Sonic Automotive

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Sonic Automotive
Type Public
Traded as NYSESAH
Industry Automotive
Founders O Bruton Smith
Headquarters Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Key people O Bruton Smith
Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer[1]
B. Scott Smith
President, Chief Strategic Officer, Director[1]

Sonic Automotive, Inc. (NYSESAH) is a Fortune 500 company based in Charlotte, North Carolina, and is one of the largest automotive retailers in the United States. The company's founder and CEO is O Bruton Smith, who is also the founder and CEO of Speedway Motorsports, Inc. (NYSETRK).

Sonic Automotive operates in 15 states with 107 dealerships representing 29 different brands of automobiles. These dealerships provide numerous services, including sales of new and used cars; sales of replacement parts; vehicle maintenance, warranty, paint, and collision repair services; and arrangement of extended warranty contracts, financing, and insurance for the company's customers. Sonic's annual revenue is roughly $8 billion.


  1. ^ a b "Executive Team | Sonic Automotive". March 17, 2014. Archived from the original on March 17, 2014. Retrieved March 17, 2014. 

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