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Nissan LEAF to Reach Chicago This Fall
Nissan LEAF to Reach Chicago This Fall

26 Aug 2011, 06:32 UTC / The North American division of Nissan today confirmed the all-electric LEAF will be launched in Illinois this fall, in response to strong consumer demand and plans of an extensive electric car charg...

 
Rolls-Royce Opens New Showroom in Chicago
Rolls-Royce Opens New Showroom in Chicago

6 Jul 2011, 06:19 UTC / The British luxury auto brand has apparently left aside the idea of opening dealerships in more exotic locations, such as Abu Dhabi and Malaysia, and has just inaugurated a new showroom in Chicago, ...

 
Mitsubishi i EVs Sweeten Chicago
Mitsubishi i EVs Sweeten Chicago

24 May 2011, 07:49 UTC / Following a partnership with the Jelly Belly Candy Company, the North American division of Mitsubishi decided it was time to show Chicagoans the sweeter side of sustainable transportation. Said and...

 
Zipcar Lands in Windy City
Zipcar Lands in Windy City

4 Mar 2011, 09:43 UTC / The car-sharing concept is spreading fast across the US, mostly thanks to the efforts made by one of the biggest companies activating in this field. For years now, Zipcar has been fighting to popula...

 
Windy City Gets Charged by 350Green
Windy City Gets Charged by 350Green

21 Feb 2011, 08:41 UTC / The 2011 Chicago Auto Show has ended with a bang for one electric vehicles charging solutions provider, who learned from Illinois Governor Pat Quinn himself that it will become the preferred supplie...

 
Hybrid CanAm Spyder Presented in Chicago
Hybrid CanAm Spyder Presented in Chicago

14 Feb 2011, 08:53 UTC / After making its debut in New York and Minneapolis, BRP’s Can-Am Spyder hybrid advanced concept vehicle has been introduced to the public at the Progressive International Motorcycle Show in Ch...

 
2012 Acura TL Unveiled [Photos & Video]
2012 Acura TL Unveiled [Photos & Video]

10 Feb 2011, 07:23 UTC / Shortly after the teaser released yesterday, Honda’s luxury division took the wraps off the 2011 Acura TL model in Chicago, boasting fresh styling elements, a revised interior and various perf...

 
2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Unveiled
2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Unveiled

9 Feb 2011, 16:04 UTC / Chevrolet took the wraps off the 2012 Camaro ZL1 at the Chicago Auto Show today, revealing the highest-performance version of the range that is set to hit the market in early 2012. The fastest Camar...

 
Eco Garage Automatic Parking for Chicago
Eco Garage Automatic Parking for Chicago

4 Jan 2011, 07:43 UTC / Parking will be made a lot easier for some of Chicago's residents in the next year or so, as a new automated parking structure entered construction in the city's Bucktown district. The aut...

 
Dainese D-Store Opens in Chicago
Dainese D-Store Opens in Chicago

25 Nov 2010, 08:06 UTC / Italian apparel manufacturer Dainese has enjoyed a great deal of success in the United States, and following a strong market demand, has recently expanded its showroom network with its first D-Stor...

 
Transformers 3 Chicago Carmageddon [Gallery]
Transformers 3 Chicago Carmageddon [Gallery]

24 Jul 2010, 08:10 UTC / There is little under a year left before the third installment of the Transformers franchise hits the cinema screens in both 2 and 3D modes, and the shooting of the movie moves ahead with disastrou...

 
Toyota and Lexus Top Best Overall Values of the Year Awards
Toyota and Lexus Top Best Overall Values of the Year Awards

11 Feb 2010, 10:01 UTC / It’s been a while since we’ve heard some good news from Toyota, but we’re glad that the Japanese automaker finally saw a ray of hope. Toyota and Lexus managed to get more awards th...

 
Chrysler CEO Cancels Chicago Speech
Chrysler CEO Cancels Chicago Speech

9 Feb 2010, 14:21 UTC / As the Chicago Auto Show is getting closer, everybody’s expectations get bigger. The auto industry has had a good start this year, as most automakers reported important sales increase. So we&r...

 
Ford Unveils the All-Electric Transit Connect
Ford Unveils the All-Electric Transit Connect

9 Feb 2010, 09:05 UTC / It’s no longer a secret that electric cars are here to stay. This green technology might save us the trouble of going to the gas station, but it has a range problem at the moment. But as long ...

 
Coulomb ChargePoint Available in Chicago
Coulomb ChargePoint Available in Chicago

25 Jan 2010, 07:54 UTC / Electric vehicle charging stations provider Coulomb announced it has partnered with Carbon Day Automotive from Chicago, Illinois, to install the first green electric car charging station in the US. ...

 
Briscoe Prudent of 2009 IRL Title
Briscoe Prudent of 2009 IRL Title

1 Sep 2009, 09:32 UTC / Ryan Briscoe shows a very careful approach to IndyCar's 2009 drivers title, as the 27-year-old Australian just won the Chicago round of the IndyCar championship on Sunday. The battle up...

 
Kid Fools Cops, Gets Permit to Go in Squad Car
Kid Fools Cops, Gets Permit to Go in Squad Car

26 Jan 2009, 13:26 UTC / We already knew kids were inventive, but we couldn't have imagined they can fool the vigilant eyes of the police officers. With a seemingly overdose of police movies injected in his blood, a...