Note: you can use him in your fanon if you like :)

Hot Shot dreams of being the Autobot leader, but he needs the guidiance of his elders before he can become Shotimus Prime. when he learned of the resurrection of Megatron as Galvatron made by Soundwave (using a body-modifier), he went to Autobot base and became a member of Team Prime

Hot shot alt mode

Hot Shot's alt mode