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Join us for our event October 17- 18

Crown Plaza Phoenix Chandler Golf Resort
1 San Marcos Pl., Chandler, AZ 85225

Thursday, October 17, 6 to 8 p.m. 
Welcome reception/dinner hosted by KIA

Friday, October 18
7:30 a.m. - Registration
8 to 9 a.m. - Breakfast sponsored by Nissan
9 to 10 a.m. - Vehicle walk-arounds
10 a.m. to 12 noon - Morning drives
12 noon to 1 p.m. - Lunch sponsored by Alfa Romeo
1 to 3 p.m. - Afternoon drives
1 to 3 p.m. - Coffee truck sponsored by General Motors
3 p.m. - Event concludes

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Manufacturer Registration

Registration is now open. Bring your best, your newest, your most exciting vehicles for our media attendees to share with their audiences. Welcome dinner on Thursday, October 17.
Reserve your hotel by September 26 through this link.

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Media Registration

Spend the day driving, networking, and creating great content for your media and social outlets. A limited number of complimentary hotel nights are available on a first come, first served basis. You will receive a link upon registration.

ATTENDING MEDIA

THE FOLLOWING JOURNALISTS WILL BE ATTENDING THIS YEAR'S EVENT.
WE HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!

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Becky Antioco

Southwest Lifestyle Media
Arizona Foothills
Car-Data.com

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Cathy Droz

SarahNTuned

Sarah Greenwood

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David Haraldsen

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Tyson Hugie

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James Lee

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Cynthia Sassi

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Mike Shubic

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John Washington

REGISTERED VEHICLES

THE FOLLOWING VEHICLES WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR DRIVING AND EVALUATING

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2019 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio

$80,000 BASE; $88,500 AS EQUIPPED

Born from the world's greatest driving road - the Stelvio Pass - the 2019 Alfa Romeo Stelvio sets a new benchmark in performance, style, and technology in an SUV that could only be Italian. Infused with Italian passion, craftmanship, and innovation, the all-new Alfa Romeo Stelvio conquers the winding road for which it is named. Crafted by Alfa Romeo artisans at the Cassino plant in Italy, the Stelvio lineup is a testament to Alfa Romeo's perfect balance of engineering and emotion, creating a premium midsize SUV for driving enthusiasts. @AlfaRomeo

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2020 Chevrolet Traverse

$29,800 BASE; $52,490 AS EQUIPPED

This mid-size SUV is spacious enough to accommodate a big family, yet doesn't compromise on style. Best-in-class maximum cargo space of 98.2 cubic feet combines with striking chrome accents, dynamic contours, and available 20-inch wheels to create an exceptional driving experience. The 2020 Traverse also adds Chevy's newest technology, the Buckle-to-Drive feature, preventing the driver from shifting from "park" for up to 20 seconds if the driver's seat belt isn't fastened, an effort to build good driving habits in teens through the suite of tech safety features in Teen Driver. The three-row SUV is complete with a 3.6-liter V-6 engine and available towing capacity of up to 5000 lbs. Plus, the nine-speed automatic transmission offers smooth shifting for the comfortable ride you want and the fuel economy you need. #Chevrolet #Chevy #ChevyTraverse #FindNewRoads

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2020 Fiat 500X Trekking

$29,000 BASE; $35,000 AS EQUIPPED

The new 2020 Fiat 500X delivers the Italian design and engaging drivng dynamics synonymous with the Fiat brand. The 500X offers an advanced all-wheel-drive system standard, functionality, and a full array of safety, comfort, and convenience features. The fun-to-drive small crossover features an all-new 1.3-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine with engine stop-start (ESS) technology and best-in-class torque for improved power, performance, and fuel economy, standard nine-speed transmission and an all-wheel-drive system with a disconnecting rear axle for improved fuel efficiency. @FiatUSA

Ford introduces its all-new 2020 Explorer – a complete redesign of America’s all-time best-selling SUV – that now features the broadest model lineup ever, more power and space, and smart new technologies to help tackle life’s adventures.
Ford introduces its all-new 2020 Explorer – a complete redesign of America’s all-time best-selling SUV – that now features the broadest model lineup ever, more power and space, and smart new technologies to help tackle life’s adventures.

