Volkswagen Group is a German corporation. It originated in 1937 as a public concern selling Volkswagen automobiles, but has acquired many more companies since.
In 1960 the company's name became Volkswagenwerk Aktiengesellschaft (Aktiengesellschaft, abbreviated AG, being equivalent to the English Corp[oration] or American Inc[orporated]). The name was changed to VOLKSWAGEN AG on 4th July 1985. The corporation now goes by that name or 'Volkswaken Group'.
Current automobile brands owned by the company: