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Honda Brings Gamer’s Custom 2014 Civic Si Coupe to Life at Chicago Auto Show

Jan 30, 2014 09:00 AM

Honda is teaming with the hottest racing franchise on Xbox One - Forza Motorsport - to unveil the winning entry of the Civic Si Design Contest at the Chicago Auto Show on Feb. 7. Selected out of nearly 170 entries, the winning design was created by Forza Motorsport gamer Tiffany Labedz and was chosen as the top design by more than 17,000 members of the Forza Motorsport community. This one-of-a-kind Civic is the first vehicle to feature a design from the Forza Motorsport community.

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2014 Chicago Auto Show Discount Coupons Available at Fifth Third Bank

Jan 14, 2014 09:00 AM

Fifth Third Bank announced today it has renewed its annual partnership with the Chicago Automobile Trade Association (CATA), producer of the Chicago Auto Show. The highlights of this exclusive partnership provide that Fifth Third is the exclusive bank of the show and will again serve as a main distributor of the weekday half-priced auto show coupons, Grand Benefactor of First Look for Charity gala and host of an exciting and interactive display on the show floor.

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Premier Partners Highlight Impressive Sponsor Lineup

Jan 09, 2014 09:00 AM

The Chicago Auto Show is proud to announce State Farm, Fifth Third Bank and Shell as Premier Partners for the 2014 Chicago Auto Show. In addition to their primary exhibit spaces and promotional activation plans, Premier Partners enjoy category exclusivity and receive additional exposure to show attendees through the Premier Partners benefits package.

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Chicago Auto Show App Set To Launch

Jan 09, 2014 09:00 AM

For the second consecutive year, the Chicago Auto Show will provide an official app for fans and attendees. This year the app was developed with American Eagle, the same company that hosts ChicagoAutoShow.com.​

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Chicago Auto Show Partners with SOCIALDEALER to Provide Dealers Social Media Content

Jan 09, 2014 09:00 AM

The Chicago Auto Show has partnered with SOCIALDEALER – an automotive social media management platform created to help auto dealers engage with customers and manage their reputation through social media and customer reviews – for the 2014 Chicago Auto Show. Chicago-area new-car dealers will be able to tap in to complimentary, real-time syndicated social media content surrounding the 2014 Chicago Auto Show.

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Indoor Test Tracks and Outdoor Test Drives Highlight Show Experience

Jan 09, 2014 09:00 AM

The Chicago Auto Show will again feature three indoor test tracks and up to six outdoor test drives. Returning are Chrysler’s multi-brand test track and its wildly popular Jeep off-road course. Toyota also returns with a track of its own, but for 2014 it will feature trucks within a proving ground that features a see saw, water crossing and 15-foot hill climb.

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First Look Adds Entertainment

Jan 09, 2014 09:00 AM

Now in its 23rd year, First Look for Charity is held the evening before the auto show opens to the public. Eighteen Chicago area charities will benefit from more than $2 million expected to be raised by a black-tie gala held in conjunction with the 2014 Chicago Auto Show in February.

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Texting Plays Big Role in Media, Public Communication

Jan 09, 2014 09:00 AM

The Chicago Auto Show first introduced texting as a communications platform four years ago. Through its partnership with TEXT2DRIVE, Chicago Auto Show attendees simply text “at the show” to 37483 for the latest news, appearances, contests and food-court discounts. “The program proved to be a great way to communicate in real-time with attendees and has evolved as a nice compliment to the Chicago Auto Show mobile app,” said Mark Bilek, direc

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Chicago Auto Show Hosts Vine/Instagram Video Challenge During Social Media Preview

Jan 09, 2014 09:00 AM

To help boost show awareness and highlight manufacturer-specific events and programs, The Chicago Auto Show has teamed up with Digital Megaphone to host the 2014 Chicago Auto Show Vine/Instagram Video Challenge during its Social Media Preview on Friday, Feb. 7. Digital Megaphone, a Chicago-based organization that connects brands with bloggers through social media challenges and interactive blogger events, will deploy Social Media Preview influencers on the show floor.

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Media Preview Ramping Up

Jan 09, 2014 09:00 AM

The 2014 Chicago Auto Show Media Preview will begin on Thursday, Feb. 6 and run through Friday, Feb. 7. The Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA) breakfast opens the first day with MAMA President Kirk Bell presenting the MAMA Family Vehicle of the Year award and introducing keynote speaker Bob Carter, senior vice president of automotive operations for Toyota Motor Sales, USA Inc.

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