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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

Autonomous shuttle just around the corner for downtown Tampa

The Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority hopes to begin testing a driverless commuter shuttle by the end of 2017. | Photo courtesy of HART.

January 29, 2017 - 6:40pm

Boating industry's buoyant mood on display at 39th annual show

Large crowds turned out on Dec. 3 for the 39th annual St. Petersburg Power & Sailboat Show. | Photo by Brian Hartz for Crain's Tampa Bay

December 6, 2016 - 12:27pm

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.

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

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