HOUSTON, Jan. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Group 1 Automotive, Inc.(NYSE: GPI), a Fortune 500 automotive retailer, today announced that it will release financial results for the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, 2011, on Thursday, Feb. 9, before market open. Earl J. Hesterberg, Group 1's president and chief executive officer, and the company's senior management team will host a conference call to discuss the results later that morning at 10 a.m. ET.
About Group 1 Automotive, Inc. Group 1 owns and operates 110 automotive dealerships, 142 franchises, and 28 collision centers in the United States and the United Kingdom that offer 31 brands of automobiles. Through its dealerships, the company sells new and used cars and light trucks; arranges related vehicle financing, service and insurance contracts; provides automotive maintenance and repair services; and sells vehicle parts.
Investor contacts: Kim Paper Canning Manager, Investor Relations Group 1 Automotive Inc. 713-647-5741 | [email protected]
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