Visteon Corporation

Visteon Voice Technology to appear on the 2002 Infiniti Q45

Dearborn, Michigan (ots-PRNewswire) - Visteon Corporation (NYSE: VC) today announced that it has secured a contract to supply its leading-edge Visteon Voice Technology(TM) for the 2002 Infiniti Q45 Sedan. (Photo: "We're excited about this contract with Infiniti. It's a big step in diversifying our customer base," said Michael Johnston, Visteon President and Chief Operating Officer. "Visteon Voice Technology (TM) allows drivers to keep their hands on the wheel and their eyes on the road while using simple voice commands to control the navigation, audio, phone (available in the fall), and climate control systems of the vehicle." Visteon Voice Technology (TM) understands continuous and natural patterns of speech without the need to be trained to one voice and confirms the driver's commands. Drivers activate the system by pressing the voice button, conveniently located on the steering wheel, to obtain voice control of several functions within the vehicle interior. Visteon Voice Technology(TM), in the Infiniti Q45 enables drivers to control audio, climate control, cellular phone (available in the fall) and navigation systems with simple voice commands. The 2002 Infiniti Q45 was unveiled at the North American International Auto Show, on Jan. 9, 2001. The vehicle is scheduled to hit showrooms in April. Visteon Corporation is a leading full-service supplier that delivers consumer-driven technology solutions to automotive manufacturers worldwide and through multiple channels within the global automotive aftermarket. Visteon has a global delivery system of more than 130 technical, manufacturing, sales, and service facilities located in 23 countries. It has 81,000 employees working in three business segments: Dynamics and Energy Conversion; Comfort, Communication and Safety; and Glass. This press release contains forward-looking statements made pursuant to the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Words such as "estimated" and "potentially" signify forward-looking statements. Forward- looking statements are not guarantees of future results and conditions but rather are subject to various risks and uncertainties, some of which are and will be identified as "Risk Factors" in Visteon's SEC filings. See "Risk Factors" section of Visteon's prospectus dated June 13, 2000 as filed with the SEC on June 14, 2000. Should any risks and uncertainties develop into actual events, these developments could have material adverse effects on Visteon's business, financial condition and results of operations. Visteon news releases, photographs and product specification details are available at Original Text Service: Visteon Corporation Internet: Contact: Media Inquiries: Carly Lamprecht, +1-313-755-0879, , or Investor Inquiries: Kent Niederhofer, +1-313-755-3699,, both of Visteon Corporation Photo: NewsCom: PRN Photo Desk, +1-888-776-6555 or +1-201-369-3467 Web site: Original-Content von: Visteon Corporation, übermittelt durch news aktuell

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