In c7139 transmitted at 9h47e today, a modification has been done in the
last paragraph. We should have read: "LKQ also has operations in the
United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Mexico and Central America".
Corrected copy follows:
LKQ Acquires Lecavalier Auto Parts
STE. SOPHIE, QC, Feb. 24, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - A subsidiary of LKQ
Corporation has acquired Pieces Automobiles Lecavalier Inc., a major
Quebec automotive recycler. The terms were not disclosed.
Lecavalier Auto Parts operates in Quebec since 1942. They operate four
recycling facilities, their main facility is located in Ste-Sophie and
its other locations are in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Laval, and
St-Apollinaire. These facilities process salvage vehicles to provide
replacement automotive parts to mechanical repair facilities, body
repair facilities, and direct consumers.
Lecavalier Auto Parts will continue to be managed by Roger and Philippe
Fugère. "It's an opportunity for our business and employees to grow in
a market that is being highly consolidated. For our customers, they
will have more availability of products and services in one call".
About LKQ Corporation
LKQ Corporation is the largest nationwide provider of aftermarket and
recycled collision replacement parts and refurbished collision
replacement products such as wheels, bumper covers and lights, and a
leading provider of mechanical replacement parts including
remanufactured engines, all in connection with the repair of
automobiles and other vehicles. LKQ also has operations in the United
States, United Kingdom, Canada, Mexico and Central America. LKQ
operates more than 430 facilities, offering its customers a broad range
of replacement systems, components and parts to repair automobiles and
light, medium and heavy-duty trucks.
SOURCE LECAVALIER AUTO PARTS
For further information:
For more information regarding Lecavalier please call 1-877-743-2399
Roger Fugère, poste 1246
Philippe Fugère, poste 1240
For more information regarding LKQ, please contact:
Joseph P. Boutross
Director, Investor Relations