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12/01/2005UnitedAuto Completes Lexus Expansion; New Dealerships Open in Chandler, Arizona, and Warwick, Rhode Island
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 1, 2005--United Auto Group, Inc. (NYSE:UAG), a worldwide automotive retailer, announces the completion of its expansion projects for the Lexus brand in Chandler, Arizona, and Warwick, Rhode Island. Located in the rapidly growing area of southeast Phoenix at Ray Road and the Interstate I-10 freeway, the new Chandler facility is a companion point to complement the Company's existing Lexus franchise in Scottsdale, Arizona. The 66,000-squ... 
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11/17/2005UnitedAuto Announces Reopening of Acura, Chevrolet and Honda Dealerships in Turnersville Automall
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Nov 17, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- United Auto Group, Inc. (NYSE:UAG), a worldwide automotive retailer, is pleased to announce the reopening of its newly renovated Acura, Chevrolet and Honda franchises in Turnersville, New Jersey. The reopening of these dealerships completes the first stage of the redevelopment of the Turnersville Automall, which is located approximately 20 minutes from downtown Philadelphia. Upon completion of this multi-stage renovation project in... 
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10/27/2005UnitedAuto Group to Participate in Gabelli 29th Annual Automotive Symposium Conference
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 27, 2005--United Auto Group, Inc. (NYSE:UAG), a worldwide automotive retailer, announced today that Anthony Pordon, Senior Vice President, and George Brochick, Executive Vice President - West Operations, will be presenters at the Gabelli 29th Annual Automotive Symposium Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. The presentation is scheduled to occur from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time on November 1, 2005. UnitedAuto will simultaneously... 
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10/25/2005UnitedAuto to Acquire Cush Automotive Group
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Oct 25, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- United Auto Group, Inc. (NYSE: UAG), a worldwide automotive retailer, announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire the Cush Automotive Group located in San Diego, California. The Cush Automotive group represents the following dealerships: Cush Honda San Diego Cush Acura San Diego Cush Jaguar/Aston Martin San Diego Cush Honda Escondido Cush Acura Escondido Cush Mazda Escondido Commenting on the acquisit... 
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10/25/2005UnitedAuto Reports Third Quarter Results; Revenues Increase 11%; Same-Store Retail Revenues Increase 7.0%; Gross Margin Increases 50 Basis Points to 14.7%
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 25, 2005--United Auto Group, Inc. (NYSE: UAG), a worldwide automotive retailer, today reported a 10.8% increase in third quarter revenues to $2.8 billion. The revenue increase is driven by a 10.3% rise in retail vehicle revenues and a 14.3% growth in service and parts revenues, and includes a 7.0% increase in same-store retail sales. Gross margin in the third quarter increased 50 basis points to 14.7% due to margin increases in each of th... 
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10/19/2005UnitedAuto Increases Quarterly Dividend to $0.12 Per Share
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Oct 19, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- United Auto Group, Inc. (NYSE:UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a quarterly dividend of $0.12 per share payable on December 1, 2005, to shareholders of record on November 10, 2005. UnitedAuto, which has pursued a strategy based on internal growth from its existing dealerships, as well as from strategic acquisitions, operates 145 franchises in the United State... 
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10/12/2005UnitedAuto to Host Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Oct 12, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- United Auto Group, Inc. (NYSE: UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, will host its third quarter 2005 financial results conference call as follows: WHEN: Tuesday, October 25, 2005 TIME: 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time PHONE: United States, please call (800) 230-1059 International, please call (612) 234-9959 The call will follow the release that morning of third quarter earnings for UnitedAuto and... 
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10/04/2005UnitedAuto Acquires Porsche and Audi Franchises in San Jose, California
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 4, 2005--United Auto Group, Inc. (NYSE:UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, announces the acquisition of Stevens Creek Porsche Audi in San Jose, California. The new franchises are expected to generate approximately $100 million in annualized revenue. Commenting on the acquisition, George Brochick, Executive Vice-President of UnitedAuto's West Operations, said, "The acquisition of these luxury automobile franchises repres... 
