Chicago Auto Show

Top 10 Most Ridiculous Concept Car Features

By Matt Schmitz on Sat Oct 01 08:20:42 GMT-06:00 2016


CARS.COM — Auto show season is to car manufacturers what Fashion Week is to clothing designers, and concept cars are the over-the-top runway looks of the automotive industry. Outrageous, even absurd, designs are trotted out in front of the cameras… Read More

Top 10 Most Ridiculous Concept Car Features

By Matt Schmitz on Sat Oct 01 08:20:42 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Auto show season is to car manufacturers what Fashion Week is to clothing designers, and concept cars are the over-the-top runway looks of the automotive industry. Outrageous, even absurd, designs are trotted out in front of the cameras… Read More

Which Small SUV Has Best Rear Visibility?

By Kelsey Mays on Fri Sep 30 23:00:00 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — You can mitigate that pesky over-the-shoulder blind spot by properly setting your mirrors, but it always helps when a car has good sightlines to begin with. Five years ago at the Chicago Auto Show, we documented visibility in… Read More

Kia Previews Redesigned Rio

By Fred Meier on Wed Aug 24 10:12:59 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Kia is offering a sneak peek of the next Rio with preview sketches of a stylish redesign for the fourth generation of its subcompact. The new Rio sedan and hatchback will be unveiled Sept. 29 at the 2016 Paris… Read More

2017 Fiat 124 Spider Video

By Kelsey Mays on Wed Feb 17 08:00:30 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Fiat resurrects a nameplate not seen in the U.S. since the 1980s with the all-new 2017 Fiat 124 Spider convertible, a car that shares its platform with the redesigned 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata. But there's a lot more… Read More

I Tested Ford's Drugged Driving Suit and You Won't Believe What Happened! (OK, I Crashed)

By Matt Schmitz on Tue Feb 16 17:11:20 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — The percentage of drug-related highway deaths nearly rivals that of drunken-driving fatalities. That has scientists, safety advocates and automakers looking to address the issue — or, in Ford's case, to dress it. Ford's newly developed Drugged Driving Suit… Read More

2017 Chrysler Uconnect Theater Video

By Kelsey Mays on Tue Feb 16 14:05:45 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Chrysler's new minivan wowed us when it debuted in January at the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. At this month's 2016 Chicago Auto Show, we got a chance to play with the 2017 Pacifica's optional… Read More

2017 Audi R8 Video

By Kelsey Mays on Mon Feb 15 12:01:42 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — The changes might look subtle, but the second-generation redesigned Audi R8 supercar, now making its debut at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show, is anything but static. The 2017 R8's new V10 Plus edition will go up to a… Read More

2016 Chicago Blackhawks Camaro Photo Gallery

By Matt Schmitz on Mon Feb 15 10:53:43 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — When it comes to Chicago Auto Show traditions, the Windy City's automotive ode to its beloved NHL team is about as consistent as the repeated Stanley Cup champs' performance on the ice. The 2016 version of Chevrolet's Chicago… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Cruze Video

By Kelsey Mays on Mon Feb 15 09:50:36 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Chevrolet redesigned its compact car and now the Cruze and Chevrolet's midsize sedan, the Malibu, look like twins. We checked out the new 2016 Cruze at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show. Watch the video for more.… Read More

2017 Chevrolet Camaro 1LE Photo Gallery

By Matt Schmitz on Mon Feb 15 08:00:50 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — What good is having a 455-horsepower engine if no one knows about it? Thanks to Chevrolet's newly available 1LE Performance Package for the 2017 Camaro, you needn't find out the answer to that question. The Camaro's track bona… Read More