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Sonic Automotive, Inc. Schedules Release of Third Quarter Results and Conference Call

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CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 7, 2008 - Sonic Automotive, Inc. today announced it will release fiscal 2008 third quarter financial results on Tuesday, October 28, 2008 at 7:30 A.M. (Eastern). Senior management will hold a conference call on October 28, 2008 at 11:00 A.M. (Eastern).

To access the live broadcast of the conference call over the Internet go to:

A live audio of the conference call will be accessible to the public by calling (877) 791-3416. International callers dial (706) 643-0958. Callers should dial in approximately 10 minutes before the call begins.

A conference call replay will be available one hour following the call for seven days and can be accessed by calling: (800) 642-1687 (domestic) or (706) 645-9291 (international), conference call ID # 67717439.