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09/22/2005UnitedAuto Group to Participate in Thomas Weisel Partners Consumers Conference
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 22, 2005--UnitedAuto Group, Inc. (NYSE:UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, announced today that Senior Vice President Anthony Pordon will be a presenter at the Thomas Weisel Partners Consumers Conference in New York, New York. The presentation is scheduled to occur from 11:30 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time on September 26, 2005. UnitedAuto will simultaneously broadcast the audio portion of this presentation over t... 
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07/19/2005UnitedAuto Announces Quarterly Dividend
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Jul 19, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- United Auto Group, Inc. (NYSE:UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a quarterly dividend of $0.11 per share payable on September 1, 2005 to shareholders of record on August 10, 2005. UnitedAuto, which has pursued a strategy based on internal growth from its existing dealerships, as well as from strategic acquisitions, operates 143 franchises in the United States ... 
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07/19/2005UnitedAuto Revenues Increase 20%; Same-Store Revenues Increase 7.2%; Net Income of $0.71 Per Share; Results Include $0.03 Per Share of Severance Charges
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 19, 2005--United Auto Group, Inc. (NYSE: UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, today announced its 25th consecutive quarter of record revenues and a 25 basis-point improvement in gross margin to 14.8%. Total revenue increased 20% to $2.7 billion, including a 7.2% increase in same-store retail revenue. Same-store highlights include: New vehicle retail revenue +8.0% Used vehicle retail revenue +3.7% Service a... 
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07/07/2005UnitedAuto to Host Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 7, 2005--UnitedAuto (NYSE: UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, will host its second quarter 2005 financial results conference call as follows: WHEN: Tuesday, July 19, 2005 TIME: 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time PHONE: United States, please call (800) 553-0349 International, please call (612) 332-0228 The call will follow the release that morning of second quarter earnings for UnitedAuto and will also... 
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06/08/2005UnitedAuto Group to Participate in Thomas Weisel Partners Growth Forum 7.0
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 8, 2005--UnitedAuto Group, Inc. (NYSE:UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, announced today that Chairman Roger S. Penske will be a presenter at the Thomas Weisel Partners Growth Forum 7.0 in San Francisco, California. The presentation is scheduled to occur from 1:20 p.m. until 1:50 p.m. Eastern Time on June 13, 2005. UnitedAuto will simultaneously broadcast the audio portion of this presentation over the Internet. The we... 
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06/02/2005UnitedAuto Expands Presence in Metropolitan Phoenix; New Lexus Dealership under Construction in Chandler, Arizona
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 2, 2005--UnitedAuto Group, Inc. (NYSE:UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, is expanding its presence in Phoenix. Construction of its newest dealership, Lexus of Chandler, is currently underway. Located at Ray Road and the Interstate I-10 freeway, the new Lexus dealership is a companion point to complement the Company's existing Lexus franchise in Scottsdale, Arizona. The new facility will be located on a 22-acre site in ... 
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05/19/2005UnitedAuto Acquires HUMMER Franchise in New Jersey; Franchise to Join Turnersville Automall in Southern New Jersey Metro Area
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., May 19, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- UnitedAuto Group, Inc. (NYSE:UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, has acquired a HUMMER franchise in New Jersey. The new dealership will be located at UnitedAuto's Turnersville Automall, which now offers ten brands: Acura, BMW, Chevrolet, Honda, HUMMER, Hyundai, Maserati, Nissan, Scion and Toyota. UnitedAuto's Turnersville Automall, currently under development, will be a new, state-of-the-art automotive retail complex... 
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04/19/2005UnitedAuto Announces Quarterly Dividend
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 19, 2005--UnitedAuto Group, Inc. (NYSE:UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a quarterly dividend of $0.11 per share payable on June 1, 2005 to shareholders of record on May 10, 2005. UnitedAuto, which has pursued a strategy based on internal growth from its existing dealerships, as well as from strategic acquisitions, operates 149 franchises in the United States a... 
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04/19/2005UnitedAuto Net Income Increases 13%; Revenues Increase 14%; Gross Profit Increases 17%; Earnings Per Share Rises to $0.49 Per Share
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 19, 2005--United Auto Group, Inc. (NYSE: UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, today announced a 13.3% rise in first quarter net income and its 24th consecutive quarter of record results. Total revenue for the quarter increased 13.8% to $2.6 billion. The growth in revenue includes a 0.6% increase in same-store retail revenue highlighted by a 6.9% increase in service and parts and a 4.7% increase in finance and insurance. Sam... 
