New Shanghai-Volkswagen sub-brand will be called Tianyue

March 14, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter

The Shanghai-Volkswagen joint venture will start a new sub-brand in China to make cheap electric cars. The new sub-brand will be called ‘Tianyue’, best translated as ‘Over (the) Heaven’. Very poetic indeed but the English name is not: ‘Tantus’. Since I didn’t know what Tantus meant I looked it up with Google-define:

Definition for tantus: Web definitions:
Tantus is a company that produces silicone sex toys, including vibrators, dildos, butt-plugs and strap-on harness kits. They are based… All right! I dig that Volkswagen, now more on the car:

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