The “Volkswagen” is not new to most of us, at one point we boarded a commercial bus in lagos popularly called “danfo” or had a volkswagen Golf car.
The logo meaning is obscure, as it’s formed using two German words: “Volks” meaning people and “Wagen” meaning car. Thus, we can clearly see that the meaning of this car logo was: The car for people (Danfo is really one for the people). And, the use of the first alphabet of these two words in the logo is another cool way of representing company’s initials.
The Toyota: Ellipses symbolize the unification of the hearts of customers and Toyota products. The logo expresses interest to customers, represents the quality of products and efforts to develop science and technology. The background space represents Toyota’s technological advancement and the boundless opportunities ahead.
Mercedes Benz: do you know the iconic three-pointed star symbol was inspired by Gottleib Daimler and represented the hopes of Mercedes-Benz, renamed after a 1926 merger, to establish motorized domination in three places: The sea, air and land.
Honda: the bold letter ‘H’ reflects the confidence, durability and magnificence of the cars produced under its name.
Ford: Incorporated since 1912, the flattened oval shaped Ford’s car logos are designed in many blue and white color shades. With the Henry Ford signature embedded clearly on the blue background and inside the circle, the emblem advertises the Ford brand as “Hallmark for economy and reliability.” The color is also one of this car logo meaning. The white color in the badge is the symbol of purity, nobility and elegance.
The logo of Mitsubishi has stored the car logo meaning in itself. “Mitsu” in Japanese means ‘three’, “Hishi” means water chestnut. This logo was employee named Tosa Clan, who designed as the image of three-leaf-clover (a Japanese plant that is considered as a lucky plant) with the expectation that the user will be lucky.
I love Mazda, simply because it was the first car my parent got and first car I drove. The Mazda logo is a ring of E-lap surrounding M. The ring of Ephesians is the symbol of the sun. The letter M is enveloped within the E-lap is not simply the first letter in the name of Mazda, it also means a wide wings, expressing the spirit of freedom and creativity of the the firm.