.

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Chrysler's Marchionne to Address Economic Club at Chicago Auto Show

Nov 19, 2009 12:00 AM

Sergio Marchionne, Chief Executive Officer of Chrysler Group LLC, will address the Economic Club of Chicago (ECC) at the group's annual Chicago Auto Show luncheon meeting on Feb. 11, 2010. The event will be held at 12 p.m. CST in the Vista Ballroom of McCormick Place during the show's media preview.​

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Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers Becomes HQ Hotel for Nation's Biggest Auto Show

Oct 13, 2009 12:00 AM

The Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers is pleased to announce that it will be the exclusive hotel partner for the 2010 Chicago Auto Show. Gearing up to take over the Windy City February 12-21, the event attracts car aficionados from around the globe to get an up-close-and-personal view of the world's most spectacular automobiles, some being viewed by the media and public for the first time anywhere.​

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2009 Chicago Auto Show Highlights

Mar 06, 2009 12:00 AM

The awards, introductions, debuts, and standouts from the 2009 Chicago Auto Show.

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2009 Best of Show Winners Announced

Mar 04, 2009 12:00 AM

The Chicago Auto Show announces the winners of the fourth annual best of show voting. Best of Show voting is unique to the Chicago Auto Show and gives consumers the opportunity to voice their opinion.​

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First Look Raises $1.8 million

Mar 02, 2009 12:00 AM

Like everyone else, Chicagoans are feeling the economy’s sluggishness. Still, they dug deep for the Chicago Auto Show’s benevolent event, First Look for Charity, and raised more than $1.8 million for 18 participating nonprofits. And two attendees left with the keys to new vehicles. . . .

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“Engaging the Blogosphere” Conference

Feb 28, 2009 12:00 AM

In an industry that’s changing, it’s not only product that’s in flux, but the way in which the industry is promoted, marketed and reported upon that’s changing, as well. For the first time (outside of a phone conversation or over a “tall frosty one”) the Chicago Auto Show gave media, PR reps and manufacturers a chance to put a more formal face on the challenges of new media by producing its “Engaging the Blogosphere” conference. . . .

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The show floor at the 1917 Chicago Auto Show #tbt

10/29/2014 6:50:05 PM

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#MotivationMonday

10/26/2014 8:18:23 AM

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10/30/2014 4:49:55 PM

@ChiAutoShow Can't wait!

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2015 Chicago Auto Show Preview Video - 60 sec: http://t.co/6UQYRaXJ42 via @YouTube

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Cars can dress up for #Halloween too! Check out their costumes via @ChiTribuneAuto: http://t.co/yvvHLh0kFG http://t.co/XXh2RTNykx

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