Volkswagen continues to invest heavily in a future of plug-in electric vehicles as it attempts to clean the diesel soot from its face following its emissions-cheating scandal. Part of that initiative is coming up with new names for upcoming all-electric models to be sold under its ID electric sub-brand. If Volkswagen's latest trademark filings in Europe are any indication, it seems the automakers vehicle-naming department may be struggling. READ MORE: Volkswagen ID Crozz electric SUV to launch in US in 2020 According to UK-based AutoExpress, the German automaker has filed for trademarks on...
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