Insider Trading activities of Sonic Automotive Inc insiders.

Monthly summaries of insider trading activities (stock purchases, sales, and option exercises) reported by insiders of Sonic Automotive Inc since 2005 are illustrated in Table 1 and Table 2. Table 1 shows the monthly insider trading data of Sonic Automotive Inc since year 2005. Table 2 shows the detailed insider transactions of Sonic Automotive Inc since 2005. The reporting company's ticker symbol is SAH. The reporting company's CIK number is 1043509.
The total value of stock buying since 2005 is $14,635,147.
The total value of stock sales since 2005 is $46,604,212.
The total value of stock option exercises since 2005 is $24,730,795.


Table 1. Monthly summaries of insider stock purchases, sales, and option exercises for Sonic Automotive Inc (SAH).
Trading Period Insider Buying Insider Sales Option Exercises
year-month Shares Value Shares Value Shares Value
2017-11 0 $0 16,449 $330,427 0 $0
2017-10 0 $0 19,551 $396,562 0 $0
2017-05 19,273 $357,514 0 $0 0 $0
2017-03 105,000 $2,116,835 4,500 $91,876 0 $0
2016-08 100,000 $1,678,500 0 $0 0 $0
2016-03 0 $0 3,500 $68,180 0 $0
2015-11 0 $0 70,595 $1,764,889 70,595 $894,647
2015-10 0 $0 54,183 $1,357,392 54,183 $1,297,141
2015-03 0 $0 65,500 $1,632,414 165,500 $3,222,564
2014-12 0 $0 37,500 $1,012,534 37,500 $721,124
2014-08 20,000 $483,000 0 $0 0 $0
2014-06 0 $0 20,000 $540,000 0 $0
2014-03 0 $0 10,000 $241,700 10,000 $234,200
2014-02 0 $0 60,000 $1,385,700 20,000 $424,600
2013-05 0 $0 4,774 $112,064 0 $0
2013-03 0 $0 2,000 $46,454 22,000 $319,800
2012-11 0 $0 66,852 $1,326,600 51,668 $219,418
2012-09 0 $0 36,053 $652,198 36,053 $584,058
2012-08 0 $0 50,558 $910,128 150,558 $2,070,626
2012-03 0 $0 159,444 $2,889,304 144,444 $261,443
2011-11 0 $0 66,122 $1,041,553 66,122 $119,680
2011-10 23,660 $251,505 1,100 $17,226 1,100 $1,991
2011-08 10,000 $118,410 0 $0 0 $0
2011-07 0 $0 50,713 $760,695 41,666 $75,415
2011-03 76,340 $1,003,107 38,889 $541,334 38,889 $70,389
2010-11 0 $0 10,000 $124,880 10,000 $78,000
2010-10 0 $0 50,000 $484,474 50,000 $397,000
2010-05 700,000 $6,633,192 0 $0 0 $0
2010-04 0 $0 181,687 $2,230,555 155,555 $985,054
2010-03 0 $0 0 $0 10,000 $88,750
2009-12 0 $0 10,000 $106,390 0 $0
2009-11 0 $0 1,000 $9,100 0 $0
2009-05 252,609 $1,449,973 0 $0 0 $0
2009-04 200,000 $355,868 0 $0 0 $0
2008-11 31,000 $108,483 0 $0 0 $0
2008-10 20,000 $78,760 65,400 $168,535 0 $0
2008-06 0 $0 100,000 $1,485,610 100,000 $919,000
2008-05 0 $0 118,333 $2,294,281 118,333 $2,169,668
2008-04 0 $0 140,000 $2,965,552 200,000 $1,837,999
2007-11 0 $0 16,446 $414,340 16,446 $174,985
2007-05 0 $0 2,660 $80,310 0 $0
2007-03 0 $0 300,000 $8,511,400 300,000 $4,561,700
2007-02 0 $0 82,202 $2,672,049 40,000 $760,300
2007-01 0 $0 30,000 $900,000 30,000 $487,906
2006-12 0 $0 20,000 $580,000 20,000 $262,620
2006-11 0 $0 30,000 $840,558 30,000 $267,767
2006-08 0 $0 21,000 $468,783 15,000 $216,750
2006-03 0 $0 142,750 $3,932,665 142,750 $886,200
2006-02 0 $0 20,000 $540,800 20,000 $120,000
2005-11 0 $0 30,000 $674,700 0 $0

Table 2. Detailed insider stock purchases, sales, and option exercises of Sonic Automotive Inc insiders (SAH)
  Trade Date   Insider Name Trade Type     Shares       Price ($)   Value ($)
2017-11-01 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Sale 16,449 20.09 330,427
2017-10-31 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Sale 8,551 20.09 171,832
