Messe Frankfurt, producer of Automechanika, the international brand of automotive trade shows, and Advanstar Communications, one of the largest tradeshow organizers in the United States, will join forces to launch Automechanika Chicago. The show will be the 14th Automechanika event around the globe and will take place April 24-26, 2015 at McCormick Place, which will serve as the show’s home on a biannual basis.

Automechanika Chicago will showcase the newest tools, equipment and products in the market and will be the largest U.S. tradeshow dedicated to high-end technical training and management classes for automotive technicians and shop owners.

Michael Johannes, brand manager of Automechanika, said the show’s shop-friendly environment “will allow visitors, from technicians to shop owners, to really get a feel for the new product offerings through the various demonstrations, management seminars and technical training sessions. With the number of diverse product categories exhibiting at this one event, attendees can experience the latest advancements in a very efficient manner."