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Continental's Safety Technology Ride & Drive

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AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Oct. 13, 2008 -- WHAT: Continental's Safety Technology Ride & Drive This is an opportunity to experience leading-edge automotive technology through real-world driving experiences. Numerous automotive vehicles featuring a selection of Continental's Chassis and Safety technologies including Full Speed Range Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Keeping Support, Lane Departure Warning and Blind Spot Detection will be available. These systems and functions can all be integrated under the umbrella of our ContiGuard(R) concept - Continental's ultimate integrated active and passive safety system developed to protect lives and prevent injuries will also be available for evaluation.

WHO: Continental is a $40 billion tier one supplier behind OnStar, S-INC(R) and Electronic Stability Control. As the third largest automotive supplier in the world, the company has a diverse product portfolio addressing fuel economy and sustainability, vehicle safety and information/connectivity at an affordable price.

Continental's ContiGuard(R) research and development vehicle will show how next generation wireless technologies and in-vehicle electronics may one day connect cars to each other and the roads in an effort to reduce traffic congestion, (reducing wasted fuel) and enhance vehicle safety for motorists.

WHEN: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Wednesday, October 15, 2008 - - Executive Interview Opportunity and Ride & Drive Safety Technology Program