2017-10-27 Byrd Heath (EVP and CFO) Sale 11,000 20.43 224,730
2017-05-03 Smith O Bruton (Executive Chairman) Buy 19,273 18.55 357,514
2017-03-21 Smith O Bruton (Executive Chairman) Buy 90,000 20.11 1,810,260
2017-03-20 Doolan Victor H (Director) Sale 4,500 20.42 91,876
2017-03-20 Taylor R Eugene (Director) Buy 5,000 20.52 102,575
2017-03-20 Smith O Bruton (Executive Chairman) Buy 10,000 20.40 204,000
2016-08-24 Smith O Bruton (Executive Chairman) Buy 50,000 16.83 841,600
2016-08-22 Smith O Bruton (Executive Chairman) Buy 50,000 16.74 836,900
2016-03-09 Doolan Victor H (Director) Sale 3,500 19.48 68,180
2015-11-03 Smith Bryan Scott (CEO and President) Sale 1,289 25.01 32,239
2015-11-03 Smith Bryan Scott (CEO and President) Option Ex 1,289 1.81 2,333
2015-11-02 Smith Bryan Scott (CEO and President) Sale 69,306 25.00 1,732,650
2015-11-02 Smith Bryan Scott (CEO and President) Option Ex 69,306 12.88 892,314
2015-10-30 Smith Bryan Scott (CEO and President) Sale 54,183 25.05 1,357,392
2015-10-30 Smith Bryan Scott (CEO and President) Option Ex 54,183 23.94 1,297,141
2015-03-25 Smith David Bruton (Vice Chairman) Sale 20,000 24.65 492,960
2015-03-25 Smith David Bruton (Vice Chairman) Option Ex 20,000 21.23 424,600
2015-03-24 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Sale 789 25.00 19,727
2015-03-24 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Option Ex 789 19.23 15,172
2015-03-23 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Sale 36,711 25.05 919,463
2015-03-23 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Option Ex 36,711 19.23 705,952
2015-03-18 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Option Ex 100,000 19.23 1,923,000
2015-03-02 Smith David Bruton (Vice Chairman) Sale 8,000 25.03 200,264
2015-03-02 Smith David Bruton (Vice Chairman) Option Ex 8,000 19.23 153,840
2014-12-05 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Sale 2,810 27.00 75,870
2014-12-05 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Option Ex 2,810 19.23 54,036
2014-12-03 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Sale 34,690 27.00 936,664
2014-12-03 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Option Ex 34,690 19.23 667,088
2014-08-06 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Buy 10,000 24.20 242,000
2014-08-01 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Buy 10,000 24.10 241,000
2014-06-04 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Sale 20,000 27.00 540,000
2014-03-04 Smith David Bruton (Vice Chairman) Sale 10,000 24.17 241,700
2014-03-04 Smith David Bruton (Vice Chairman) Option Ex 10,000 23.42 234,200
2014-02-24 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Sale 60,000 23.09 1,385,700
2014-02-24 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Option Ex 20,000 21.23 424,600
2013-05-14 Byrd Heath (EVP and CFO) Sale 2,774 23.52 65,244
2013-05-10 Belk William I (Director) Sale 2,000 23.41 46,820
2013-03-21 Rewey Robert L (Director) Option Ex 10,000 14.40 144,000
2013-03-21 Brooks William R (Director) Option Ex 10,000 14.40 144,000
2013-03-19 Smith David Bruton (Executive Vice President) Sale 2,000 23.23 46,454
2013-03-19 Smith David Bruton (Executive Vice President) Option Ex 2,000 15.90 31,800
2012-11-08 Heller H Robert (Director) Sale 10,000 18.96 189,560
2012-11-08 Heller H Robert (Director) Option Ex 10,000 14.40 144,000
