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Penske Automotive's U.K.-Based Dealership Group Named as One of the Top 25 Best Big Companies to Work For
Sytner Group Ranked Third on Coveted Listing

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Mar 15, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Penske Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE:PAG), an international automotive retailer, is pleased to announce that its U.K.-based subsidiary, Sytner Group, has been named by The Sunday Times as one of the Top 25 Best Big Companies to Work For in the U.K., ranking third in the 2012 survey.

The 2012 rankings recognized Sytner for its strong leadership, excellent working conditions, employee rewards and opportunities for professional staff development. Gerard Nieuwenhuys, Sytner Group Managing Director, said, "It is a great credit to all of our employees to see our company earn a coveted position on the Top 25 Best Big Companies to Work For list. The strength of our business is the difference our teams make on a daily basis - they are passionate about delivering world-class service for all our customers and having fun while doing it. I congratulate and thank every one of our team members for making Sytner the best, most consistent Best Big Company to Work For in the UK for the last three years."

About Penske Automotive

Penske Automotive Group, Inc., headquartered in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, operates 335 retail automotive franchises, representing 42 different brands and 29 collision repair centers. Penske Automotive, which sells new and previously owned vehicles, finance and insurance products and replacement parts, and offers maintenance and repair services on all brands it represents, has 169 franchises in 17 states and Puerto Rico and 166 franchises located outside the United States, primarily in the United Kingdom. Penske Automotive is a member of the Fortune 500 and Russell 2000 and has approximately 16,000 employees.

About Sytner Group

Sytner Group, headquartered in Leicester, England, is the U.K.-based subsidiary of Penske Automotive Group, Inc. Sytner operates retail automotive franchises representing 25 different brands and derives more than 90% of its annual revenue in the prestige or premium segment of the automotive business. Sytner sells new and previously owned vehicles, finance and insurance products and replacement parts, and offers maintenance and repair services on all brands it represents.

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SOURCE: Penske Automotive Group, Inc.

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David K. Jones
Executive Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer
Penske Automotive Group, Inc.
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dave.jones@penskeautomotive.com
or
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Executive Vice President Investor Relations and Corporate Development
Penske Automotive Group, Inc.
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