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: October 3, 2007
(Date of earliest event reported)
KEYSTONE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRIES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
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700 E. Bonita Avenue
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(Registrants telephone number, including area code): (909) 624-8041
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On October 3, 2007, Keystone Automotive Industries, Inc. (Keystone) issued a press release titled Keystone Automotive Industries, Inc. Receives Affirmative Recommendation From Three Independent Proxy Advisory Firms For Proposed LKQ Merger. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference.
Additional Information and Where to Find It
Keystones stockholders are urged to read Keystones proxy statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) in connection with its proposed merger with LKQ Corporation (LKQ) and other relevant materials because they contain important information about Keystone and the proposed transaction. Investors, security holders and other interested parties may obtain free copies of these 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 free of charge 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 Keystones proxy statements and Annual Reports on Form 10-K, and any interests that Keystones participants have in the proposed transaction are available in Keystones proxy statement filed with the SEC 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
Exhibit 99.1 Press Release of Keystone Automotive Industries, Inc. dated October 3, 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:||October 3, 2007||By:||/s/ John G. Arena, Esq.|
|John G. Arena|
|Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary|