Title:
Vehicle key
United States Patent D743240
Inventors:
Bachorski, Tomasz (Wolfsburg, DE)
Kirzinger, Albert-johann (Wolfsburg, DE)
Halbauer, Dirk (Wolfsburg, DE)
Application Number:
29/473504
Publication Date:
11/17/2015
Filing Date:
11/22/2013
Assignee:
VOLKSWAGEN AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT (Wolfsburg, DE)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 0807
Field of Search:
D8/347, D8/348, 70/51, 70/336, 70/344, 70/348, 70/391, 70/393, 70/402, 70/408, 70/416, 70/429, 70/430, 70/460, 70/447, 70/257, 70/278.2, 70/278.3, 70/413, 70/456R, 70/25, 70/2, 307/9.1, 307/10.1, 307/10.2, 340/425.5, 340/425.13
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US Patent References:
D635841RFID key fobApril, 2011LindleyD8/347
D557111Remote keyDecember, 2007Ydremark et al.D8/347
D495585Automobile keySeptember, 2004OsadaD8/347
D461047Key fobAugust, 2002PetersonD3/208
6386007Key fob with valet and car locator featureMay, 2002Johnson et al.70/408
D442060Automotive vehicle keyMay, 2001Neset et al.D8/347
6089060Key identification systemJuly, 2000Steeley70/456R
6016676Universal fobJanuary, 2000McConnell70/408
D407007Key for a motor vehicleMarch, 1999Sacco et al.D8/347
4888970Apparatus having a mechanical key and a transmitter for actuation of a lock systemDecember, 1989Kinzler et al.70/456R
Primary Examiner:
Deshmukh, Prabhakar
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Lucas & Mercanti, LLP
Stoffel, Klaus P.
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a vehicle key, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a front view of a vehicle key showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front, right side perspective view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear, left side perspective view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top, front perspective view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom, front, left side perspective view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a top, front, right side perspective view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a front view of a second embodiment of a vehicle key;

FIG. 9 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 10 is a front, right side perspective view thereof;

FIG. 11 is a rear, left side perspective view thereof;

FIG. 12 is a top, front perspective view thereof;

FIG. 13 is a bottom, front, left side perspective view thereof; and,

FIG. 14 is a top, front, right side perspective view thereof.