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Business news covering the automotive industry, from manufacturing to development.

In-car entertainment startup takes a backseat ride to success

From left to right, CEO Rob Flessner, VP of Sales Michael Dillon and CTO Eugene Kurdzesau testing the Vugo experience. | Photo courtesy of Vugo.

May 9, 2017 - 1:08pm

Nashville's car repair and maintenance industry steps on the gas

Meineke hopes to bring 19 new car care centers to the Nashville market by 2022. | Photo courtesy of Meineke. 

March 20, 2017 - 11:57am

Can self-driving cars help Nashville put a dent in traffic?

Nashville officials are monitoring advances in self-driving vehicle technology as the city continues its pursuit of a $6 billion regional transit plan. | Photo by Don DeBold via Creative Commons

January 23, 2017 - 6:39pm

From poms to cars: Titans cheerleader driven to Nissan management

Jennifer Hill is a manager in process engineering at Nissan’s Smyrna plant. | Photo courtesy Jennifer Hill via Nissan North America

January 18, 2017 - 6:10pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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Innovation of the Week: Tesla tries to raise the solar roof

A house with Tesla's solar roof tiles installed | Photo from Tesla Motors

November 1, 2016 - 7:47pm

Giving workers more flexibility can extend lives, study finds

Celadon Trucking’s Gordon Day is taking advantage of a new company policy that allows drivers to take their cats and dogs on the road with them. An Indiana University study found that giving workers in high-stress jobs additional freedom isn’t just a morale booster but could also help them live longer. | Photo courtesy of Celadon Trucking

October 27, 2016 - 3:58pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Mel Taylor

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Mark Carr

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Relatient, Uber team up for Ride to Health Week

Uber and RELATIENT are offering the Ride to Health Week, beginning Aug. 22. | Photo: Public Domain.  

August 8, 2016 - 12:25pm

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