Visteon and ECARX to Develop Smart Cockpits for World-wide Automotive Field Applying Qualcomm …

  • Technologies development improves Visteon’s guidance to commercialize cockpit connectivity solutions for numerous international applications commencing in 2021
  • Initial application of new infotainment ecosystem is for ECARX Asia Pacific area
  • Visteon’s field-major SmartCore™ cockpit controller primarily based on the 3rd Technology Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Automotive Cockpit Platforms

VAN BUREN TOWNSHIP, Mich., Feb. 04, 2021 (Globe NEWSWIRE) — Visteon Company (Nasdaq: VC), ECARX and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. now announced an initiative to build smart cockpit alternatives throughout regular and electric powered car programs. 

Visteon and ECARX, utilizing Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Automotive Cockpit Platforms, are doing work alongside one another to acquire these clever systems and sharing analysis to commercialize an integrated cockpit job for a wide variety of automobile platforms starting in 2021. Sachin Lawande, president and CEO of Visteon, described electronic content material as “the battleground” for OEMs as human interfaces turns into much more elaborate and related technologies are increasingly critical to increase the cockpit.

“Our cooperation with ECARX and Qualcomm Systems on intelligent cockpits will present a persuasive new electronic working experience to people,” Lawande reported. “Visteon is happy with the perform we have done with ECARX and Qualcomm Technologies. Our groups have undergone speedy enhancement, style and integration alongside one another, and are committed to providing know-how and creativeness for a higher-good quality cockpit experience throughout several segments.”

As a top developer of connected car or truck ecosystems, ECARX has manufactured considerable achievements in revolutionizing the cockpit expertise and is making major investments to build world platforms.

“Our get the job done with Visteon and Qualcomm Systems delivers globe-course general performance of our platform and know-how as we extend our presence in the world-wide automotive sector,” explained Ziyu Shen, ECARX CEO. “ECARX has a top place in China with a sturdy and distinctive ecosystem composition, main HMI, connectivity and infotainment. This is the hottest example of a progress strategy that will continue to produce new and world company alternatives by engaging the finest digital electronics and computer software abilities in our technology field.”

With the companies’ experience and processing power, Visteon and Qualcomm Technologies establish intelligent, platform-based solutions that bring state of affairs-dependent, individualized automotive cockpit activities to motorists. Visteon will incorporate the 3rd Era Snapdragon™ Automotive Cockpit Platforms into its subsequent-technology SmartCore™ cockpit domain manage system, generating an infotainment ecosystem that securely delivers integrity-stage facts to motorists and highly developed driver aid techniques (ADAS).

Centered on the 3rd Generation Snapdragon Automotive Cockpit Platforms, Visteon’s SmartCore™ further enhances the advancement ability of clever cockpits for ECARX’s transition to an intelligent cockpit remedy. SmartCore™ independently operates a number of displays and purposes through the cockpit, preserving occupants informed and entertained. As the very first Tier 1 supplier to present a cockpit area controller on a manufacturing vehicle, Visteon will supply sturdy and dependable components programs for ECARX international applications. Visteon has worked with Qualcomm Systems considering that 2018, focusing on producing subsequent-generation solutions for ECARX.

“As Qualcomm Technologies expands its existence during the automotive phase, we can carry broader and further stages of guidance to new customers for a much more immersive cockpit encounter by operating with the earth-class technological and customer support from Visteon,” stated Nakul Duggal, senior vice president and GM, automotive at Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. “We have a lengthy and trustworthy relationship with Visteon, and we are confident that their solid experience with our items and technologies will allow for them to carry effective and in depth guidance to ECARX for our Snapdragon Automotive Cockpit Platforms.”

About Visteon

Visteon is a international technological know-how enterprise that types, engineers and manufactures ground breaking automotive electronics and connected vehicle remedies for the world’s main automobile manufacturers. Visteon is driving the sensible, studying, digital cockpit of the potential, to boost security and the user practical experience. Visteon is a worldwide chief in cockpit digital solutions which includes electronic instrument clusters, information and facts shows, infotainment, head-up displays, telematics, SmartCore™ cockpit domain controllers, the DriveCore™ autonomous driving system, and wireless battery administration programs. Visteon also provides artificial intelligence-primarily based technologies, linked car or truck, cybersecurity, interior sensing, embedded multimedia and smartphone connectivity application methods. Headquartered in Van Buren Township, Michigan, Visteon has approximately 10,000 staff members at additional than 40 amenities in 18 nations around the world. Visteon had gross sales of approximately $3 billion in 2019. Understand much more at


ECARX (ECARX Know-how Co., Ltd.) is an automotive intelligence know-how corporation launched by China’s top automotive entrepreneur Mr. Li Shufu and Mr. Shen Ziyu in 2016. With over 1700 members of staff in overall found in China places of work in Hangzhou, Beijing, Shanghai, Wuhan, Dalian and EU office environment in Gothenburg, Sweden, ECARX has gained strategic financial commitment from Baidu and SIG. ECARX’s main products consist of self-developed automobile chip-sets, 4G driven smart cockpits, intelligent driving, Hd map, large data and IoV Cloud merchandise, in addition ECARX is continually building an open clever connected system that empowers automotive corporations to produce a more intelligent and safer mobility expertise. Considering the fact that its start in late 2018, ECARX’s smart related method has surpassed 2.4 million end users globally.

About Qualcomm

Qualcomm is the world’s leading wi-fi technologies innovator and the driving power at the rear of the development, start, and expansion of 5G. When we connected the cellular phone to the online, the mobile revolution was born. Right now, our foundational systems empower the cellular ecosystem and are discovered in each 3G, 4G and 5G smartphone. We deliver the benefits of cell to new industries, which includes automotive, the web of points, and computing, and are major the way to a entire world where all the things and every person can connect and interact seamlessly. Qualcomm Incorporated involves our licensing small business, QTL, and the extensive vast majority of our patent portfolio. Qualcomm Systems, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Included, operates, together with its subsidiaries, substantially all of our engineering, investigate and development functions, and considerably all of our merchandise and solutions organizations, such as our QCT semiconductor business.

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ECARX Media Contact:
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Qualcomm Media Speak to:
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