BMW the full form of the abbreviation being Bayerische Motoren Werke is basically a German company which has dedicated itself into car and engine manufacturing. The company came into existence in the 1916 and since has been making engine for planes in the World War One and the company's revenue cross the mark of 53 billion Euros in 2008.
It has over hundred thousand employees world over. The company was banned from making aircraft engine after the world war and made its first motor cycle in 1923; car production came later in 1928 onwards. The first great motorcycle of the company was R32.
It was one of the first companies to offer anti lock breaks. The latest models of bike include the K1200GT which was made with consultation to the F1 team.
In Car segment the1 series was the BMW's Smallest Car and later on in the seventies came the 3 series car model which has been enhanced in features later on. The SUV's of BMW come in X series and then there is the M models which also have V10 powered Engines like the M5 and this series have great powered engines.
The specialty of this company is that it pays great attention to environment friendliness and body art of the cars. The engines are undoubtedly one of the best. The 7 series is very popular and the company looks forward to bringing more powerful engine cars in future with futuristic designs.