SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report: August 24, 2007
(Date of earliest event reported)
KEYSTONE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRIES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|(Commission File No.)
700 E. Bonita Avenue
|(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code): (909) 624-8041
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2 below):
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On August 24, 2007, Keystone Automotive Industries, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release announcing a record date of August 30, 2007 for its special meeting of shareholders to vote on a previously announced merger with a wholly-owned subsidiary of LKQ Corporation. The Company has not yet determined the date of its special meeting, which will be provided in its definitive proxy statement for the meeting. The press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated by reference herein.
Additional Information and Where to Find It
In connection with the proposed merger, Keystone is in the process of finalizing the filing of a definitive proxy statement and other documents with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Keystones stockholders are urged to read the proxy statement and other relevant materials when they become available because they will contain important information about Keystone and the proposed transaction. The proxy statement will be mailed to the stockholders of Keystone. Investors, security holders and other interested parties may obtain free copies of these documents (when they are available) and other documents filed with the SEC at the SECs website at www.sec.gov. The proxy statement and such other documents may also be obtained for free by going to Keystones Investor Relations page on its corporate website at www.keystone-auto.com or by directing such request to Keystone Automotive Industries, Inc., 655 Grassmere Park Drive, Nashville, TN 37211, Attn: Corporate Secretary.
In addition, Keystone and its officers and directors may be deemed to be participants in the solicitation of proxies from Keystones stockholders with respect to the proposed transaction. Information concerning the interests of Keystones participants in the solicitation is set forth in the companys proxy statements and Annual Reports on Form 10-K, and any interests that Keystones participants have in the proposed transaction will be available in the proxy statement to be filed in connection with the proposed transaction. LKQ may be deemed to be participating in the solicitation of Keystones stockholders in favor of the approval of the merger as well. Information concerning LKQs directors and executive officers is set forth in LKQs proxy statements and Annual Reports on Form 10-K filed with the SEC. These documents are available free of charge at the SECs website at www.sec.gov or by going to LKQs investor relations page on its corporate website at www.lkqcorp.com.
This communication shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities, nor shall there be any sale of securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|Press Release of Keystone Automotive Industries, Inc. dated August 24, 2007.
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.
|KEYSTONE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRIES, INC.
|Date: August 24, 2007
|/s/ John G. Arena, Esq.
John G. Arena
Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary