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Indoor Test Tracks Highlight Show Experience

Jan 11, 2017 10:55 AM

The 2017 Chicago Auto Show will feature two additional indoor test tracks, swelling the total number of indoor riding opportunities for attendees to five. Returning are Camp Jeep, FCA multi-brand track and Toyota's RAV4 & Highlander Experience. New for 2017 is a Ram proving ground and Mercedes-Benz' "Iron Schöckl."

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The Chicago Automobile Trade Association Matches Courtesy Buick-GMC's $1,000 Donation to the Crystal Lake Food Pantry Community Harvest Campaign

Dec 22, 2016 04:12 PM

The Chicago Automobile Trade Association (CATA) - Chicago area's new-car dealer association - matched Courtesy Buick-GMC's contribution of $1,000, together donating $2,000 to the Crystal Lake Food Pantry Community Harvest campaign through the Chicagoland Dealers Care program.

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ABC7 Chicago Auto Show Special Nets Emmy Award

Dec 13, 2016 11:19 AM

The Chicago Auto Show special produced jointly by ABC7 Chicago and the Chicago Automobile Trade Association (CATA), producer of the Chicago Auto Show, in February 2016 won a Chicago/Midwest Regional Emmy Award.

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Chicago Auto Show Partners With Word of Mouth Marketing Association for a Fifth Year to Present the 2017 Driving Engagement Award

Dec 12, 2016 11:32 AM

For a fifth consecutive year, the Chicago Auto Show has partnered with Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) to present the Driving Engagement Award to an auto manufacturer with the most outstanding social media campaign of the year.

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Chicago Auto Show Partners with Eshots to Provide Unparalleled Consumer Engagement

Nov 29, 2016 11:54 AM

The Chicago Auto Show is partnering with experiential marketing specialist, eshots, inc., to offer epass at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show. epass, part of eshots' EventOS platform, enables attendees to share contact information, request vehicle data, enter contests and register for activities in a seamless and secure way. epass is incorporated into the show's ticket and registering is as simple as entering name, email and ZIP code.

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Chicago Auto Show Launches 2017 Website

Nov 08, 2016 09:31 AM

As auto show season swings into gear, the Chicago Auto Show debuts an all-new website boasting responsive design, rededicated focus on the show’s 116-year history and an improved ticketing experience. The show will launch an accompanying smartphone app in January that is intended to enhance attendee experience and interaction with the nation’s largest auto show.

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The Chicago Auto Show Encourages Local Teens to Submit Distracted Driving Campaigns in Third Annual "Drive Safe Chicago” Contest

Oct 05, 2016 06:42 PM

For the third year, the Chicago Auto Show has partnered with the National Road Safety Foundation (NRSF) to host the "Drive Safe Chicago" contest and generate awareness about distracted driving. The "Drive Safe Chicago" contest invites teens from Illinois and neighboring states to submit ideas for a 30-second public service announcement about distracted driving.

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Chicagoland Dealers Care: Chicago Automobile Trade Association and Joe Cotton Ford Donate $1,500 to the Boy Scouts of America

Sep 19, 2016 06:32 PM

The Chicago Automobile Trade Association (CATA) presented a $1,500 check to the Boy Scouts of America, Three Fires Council, as part of its Chicagoland Dealers Care initiative. Joe Cotton Ford previously contributed $2,000 to the cause and helped advocate for the additional funds from Chicagoland's new-car dealer association.

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Eighty Chicagoland New-car Dealers Set New Record, Raise $160,000 for the USO of Illinois

Aug 19, 2016 06:27 PM

On July 16, 80 Chicago Automobile Trade Association (CATA) dealers fired up their grills and hosted individual community fundraising events, collectively raising $160,000 - the highest amount to date - for the USO of Illinois. Participating dealers gathered last evening during the USO of Illinois' Clark After Dark event to formally present the check.

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CATA Elects Two New Members and Re-Elects Three Existing Members to Its Board of Directors

Jun 22, 2016 10:00 AM

Kelly Webb Roberts, owner of Webb Chevrolet Plainfield, Webb Chevrolet Oak Lawn, Webb Hyundai (Highland, Ind.) and Webb Hyundai Mitsubishi (Merrillville, Ind.) and Dan Marquardt owner of Marquardt of Barrington Buick-GMC were recently elected to the Chicago Automobile Trade Association (CATA) board

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