Clevite Engine Parts Publishes New Master Catalog for Piston Rings

Oct 2, 2006

ANN ARBOR, Michigan, September 28, 2006 – Clevite is proud to announce the release of the New Perfect Circle® Piston Ring Master Catalog — PR-10-06.

The new catalog showcases extensive coverage for all domestic and import light vehicle applications — including 283 new part numbers. The catalog is arranged in an easy to understand, user-friendly format and also offers a complete line of heavy vehicle, off road, industrial, agricultural, and marine applications. Due to Clevite’s commitment to providing the most information possible in its master catalogs, valuable specification data is also included.

Clevite Engine Parts will soon release a new Performance Ring Catalog containing updated coverage and expanded technical data for Perfect Circle — the foremost brand in performance ring technology. The popularity and dominance of the new Fire-Power™ ring line makes Perfect Circle the ideal choice for either straight or circle tracks.

Clevite Engine Parts is the industry’s main source for premier piston rings. Perfect Circle piston rings, the most technologically advanced in the market; prove themselves daily on the road, in the fields and on tracks around the world. Perfect Circle has manufactured and sold Perfect Circle brand rings for more than 100 years, and as the industry leader, are the only rings to carry the NASCAR Performance rating.

Clevite Engine Parts is a division of Dana Corporation (OTC: DCNAQ) and provides a wide scope of under-the-hood products for the global replacement parts market, including Clevite® engine parts, Clevite 77® engine bearings, Victor Reinz® gaskets and Perfect Circle® piston rings. In addition, Clevite, Clevite 77, Victor Reinz and Perfect Circle are exclusive NASCAR® Performance Products. Clevite’s Internet address is

Dana is a leading supplier of drivetrain, chassis, structural, and engine technologies. Our people design and manufacture products for every major vehicle and engine producer in the world. Based in Toledo, Ohio, with operations throughout the world, we are focused on being an essential partner to automotive, commercial, and off-highway vehicle customers, which collectively produce more than 60 million vehicles annually. Our continuing operations reported sales of $8.6 billion in 2005. Dana’s Internet address is:

Dana and certain of our U.S. subsidiaries are operating under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code as debtors-in-possession. Information about the bankruptcy proceedings can be found at: While we continue our reorganization under Chapter 11, investments in our securities will be highly speculative. Although shares of our common stock continue to trade on the Over the Counter Bulletin Board (OTCBB) under the symbol "DCNAQ," the trading prices of the shares may have little or no relationship to the actual recovery, if any, by the holders under any eventual court-approved reorganization plan. The opportunity for any recovery by holders of our common stock under such reorganization plan is uncertain and shares of our common stock may be cancelled without any compensation pursuant to such plan.

Contact: Jay Wagner
(734) 975-7950