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10 Millionth Ford Mustang Rolls Off the Assembly Line

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Aug 08, 2018

Today Ford is celebrating the production of its 10-millionth Mustang, a Wimbledon White GT V8 model convertible. The first Mustang produced in 1964 was the same color and model. In fact, the first Mustang ever sold was sold right here in Chicago, before its debut at the World Fair and two days before it was set to go on sale. As of 2015, Gail and Tom Wise still owned it, and fans may even remember seeing it on display at the Chicago Auto Show. It’s in perfect condition.

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Buick Aims to Fill the White Space with Regal GS and TourX

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Aug 06, 2018

The Regal line swaps a hatch for a trunk and adds the adventurous Regal TourX to the lineup for 2018. According to Buick’s Marketing Manager Brad Wolf, “Where spirited driving meets attainable luxury and sleek, sporty design meets modern usefulness, you’ll find the 2018 Regal GS. Where rugged utility meets upscale amenities, purpose-built for an active lifestyle, you’ll find the 2018 Regal TourX.” 

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The 10 Expert Car Care Tips Everyone Should Know

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Jul 30, 2018

Last Saturday, hosts of the Drive Chicago radio program on WLS-AM spoke with Fred Joseph, Research and Development Director from Turtle Wax, to get the scoop on car care. We’ve recapped everything you need to know, from the best time of year to wax your car to the main reason behind why you shouldn’t take your ride to a quick service car wash. 

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Hyundai Trims Pricing on 2018 Sonata Plug-in Hybrid

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Jul 20, 2018

Hyundai revealed refreshed versions of the Sonata Hybrid and Sonata Plug-in Hybrid at the Chicago Auto Show last February, but pricing for the Plug-in Hybrid wasn’t announced until now. Potential buyers will be happy to learn that Hyundai trimmed the base price on the 2018 Sonata Plug-in Hybrid by $1,350 compared to the outgoing model.

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Toyota is Presenting Sponsor for Special Olympics Unified Cup

Posted by: Mark Bilek on Jul 13, 2018

Toyota will be the presenting sponsor of the 2018 Special Olympics Unified Cup in Chicago, held from July 17-20, 2018. This international soccer tournament will showcase the unifying power of sport on a global stage.

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The Biggest Subaru Yet

Posted by: Jennifer Morand on Jul 02, 2018

Subaru is satisfying consumer demand with its all-new three-row SUV called the Ascent, the biggest U.S. Subaru to date. As the vehicle is now available in the Midwest, Peter Tenn, Subaru’s car line planning manager, explained how Subaru is using its brand strength to conquest new customers in an already crowded segment. 

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Let Ford Teach Your Teen

Posted by: Mark Bilek on Jun 28, 2018

Ford's Driving Skills for Life tour hits Chicago on July 21 and 22. Parents and teen drivers (including permit holders) are invited to a free, hands-on, professional driving training program designed to improve skills in critical areas: hazard recognition; vehicle handling; speed & space management; and distracted & impaired driving.

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2018 Honda Civic Tour Presents Charlie Puth with Special Guest Hailee Steinfeld

Posted by: Annamarie Beretta on May 30, 2018

The Honda Civic Tour is kicking off its 17th year this July headlined by multi-Grammy nominated singer, songwriter, producer Charlie Puth. The Civic Tour will also feature multiplatinum recording artist and actress Hailee Steinfeld on all tour dates as the special guest performer.

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Inexpensive Fun in the Sun!

Posted by: James Keefe on May 21, 2018

Summer is nearly here, and nothing says summer like cruising in a convertible with the wind blowing through your hair. Typically, convertibles can be expensive, but we've made a list of quality yet affordable convertibles to satisfy your summer needs.

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Jetta Haus Celebrates Launch of All-New 2019 Volkswagen

Posted by: Annamarie Beretta on May 08, 2018

Music, art, test drives, and treats unite to create Jetta Haus presented by Volkswagen! This three-day celebration is kicking off as the official launch party for the all-new 2019 Volkswagen Jetta. 

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