Hello Light: Are you ready to forgive Volkswagen?

...or had you forgotten about the years-old emissions scandal?

Volkswagen’s emissions-cheating scandal happened way back in 2015, but this week the German automaker released an ad reminding consumers about the crisis to show how it has turned over a new leaf.

Called Hello Light, the spot features Simon & Garfunkel’s "The Sound of Silence" and is part of a campaign called Rebirth. It tells the story of a VW employee in the aftermath of the scandal, slaving away to think up ideas for a new vehicle: an electrified version of the brand’s classic microbus.

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