Halla Visteon Climate Control Wins Automotive News PACE Award for Product Innovation

  Halla Visteon Climate Control Wins Automotive News PACE Award for Product

Company recognized for patented metal seal fitting technology

PR Newswire

DETROIT, April 16, 2013

DETROIT, April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Halla Visteon Climate Control Corp.
(HVCC) received the coveted Automotive News PACE Award in the product
innovation category for its metal seal fitting at the 19^th annual PACE Awards
ceremony on Monday.

Each year, Automotive News honors automotive suppliers in the areas of
superior innovation, technological advancement and business performance. Each
product or process that is named a finalist is evaluated by an independent
panel of judges from the automotive industry, as well as business leaders and
academic experts, to determine the winners.

HVCC's first-to-market metal seal fitting has a seal structure that eliminates
a significant source of refrigerant leakage, resists contamination during
assembly, and meets current and future market requirements for alternative,
environmentally friendly refrigerants. This innovative technology also
qualifies for U.S. EPA leakage reduction credits, up to 0.49 g/mile CO[2] per

"Winning this award confirms the significant achievements made by the team to
bring this revolutionary product to market," said YH Park, HVCC president and
CEO. "We are honored the industry concurs by presenting us with the
prestigious PACE award."

Brian Sullivan, HVCC's president for the Americas, accepted the award on
behalf of HVCC at the ceremony at the Max M. Fisher Music Center in Detroit.

HVCC also was recognized as a finalist in the manufacturing process category
for its innovative method that uses a laser to improve the compressor assembly
process between the shaft and swashplate. Among its benefits, this process
creates an environmentally friendly solution that eliminates the need for
harmful chemicals associated with traditional sandblasting and anodizing
adhesion methods.

About Halla Visteon Climate Control
Halla Visteon Climate Control (HVCC) is a full-line automotive supplier of
climate systems and components. Products include compressors; heating
ventilation and air conditioning; fluid transport; powertrain cooling; and
electric vehicle and hybrid battery cooling solutions. With 33 manufacturing
sites supported with five global technical centers in 18 countries, HVCC
employs approximately 13,000 people.

HVCC is a 70 percent owned enterprise of Visteon Corporation (NYSE: VC) and is
traded on the Korea Stock Exchange (HCC, KS: 018880). Learn more at

SOURCE Visteon Corporation

Website: http://www.visteon.com
Website: http://www.hvccglobal.com
Contact: North America, Tracy Stallings, +1-734-710-5585, +1-313-418-8409 -
mobile, tstallin@hvccglobal.com, or Asia, Korea, Jae Young Chung, +
82-42-9306114, + 82-10-38813420 - mobile, jchung4@hvccglobal.com
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