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      October 30, 2007

      Continental AG: Placing of New Shares Successfully Completed

      Continental AG / Capital Increase/MiscellaneousRelease 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.----------------------------------------------------------------------Not for release in the United States, Canada or JapanOctober 30, 2007Placing of New Shares by Continental AG Successfully Completed – OfferPrice Set at € 101,00 per New Share to Raise almost € 1,48 bn.Hanover - Continental Aktiengesellschaft announces the successful placingof 14.652.912 shares with institutional investors via an acceleratedbookbuilt offering. The shares have been placed at € 101,00 per shareresulting in proceeds of almost € 1,48 billion. The shares being issuedrepresent almost 10% of company’s registered share capital prior to theplacing.This announcement is for information purposes only and is not an offer tosell, or the solicitation of an offer to buy, any securities in the UnitedStates of America (the 'U.S.'), Germany, or any other jurisdiction. Securities may not be offered or sold in the U.S. absent registration or anexemption from registration under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, asamended. Continental Aktiengesellschaft does not intend to register anyportion of the offering in the U.S. or conduct a public offering ofsecurities of Continental Aktiengesellschaft in the U.S.30.10.2007 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: DAXListed: Amtlicher Markt in Berlin, Frankfurt (Prime Standard), Hannover, Hamburg, Luxembourg, Wien, Stuttgart; Freiverkehr in München, Düsseldorf; Terminbörse EUREX; Foreign Exchange(s) SWX End of News DGAP News-Service ---------------------------------------------------------------------------