Peter J. Pestillo, Chairman, President and CEO of Visteon Corporation, is ringing the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange today as public trading begins for the world's second largest supplier of automotive components and integrated systems. With 1999 sales of $19.4 billion, Visteon ranks 87th among the top 100 companies on the Fortune 500. Visteon is trading under the symbol "VC" and is listed on the Standard & Poor 500 Index as part of the Auto Parts & Equipment Industry Group.