Visteon Supplies Instrument Cluster for Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo Concept Car

Visteon Supplies Instrument Cluster for Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo Concept

Automotive supplier's successful platform approach allows for accelerated
development of advanced instrumentation concept

PR Newswire

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2013

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Visteon Corporation (NYSE: VC), a
leading global automotive supplier, partnered with Porsche AG to develop a new
advanced instrument cluster for the Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo e-hybrid
concept, launched at the 2012 Paris Motor Show.

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Integrating multiple thin film transistor (TFT) displays with touch-activated
functions, Visteon developed and delivered the instrument cluster in only 10
weeks by leveraging its flexible driver information platform design and its
expertise as one of the world's leading suppliers of driver information

The futuristic-styled cluster incorporates a 12.3 inch central TFT color
display with two additional color TFT gauges on either side of the display.
The central display incorporates the Sport Turismo's vehicle and driver
information, ranging from tachometer and navigation to input from the
vehicle's external cameras. The right-hand TFT gauge provides the driver with
the hybrid driving state of the vehicle, while the left-hand gauge
incorporates a touch screen enabling the e-hybrid start function.

"Visteon is delighted to have been involved in the development of Porsche's
exciting e-hybrid concept," said Christian Feltgen, Visteon's global director
of cockpit electronics technologies. "Our investment in flexible hardware and
software architectures enables us to deliver unique and tailored user
interface solutions in accelerated timescales to our customers around the

Visteon will display the Panamera Sport Turismo instrument cluster at the 2013
Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center, (Central Plaza
#20) on Jan. 8-11.

About Visteon
Visteon is a leading global automotive supplier that designs, engineers and
manufactures innovative climate, electronics and interior products for vehicle
manufacturers. With corporate offices in Van Buren Township, Michigan. (U.S.);
Shanghai, China; and Chelmsford, UK; the company has facilities in 28
countries and employs approximately 22,000 people. Learn more at

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