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The automotive stars of this year’s State Fair of Texas are trucks, trucks and more trucks

The fair’s auto show is a staple of the annual event and one of the biggest displays in the region.

The State Fair of Texas is home to one of the biggest auto shows in the region and a staple of the event since 1913.

Here are some of the new models that major automakers are showcasing at this year’s fair, which opened Friday.

Phil Kwan takes a photo of a Chevy Silverado EV 2024 at the auto show, Sunday, Oct. 2, 2022...
Phil Kwan takes a photo of a Chevy Silverado EV 2024 at the auto show, Sunday, Oct. 2, 2022 at Fair Park in Dallas. Kwan has a Silverado on order.(Rebecca Slezak / Staff Photographer)

Chevrolet

Texas is one of the largest truck and SUV buying markets in the nation and that’s not lost on Chevrolet. It’s showing off its redesigned Silverado HD pickup truck, its 2024 Silverado EV and Equinox EV, and the 2024 Blazer EV. The 2023 Corvette Z06 is also on display.

The New Ford F-Series Super Duty truck, Sunday, Oct. 2, 2022 at Fair Park in Dallas.
The New Ford F-Series Super Duty truck, Sunday, Oct. 2, 2022 at Fair Park in Dallas.(Rebecca Slezak / Staff Photographer)

Ford

Unveiled earlier this week in Kentucky, Ford is bringing its 2023 Ford F-Series Super Duty lineup to the fair. The trucks are loaded with technology and powerful gas-fueled engines.

The 2023 Nissan Pathfinder Rock Creek.
The 2023 Nissan Pathfinder Rock Creek.(Nissan)

Nissan

The 2023 Nissan Pathfinder Rock Creek builds on the brand’s “return to rugged” theme with more power, more ground clearance, off-road tuned suspension and all-terrain tires.

Mark Campbell and Carlyle Bradshaw take a look at the Dodge Ram Heavy Duty Rebel during the...
Mark Campbell and Carlyle Bradshaw take a look at the Dodge Ram Heavy Duty Rebel during the auto show, Sunday, Oct. 2, 2022 at Fair Park in Dallas.(Rebecca Slezak / Staff Photographer)

Dodge

Dodge Ram is unveiling its 2023 Ram 2500 Heavy Duty Rebel at the fair. It goes on sale later this year. Fairgoers can also take a test drive in what’s being called the Ram TRX Thrill Ride.

Mike Cook points to a Toyota Sequoia at the auto show, Sunday, Oct. 2, 2022 at Fair Park in...
Mike Cook points to a Toyota Sequoia at the auto show, Sunday, Oct. 2, 2022 at Fair Park in Dallas.(Rebecca Slezak / Staff Photographer)

Toyota

The 2023 made-in-Texas Sequoia will share center stage with Toyota’s new Tundra, Highlander, RAV4 Hybrid and Corolla Cross Hybrid models. The redesigned Sequoia is now being built at Toyota’s San Antonio plant along with the Tundra.

You can see the full list of vehicles on display this year at TexasAutoShow.BigTex.com. The fair runs through Oct. 23 at Fair Park in Dallas.

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