'Voltswagen': US rebrand as German car giant eyes electric future

New York (AFP) – German auto giant Volkswagen said Tuesday it is renaming its US subsidiary as “Voltswagen,” calling the moniker a public declaration of its “future-forward investment in e-mobility.” The announcement means Virginia-based Volkswagen of America will now be known as a Voltswagen of America. The move does not affect the German parent, which will continue to be named Volkswagen. The US unit, which is introducing a new all-electric sport utility vehicle this month in US dealerships, accidentally posted a press release about the planned name change on Monday, raising questions about …

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