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Forward-Looking Statements

Except for historical information, this news release may be deemed to contain "forward-looking" statements. The Company is including this cautionary statement for the express purpose of availing itself of the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.

These "forward-looking statements" are not statements of historical fact, and may include, among other things, statements regarding the use of proceeds received by the Company from the Notes and other future events. Actual results are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties and may differ materially from the current expectations and beliefs discussed in this press release. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from these forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, various other uncertainties associated with the industries in which the Company operates and the Company's operations described in the Company's annual report on Form 10-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on June 2, 2010 and its other periodic reports filed from time to time thereafter.

The Company cautions each reader of this news release to carefully consider those factors set forth above. Such factors have, in some instances, affected and in the future could affect the ability of the Company to achieve its projected results and may cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed herein.
CONTACT: MEDIA CONTACT:                  Susan Jaramillo         Senior Director, Communications         Exide Technologies         203/699-9133 phone         susan.jaramillo@exide.com                  INVESTOR CONTACT:                  Carol Knies         Senior Director of Investor Relations         Exide Technologies         678/566-9316 phone         carol.knies@exide.com

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