Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your roundup of the auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are the important stories you need to know.
1st Gear: What’s In A Name
We’ve heard of Chinese automaker GAC Motor before. This is the same company that rolled up to the Detroit Auto Show in 2013 with its flagship brand Trumpchi that included features like “Tweeter” and “Sackbut” in its cars. We haven’t forgotten.