MTS Announces Declaration of Quarterly Cash Dividend

             MTS Announces Declaration of Quarterly Cash Dividend

PR Newswire

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Feb. 5, 2013

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --MTS Systems Corporation
(NASDAQ: MTSC), a leading global supplier of high performance test systems and
position sensors, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a
quarterly dividend of $0.30 per share. The dividend is payable on April 1,
2013 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on March 11, 2013.
This is MTS Systems Corporation's 125th consecutive quarterly dividend.

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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's high-performance position
sensors provide controls for a variety of industrial and vehicular
applications. MTS had 2,147 employees and revenue of $542 million for the
fiscal year ended September 29, 2012. Additional information on MTS can be
found on the worldwide web at http://www.mts.com.



SOURCE MTS Systems Corporation

Website: http://www.mts.com
Contact: Susan Knight, Chief Financial Officer, +1-952-937-4000