Lear Q2 net rises 10% to $312 million

Lear posted a 10 percent increase in profit for the second quarter from growth in seating revenue and higher margins. The supplier reported net income of $311.9 million.

U.K. to ban sales of gasoline, diesel cars starting 2040

The U.K., aiming to reduce harmful NOx emissions, is the latest European country after France to focus on electric vehicles for future transportation, dealing another blow to diesel's prospects on the continent.


Tesla Model S regains top safety rating with software update, Consumer Reports says

Tesla provided an over-the-air update in July to its software on the Model S to include automatic emergency braking at highway speeds.

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