Milan, March 4th, 2005 - Pirelli has registered outstanding
results in terms of presence on the car’s models presented at the
75 International Geneva Motorshow. The presence of the Italian
brand at the Geneva Motorshow has continuously grown since 2002 and
has the leading exposure in its sector this year.

Among the Geneva Premires, Bentley Continental Flying
Spur, Ferrari 430 Spider, Lamborghini Concept S., Mercedes M Class,
BMW Serie 3, Saab 9-3 SportCombi, Audi RS4 and A6 Station Wagon,
Volkswagen Passat, Alfa Romeo 159 and Alfa Romeo Brera, Fiat Croma
and Lancia Ypsilon Sport, Ford Focus ST are equipped with Pirelli
PZero ultra high performance tyres and the Land Rover Discovery 3
and Range Rover Vogue with Pirelli Scorpion Zero Asimmetrico
tyres.

The Pirelli top presence on many of the most prestigeous cars
brands worldwide confirms the Group’s positive growth trend on the
Original Equipment sector in Europe and in the United States, as
well as its strong positioning on the market’s higher
segments.