While it may be the third largest city and is nicknamed the Second City, Chicago was first in innovations both large and small: It brought us the world’s first skyscraper, the first nuclear chain reaction and the first brownie. It’s fitting that the 2023 Chicago Auto Show brings a slew of new vehicles that range in size from subcompact to supersized and are packed with innovative features.
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Cars.com’s Editorial team got an early look at the show on its media preview days held prior to the public show that starts Saturday. Our expert coverage gives you an up-close look at new and newsworthy models from BMW, Chevrolet, Subaru, Toyota and Volkswagen. Meanwhile, a set of electrified concept cars preview what the future holds for brands like Buick, Chrysler, Dodge and Ram. To help shoppers and show attendees prioritize, our editors cast their votes for the Best in Show vehicle and round up all the winners and losers from the show floor.