SOURCE: BREMBO

July 17, 2008 10:41 ET

Brembo S.p.A. purchases 147,000 own shares and exceed 2% of the share capital.

STEZZANO, ITALY--(Marketwire - July 17, 2008) - Bombassei: the share buy-back is an excellent investment for the Company. The second quarter 2008 sales show a further acceleration compared with the first quarter.

In pursuance of the share buy-back program approved by the Shareholders' Meeting of 29 April 2008, Brembo S.p.A. discloses that during the period 3 -15 July 2008 the Company purchased a total of 147.000 ordinary shares of Brembo S.p.A., equal to 0,22% of the share capital, at the average price of EUR 6,3432 per share for a total amount of around EUR 0,9 million.

As of today Brembo S.p.A. holds a total of 1.420.000 own shares, equal to 2,126% of the share capital.

A comment by Alberto Bombassei, Chairman of Brembo S.p.A. - "The share value during the last months makes the share buy-back an excellent investment for the Company, also considering the positive sales trend, with a further acceleration in the second quarter, and the average share-price target - 8,7 Euro - which the analysts indicated in the last two months".

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