FORT WORTH, Texas, Oct. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AMERICREDIT CORP. (NYSE: ACF) will release its first quarter 2008 operating results on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2007, after market close. A conference call to discuss the results will begin at 5:30 p.m. Eastern Time.

The conference call will be broadcast live for all interested parties via the Company's Web site at http://www.americredit.com. It is necessary to go to the Company's Web site to register, download and install any required audio software prior to the call. For those who cannot listen to the live broadcast, a replay will be available shortly after the call has concluded.

About AmeriCredit

AmeriCredit Corp. is a leading independent automobile finance company that provides financing solutions indirectly through auto dealers and directly to consumers in the United States and Canada. AmeriCredit has over one million customers and approximately $16 billion in managed auto receivables. The Company was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas. For more information, visit http://www.americredit.com.


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    Investor Relations            Media Relations
    Caitlin DeYoung               John Hoffmann
    (817) 302-7394                (817) 302-7627

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CONTACT: Investors, Caitlin DeYoung, +1-817-302-7394, or Media, John Hoffmann, +1-817-302-7627, both for AmeriCredit Corp.