PHOTOS: Setting Up the 2011 Show

Take a look at some of the cars making their way into McCormick Place.

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There is a Mustang Boss running on a dynamometer
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A string of DSLR's captures a "Matrix" like image you can share on Facebook and Twitter
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People love to customize their Scions. Few go this far.
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Chevy has constructed a Volt Garage on the show floor to show you what it would be like to park the range-extended electric in your garage.
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The Chicago-built and totally redesigned Ford Explorer is placed front and Center at the 2011 Chicago Auto Show.
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Along with an electric version, Smart is showing its FourTwo in different body decals like this "houndstooth" version.
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If there is no room for a Mustang in your garage, how about a Mustang Pool Table for your basement?
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Much of the Curb's interior is made of lightweight plastic.
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The Hyundai Curb's interior features a heads up display so the driver never has to take his or her eyes off the road.
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Hyundai's Curb is designed to fill a niche for a small, urban crossover.
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The Hyundai Curb Concept's doors open wide for easy access.
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The Camaro almost looks like it is staring at you.
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This is what the driver will see behind the wheel of the Camaro Pace Car
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The Jeep track's climbing hill is 18 feet tall and features snow flurries at the top.
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The crowd favorite Jeep test track is built this year with sustainable materials like mulch and real trees.
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The color of the year for the Dodge Challenger is ENVY Green.
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A view from behind the wheel of the Dodge Challenger.
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Chevy built its own track this year to give potential buyers a chance to ride in a Volt.
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You can race your friends in a Camaro at Chevy's Kinect booth
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The Kinect is anything but a hands on experience.
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One of the big debuts at this year's Chicago Chicago Auto Show is the new Acura TL.
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Last year it was Transformers. This year the Camaro has a major tie-in with Mattel's Hot Wheels toys.
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The Teeter Totter also demonstrates how the Explorer can descend a hill.
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The Chevrolet Camaro Convertible is this year's Indy Pace Car.
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Ford also builds police interceptor models of its Taurus and Explorer at the Chicago Assembly Plant on Torrence Avenue.
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Another test track lets drivers sample the off-road abilities of the Ford Explorer.
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