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      September 19, 2006

      Continental AG: No Involvement by Private Equity Investor at Continental AG - Process Mutually Terminated

      Continental AG / Miscellaneous/MiscellaneousAd hoc announcement according to § 15 WpHG transmitted by DGAP - a company of EquityStory AG.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.----------------------------------------------------------------------Hanover, September 19, 2006. A private equity investor had contactedContinental AG, Hanover, in order to assess the potential submission of apublic takeover bid. In the meantime this review, which was only at anearly stage, has been terminated by mutual agreement. The ContinentalExecutive Board has decided to make the termination of this process publicto dismiss any rumors on the capital market. Continental AG did not enterinto any material commitments in connection with this process. DGAP 19.09.2006 ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Language: EnglishIssuer: Continental AG Vahrenwalder Straße 9 30165 Hannover DeutschlandPhone: +49 (0)511 938-17 10Fax: +49 (0)511 938-19 43E-mail: ir@conti.deWWW: www.conti.deISIN: DE0005439004WKN: 543900Indices: DAXListed: Amtlicher Markt in Wien, Frankfurt (Prime Standard), Hannover, Hamburg, Luxembourg, SWX, Stuttgart; Freiverkehr in Berlin-Bremen, München, Düsseldorf End of News DGAP News-Service ---------------------------------------------------------------------------