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Aug 19, 2016, 12:00 ET Eighty Chicagoland New-car Dealers Set New Record, Raise $160,000 for the USO of Illinois

 On July 16, 80 Chicago Automobile Trade Association (CATA) dealers fired up their grills and hosted individual community fundraising events,...


Jun 22, 2016, 12:39 ET The Chicago Automobile Trade Association and USO of Illinois Designate July to Help Support Local Troops

The Chicagoland new-car dealers are once again on a summertime mission to raise awareness and funds for local troops and their families. For the...


Jun 20, 2016, 14:00 ET Chicago Automobile Trade Association Announces 2016-2017 Executive Board

John Hennessy, of River View Ford, was recently elected the 2016-2017 Chicago Automobile Trade Association (CATA) chairman and the 2017 Chicago...


Feb 16, 2016, 16:28 ET Toyota Wins the 2016 Word Of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) Driving Engagement Award for its Family Trails Campaign

The Chicago Auto Show and Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) presented Toyota with the fourth annual "Driving Engagement" award for its...


Jan 19, 2016, 09:00 ET Chicago Auto Show Sponsors Line Up To Reach Consumers

 Based on sheer size and attendance, there's little doubt that Chicago is the nation's consumer auto show. In fact, every mainstream automaker...


Aug 27, 2015, 13:03 ET Chicago Automobile Trade Association Announces 2015-2016 Executive Board

 Mike McGrath, Jr., of McGrath Lexus, Acura, Honda and Hyundai, was recently elected to become the 2015-2016 Chicago Automobile Trade...


Aug 25, 2015, 09:00 ET 70 Chicagoland New-car Dealers Rally Together to Raise $121,000 for the USO of Illinois

Throughout July, Chicagoland's new-car dealers fired up their grills to host USO Barbecue for the Troops fundraisers which brought in more than...


Feb 14, 2015, 10:00 ET Chicago Auto Show 2015: Nation's Largest Auto Show Opens To The Public February 14

Taking center stage at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show will be a number of consumer vehicles making their world debut, including the all-new Acura MDX,...


Feb 13, 2015, 18:40 ET Cross-Overs, Cars and Trucks Drive Into the Spotlight at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show

 The all-new 2016 Honda Pilot SUV made its global premiere at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show. Reengineered and redesigned in America, the 2016...


Feb 08, 2014, 10:00 ET Chicago Auto Show 2014: Nation's Largest Auto Show Opens Its Doors To The Public February 8

The 2014 Chicago Auto Show opens to the public on Saturday, Feb. 8. The opening weekend of the show promises an exciting line-up of events with...