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04/08/2005UnitedAuto Group to Host First Quarter Earnings Conference Call
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 8, 2005--UnitedAuto Group, Inc. (NYSE: UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, will host its first quarter 2005 financial results conference call as follows: WHEN: Tuesday, April 19, 2005 TIME: 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time PHONE: United States, please call (800) 611-1148 International, please call (612) 332-0345 The call will follow the release that morning of first quarter earnings for UnitedAuto ... 
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03/17/2005UnitedAuto Group to Participate in Morgan Stanley Global Automotive Conference
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Mar 17, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- UnitedAuto Group, Inc. (NYSE:UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, announced today that Chairman Roger Penske will be a presenter at the Morgan Stanley Global Automotive Conference in New York, New York. The presentation is scheduled to occur from 8:00 a.m. until 8:45 a.m. Eastern Time on March 22, 2005. UnitedAuto will simultaneously broadcast the audio portion of this presentation over the Internet. The webcast may b... 
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03/10/2005UnitedAuto Group to Participate in Stephens Specialty Retailing Conference
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Mar 10, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- UnitedAuto Group, Inc. (NYSE:UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, announced today that Chairman Roger Penske will be a presenter at the Stephens Specialty Retailing Conference in New York, New York. The presentation is scheduled to occur from 1:00 p.m. until 1:25 p.m. Eastern Time on March 15, 2005. UnitedAuto will simultaneously broadcast the audio portion of this presentation over the Internet. The webcast may be ac... 
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03/02/2005UnitedAuto Group to Participate in Raymond James 26th Annual Institutional Investors Conference
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 2, 2005--UnitedAuto Group, Inc. (NYSE:UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, announced today that Roger Penske, Chairman, and Tony Pordon, Vice-President Investor Relations, will be presenters at the Raymond James 26th Annual Institutional Investors Conference in Orlando, Florida. The presentation is scheduled to occur from 8:05 a.m. until 8:35 a.m. Eastern Time on March 7, 2005. UnitedAuto will simultaneously broadcast t... 
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02/09/2005UnitedAuto Net Income Increases 30%; Revenues Increase 19%; Same-Store Retail Revenue Grows 8%; Earnings Per Share Rises 17% to $0.56 Per Share
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 9, 2005--United Auto Group, Inc. (NYSE: UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, today announced a 30.1% rise in fourth quarter net income and its 23rd consecutive quarter of record results. Fourth quarter results reflect an overall 19.2% increase in revenue, including continued strong same-store retail revenue growth of 7.6%. The same-store growth was highlighted by an 11.8% increase in service and parts revenue, driven by incr... 
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02/03/2005UnitedAuto Announces Quarterly Dividend
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 3, 2005--UnitedAuto Group, Inc. (NYSE:UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a quarterly dividend of $0.11 per share payable on March 1, 2005, to shareholders of record on February 10, 2005. UnitedAuto, which has pursued a strategy based on internal growth from its existing dealerships, as well as from strategic acquisitions, operates 152 franchises in the United Sta... 
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02/02/2005UnitedAuto Acquires Honda Franchise at the Mall of Georgia; Large Metro Atlanta Dealership is First Acquisition of 2005
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 2, 2005--United Auto Group, Inc. (NYSE:UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, has acquired Lanier Honda in Gwinnett County, Georgia. Located in the northeast Atlanta metro area, along the rapidly growing Interstate 85 corridor, UAG's newest Honda franchise will be renamed Honda Mall of Georgia. Commenting on the acquisition, Roger Penske, Jr., Executive Vice President of UnitedAuto's East Operations, said, "Lanier Honda is... 
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01/20/2005UnitedAuto Group to Host Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Earnings Conference Call
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 20, 2005--UnitedAuto Group, Inc. (NYSE: UAG), a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, will host its fourth quarter and full-year 2004 financial results conference call as follows: WHEN: Wednesday, February 9, 2005 TIME: 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time PHONE: United States, please call (800) 553-5260 International, please call (612) 332-0802 The call will follow the release that morning of fourth quarter and full... 
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