News Release
ArvinMeritor Appoints Brett Penzkofer Senior Director of Investor Relations

TROY, Mich., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- ArvinMeritor, Inc. (NYSE: ARM) today announced that Brett Penzkofer is named senior director of Investor Relations for the company, effective immediately.

In this position, Brett is responsible for global investor strategy, which encompasses developing and communicating ArvinMeritor's financial fundamentals and strategic vision to the company's shareowners and financial constituents. He previously held senior director positions in Global Finance Transformation and Financial Planning and Analysis.

"Brett's financial insight and understanding of our industry, business and global operations will enable him to very effectively communicate with our investors," said Mary Lehmann, senior vice president, Strategic Initiatives. "We're pleased to add Brett to our team, as he will ensure our investor relations programs continue to be of the highest quality."

Prior to joining ArvinMeritor in 2006, Brett held several management positions in Finance at DaimlerChrysler. He is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and Certified in Financial Management (CFM) through the Institute of Management Accountants.

Brett holds a Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences from Michigan State University, and a Master of Business Administration in Finance and Accounting from Wayne State University.

About ArvinMeritor

ArvinMeritor, Inc. is a premier global supplier of a broad range of integrated systems, modules and components to the motor vehicle industry. The company marks its centennial anniversary in 2009, celebrating a long history of 'forward thinking.' ArvinMeritor serves commercial truck, trailer and specialty original equipment manufacturers and certain aftermarkets, and light vehicle manufacturers. ArvinMeritor common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol ARM. For more information, visit the company's Web site at:

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    /CONTACT:  Media Inquiries: Lin Cummins, +1-248-435-7112,; or Investor Inquiries: Mary Lehmann,
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