Test Tracks & Drives

INDOOR TEST TRACKS (Requirements for participation vary with each manufacturer.)

Camp Jeep - In 2023, Camp Jeep’s offers a 28-foot “Mountain,” ground clearance stair climber, maneuverability moguls, extreme break-over, tunnel passthrough, hill ascent/descent, off-camber and 30-degree banked wedge. Each Camp Jeep participant will also receive a complimentary Jeep tote bag, while supplies last.

Ford Built Wild - ‘BUILT WILD’ showcases the capability of Ford’s Bronco family of vehicles. The highlight is a Bronco off-road course, where visitors will tackle a 38-degree Bronco Mountain. You’ll feel the thrill of the climb while learning more about impressive Bronco tech like G.O.A.T. (Goes Over Any Terrain) Mode capabilities and technology that makes off-roading even more exciting and intelligent.

Ford Built to Electrify - Be one of the first to experience Ford’s all-electric Mustang Mach-E GT and F-150 Lightning. This indoor display will thrill passengers as they make the loop with professional drivers.

Hyundai Track - Auto show attendees can experience the IONIQ 5 first-hand while visiting the Hyundai booth (must be 18 years or older to participate). After registering for the drive, participants will be driven by a professional driver around the course highlighting the vehicle’s awarding winning features.

Ram Truck Territory - Ram Truck Territory is a 28,000-sq.-ft. adventure designed to demonstrate the capabilities of the Ram Truck. Obstacles include steel culverts and a high banked wedge. Riders will also experience hill descent technology on the iconic “Ram Mountain,” a 13-ft. high, 30-ft. long course element with 30-degree approach and departure angles.

Toyota Test Track - Toyota presents “An Electrified Drive For All Seasons” ride and drive course at the 2023 Chicago Auto Show. This four-seasons-themed demonstration area will provide passenger-only access to Toyota’s hybridized vehicles, including Prius, RAV4, Sienna, Sequoia and Tundra. 

Electric Vehicle Track - Thanks to a partnership with ComEd, the 2023 Chicago Auto Show features a battery-powered electric vehicle test track that will allow attendees go for a ride in some of the latest battery-powered electric vehicles. Participating manufacturers include: BMW, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Nissan and Volkswagen.

OUTDOOR TEST DRIVES (Sign up in manufacturer booth. Requirements for participation vary with each manufacturer. All require a valid driver’s license and breathalyzer to drive.)

The 2023 Chicago Auto Show will offer attendees the opportunity to get behind the wheel for a test drive. Test drives operate every day. You can sign up for the test drives on the show floor. Here is a list of the participating manufacturers, check back for updates.

FORD - Hours of Operation. 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

  • Bronco Sport
  • F-150 Lightning
  • Mustang Mach-E
  • Maverick
  • Ranger 

KIA - Hours of Operation, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

  • Carnival
  • EV6
  • Niro EV
  • Seltos
  • Sorento, Sorento PHEV
  • Sportage
  • Telluride

SUBARU - Hours of Operation, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • Ascent
  • Crosstrek
  • Forester
  • Impreza
  • Legacy
  • Outback
  • Solterra

VOLKSWAGEN - Hours of Operation, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

  • Atlas
  • Atlas Cross Sport
  • ID.4
  • Jetta
  • Taos
  • Tiguan