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Japanese Automakers Are Just Now Realizing That They Should Start Hiring More Women

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. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Lynk & Co Unveiled A New Crossover And Still Thinks You Should ‘Subscribe’ To It

After a characteristically bizarre press unveiling in Amsterdam involving some spoon-feeding and a lot of conceptual dancing, Lynk & Co. debuted a new small crossover. But what’s more interesting is how Lynk & Co. wants people to buy it. Or, well, not.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Chinese Automaker Geely Offered To Buy Fiat Chrysler For $22 Billion: Report

The founder and chairman of China’s Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co. has global expansion on his mind. Last week, Li Shufu succeeded in becoming Daimler’s largest single shareholder. But before that he made a play for Fiat Chrysler, and today, we may know more about how that went down. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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The Billionaire Who Controls Geely Just Bought A Massive Stake In Daimler

Li Shufu, the main owner of China’s Geely, recently acquired a huge new stake in Daimler, the 13th largest car manufacturer in the world. If you’re keeping track, that’s the third European automaker that Geely or Shufu own or have large interests in, after Geely bought Volvo in 2010 and purchased a 51 percent stake […]

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The Chinese Company Behind Volvo’s Turnaround Just Put $3 Billion Into Volvo Trucks

Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your roundup of the auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are all of the top stories of the car world, stories that should hopefully distract you from news of possible impending doom for bananas. Sorry, sorry, back to cars.Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Volvo Parent Geely Buys The Flying Car That’s Always Two Years Away

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A Guide To A Bunch Of Weird Chinese Car Brands You’ve Never Heard Of 

I was in Shanghai, China, recently to report on Volvo’s new electron-slathered premium/performance brand, Polestar. Even though I was only there a short time, I wanted to be sure I captured what the general carscape of Shanghai is like, because it’s bewildering. And now I want to bewilder you, too.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Here’s What’s Likely The Crossover That Will Save Lotus (Probably) 

The bad news is that we’ve known Lotus was likely going to plunge into the crossover craze for a while now. This new patent rendering seems to show they’re getting pretty far along with the concept, but it shouldn’t be anything to worry about.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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