Visteon Corporation has held an inauguration ceremony for a new 6,500 sq-m facility in Karlsruhe, Germany, its lead technology hub for Europe. This technology centre will host advanced development of vehicle cockpit electronics, and will lead the development of the Visteon DriveCore autonomous driving platform [under testing, pictured]. The new facility will house 500 employees Read More..
Visteon is to supply its SmartCore cockpit domain controller platform to Geely Auto for upcoming electric vehicles from the Geely and Lynk&Co brands. This platform will be integrated with Geely’s own GKUI ‘intelligent ecosystem’, which delivers cloud-based infotainment, as well as with instrument and head-up display features. SmartCore coordinates instrument cluster, infotainment and other technologies Read More..
BERLIN — IT departments need to boost their level of engagement across the company to be effective agents of transformation, Visteon CIO Raman Mehta said Thursday. Addressing the automotiveIT Congress here, Mehta said Visteon has actively embraced new digital technologies throughout its operations. “The technology transformation has radically changed the way we think and work,” Read More..
Markus Schupfner became chief technology officer of Visteon in March 2016. Raman MehtaÂ started as CIO of the US-based cockpit systems maker in April of this year. Both are part of the newÂ top management team around CEO Sachin Lawande, who joined Visteon from Harman InternationalÂ in June 2015. In back-to-back interviews at Visteon headquarters outside Detroit, Schupfner Read More..
Visteon completed the sale of a climate control subsidiary as part of its strategy to become what it termed “a technology-focused pure-play supplier of automotive cockpit electronics and connected car solutions.” The Michigan-based automotive supplier also announced that it had appointed former top Harman International executive Sachin LawandeÂ as its new CEO, succeeding Tim Leuliette, who Read More..
LAS VEGAS – Visteon hopes to persuade automakers that its new infotainment platform offers all the essential user requirements while still giving car brands the possibility to differentiate with unique design features. At this week’s CES electronics fair, the US-based automotive supplier is showing a mid-range infotainment system aimed at global car models needing enhanced Read More..
Visteon Corporation is expanding automotive component testing capabilities at its engineering test center in Brazil. The US-based automotive supplier said it will start performing thermal cycle tests on internal and external components for vehicles at its technical center, which is located at its Arbor manufacturing facility in Guarulhos (SP). The test center’s thermal chamber, which Read More..