This is the Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important - all in one place at 9:00 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parcel it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important?

We're doing a special one this morning because of the LA Auto Show, which you can follow along using this tagpage all day long. Here are some highlights.

1st Gear:The 2014 XFR-S Is The Sinister Jaaaaag Sedan With More Powwerrrr
Jaaaaaag can't seem to do anything wrong lately. The F-Type looks sensational. The XKR-S makes a sound that causes tsunamis.

And now there is the XFR-S, which is the hottest sedan - in looks and power - to come out of Coventry... ever. Seriously. More »

2nd Gear: This Is The First Picture Of The Brand New, Super Hot Porsche Cayman
When the Boxster got a new body last year, we knew it was just a matter of time until the Cayman was refreshed as well.

After the first picture of a camouflaged car leaked onto Instagram, we knew it was a matter of time until we saw the car in all it's Porschey goodness. And thanks to French Porsche magazine Flat6, we have our first peek. More »

3rd Gear: 2014 Ford Fiesta ST: Meet The US-Bound Mini Me Of The Hot Hatch World
Hot hatchbacks are the best of both worlds. Sports car performance, awesome looks, and they can swallow belongings. Sign us up.

Now Ford is bringing the proverbial mini-me of the hot hatch world to market: Say hello to the Fiesta ST. And yes, it's coming to America. More »

4th Gear: The 2014 Toyota RAV4 Is A Sleeping Pill You Can Drive
Toyota is unveiling a new RAV4 tomorrow. Some pictures just leaked. I better tell you about it quickly before I fall asleep.

Just close your eyes and imagine a Camry that's slightly taller. Well, actually, don't close your eyes. Imagining that will make you pass out. More »

5th Gear: Is BMW's Vision Of The Future Insanely Boring?
BMW's "i" subbrand is their vision for the development of an urban future. Thus far they have unveiled two concepts in the brand: The i3 city car and the i8 hybrid supercar.

And now it's time for number three: The i3 Coupe Concept. More »

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