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Interstate Batteries CEO gets charged up for growth with Advance Auto Parts deal

Scott Miller, CEO of Interstate Batteries, said he's excited about the partnership with Advance Auto Parts. (Photo courtesy of Interstate Batteries) 

December 29, 2017 - 9:29am

Honest-1 Auto Care cruising with new franchises opening

Honest-1 Auto Care shop in Lewisville is one of the top performing franchises in the country. | Photo courtesy of Honest-1 Auto Care. 

November 17, 2017 - 10:58am

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

Scott Mercer

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

Andy Hinrichs

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High-speed rail moving fast despite attempts to derail the project

A rendering of the Japanese-style bullet train passing over a road in Texas. | Photo courtesy of Texas Central Railway. 

 

September 13, 2017 - 11:45am

Arlington's pursuit of Tesla pays off with urban Supercharger

Tesla Model S and X electric vehicles line up at the Supercharger grand opening May 13. (Photos by Nicholas Sakelaris) 

May 19, 2017 - 4:39pm

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

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

Brenda Stoner

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Texas Legislature may finally have a different outcome for Tesla

For the time being, Tesla has galleries in Texas that showcase its vehicles, but the employees in the stores aren’t able to talk price or actual sale information. | Photo courtesy of Tesla.

April 10, 2017 - 10:16am

Austin: The Kitty Hawk of autonomous vehicles

Austin was home to the first time any car had completed a trip from start to finish on public roads without a test driver. Here, a legally blind man serves as a passenger in a self-driving car in Austin's Mueller neighborhood. Photo courtesy of Waymo.

January 25, 2017 - 3:23pm

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