A German manufacturer, Volkswagen means “people’s car” in German. They were founded in 1937 with a purpose to produce an affordable, quality car. They are known for the Volkswagen Golf, the Volkswagen Beetle and the Volkswagen Passat. They are also known for spending a significant amount of money on research and development.
Volkswagen has won a variety of awards including World Car of the Year and European Car of the Year. Their current line-up includes a range of compact cars, such as the Polo and Golf, sedans, such as the Jetta and the Passat Sedan, wagons and SUVs.