Mercedes-Benz’ SLK Roadster with MAGIC SKY CONTROL Panoramic Roof Using SPD-SmartGlass Technology Featured at 2011 Geneva Motor Show

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Mercedes-Benz’ SLK Roadster with MAGIC SKY CONTROL Panoramic Roof Using SPD-SmartGlass Technology Featured at 2011 Geneva Motor Show
Research Frontiers Licensee Pilkington Automotive Introduces Sundym Select Brand of SPD-Smart Automotive Glass
The 2011 Geneva Motor Show is the world’s epicenter of the automotive industry and green technology. On March 1, Daimler AG introduced the 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK roadster to reporters, automotive industry executives, and auto enthusiasts. The SLK features Mercedes-Benz’ new panoramic glass roof with MAGIC SKY CONTROL made with SPD-SmartGlass technology developed by Research Frontiers Inc. (Nasdaq: REFR).
If you couldn’t join Research Frontiers’ President and CEO Joseph M. Harary in attending Daimler’s press conference at the Geneva Motor Show, please enjoy a video of a portion of this exciting event to see the Mercedes-Benz SLK introduced: http://www.youtube.com/user/spdsmartglass#p/u/5/NdOS5VDUI-E.
Another new video at the show included the SLK featuring the “cool” MAGIC SKY CONTROL sunroof: http://www.youtube.com/user/spdsmartglass?feature=mhum#p/u/6/wDPxb3_nse4.
In this Geneva Auto Show Daimler news item describing the new Mercedes SLK dated March 1, Daimler indicates; “The market launch date for the SLK is 26 March 2011.” http://media.daimler.com
In addition, this week our licensee Pilkington Automotive introduced its brand of SPD-SmartGlass automotive glazing products known as Sundym Select. Pilkington and its parent company Nippon Sheet Glass (also a licensee of Research Frontiers) are now supplying Sundym Select for the Mercedes-Benz’ SLK MAGIC SKY CONTROL roof.
We’re pleased to share with you Pilkington’s information and video about their Sundym Select brand of SPD-SmartGlass: http://www.pilkington.com/automotive+international/sundym+select.
Enjoy the ride!
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“SPD-Smart” and “SPD-SmartGlass” are trademarks of Research Frontiers Inc. “MAGIC SKY CONTROL” and “Mercedes-Benz” are trademarks of Daimler AG. “Sundym Select” is a trademark of Pilkington Automotive.
For inquiries, to arrange a presentation, or to visit the Research Frontiers Design Center, please contact:
Research Frontiers Inc.
Gregory M. Sottile, Ph.D.
Director of Market Development
Info@SmartGlass.com
(516) 364-1902

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