|EX-99.1 - EX-99.1 - GROUP 1 AUTOMOTIVE INC||exhibit1.htm|
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
|Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported):||November 16, 2012|
Group 1 Automotive, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|of incorporation)||File Number)||Identification No.)|
|800 Gessner, Suite 500, Houston, Texas||77024|
(Address of principal executive offices)
|Registrants telephone number, including area code:||713-647-5700|
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On November 16, 2012 the Company announced that its board of directors approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.15 per share payable on December 17, 2012, to stockholders of record on December 3, 2012. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 Press release of Group 1 Automotive, Inc., dated as of November 16, 2012.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Group 1 Automotive, Inc.|
|November 16, 2012||By:||
/s/ Darryl M. Burman
|Name: Darryl M. Burman|
|Title: Vice President|
|Press release of Group 1 Automotive, Inc., dated as of November 16, 2012.|