Visteon Corporation and SmarTire Systems have established a partnership agreement to market tyre monitoring technology to vehicle makers worldwide.

The two companies will combine their technical capabilities to work with vehicle makers to design and manufacture tyre monitoring systems.

The partnership is claimed to combine Visteon's vehicle integration expertise, global design and manufacturing capability with SmarTire's patented, wireless, tyre pressure and temperature monitoring system.

The two companies say demand for such systems is “growing significantly”.