Your vehicle does not need to be currently registered to be eligible. In order for the vehicle to be eligible, it must have been registered in the U.S. at some point between September 18, 2015 and January 1, 2017, but the registration need not have been in your name. In order for you to be eligible, you must have registered the vehicle in your name at some point after September 18, 2015.

If you are a non-Volkswagen Dealer in the United States or its territories, you may provide a title or bill of sale in place of a registration.