The Volkswagen Beetle Design Patent
This design patent protects the look of the famous Volkswagen Beetle Car, named for its distinct bulging shape similar to that of a beetle. Since its release in 1938, it has become a very well-known car, making pop culture appearances in many movies such as Herbie: Fully Loaded (2005). Due to its beetle-like design, the VW Beetle has become a car unrivaled in uniqueness. Thus, its design patent has allowed it to gain popularity through its abnormal appearance.