2020 Ford Explorer

$58,250 BASE; $60,395 AS EQUIPPED

America's all-time best-selling SUV is redesigned for the 2020 model year with lighter, leaner, stronger construction and the broadest Ford Explorer lineup ever. The well-appointed Explorer Platinum tops the lineup, now loaded with even more technology and creature comforts for both driver and passengers, including an available 10.1-inch portrait-mounted touchscreen with full-screen maps, traffic-sensing Ford Co-Pilot360 driver-assisted innovations, and features that can help reduce stress, such as available Reverse Brake Assist and Active Park Assist 2.0. With its quick-shifting 10-speed automatic transmission, available intelligent four-wheel drive, plus a Terrain Management System featuring seven selectable drive modes, the new Explorer is built to tackle virtually any adventure. @ford #ford

2019 Hyundai Kona SEL

$21,800 BASE; $24,570 AS EQUIPPED

Hyundai Kona, the 2019 North American Utility Vehicle of the Year, comes in five trims with the option of front-wheel or all-wheel drive. The Kona SEL FWD that you'll drive features the 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, mated to a six-speed automatic transmission, producing a combined 30 mpg. Loaded with tech and safety, it is equipped with forward collision avoidance assist, lane keeping assist, blind-spot and rear cross-traffic collision warning, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. #hyundai #hyundaikona #betterdrivesus @hyundaiusa

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2019 Kia Soul X-Line

$21,490 BASE; $21,620 AS EQUIPPED

All-new and funkier than ever, the 2020 Soul is a completely new, yet familiar version of Kia's beloved and award-winning urban runabout. Taking everything that helped popularize the quirky, unconventionally styled subcompact, Kia Motors poured more of its soul into every inch of the vehicle, resulting in a third-generation that continues to transcend unmatched style, peppy performance, thrilling technology, and urban practicality. @kiamotorsusa

2020 Telluride
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2020 Kia Telluride

$43,490 BASE; $46,860 AS EQUIPPED

Large, bold, capable and comfortable, the midsize Telluride SUV opens the door to exploring in a whole new way. Imagined in America, designed at Kia's design studio in California, and assembled in Georgia, the Telluride is all about big skies, desert roads, mountain passes, shady forests, smooth highways, and long coastal drives. The largest Kia ever, it provides comfortable seating for up to eight, a powerful 291-horsepower 3.8-liter V-6, available active on-demand all wheel drive, and an inspiring view of the world. In short, the Telluride offers potential for exploration and adventure every time it's on the road. @kiamotorsusa

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2020 Nissan Versa

$14,730 BASE; $19,140 AS EQUIPPED

Experience Life at 20 with the all-new Nissan Versa. Nissan is the only automaker with a sedan, crossover, and ruck with starting MSRPs under $20,000.  Nissan’s offerings provide budget shoppers – and Gen Z buyers looking for their first new vehicle – choices unlike any other automaker. With Nissan, price-conscious consumers have the opportunity to choose between three new models that provide advanced technologies, sleek modern styling and a reliable warranty. It is possible to elevate your experiences and still live on a budget. #NissanVersa #NissanAt20 @NissanUSA

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$56,000 BASE; $89,000 AS EQUIPPED

The 2020 Ram 1500 is the no-compromise benchmark for durability, technology, efficiency, and convenience, with features never before offered in a pickup. It features up to 12,750 lbs. of towing capacity and 2,300 pounds of payload. The eTorque mild hybrid system delivers improved fuel efficiency in both V-6 and V-8 configurations. For 2020, Ram 1500 becomes America's most powerful half-ton diesel pickup and most capable light-duty diesel. The all-new third generation EcoDiesel is expected to lead the segment in fuel economy. @RAMTrucks

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2020 Subaru Legacy

$22,745 BASE; $35,895 AS EQUIPPED

The all-new seventh generation Subaru Legacy remains the only sedan in the U.S. market with standard AWD on all models. EyeSight® Driver Assist Technology is standard on all trims, and segment-exclusive DriverFocus Distraction Mitigation System can identify signs of driver fatigue or distraction and then alert the driver. Legacy XT is equipped with a new 2.4-liter turbo BOXER engine with 250 horsepower. All-new tablet style Starlink multimedia system features an 11.6-inch high resolution touch screen for vehicle functions. @subaru_usa #SubaruLegacy

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2020 Subaru Outback

$26,645 BASE; $36,500 AS EQUIPPED

The all-new sixth generation of the iconic Subaru sport-utility vehicle is the roomiest, most capable Outback ever. Subaru Symmetrical AWD is once again standard on all models. It is equipped with a new 2.5-liter direct-injection four-cylinder BOXER engine. Single- and dual-mode X-MODE offer even more capability and control on slippery road surfaces and inclines. Sound insulation windshield, LED headlights, and roof rails with tie-down hooks and integrated cross bars are all standard. @subaru_usa #SubaruOutback

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2020 Toyota Camry TRD

$31,040 BASE; $32,920 AS EQUIPPED

Toyota's first ever Camry TRD features track-inspired handling upgrades, aggressive cat-back dual exhaust, exclusive matte-black 19-inch alloy wheels, Calty-designed aero kit, and unique TRD interior trim. It is powered by a 301-horsepower DHOC 3.5-liter V-6 and eight speed automatic transmission with sport mode and paddle shifters. Active cornering assist reduces understeer by providing brake force to the inner drive wheel when the accelerator is depressed. It comes equipped with Toyota Safety Sense, smart key with push-button start, seven-inch touch screen and Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. #Camry #TRD

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