Automotive Franchises The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Automotive Franchises en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 16 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT The Top Franchise in Every Industry We bring you the 97 franchises that ranked at the top of their sector in Entrepreneur's 2014 Franchise 500. Fri, 16 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT Tracy Stapp Herold Franchise Players: How This Franchisee Runs 200 Oil Change Shops Don Smith owns Valvoline franchises from coast to coast, with locations in 12 states with more than 1,000 employees. Mon, 12 May 2014 11:30:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: There's No One Path to Becoming a Franchisee Prior to becoming an auto care franchisee, Nick Carpinello worked as a CPA, an equity investor and a controller of a software development company. Here's what he's learned. Wed, 19 Mar 2014 11:00:00 GMT Kate Taylor Tesla's Direct-Sales Model Banned in New Jersey In a victory for auto franchises, Tesla Motors has lost its right to sell vehicles in New Jersey. Tue, 11 Mar 2014 20:09:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: A Female Entrepreneur Steers an Auto Care Franchise Rissy Sutherland played the field in the franchise industry, before becoming COO of Honest-1 Auto Care. Fri, 28 Feb 2014 13:00:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: From Technician to 'All In' as a Car Care Franchisee When Pete Robinson started as an apprentice technician at a little auto shop, he had no idea he'd some day end up owning his own Meineke Car Center. Wed, 19 Feb 2014 13:00:00 GMT Kate Taylor As 'Government Motors' Era Ends, a Female CEO Takes the Wheel Mary Barra, a longtime General Motors employee, deserves some of the credit for turning around GM. Now, she's taking the top job at the company and making history as the only female CEO in the auto industry worldwide. Tue, 10 Dec 2013 17:45:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha Franchise Jobs Power 20 Percent of Total Private-Sector Growth in October (Infographic) The franchise industry created 25,060 jobs in October, far exceeding the previous month's growth. Wed, 13 Nov 2013 21:21:00 GMT Kate Taylor