Let's kick things off with Ford. The F-150 Lightning made headlines earlier this year when Ford positioned the base variant at just under $40,000. Get a chance to see Ford\u2019s EV truck up close, especially that enclosed frunk with 14 cubic feet of cargo volume.Ford claims a range of up to 300 miles on the long-range model.The iX is the Bavarian brand\u2019s foray into the crowded luxury EV crossover market.The SUV will offer a 300-mile range with over 500 horsepower from its motor, with the iX xDrive 50 model starting at an MSRP of $83,200.If you can get away from that gaping grille, the interior are super futuristic and a highlight of this BMW.The ID.4 is Volkswagen\u2019s push to take its EV game mainstream.VW claims that ID.4 will have up to 250 miles of range on a single charge.The car seems to strike the right balance between comfort and value offering a great cabin with prices starting at just under $40,000.For Kia\u2019s very first all-electric vehicle, the EV6 is a brilliant effort.. The range on the top-spec model is estimated at 300 miles on a single charge.The top-spec Kia EV6 GT comes in at $58,500.With so much action in the EV crossover space, Nissan can\u2019t really be left behind. The touch controls for the HVAC controls are something you\u2019ll have to check out in person to truly appreciate it. The estimated range on the Nissan Ariya is around 310 miles with prices starting around $40,000.Toyota\u2019s mid-size pickup is not just about work but also about play. This brawny truck sure does look epic in the shade of lime green.Under the hood lies a 3.5 liter V-6 that makes 278 horsepower and 265 pound-feet of torque, coupled to a 6-speed manual transmission. MSRP for the Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro sits at $43,700.The Grand Wagoneer name is back after decades and is Jeep\u2019s full-size three-row SUV..This is a luxury offering from Jeep aimed at families comes with a good old 6.4 liter V8 that produces 471 horsepower and 455 foot-pounds of torque.As this Jeep is going after the premium end of the market, prices aren\u2019t cheap with the base MSRP at $88,995..The eighth generation of the VW GTi has received some significant updates to both the exterior and the interior.. The hallmark GTi trademarks like the plaid seats and the along with the red trim on the grille and GTi badges are all present.VW\u2019s sporty hatchback is packing a 2.0 liter 4 cylinder with 241 horses 273 foot-pounds and you can still get it with a manual transmission.The launch of the next Nissan Z has been hyped about for a while now.Thankfully, the Z Proto that\u2019s showcased at the Chicago Auto show is pretty close to what the production version of the car will likely look like.A 3.0-liter twin-turbo V-6 has been confirmed with either a 6-speed manual or a 7 speed Auto are confirmed. The Z will be unveiled officially at the New York Auto Show soon.Ford says that the Maverick is a truck for non-truck people.. With the Maverick Ford is looking to attract a whole new audience to the Built Ford Tough family.. The base XL variant of the Ford Maverick comes with a 2.5-liter hybrid and starts at $21,400..Apart from all the cars on display on the show floors, one can also get a chance to experience some of them with automakers like Jeep.who have set up off-road courses where you can ride in cars like the Wrangler 4xe. The Chicago Auto Show is on until the 19th of July, 2021.