FORT WORTH, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 27, 2006--AmeriCredit Corp. (NYSE:ACF) will be presenting at the Fifth Annual JMP Securities Research Conference in San Francisco, Calif., on Thursday, March 9, at 12:45 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Chris Choate, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, will be presenting on behalf of the Company.

The event will be broadcast live for all interested parties via the Company's Web site at www.americredit.com/investors/conferencecalls.asp. It is necessary to go to the Company's Web site to register, download and install any necessary audio software prior to the presentations. For those who cannot listen to the live broadcasts, replays will be available shortly after the presentation.

AmeriCredit Corp. is a leading independent auto finance company. Using its branch network and strategic alliances with auto groups and banks, the Company purchases retail installment contracts entered into by auto dealers with consumers who are typically unable to obtain financing from traditional sources. AmeriCredit has approximately one million customers and $11 billion in managed auto receivables. The Company was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas. For more information, visit www.americredit.com.

CONTACT: AmeriCredit Corp., Fort Worth
Investor Relations
Caitlin DeYoung, 817-302-7394
or
Media Relations
John Hoffmann, 817-302-7627

SOURCE: AmeriCredit Corp.