TRW Announces Pricing of Senior Unsecured Notes

               TRW Announces Pricing of Senior Unsecured Notes

PR Newswire

LIVONIA, Mich., Feb. 25, 2013

LIVONIA, Mich., Feb. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- TRW Automotive Holdings Corp.
(NYSE: TRW), today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, TRW Automotive
Inc. ("TAI"), has priced its previously announced offering of $400 million in
aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes due 2021 (the "Notes").
The Notes will have an interest rate of 4.50% and will be issued at a price
equal to 100% of their face value. The closing is expected to occur on
February 28, 2013, subject to customary closing conditions. TAI intends to use
the net proceeds from the offering for general corporate purposes.

The Notes will be offered to qualified institutional buyers in accordance with
Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"),
and to non-U.S. persons outside the United States pursuant to Regulation S
under the Securities Act.

The Notes have not been and will not be registered under the Securities Act or
any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold in the United States
absent registration under the Securities Act or an applicable exemption from
the registration requirements of the Securities Act.

This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation
of an offer to buy any securities nor shall there be any sale of any
securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or
sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the
securities laws of any such jurisdiction.

About TRW

With 2012 sales of $16.4 billion, TRW Automotive ranks among the world's
leading automotive suppliers. Headquartered in Livonia, Michigan, USA, the
Company, through its subsidiaries, operates in 25 countries and employs
approximately 65,000 people worldwide. TRW Automotive products include
integrated vehicle control and driver assist systems, braking systems,
steering systems, suspension systems, occupant safety systems (seat belts and
airbags), electronics, engine components, fastening systems and aftermarket
replacement parts and services. All references to "TRW Automotive", "TRW" or
the "Company" in this press release refer to TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. and
its subsidiaries, unless otherwise indicated.

Forward-Looking Statements

This release contains statements that are not statements of historical fact,
but instead are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the U.S.
Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. We caution readers not to
place undue reliance on these statements, which speak only as of the date
hereof. All forward-looking statements are subject to numerous assumptions,
risks and uncertainties which could cause our actual results to differ
materially from those suggested by the forward-looking statements, including
those set forth in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended
December 31, 2012 (our "Form 10-K") such as: any developments related to
antitrust investigations adversely affecting our financial condition, results,
cash flows or reputation; economic conditions adversely affecting our
business, results or the viability of our supply base; the unsuccessful
implementation of our current expansion efforts adversely impacting our
business or results; any shortage of supplies causing a production disruption
for any customers or us; strengthening of the U.S. dollar and other foreign
currency exchange rate fluctuations impacting our results; risks associated
with non-U.S. operations, including economic and political uncertainty in some
regions, adversely affecting our business, results or financial condition; any
inability to protect our intellectual property rights adversely affecting our
business or our competitive position; the loss of any of our largest customers
materially adversely affecting us; commodity inflationary pressures adversely
affecting our profitability or supply base; pricing pressures from our
customers adversely affecting our profitability; costs of product liability,
warranty and recall claims and efforts by customers to adversely alter
contract terms and conditions concerning warranty and recall participation;
costs or adverse effects on our business, reputation and results from
governmental regulations; costs or liabilities relating to environmental,
health and safety regulations adversely affecting our results; any increase in
the expense of our pension and other postretirement benefits or the funding
requirements of our pension plans reducing our profitability; work stoppages
or other labor issues at our facilities or at the facilities of our customers
or those in our supply chain adversely affecting our business or results; any
disruption in our information technology systems adversely impacting our
business and operations; any impairment of a significant amount of our
goodwill or other intangible assets; and other risks and uncertainties set
forth in our Form 10-K and in our other filings with the U.S. Securities and
Exchange Commission. We do not undertake any obligation to release publicly
any update or revision to any of the forward-looking statements.

SOURCE TRW Automotive Holdings Corp.

Contact: Investor Relations: Mark Oswald, +1-734-855-3140, or Media: John
Wilkerson, +1-734-855-3864
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