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Inteva Products Showcases Automotive Interior Concept at Ward's Auto Interiors Conference


TROY, Mich., May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Inteva Products, a leading global automotive interior supplier, will showcase an automotive interior concept for 2025 at the Ward's Auto Interiors Conference at The Henry Hotel in Dearborn, Michigan on May 17. Inteva's innovative concept provides a vehicle structure that is yet to be seen in the auto industry. The concept builds on Inteva's safety heritage while reducing the vehicle's carbon footprint through fewer parts, less weight, easier assembly and simpler logistics.

"There is a unique structure system that flows throughout the interior utilizing must-have components that provide multiple functions," said Pat Stewart, Vice President and Executive Director, Interior Systems.  "The ease of customizing the cockpit provides unlimited design potential because of its simplicity. Technology is highly visible and can be easily relocated to accommodate all users in the vehicle.  Our patent pending multi-purpose vehicle steering mechanism provides functionality beyond the vehicle interior. We've reimagined the automotive interior and the result is striking."

Inteva is a major exhibitor at the Ward's conference and is using its space to simulate a design environment of 2025 which will showcase the interior concept. The 2025 concept was developed by the Inteva Design Studio located at World Headquarters in Troy. Design team members and Interior Systems engineers will be demonstrating the concept throughout the conference.

Inteva's Interior Systems product line includes a full range of components and modules for vehicle interiors, from instrument panels, consoles, and door trim to cockpits and headliners. Inteva designs, engineers and manufactures quality, mass-efficient interiors with a focus on high-value design and innovative materials and processes. Inteva provides full design development and system integration services; combined with complete supply chain management, build in line sequencing and end of line function testing capabilities providing customers with optimized vehicle assembly efficiency.

About Inteva Products, LLC

Inteva Products, LLC is a leading global supplier offering value-based innovation and environmentally-friendly products that enhance quality and performance serving original equipment manufacturers of automotive, commercial, defense, marine, and industrial vehicles, as well as products for the consumer and recreational markets. Focused on delivering high-value quality, on time and on budget, Inteva has global resources for engineering, manufacturing and customer service for Closure Systems, Interiors Systems, Motors and Electronics, and Roof Systems. Inteva is focused on sustained global growth, providing excellent customer service and being a best place to work for employees. The company is headquartered in Troy, Michigan and employs over 8,000 people in 18 countries. For more information, please visit www.intevaproducts.com.

Contact:

Kimberly A. Welch

 

 

248.655.8333

 

 

kwelch@intevaproducts.com

 
   

 

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