2012-11-05 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Sale 46,304 20.00 926,080
2012-11-05 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Option Ex 31,120 1.81 56,327
2012-11-01 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Sale 10,548 20.00 210,960
2012-11-01 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Option Ex 10,548 1.81 19,091
2012-09-06 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Sale 36,053 18.09 652,198
2012-09-06 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Option Ex 36,053 16.20 584,058
2012-08-31 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Sale 800 18.01 14,408
2012-08-31 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Option Ex 800 16.20 12,960
2012-08-29 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Sale 3,642 18.00 65,556
2012-08-29 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Option Ex 3,642 16.20 59,000
2012-08-28 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Sale 9,505 18.01 171,166
2012-08-28 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Option Ex 9,505 16.20 153,981
2012-08-16 Smith David Bruton (Executive Vice President) Sale 21,818 18.00 392,724
2012-08-16 Smith David Bruton (Executive Vice President) Option Ex 21,818 9.01 196,471
2012-08-14 Smith David Bruton (Executive Vice President) Sale 100 18.00 1,800
2012-08-14 Smith David Bruton (Executive Vice President) Option Ex 100 16.20 1,620
2012-08-14 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Option Ex 100,000 16.20 1,620,000
2012-08-09 Smith David Bruton (Executive Vice President) Sale 300 18.00 5,400
2012-08-09 Smith David Bruton (Executive Vice President) Option Ex 300 1.81 543
2012-08-07 Smith David Bruton (Executive Vice President) Sale 14,393 18.00 259,074
2012-08-07 Smith David Bruton (Executive Vice President) Option Ex 14,393 1.81 26,051
2012-03-30 Cosper David P (Vice Chairman and CFO) Sale 38,889 18.12 704,668
2012-03-30 Cosper David P (Vice Chairman and CFO) Option Ex 38,889 1.81 70,389
2012-03-14 Heller H Robert (Director) Sale 15,000 18.14 272,085
2012-03-09 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Sale 105,555 18.12 1,912,551
2012-03-09 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Option Ex 105,555 1.81 191,054
2011-11-02 Smith David Bruton (Executive Vice President) Sale 66,122 15.75 1,041,553
2011-11-02 Smith David Bruton (Executive Vice President) Option Ex 66,122 1.81 119,680
2011-10-28 Smith David Bruton (Executive Vice President) Sale 1,100 15.66 17,226
2011-10-28 Smith David Bruton (Executive Vice President) Option Ex 1,100 1.81 1,991
2011-10-03 Rusnak Paul P. Buy 23,660 10.63 251,505
2011-08-22 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Buy 10,000 11.84 118,410
2011-07-07 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Sale 50,213 15.00 753,195
2011-07-07 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Option Ex 41,166 1.81 74,510
2011-07-06 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Sale 500 15.00 7,500
2011-07-06 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Option Ex 500 1.81 905
2011-03-30 Cosper David P (Vice Chairman and CFO) Sale 38,889 13.92 541,334
2011-03-30 Cosper David P (Vice Chairman and CFO) Option Ex 38,889 1.81 70,389
2011-03-17 Rusnak Paul P. (10% Owner) Buy 76,340 13.14 1,003,107
2010-11-18 Heller H Robert (Director) Sale 10,000 12.49 124,880
2010-11-16 Heller H Robert (Director) Option Ex 10,000 7.80 78,000
