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Auto Sales Spike in Wake of Chicago Auto Show

Mar 02, 2011 04:46 PM

For more than a century, if there is one thing the Chicago Auto Show does better than any other, it is to bring consumers and cars together. And thanks to great deals from manufacturers, a reenergized appreciation of new cars and technology, pent-up demand-and some cooperation from Mother Nature-dealers around Chicago are experiencing a dramatic post-show bump in sales.

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Consumers pick their favorite vehicles and exhibit at the Chicago Auto Show

Feb 22, 2011 03:12 PM

Consumer voters proclaimed their favorites in five categories in the Chicago Auto Show's sixth annual "Best of Show" balloting. In voting conducted over the 10-day public run of the nation's biggest auto show, winners in the contest's five categories were

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Chicago Auto Show Posts Attendance Increase

Feb 21, 2011 12:45 PM

The 2011 Chicago Auto Show closed Sunday night and enjoyed a 10 percent increase in attendance over its 10-day run when compared to a year ago.

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Toyota Announces the Plural of Prius

Feb 20, 2011 02:23 PM

Decade-Long Debate Laid to Rest with Recognition of the Term 'Prii.' Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), USA, Inc. today announced that the general public has selected 'Prii' as the preferred plural term for Prius. ​

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Joliet Man Wins Toyota Prius at Chicago Auto Show

Feb 20, 2011 10:17 AM

JOLIET MAN WINS NEW TOYOTA PRIUS AT CHICAGO AUTO SHOW CHICAGO, Ill., February 20, 2011 - Justin McNally, a 27-year-old resident of Joliet, has won a 2011 Toyota Prius, courtesy of the Chicagoland Toyota Dealers. "The Toyota 2011 Chicago Auto Show Prius Giveaway" was conducted on the dealers' Facebook page - www.facebook.com/chicagolandtoyotadealers, a site that informs visitors of Chicagoland Toyota Dealer promotions, contests and events throughout the area.

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Some Like It Hot -- Dodge Introduces Durango Heat

Feb 18, 2011 04:00 PM

Dodge is turning up the heat in the full-size SUV segment, introducing a new affordable performance package for the all-new 2011 Dodge Durango SUV - the Dodge Durango Heat. Designed to complement the performance-tuned Durango R/T, the new Heat package delivers aggressive styling, the high-performing 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine with 295 horsepower and a surprisingly affordable price.

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Chicago & 350Green Announce Network of Vehicle Charging Stations

Feb 18, 2011 01:00 PM

Today at the 2011 Chicago Auto Show Illinois Governor Pat Quinn and officials from the City of Chicago announced the selection of 350Green, a developer of electric vehicle (EV) charging networks, to design, build and operate a network of 280 EV charging stations throughout the Chicago area.

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You can roll into the auto show and help the homeless

Feb 16, 2011 01:03 PM

MINI USA, American distributor of the popular MINI Cooper, yesterday agreed to sponsor this week's Chicago Auto Show Food Drive, which provides food to the homeless and deeply discounted tickets to Auto Show visitors who bring canned goods to donate, said Neli Vazquez-Rowland, president of A Safe Haven Foundation, the organization collecting for its Community Food Pantry

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MAMA Names Hyundai Sonata Family Vehicle of the Year

Feb 15, 2011 03:15 PM

The 2011 Hyundai Sonata continues to establish itself as the new standard for midsize sedans as it was named the inaugural recipient of the "Family Vehicle of the Year" award by the Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA).

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Chicago Auto Show charity benefit raises $1.9 million

Feb 15, 2011 09:25 AM

Eighteen area charities tonight shared in nearly $2 million raised by the 2011 Chicago Auto Show's benevolent event, First Look for Charity, and two attendees left with the keys to new cars.

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8/1/2015 10:13:04 AM

Looking back on #CAS15, there were so many awesome interactive displays. What was your favorite

7/31/2015 9:09:04 AM

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7/30/2015 4:44:35 PM

This is awesome. #Cars #Chicago

7/30/2015 1:07:04 PM

The Chicago Auto Show Changed their cover photo.

7/30/2015 9:05:05 AM

Tomorrow is the LAST DAY to enter our Ultimate Backyard Barbecue contest! Share why you're passionate about supporting the troops in 15 seconds or less and you could win the ultimate #BBQ for you and 50 of your friends. Enter here: http://bit.ly/1JwVE9P

7/29/2015 11:02:06 AM

Check out this shot of the showroom floor from the 1903 Chicago Auto Show. Oh how times have changed

7/28/2015 5:17:19 PM

Remember the Hyundai Santa Cruz you saw at last year's show? Reports state this concept will be approved for production beginning this November: http://bit.ly/1OA00ye

7/28/2015 11:01:13 AM

Are you a #BBQ lover? Then you're in luck, because by entering our Ultimate Backyard Barbecue contest you could win the ultimate BBQ event for you and 50 of your friends! Enter here: http://bit.ly/1JwVE9P

7/28/2015 8:55:32 AM

There have been too many recent incidents involving journalists that have crashed cars. Kudos to the Midwest Automotive Media Association and Dodge for coordinating a Track Safety School for regional journalists. - via Chicago Tribune Cars

7/27/2015 3:21:02 PM

Reliving this 2016 Ford Police Interceptor from #CAS15...even cops need to ride in style. http://bit.ly/1Lfc2eZ

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8/3/2015 1:23:13 AM

RT @Chicago_History: Exhibiting the new @Cadillac Eldorado, 1960 Chicago Auto Show (http://t.co/pmxVPaBYD3) @ChiAutoShow http://t.co/c2h93m

8/2/2015 7:23:07 PM

RT @Chicago_History: Exhibiting the new @Cadillac Eldorado, 1960 Chicago Auto Show (http://t.co/pmxVPaBYD3) @ChiAutoShow http://t.co/c2h93m

8/2/2015 3:05:41 PM

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8/2/2015 12:27:12 PM

RT @Chicago_History: Exhibiting the new @Cadillac Eldorado, 1960 Chicago Auto Show (http://t.co/pmxVPaBYD3) @ChiAutoShow http://t.co/c2h93m

8/2/2015 8:23:04 AM

RT @theawesomer: @ChiAutoShow loved the silver @ford GT that debuted here too. #menwhoblog http://t.co/Ir70829OSo http://t.co/xPGdrS8Luh

8/2/2015 1:53:52 AM

Plan a Family Day-cation at the Chicago Auto Show #CAS15 http://t.co/ccWo0tyFq5

8/2/2015 12:19:46 AM

RT @Chicago_History: Exhibiting the new @Cadillac Eldorado, 1960 Chicago Auto Show (http://t.co/pmxVPaBYD3) @ChiAutoShow http://t.co/c2h93m

8/1/2015 9:45:36 PM

RT @Chicago_History: Exhibiting the new @Cadillac Eldorado, 1960 Chicago Auto Show (http://t.co/pmxVPaBYD3) @ChiAutoShow http://t.co/c2h93m

8/1/2015 9:19:17 PM

RT @FordAutoShows: This #Ford #F250 4x4 in Vermillion Red was turning heads at the @ChiAutoShow this year. Let's see your #SuperDuty! http:…

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RT @Chicago_History: Exhibiting the new @Cadillac Eldorado, 1960 Chicago Auto Show (http://t.co/pmxVPaBYD3) @ChiAutoShow http://t.co/c2h93m