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General Motor's Alan Batey Delivers Keynote Speech at 2015 Chicago Auto Show Media Preview

Feb 12, 2015 09:02 AM

The 2015 Chicago Auto Show Media Preview kicked off with the Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA) breakfast, where Alan Batey, General Motors executive vice president and president, North America addressed the crowd to highlight how General Motors will be making a difference in the year 2015 and beyond.

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Midwest Automotive Media Association Selects 2015 Chrysler 200 as Family Vehicle of the Year

Feb 12, 2015 09:02 AM

The 2015 Chicago Auto Show Media Preview kicked off with the Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA) breakfast. MAMA President Patrick Olsen presented Fiat Chrysler Automobiles with the 2015 Family Vehicle of the Year award for the Chrysler 200.

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2015 Chrysler Group Story Starters

Feb 10, 2015 04:30 PM

Chrysler Group Story Starters for the 2015 Chicago Auto Show

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Chevy Colorado GearOn™ Edition Brings More Adventure

Feb 10, 2015 08:45 AM

Chevrolet today introduced the 2015 Colorado GearOn™ Special Edition, which blends the capability of the all-new midsize pickup truck with the versatility of the GearOn accessory system – and additional popular features.

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Mazda Previews MX-5 Miata Concept and Activities for Chicago Auto Show

Feb 10, 2015 08:45 AM

Announced in 1989 at the Chicago Auto Show, the first-generation MX-5 Miata drove onto the world stage with the promise of reviving the roadster: a fun-to-drive, lightweight, open-roof sports car for those who loved cars and loved to drive. With more than 949,000 MX-5s sold over the last 26 years, and scoring hundreds of awards around the world, it is safe to say that Mazda's goal of creating a vehicle tailored for pure driving pleasure has been a success.

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New Cermak-McCormick Place Green Line Station Makes Debut Ahead of Cars and in Time For 2015 Chicago Auto Show

Feb 10, 2015 07:30 AM

This year’s Chicago Auto Show attendees can take advantage of riding public transportation to and from McCormick Place, with the opening of the new Cermak-McCormick Place Green Line Station.

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Chicago Auto Show Entices Young And Future Drivers With Special Event During Opening Day

Feb 10, 2015 07:30 AM

For the first time in Chicago Auto Show history, show officials will be hosting a Young and Future Drivers event during the show’s opening day, Feb. 14, from 2-8 p.m. Auto manufacturers and exhibitors will be hosting entertaining and informational activities within their displays specifically designed for teen drivers.

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Chicago Auto Show To Launch Like2DriveIt Instagram Campaign To Promote Leasing Deals

Feb 10, 2015 07:30 AM

In an effort to boost Instagram followers and promote the new Illinois leasing law that went into effect Jan. 1, 2015, the Chicago Auto Show is launching Like2DriveIt, a campaign exclusive to @thechicagoautoshow Instagram followers to promote leasing deals for Illinois residents. The campaign launches on Saturday, Feb. 14, the Chicago Auto Show’s opening day.

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Nissan's Revolutionary GT-R NISMO Racer Set to Take Center Stage at Chicago Auto Show

Feb 05, 2015 02:45 PM

Nissan today announced that after its brief cameo appearance in Sunday’s Super Bowl XLIX "With Dad" commercial, the radical new Nissan GT-R LM NISMO race car will make a two-week pit stop at the Chicago Auto Show from February 14 to 22 at Chicago’s McCormick Place.

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Consumer Vehicles Take Center Stage in Chicago

Feb 05, 2015 10:00 AM

Set to make their world debut in less than a week, the Acura RDX, Chevrolet Equinox and Honda Pilot give the Chicago Auto Show a decidedly consumer-focused bent. The Chicago Auto Show Media Preview will also see world introductions from Ford, Hyundai, Kia, Nissan, Ram and Toyota. Additionally, Mitsubishi is set introduce the Mitsubishi GC-PHEV to North America and make a major product announcement.​

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Mazda Drive for Good

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Wednesday, April, 15, 2015

2016 Acura RDX Ready for Launch

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Thursday, April, 09, 2015

Chicago Highlights from the Big Apple

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Friday, March, 27, 2015

New Ford Technology Helps Drivers Avoid Speeding Tickets

Ford announced the launch of its new technology that’s aimed to help drivers stay within the speed limit to ...

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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

5/19/2015 2:43:46 PM

The USO of Illinois and Real Urban Barbecue helped prep Chicago Automobile Trade Association dealers on event and BBQ tips today! Save the Date for the 2015 USO Barbecue for the Troops events at local dealerships: Saturday, July 18. More info to come. #BBQ4Troops

5/19/2015 1:40:09 PM

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5/18/2015 5:26:48 PM

Vice President Joe Biden says Corvettes are better than Porsches...what's your vote? http://politi.co/1AfHvwH

5/15/2015 4:08:18 PM

Dodge introduced the 2016 #Viper ACR - a street-legal racecar - to the Midwest Automotive Media Association this week. Make sure the sound is up when you listen to this engine! http://bit.ly/1bV9TZC

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5/24/2015 2:15:11 AM

RT @MazdaUSA: Can't wait to customize the 2016 #MX5 #Miata? Check out our #CAS15 design concept! #LongLiveTheRoadster http://t.co/nygE3vk3Xd

5/24/2015 12:40:55 AM

RT @FordMustang: Guess who's going to be at the @ChiAutoShow? The all-new Shelby® GT350! #Ford #Mustang #FordCAS http://t.co/xe0dpl4nQe

5/23/2015 9:49:28 PM

RT @longotoyota: #ToyotaFT1 was voted Best Concept Vehicle at the @ChiAutoShow. RT if you agree. http://t.co/fxojB7FP4r

5/23/2015 9:46:36 PM

RT @longotoyota: #ToyotaFT1 was voted Best Concept Vehicle at the @ChiAutoShow. RT if you agree. http://t.co/fxojB7FP4r

5/23/2015 11:24:11 AM

Daily Motoring News is out! http://t.co/k091cYpRdn Stories via @ChiAutoShow

5/22/2015 10:48:48 AM

Racing's Greatest Weekend! http://t.co/jMrmCGqjtK Don't miss a moment of the racing action this weekend! Tweet us your picks.

5/22/2015 10:41:17 AM

#ToyotaFT1 was voted Best Concept Vehicle at the @ChiAutoShow. RT if you agree. http://t.co/fxojB7FP4r

5/22/2015 10:39:28 AM

The Dealer Direct Parts Weekly is out! http://t.co/0oLaLHzJ1k Stories via @ChiAutoShow @oreillyauto @Import_Car

5/22/2015 12:34:47 AM

RT @jaimefennema: Few more pics from the @ChiAutoShow First Look event last night http://t.co/9nBzSSCM0C

5/21/2015 9:50:05 PM

@Toyota @ChiAutoShow Please tell me I will get to drive one of these one day! ?????? #LetsGoPlaces