2010-10-04 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Sale 25,000 9.65 241,250
2010-10-04 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Option Ex 25,000 7.94 198,500
2010-10-01 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Sale 25,000 9.73 243,224
2010-10-01 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Option Ex 25,000 7.94 198,500
2010-05-20 Rusnak Paul P. (10% Owner) Buy 323,800 9.39 3,040,482
2010-05-19 Rusnak Paul P. (10% Owner) Buy 376,200 9.55 3,592,710
2010-04-27 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Sale 25,000 11.46 286,500
2010-04-27 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Option Ex 25,000 11.19 279,750
2010-04-27 Brooks William R (Director) Sale 12,500 11.46 143,250
2010-04-27 Brooks William R (Director) Option Ex 12,500 11.19 139,875
2010-04-26 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Sale 25,000 13.10 327,500
2010-04-26 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Option Ex 25,000 11.19 279,750
2010-04-26 Brooks William R (Director) Sale 12,500 13.10 163,750
2010-04-26 Brooks William R (Director) Option Ex 12,500 11.19 139,875
2010-04-22 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Sale 26,132 13.00 339,716
2010-04-07 Cosper David P (Vice Chairman and CFO) Sale 38,889 12.10 470,556
2010-04-07 Cosper David P (Vice Chairman and CFO) Option Ex 38,889 1.81 70,389
2010-04-06 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Sale 41,666 11.98 499,283
2010-04-06 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Option Ex 41,666 1.81 75,415
2010-03-19 Brooks William R (Director) Option Ex 10,000 8.88 88,750
2009-12-23 Cosper David P (Vice Chairman and CFO) Sale 10,000 10.64 106,390
2009-11-24 Cosper David P (Vice Chairman and CFO) Sale 1,000 9.10 9,100
2009-05-07 Smith David Bruton (Executive Vice President) Buy 87,107 5.74 499,994
2009-05-07 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Buy 26,132 5.74 149,997
2009-05-07 Cosper David P (Vice Chairman and CFO) Buy 26,132 5.74 149,997
2009-05-07 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Buy 87,107 5.74 499,994
2009-05-07 Brooks William R (Director) Buy 8,710 5.74 49,995
2009-05-07 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Buy 17,421 5.74 99,996
2009-04-07 Rusnak Paul P. (10% Owner) Buy 142,700 2.02 288,254
2009-04-03 Rusnak Paul P. (10% Owner) Buy 53,200 1.18 62,776
2009-04-02 Rusnak Paul P. (10% Owner) Buy 4,100 1.18 4,838
2008-11-25 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Buy 2,500 1.67 4,175
2008-11-21 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Buy 2,500 1.75 4,375
2008-11-20 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Buy 2,500 2.28 5,697
2008-11-18 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Buy 2,500 2.75 6,875
2008-11-12 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Buy 5,000 3.07 15,345
2008-11-11 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Buy 5,000 3.50 17,500
2008-11-03 Cosper David P (Vice Chairman and CFO) Buy 11,000 4.96 54,516
2008-10-30 Dyke Jeff (EVP of Operations) Buy 20,000 3.94 78,760
2008-10-24 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Sale 65,400 2.58 168,535
2008-06-19 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Sale 10,000 14.26 142,630
2008-06-19 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Option Ex 10,000 9.19 91,900
