Claiming to be the largest and longest-running auto show in North America, the annual Chicago Auto Show takes place this year from February 9-18 at the massive McCormick Place on Lake Shore Drive. An exciting celebration of all things auto, this huge event attracts car enthusiasts, families, futurists and those in the market for a shiny new vehicle. Expect to see over 1,000 vehicles, including all kinds of new models from both domestic and international car companies, bizarre concept cars and experimental autos, antique and collectors cars, new accessories and much more at this exciting auto show. Whether you are interested in passenger cars, trucks, sports utility vehicles, minivans or motorcycles, you’ll find it at the Chicago Auto Show 2013. Go back to the 50s and discover brightly colored antique models from the Classic Car Club of America and the Camaro Club of Illinois, or blaze ahead to the future for a glimpse of what automobiles might be like 50 years from now. With slick designs and advanced technologies, these futuristic experimental concept cars are always some of the most popular exhibits at the event. At the Chicago Auto Show 2013 you can also pop the hood, check out all the bells and whistles, admire the trunk space and then get behind the wheel and take a vehicle on a test drive on several indoor and outdoor test tracks.