Gentex Corporation announced that its SmartBeam® high-beam lighting assist system will be available on the 2013 Ford Taurus Limited and SHO models. The vehicles will go on sale in North America in the spring of 2012.
Gentex Corporation has announced automotive mirror business with Hyundai/Kia, PSA Peugeot Citroen, and Ford. It is shipping its Rear Camera Display (RCD) mirror for 10 additional Hyundai/Kia vehicle models, supplying auto-dimming rearview mirrors with SmartBeam® for a new Peugeot family sedan, and shipping auto-dimming mirrors for the 2011 Ford Explorer and Escape.
Gentex said it is supplying auto-dimming mirrors with advanced electronic features, including the company’s proprietary SmartBeam® High-Beam Headlamp Assist system, for the 2010 BMW X1, a compact sport utility vehicle that will be available in European markets this autumn.