Guide to the 2018 Auto ShowThe Chicago Auto Show is one of the biggest and most highly anticipated auto shows of the year. From February 10th through 19th hundreds of thousands of visitors will come to McCormick Place on South Shore Drive to gaze at, touch, sit in and even test drive some of the more than 1,000 vehicles on display.
CBS 2's Inside Track: What's New, Hot At Chicago Auto ShowFrom concept to reality, the rush is on the see the bold, fresh and electrifying road warriors at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show.
Best Restaurants Near The 2017 Chicago Auto ShowThere are just so many times that visitors to and exhibitors at the Chicago Auto Show can subject themselves to the show food court or fall exhausted into a booth at the restaurant in the hotel where they are staying. Thankfully, they are deep in the center of a city of great restaurants, which offer a wide variety of American, international and ethnic cuisine. Here are just five of the best restaurants near the 2017 Chicago Auto Show.
Best 2017 Chicago Auto Show Cars for the Windy City's StreetsCity driving is tough on cars, and drivers, and the Windy City is tougher on both than most. There are over 1,000 vehicles on display at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show, but a lot of them would be wasted - or wrecked - on the city's streets. Here, however, are five of the best cars of the 2017 Chicago Auto Show for getting around the Windy City.
Most Practical Options At The 2017 Chicago Auto ShowAuto shows are not just beauty pageants or carnivals, they are places where people who not only want but also need a new cargo for a first look. With three-dozen automakers under one enormous roof, the 2017 Chicago Auto Show is the perfect place for car shoppers looking to compare prices, performance and most of all practicality. Here are just five of the most practical options on display at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show.
Coolest Cars at the 2017 Chicago Auto ShowThere are practical cars and there are fun cars - and then there are dream cars, which are cool just by definition. Of the 1,000 cars at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show, many have very high coolness quotients. Some are nostalgic, classic cars and others are shiny newcomers, and a few are cool for their technology. Here are just five of the Coolest Cars at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show.
Best Exhibits at the 2017 Chicago Auto ShowThe 2017 Chicago Auto Show has 1,000 cars to look at, touch and for some lucky visitors, to drive on the test track. Some car makers have big, bright, bold exhibits which dwarf others nearby, but there are also a lot of unique exhibits on the sides. These are places where visitors can talk cars in general rather than particular brands, drive simulators or just recoup their energy and recharge their phones. Here are some of the best exhibits at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show
Coolest New Tech In Cars At The 2017 Chicago Auto ShowThere are a lot of technologies that offer slight improvements for the driving experience, but the most important ones are those that effect how a vehicle performs, how a car is able to communicate with its driver and how it can keep those inside safe. Here are just some of the best new technologies that have been built into the cars on display at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show.
Best New Models Of The 2017 Chicago Auto ShowAny "best of" rating is going to be highly subjective and open to dispute, but there are some vehicles at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show that are just so good that they deserve to be so acknowledged. From luxury cars to heavy-duty work trucks, and from crossovers and sedans to roadsters, here are just five of the Best New Models of the 2017 Chicago Auto Show.
Most Road-Trip Worthy Cars of the 2017 Chicago Auto ShowThere are as many reasons to take a road trip as there are drivers and passengers who make them. Road trips can and should be pleasant adventures; memorable for the good times rather than the discomfort, cost and unpleasant incidents. Choosing the right vehicle to take on the trip can make all the difference; here are just five of the most road-trip worthy cars of the 2017 Chicago Auto Show.
Guide To The 2017 Chicago Auto ShowSince 1901 the Chicago Auto Show has always been the biggest and boldest car show in the country, and the 2017 edition promises to be that and more. Three-dozen automakers will debut 40 vehicles, from flashy sports cars to super-safe family crossovers, as well as luxury sedans, energy-conscious coupes and smart cars, along with a couple of powerful pickups. From February 11 through 20, Chicago's McCormick Place will be the center of the automotive universe.
Big Challenge For Auto Makers: Getting Millennials To Buy CarsBut they've got some strategies that appear to be paying off, CBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports.
Ford Brings 'Sleek' Updates For 2018 MustangDwayne "The Rock" Johnson premiered the latest Mustang on Facebook.
Best Exhibits From The 2016 Chicago Auto ShowThe 2016 Chicago Auto Show wrapped up on Feb. 21. Closing crews disassembled some of the best automotive exhibits that attendees got the see and, best of all, participate in.
Ford Showing Off $400,000 GT At Chicago Auto ShowThis is the final weekend of this year's Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place, and possibly your only chance to see the new $400,000 Ford, reports WBBM’s Bob Roberts.