CNH REPORTS THIRD QUARTER 2006 NET INCOME OF $67 MILLION, UP 148 PERCENT FROM $27 MILLION IN THIRD QUARTER 2005

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LAKE FOREST, Illinois (October 11, 2006) CNH Global N.V. (NYSE:CNH) will release third quarter financial results at approximately 8:00 a.m. Eastern time on Wednesday, October 25, 2006. The full text of the release, along with the financial statements, will be available both from PR Newswire and on www.cnh.com

Also on October 25, at approximately 10:00 a.m. Eastern time, CNH will provide a live, listen-only, audio Webcast of the company's quarterly conference call with securities analysts and institutional investors.

 

 The Webcast can be accessed either through www.cnh.com or CCBN's individual investor center at www.earnings.com. Anyone unable to listen to the live Webcast can access the replay at either site for two weeks following the event.

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CNH Global N.V. is a world leader in the agricultural and construction equipment businesses. Supported by more than 11,000 dealers in 160 countries, CNH brings together the knowledge and heritage of its Case and New Holland brand families with the strength and resources of its worldwide commercial, industrial, product support and finance organizations. CNH Global N.V., whose stock is listed at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:CNH), is a majority-owned subsidiary of Fiat S.p.A. (FIA.MI; NYSE:FIA), More information about CNH and its Case and New Holland products can be found online at www.cnh.com.