|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):||December 13, 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
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On December 13, 2012, Group 1 Automotive, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), announced that VW Credit, Inc. signed on as a partner to the Company's $1.35 billion revolving credit facility. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 Press Release of Group 1 Automotive, Inc., dated as of December 13, 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.|
|December 18, 2012||By:||
/s/ Darryl M. Burman
|Name: Darryl M. Burman|
|Title: Vice President & General Counsel|
|Press release of Group 1 Automotive, Inc. dated as of December 13, 2012.|