SOURCE: Group 1 Automotive, Inc.

Group 1 Automotive, Inc.

November 17, 2009 16:10 ET

Group 1 Automotive to Present at Sidoti & Company Institutional Investor Conference

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - November 17, 2009) -  Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (NYSE: GPI), a Fortune 500 automotive retailer, today announced that executive management will present at Sidoti & Company's New York Emerging Growth Institutional Investor Conference. The presentation will provide an overview of Group 1's third-quarter financial results, as well as its outlook and strategy for 2009.

Group 1 is scheduled to present at the Grand Hyatt New York hotel in New York, N.Y., on Nov. 20, at 8:30 a.m. ET. The presentation will not be webcast, however, a slide presentation will be available on the Investor Relations section of Group 1's website at www.group1auto.com.

About Group 1 Automotive, Inc.
Group 1 owns and operates 97 automotive dealerships, 129 franchises, and 24 collision service 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 financing, vehicle service and insurance contracts; provides maintenance and repair services; and sells replacement parts.

Group 1 Automotive can be reached on the Internet at www.group1auto.com.

Contact Information

  • Investor contacts:
    Kim Paper Canning
    Manager, Investor Relations
    Group 1 Automotive, Inc.
    713-647-5741
    Email Contact
    or
    John Roper
    Fleishman-Hillard Inc.
    713-513-9505

    Media contacts:
    Pete DeLongchamps
    Vice President, Manufacturer Relations and Public Affairs
    Group 1 Automotive Inc.
    713-647-5770
    Email Contact
    or
    Clint Woods
    Pierpont Communications, Inc.
    713-627-2223