October 23, 2017

Automotive Finco Corp. Announces Change in Fiscal Year-End

TORONTO, ONTARIO October 23, 2017 – Automotive Finco Corp. (TSX-V: AFCC) (the “Company”) announces that the Board of Directors has resolved to change the Company’s fiscal year-end from February 28 to December 31 to align with the Company’s investment portfolio and to the financial reporting of most public issuers.

For details regarding the length and ending dates of the financial periods, including the comparative periods, of the interim and annual financial statements to be filed for the Company’s transition year and its new financial year please refer to the Notice of Change in Fiscal Year-End filed today on SEDAR pursuant to National Instrument 51-102.

About Automotive Finco Corp.

Automotive Finco Corp (“AFCC”) is a high growth specialty finance company focused exclusively on the auto retail sector. Through its investment in Automotive Finance LP, the Company has exposure to a business providing long term, debt based acquisition financing to auto dealerships across the globe, with an initial focus on Canada. In addition to its interest in Automotive Finance LP, AFCC may also pursue other direct investments and financing opportunities across the auto retail sector.  For further information please refer to the Company’s website: www.autofincocorp.com.

For further information please contact:

Kuldeep Billan, Email:  kbillan@autofincocorp.com

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

This news release may contain certain forward-looking information. All statements included herein, other than statements of historical fact, are forward-looking information and such information involves various risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such information will prove to be accurate, and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such information. A description of assumptions used to develop such forward-looking information and a description of risk factors that may cause actual results to differ materially from forward-looking information can be found in AFCC’s disclosure documents on the SEDAR website at www.sedar.com. AFCC does not undertake to update any forward looking information except in accordance with applicable securities laws.