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Subsequent Events

Subsequent Events
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2021
Subsequent Events [Abstract]  
Subsequent Events
11. Subsequent Events
On April 14, 2021, Sonic entered into an Fifth Amended, Restated and Consolidated Credit Agreement, dated as of April 14, 2021, among Sonic, the subsidiaries of Sonic named therein, each lender a party thereto and Bank of America, N.A., as administrative agent, revolving swing line lender, new vehicle swing line lender, used vehicle swing line lender and an l/c issuer (the “2021 Credit Agreement”). The 2021 Credit Agreement provides for a revolving credit facility (the “Revolving Facility”), a new vehicle floor plan inventory finance facility (the “New Vehicle Floor Plan Facility”) and a used vehicle floor plan inventory finance facility (the “Used Vehicle Floor Plan Facility” and, together with the New Vehicle Floor Plan Facility, the “Floor Plan Facility”). The Revolving Facility and the Floor Plan Facility (together, the “2021 Credit Facilities”) replace the 2016 Credit Facilities and each has a maturity date of April 14, 2025. The initial borrowing limits under the Revolving Facility and Floor Plan Facility are $250.0 million and $1.6 billion, respectively.
Subsequent to March 31, 2021 Sonic’s Board of Directors approved an increase to the Company’s quarterly cash dividend, to $0.12 per share, payable on July 15, 2021 to all stockholders of record on June 15, 2021, in addition Sonic’s Board of Directors increased the Company’s share repurchase authorization by $250.0 million.