DETROIT, MI, April 17, 2002 - UnitedAuto Group, Inc. (NYSE: UAG),
a FORTUNE 500 automotive specialty retailer, will host a conference call
discussing financial results for its first quarter 2002 on Wednesday,
May 1, at 3 pm ET/ 2 pm CT/ 1 pm MT/ 12 pm PT. The call will follow the
release earlier that morning of first quarter 2002 earnings for UnitedAuto
HOW TO PARTICIPATE:
Advanced registration is not required.
Domestic, please call (877) 709-5341
International, please call (773) 756-4618
Calls need to be made shortly before 3 pm ET on the 1st of May. Please
provide the leader's name - Roger Penske - as well as the code UAG1Q.
The call cannot be accessed without this information.
This call will also be simultaneously broadcast on the Internet. This
simultaneous webcast may be accessed through the UnitedAuto Group website
at www.unitedauto.com. We recommend you access the webcast 15-20 minutes
prior to the scheduled start time. To listen to the webcast, participants
will need a computer with speakers and Real Player or Windows Media
Player software. Links to download the free Players software will be
available on the UnitedAuto Group website.
There will be an instant replay of the call with reverse, pause, and
fast forward features available from Wednesday, May 1, two hours after
the call, until 11:59 pm ET, Wednesday, May 8. Following are the numbers
to call to listen to the playback:
Domestic, please call (888) 562-4354
International, please call (402) 530-7646
A rebroadcast of the conference call will also be available on the Company's
website beginning one hour after the completion of the live broadcast
and for the following thirty days.
A copy of the transcript of the call can be e-mailed. Please e-mail
email@example.com with this request beginning Wednesday, May
UnitedAuto, which has pursued a strategy based on internal growth from
its existing dealerships, as well as from strategic acquisitions, operates
123 franchises in the United States and 55 franchises internationally,
primarily in the United Kingdom. UnitedAuto dealerships sell new and
used vehicles, and market a complete line of after-market automotive
products and services.
Statements in this press release may include forward-looking statements.
These forward-looking statements should be evaluated together with additional
information about UnitedAuto's business markets, conditions and other
uncertainties which are contained in UnitedAuto's filings with the Securities
and Exchange Commission and which are incorporated into this press release