News Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 7, 2014

For more information, contact:
Susan Knight, Chief Financial Officer
952.937.4000

MTS SYSTEMS TO PRESENT AT NEEDHAM’S 2014 GROWTH CONFERENCE

Eden Prairie, Minn. – January 7, 2014 – MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: MTSC), a leading global supplier of high performance test systems and position sensors, today announced that Dr. Jeffrey Graves, President and CEO, will make a presentation to the investment community at Needham’s 16th Annual Growth Conference on Thursday, January 16, 3:30-4:10 ET, in New York.

A copy of the presentation can be found on our investor website at http://www.mts.com/en/investor/investorevents/index.htm.

About MTS Systems Corporation

MTS Systems Corporation is a leading global supplier of high-performance test systems and position sensors. The Company’s testing hardware and software solutions help customers accelerate and improve their design, development, and manufacturing processes and are used for determining the mechanical behavior of materials, products, and structures. MTS’ high-performance position sensors provide controls for a variety of industrial and vehicular applications. MTS had 2,299 employees at September 28, 2013 and revenue of $569 million for the fiscal year ended September 28, 2013. Additional information on MTS can be found on the worldwide web at http://www.mts.com.