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      August 12, 2009

      Continental AG: Changes in the Supervisory and Executive Boards

      Continental AG / Change of PersonnelRelease of an Ad hoc announcement according to § 15 WpHG, transmitted byDGAP - a company of EquityStory AG.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.----------------------------------------------------------------------In its special meeting today, the Supervisory Board of Continental AGagreed upon the following changes in the Supervisory Board and ExecutiveBoard:Effective immediately, the chairman of Continental's Executive Board, DrKarl-Thomas Neumann (48), steps down from Continental's Executive Board bymutual agreement. Also effective immediately, Dr. Elmar Degenhart (50),previously chairman of the management board of the Automotive unit in theSchaeffler Group, is appointed as new chairman of the Executive Board ofContinental AG. At the same time, he takes charge of the Powertraindivision.The chairman of the Supervisory Board, Mr. Rolf Koerfer, expressed hiswillingness to step down from his post as chairman of the Supervisory Boardof Continental AG after reorganization of the Executive Board has beencompleted, including in particular the appointment of a CFO, and toinitiate the election of a new member of the Supervisory Board to the postof chairman, who shall come from outside the companies. Mr. Koerfer willcontinue to be a member of the Supervisory Board as Chairman's Committeemember.Furthermore, the Supervisory Board appointed three new members to theExecutive Board: Dr. Ralf Cramer (43, head of the Chassis & Safety divisionof Continental AG), Mr. Helmut Matschi (46, head of the Interior divisionof Continental AG) and Mr. Nikolai Setzer (38, head of the Passenger andLight Truck Tires division of Continental AG).The search for a new CFO, who is not to be recruited from either thecompany or from the Schaeffler organization, will get underway immediately.12.08.2009 Financial News transmitted by DGAP---------------------------------------------------------------------- Language: EnglishIssuer: Continental AG Vahrenwalder Straße 9 30165 Hannover DeutschlandPhone: +49 (0)511 938-1068Fax: +49 (0)511 938-1080E-mail: ir@conti.deInternet: www.conti.deISIN: DE0005439004WKN: 543900Indices: MDAXListed: Regulierter Markt in Frankfurt (Prime Standard), Hannover, Stuttgart, Hamburg; Freiverkehr in Berlin, Düsseldorf, München; Terminbörse EUREX; Foreign Exchange(s) Luxembourg, SWX End of News DGAP News-Service ---------------------------------------------------------------------------