Commercial Vehicle Group's Statement on the Death of Long-Time Board Member

November 21, 2014

NEW ALBANY, Ohio, Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: CVGI) extends its heartfelt condolences to the family, friends, and colleagues of S.A. ("Tony") Johnson who passed away on November 16, 2014 at the age of 74.  Mr. Johnson served as a member of the company's board of directors since 2000. "We mourn the passing of Tony, both as a valuable and insightful board member and a reliable friend," said Richard Snell, Chairman of the Board of CVG. "Tony was a leader in the automotive industry and brought deep wisdom to our Board. A man of tremendous accomplishments, Tony always demonstrated humility and a deep interest in others. He leaves a lasting legacy and will be missed by all of us."

Mr. Johnson was a member of the Compensation Committee and the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee of the Board.

About Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc.

Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. is a Delaware (USA) corporation. We were formed as a privately-held company in August 2000. We became a publicly held company in 2004. The Company (and its subsidiaries) is a leading supplier of a full range of cab related products and systems for the global commercial vehicle market, including the medium-and heavy-duty truck market, the medium-and heavy-construction vehicle markets, the military, bus, agriculture, specialty transportation, mining, industrial equipment and off-road recreational (ATV/UTV) markets. Information about the Company and its products is available on the internet at

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