Corporate Responsibility

OUR PURPOSE

TO DELIVER AN EXPERIENCE FOR OUR GUESTS AND OUR TEAMMATES THAT FULFILLS DREAMS, ENRICHES LIVES AND DELIVERS HAPPINESS.

Upholding Our Duty to Be Responsible Corporate Citizens

Our purpose at Sonic Automotive is to deliver an experience for our guests and teammates that fulfills dreams, enriches lives and delivers happiness.  Our purpose drives our vision to be the most trusted automotive retailer in the nation. Nothing is more important to us than understanding and responding to the needs of  key stakeholders including our guests, teammates, partners, and shareholders. We recognize that our role in the community is bigger than selling cars.

Here you will find an overview of the business practices and strategic goals at Sonic Automotive and EchoPark Automotive that embody our Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) values. From offering competitive pay and benefits packages and award-winning training for our Sonic and EchoPark teammates, to our service work with children’s hospitals and local charities, to energy-efficient investments in our dealerships, we embrace our duty as responsible corporate citizens.

Sonic Automotive continues to engage with stakeholders on issues that are material to our business and impactful on our collective future. We are committed to incorporating ESG considerations into the Company’s overall strategy to drive sustainable operating results, and to continue to be a positive presence in the communities we serve.

David Smith
Chief Executive Officer
Sonic Automotive and EchoPark Automotive

Reducing Our Environmental Impact

We are committed to doing our part to conserve natural resources and promote environmental stability. Our initiatives include green building and energy conservation, waste management and recycling, and an expanding electric vehicle infrastructure.


View Our Environmental Initiatives

Serving Our Team Members and the Community

We go to great lengths to support our team members and the community at large. These efforts include establishing the Sonic Automotive Family Emergency fund (a charitable fund for the purpose of financial support to Sonic and EchoPark teammates and their families for a variety of emergency need situations), creating an inclusive work environment, and volunteering in our communities.

View Our Social Initiatives

Operating in an Ethical Manner

We have procedures and policies in place to ensure we operate our business with integrity and honesty, and require that all teammates adhere to a company-wide Code of Business Conduct and Ethics.

View Our Governance Policies