FORM 3
        
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person * Wiese Jens 2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (MM/DD/YYYY)
1/13/2021 

3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol QuantumScape Corp [QS]
(Last)       (First)       (Middle)
C/O QUANTUMSCAPE CORPORATION, 1730 TECHNOLOGY DRIVE
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)__X__ Director                          _____ 10% Owner
_____ Officer (give title below)        _____ Other (specify below)
(Street)
SAN JOSE, CA 95110      
(City)             (State)             (Zip)
5. If Amendment, Date Original Filed(MM/DD/YYYY)
 

6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing(Check Applicable Line)_X_ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person

Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 4)
2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned
(Instr. 4)
3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 5)
4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 5)
Class A Common Stock  53014769  I  By: Volkswagen Group of America Investments, LLC (1)

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned (e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 4)
2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
(MM/DD/YYYY)
3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 4)
4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 5)
6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Class B Common Stock   (2)  (2) Class A Common Stock  17980436   (2) I  By: Volkswagen Group of America Investments, LLC (1)

Explanation of Responses:
(1)  The Reporting Person, a member of the Issuer's board of directors, is Head of Volkswagen Group M&A, Investment Advisory, and Partnerships. The Reporting Person disclaims beneficial ownership of all shares held by Volkswagen Group of America Investments, LLC.
(2)  Each share of Class B Common Stock is convertible at any time into Class A Common Stock on a one-to-one basis at the Reporting Person's election and has no expiration date.

Remarks:
Exhibit 24 - Power of Attorney

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Wiese Jens
C/O QUANTUMSCAPE CORPORATION
1730 TECHNOLOGY DRIVE
SAN JOSE, CA 95110
X



Signatures
/s/ Michael O McCarthy III, Attorney-in-Fact 1/22/2021
**Signature of Reporting Person Date