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Contents

Pre39 Vwwww Volkswagen1940s Volkswagen 1960 Volkswagen 1967 Volkswagen56
1937–1939 1939–1945 1945–1960 1960–1967 1967–1978 1978–1989
 
VW1989 Volkswagen 1995 Volkswagen 1999 Volkswagen Logo Volkswagen 2000s Volkswagen logo 2012
1989–1995 1995–2000 1999–2000 2000–2010 2010–2012 2012–present


1937–1939

Pre39

This is what the logo looked like before World War II commenced.

1939–1945

Vwwww

The logo was modified prior to World War II.

1945–present

1945–1960

Volkswagen1940s

The logo is now a circle with the VW of the previous logos retained. The logo was modified after World War II. This is the earliest logo still in use.

1960–1967

Volkswagen 1960

The logo has been made black and is contained within a square.

1967–1978

Volkswagen 1967

The logo dropped the square and became azure in color.

1978–1989

Volkswagen56

The colors of the previous logo were inverted.

1989–1995

VW1989

The logo used during this time period was a colored version of the 1945 logo. The V was brought closer to the W and the outer ring of the logo became thinner.

1995–2000

Volkswagen 1995

The logo is now a darker shade of blue than before. Some minor modifications were made to the logo itself, such as making the outer ring thicker.

1999–2000

Volkswagen 1999

The 1995 logo was slightly modified to have a blue gradient. This logo only appeared on promotional material, and was used as a testbed for the 2000 logo, hence the small size.

2000–2010

Volkswagen Logo

The logo received a semi-3D look to update itself for the new millennium.

2010–2012

Volkswagen 2000s

In 2010, Volkswagen got a new logo which became slightly modified into fully 3D.

2012–present

Volkswagen logo 2012

In 2012, Volkswagen introduced an alternate version of the current logo, with the silver lettering appearing to have a shine, as well as the reflection from the 2000 logo reinstated. The current logo was unveiled on September 4, 2012, with the world premiere of the 2013 Volkswagen Golf Mk7 in Berlin.

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