KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE:KAR) announced today that it will be releasing its first quarter 2012 earnings on Monday, May 7, 2012. KAR Auction Services, Inc. will also be hosting an earnings conference call and webcast on Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. EDT (10:00 a.m. CDT). The call will be hosted by KAR Auction Services, Inc.’s Chief Executive Officer, Jim Hallett and Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Eric Loughmiller. The conference call may be accessed by calling 877-718-5104 and entering participant passcode 4302614, while the live web cast will be available at the investor relations section of www.karauctionservices.com. A replay of the call will be available for two weeks via telephone starting approximately 30 minutes after the completion of the call. The replay may be accessed by calling 1-888-203-1112 and entering pass code 4302614. The archive of the web cast will also be available following the call and will be available at the investor relations section of www.karauctionservices.com for a limited time. About KAR Auction Services, Inc. KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE:KAR) is the holding company for ADESA, Inc., (“ADESA”), Insurance Auto Auctions, Inc., (“IAA”) and Automotive Finance Corporation (“AFC”). ADESA is a leading provider of wholesale used vehicle auctions with 68 North American locations and its subsidiary OPENLANE provides a leading Internet automotive auction platform. Insurance Auto Auctions is a leading salvage vehicle auction company with 160 sites across North America. Automotive Finance Corporation is a leading provider of floorplan financing to independent and franchise used vehicle dealers with 103 sites across North America. Together, KAR Auction Services provides a unique, comprehensive, end-to-end solution for our customers’ remarketing needs. Visit karauctionservices.com for additional information.