GAC Group, aka Guangzhou Automobile Group Co., Ltd., is a Chinese automaker that originated in Guangzhou, Guangdong. For its global brand, GAC is used to name its vehicles while Trumpchi is used in the Chinese automotive market.
Guangzhou Automobile Group Co., Ltd. was founded way back in 1955. The Chinese automaker manufactures a wide variety of automotive products like commercial vehicles, passenger cars, buses, and automotive components. In 2011, GAC Group was awarded as the sixth-largest Chinese automaker by production volume.
GAC was first launched in the Philippines in November 2018 by Legato Motors, Inc., the official distributor of GAC Motors in the country. Legato Motors, Inc. said that GAC Motors offers luxurious and world-class productions that are affordable and aimed at providing the best buying and customer experience.
Five GAC vehicles were first introduced in the country – there’s the GA4, GS4, GA8, GM8, and GS8. In 2019, the subcompact crossover GS3 was added in GAC’s Philippine lineup marketed to be as affordable as possible while keeping a luxurious experience.