2008-06-18 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Sale 30,000 14.12 423,750
2008-06-18 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Option Ex 30,000 9.19 275,700
2008-06-17 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Sale 30,000 15.12 453,660
2008-06-17 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Option Ex 30,000 9.19 275,700
2008-06-16 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Sale 30,000 15.52 465,570
2008-06-16 Smith Bryan Scott (President and CSO) Option Ex 30,000 9.19 275,700
2008-05-15 Rachor Jeffrey C (Director) Sale 68,333 19.48 1,331,331
2008-05-15 Rachor Jeffrey C (Director) Option Ex 68,333 19.23 1,314,043
2008-05-13 Rachor Jeffrey C (Director) Sale 25,000 19.41 485,250
2008-05-13 Rachor Jeffrey C (Director) Option Ex 25,000 17.87 446,750
2008-05-12 Rachor Jeffrey C (Director) Sale 25,000 19.11 477,700
2008-05-12 Rachor Jeffrey C (Director) Option Ex 25,000 16.36 408,875
2008-04-10 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Sale 8,600 21.10 181,468
2008-04-10 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Option Ex 12,286 9.19 112,908
2008-04-09 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Sale 5,400 21.11 113,977
2008-04-09 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Option Ex 7,714 9.19 70,891
2008-04-08 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Sale 21,000 21.07 442,533
2008-04-08 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Option Ex 30,000 9.19 275,700
2008-04-07 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Sale 21,000 21.14 444,045
2008-04-07 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Option Ex 30,000 9.19 275,700
2008-04-04 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Sale 21,000 21.25 446,229
2008-04-04 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Option Ex 30,000 9.19 275,700
2008-04-03 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Sale 21,000 21.28 446,817
2008-04-03 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Option Ex 30,000 9.19 275,700
2008-04-02 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Sale 21,000 21.35 448,287
2008-04-02 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Option Ex 30,000 9.19 275,700
2008-04-01 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Sale 21,000 21.06 442,196
2008-04-01 Smith O Bruton (Chairman and CEO) Option Ex 30,000 9.19 275,700
2007-11-07 Heller H Robert (Director) Sale 16,446 25.19 414,340
2007-11-07 Heller H Robert (Director) Option Ex 16,446 10.64 174,985
2007-05-25 Doolan Victor H (Director) Sale 2,660 30.19 80,310
2007-03-22 Rachor Jeffrey C (Director) Sale 100,000 28.64 2,863,800
2007-03-22 Rachor Jeffrey C (Director) Option Ex 100,000 15.82 1,581,800
2007-03-21 Rachor Jeffrey C (Director) Sale 50,000 28.28 1,413,950
2007-03-21 Rachor Jeffrey C (Director) Option Ex 50,000 15.44 771,850
2007-03-20 Rachor Jeffrey C (Director) Sale 50,000 27.98 1,399,250
2007-03-20 Rachor Jeffrey C (Director) Option Ex 50,000 15.23 761,700
2007-03-19 Rachor Jeffrey C (Director) Sale 50,000 28.05 1,402,500
2007-03-19 Rachor Jeffrey C (Director) Option Ex 50,000 13.11 655,450
2007-02-09 Iuppenlatz Mark J (Exec VP of Corp Development) Sale 20,000 33.00 660,000
2007-02-09 Iuppenlatz Mark J (Exec VP of Corp Development) Option Ex 20,000 21.50 430,100
2007-02-09 Rachor Jeffrey C (President and COO) Sale 2,202 32.72 72,049
