Group 1 Automotive 8-K 2006
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Group 1 Automotive, Inc.
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On March 13, 2006, Group 1 Automotive, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), issued a press release announcing authorization by its board of directors of a share repurchase program of up to $42 million of the Company's common stock. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated in this Item 7.01 by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Press release of Group 1 Automotive, Inc., dated as of March 13, 2006.
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.