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Volkswagen, often shortened to simply VW, is a German automobile manufacturer founded in 1937 by the German Labor Front (Deutsche Arbeitsfront) to create the "people's car" (the German word volk translates to "people," with Volkswagen translating to "people's car") as cars were considered a luxury to that point.

Launched in Berlin, Germany, today the company's global headquarters are in Wolfsburg.

U.S. operations began in 1955 and operate under the Volkswagen of America, Inc., banner as an operating unit of Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (VWoA . . .

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