News Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 11, 2007

For More Information Contact:
Barbara J. Carpenter
Assistant Secretary
952.937.4006

MTS Announces 2007 Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call

Eden Prairie, Minn. – April 11, 2007 – MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: MTSC) will release its second quarter results on April 25, 2007 after market close. A conference call will be held on April 26, 2007 at 10:00 a.m. EDT (9:00 a.m. CDT).

Live Conference Call:

Call 706-634-9986 – you will be asked to state the Conference ID “5631947”.

Conference Call Replay:

Call 706-645-9291; Conference ID “5631947” – the replay is available through 11:59 p.m. EDT, May 3, 2007.

Live and Archived Webcast:

If you prefer to listen live over the Internet – please log on to the web at http://www.mts.com/news/financial_news.htm and click on the webcast event notice. The webcast will be archived through 11:59 p.m. EDT, July 24, 2007.

About MTS Systems Corporation
MTS Systems Corporation is a leading global supplier of test systems and industrial position sensors. The Company’s testing hardware, software, and service 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 enhance control to improve the productivity and safety of fixed and mobile industrial equipment. MTS had 1,510 employees and revenue of $397 million for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2006. Additional information on MTS can be found on the worldwide web at http://www.mts.com.