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#3261422 - 01/27/14 11:07 AM Half-price Chicago Auto Show tickets
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Registered: 04/19/10
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Loc: Chicago, IL
http://www.groupon.com/deals/chicago-auto-show-119


For anyone planning to go. $6 for weekday, $8 for weekend. That's half-price, but don't worry, you'll still get gouged on food and parking. smile
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#3261464 - 01/27/14 11:37 AM Re: Half-price Chicago Auto Show tickets [Re: dparm]
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Well thank you for the link Sir DParm!

What car are you hoping to see at the auto show
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#3261475 - 01/27/14 11:50 AM Re: Half-price Chicago Auto Show tickets [Re: dparm]
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Good job dparm! Nice way to get some exercise since you probably have to walk 5 blocks from a moderately priced parking lot/garage. But those pretty models make it all worthwhile. approved

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#3261507 - 01/27/14 12:31 PM Re: Half-price Chicago Auto Show tickets [Re: 79sunrunner]
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Originally Posted By: 79sunrunner
Well thank you for the link Sir DParm!

What car are you hoping to see at the auto show



The new BMW M3 & M4, the 2015 Mustang, and Lexus RC F.
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#3261512 - 01/27/14 12:38 PM Re: Half-price Chicago Auto Show tickets [Re: dparm]
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Originally Posted By: dparm
The new BMW M3 & M4, the 2015 Mustang, and Lexus RC F.

The new M4 is sweet. The new 2-series is also pretty neat...







Oh yeah, and so is the RC-F as well as the Toyota FT-1...



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#3261560 - 01/27/14 01:28 PM Re: Half-price Chicago Auto Show tickets [Re: dparm]
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The RC F is secksy. I'm anxious to see it in the flesh, and to drive one. I hope they put some soul into it, as the IS F felt a bit too sterile for me. I'd consider it as my next car in a few years; the new M3/M4 isn't really doing it for me with the twin-turbo I-6.
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#3261633 - 01/27/14 02:34 PM Re: Half-price Chicago Auto Show tickets [Re: dparm]
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The last time I went to the auto show in Chicago, I was directed to park inside of a gigantic old warehouse.

I had my doubts if my car would still be there at the end of the day... or if the doors to the warehouse would be closed and locked, and everyone would be gone.
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#3261704 - 01/27/14 03:53 PM Re: Half-price Chicago Auto Show tickets [Re: mrsilv04]
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Originally Posted By: mrsilv04
The last time I went to the auto show in Chicago, I was directed to park inside of a gigantic old warehouse.

I had my doubts if my car would still be there at the end of the day... or if the doors to the warehouse would be closed and locked, and everyone would be gone.



LOL really? Why didn't you just park at the huge garage attached to McCormick Place?
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#3262102 - 01/27/14 10:24 PM Re: Half-price Chicago Auto Show tickets [Re: dparm]
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I don't think they had the huge garage back then... This was likely at least 20 years ago.
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#3262119 - 01/27/14 10:39 PM Re: Half-price Chicago Auto Show tickets [Re: dparm]
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Well, parking at McCormick Place is a lot more civil these days. Also a lot more expensive. smile
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#3262228 - 01/28/14 04:09 AM Re: Half-price Chicago Auto Show tickets [Re: dparm]
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Registered: 01/04/03
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Originally Posted By: dparm
http://www.groupon.com/deals/chicago-auto-show-119


For anyone planning to go. $6 for weekday, $8 for weekend. That's half-price, but don't worry, you'll still get gouged on food and parking. smile


Take the train, OK I don't know if the train runs there in Chicago, but it drops you off right at the Philly Auto Show. Going there in February with my brother and nephew. Lunch will be chicken pot pie at the Reading Terminal Market, served by some Amish folks, mmmm good eating. It should be an excellent day. grin


Edited by Rick in PA (01/28/14 04:10 AM)
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