2007-02-08 Rachor Jeffrey C (President and COO) Sale 20,000 32.50 650,000
2007-02-07 Iuppenlatz Mark J (Exec VP of Corp Development) Sale 20,000 32.00 640,000
2007-02-07 Iuppenlatz Mark J (Exec VP of Corp Development) Option Ex 20,000 16.51 330,200
2007-02-07 Rachor Jeffrey C (President and COO) Sale 20,000 32.50 650,000
2007-01-11 Iuppenlatz Mark J (Exec VP of Corp Development) Sale 12,300 30.00 369,000
2007-01-11 Iuppenlatz Mark J (Exec VP of Corp Development) Option Ex 12,300 16.36 201,166
2007-01-04 Iuppenlatz Mark J (Exec VP of Corp Development) Sale 17,700 30.00 531,000
2007-01-04 Iuppenlatz Mark J (Exec VP of Corp Development) Option Ex 17,700 16.20 286,740
2006-12-05 Iuppenlatz Mark J (Exec VP of Corp Development) Sale 20,000 29.00 580,000
2006-12-05 Iuppenlatz Mark J (Exec VP of Corp Development) Option Ex 20,000 13.13 262,620
2006-11-16 Iuppenlatz Mark J (Exec VP of Corp Development) Sale 27,900 28.02 781,758
2006-11-16 Iuppenlatz Mark J (Exec VP of Corp Development) Option Ex 27,900 9.00 251,100
2006-11-15 Iuppenlatz Mark J (Exec VP of Corp Development) Sale 200 28.00 5,600
2006-11-15 Iuppenlatz Mark J (Exec VP of Corp Development) Option Ex 200 7.94 1,587
2006-11-14 Iuppenlatz Mark J (Exec VP of Corp Development) Sale 1,900 28.00 53,200
2006-11-14 Iuppenlatz Mark J (Exec VP of Corp Development) Option Ex 1,900 7.94 15,080
2006-08-09 Belk William I (Director) Sale 15,000 22.21 333,165
2006-08-09 Belk William I (Director) Option Ex 15,000 14.45 216,750
2006-08-07 Belk William I (Director) Sale 6,000 22.60 135,618
2006-03-21 Smith Bryan Scott (Vice Chairman and CSO) Sale 19,750 27.90 550,985
2006-03-21 Smith Bryan Scott (Vice Chairman and CSO) Option Ex 19,750 6.00 118,500
2006-03-20 Smith Bryan Scott (Vice Chairman and CSO) Sale 20,000 27.88 557,660
2006-03-20 Smith Bryan Scott (Vice Chairman and CSO) Option Ex 20,000 6.00 120,000
2006-03-17 Young Greg (VP & Chief Accounting Officer) Sale 3,000 27.80 83,400
2006-03-17 Young Greg (VP & Chief Accounting Officer) Option Ex 3,000 15.90 47,700
2006-03-17 Smith Bryan Scott (Vice Chairman and CSO) Sale 20,000 27.84 556,800
2006-03-17 Smith Bryan Scott (Vice Chairman and CSO) Option Ex 20,000 6.00 120,000
2006-03-16 Smith Bryan Scott (Vice Chairman and CSO) Sale 20,000 27.71 554,120
2006-03-16 Smith Bryan Scott (Vice Chairman and CSO) Option Ex 20,000 6.00 120,000
2006-03-15 Smith Bryan Scott (Vice Chairman and CSO) Sale 20,000 27.26 545,240
2006-03-15 Smith Bryan Scott (Vice Chairman and CSO) Option Ex 20,000 6.00 120,000
2006-03-14 Smith Bryan Scott (Vice Chairman and CSO) Sale 20,000 27.18 543,660
2006-03-14 Smith Bryan Scott (Vice Chairman and CSO) Option Ex 20,000 6.00 120,000
2006-03-13 Smith Bryan Scott (Vice Chairman and CSO) Sale 20,000 27.04 540,800
2006-03-13 Smith Bryan Scott (Vice Chairman and CSO) Option Ex 20,000 6.00 120,000
2006-02-23 Smith Bryan Scott (Vice Chairman and CSO) Sale 20,000 27.04 540,800
2006-02-23 Smith Bryan Scott (Vice Chairman and CSO) Option Ex 20,000 6.00 120,000
2005-11-07 Iuppenlatz Mark J (Exec VP of Corp Deve) Sale 30,000 22.49 674,700

Insider trading activities including stock purchases, stock sales, and option exercises of SAH listed in the above tables cannot be completely guaranteed as to their accuracy. For more insider trading information of Sonic Automotive Inc (symbol SAH, CIK number 1043509) see the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) website.