Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 46. Chapters: BMW, Mercedes-AMG, Robert Bosch GmbH, Alpina, Quattro GmbH, ZF Friedrichshafen, Getrag, Continental AG, Recaro, Brabus, Mahle GmbH, Ruf Automobile, Motometer, Abt Sportsline, IAV, Gemballa, Carlsson, B hler Motor, Irmscher, Rieger Tuning, PPI Automotive Design, Hartge, Heyco, Dr xlmaier Group, ZF Sachs, AC Schnitzer, Witte Automotive, TechArt, Aral AG, Continental Automotive Systems, Novitec Rosso, MK-Motorsport, Hermann Peters, Hamann Motorsport, Behr GmbH a Co. KG, Mansory, VDO, HQM Sachsenring GmbH, L we Automobil, Je Design, Hay Automobiltechnik, Zollner, G-Power, Woco Group, Spiess Tuning, Anvis Group, Steinmetz Opel Tuning, Hymer, Gotec Group, Beru, 9ff, Breyton, OASys, Grade Automobilwerke. Excerpt: (BMW), (English: ) is a German automobile, motorcycle and engine manufacturing company founded in 1916. It also owns and produces the Mini brand, and is the parent company of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars. BMW produces motorcycles under BMW Motorrad and Husqvarna brands. BMW is known for its performance and luxury vehicles, and is a global leader in premium car sales. BMW Headquarters in Munich, Germany BMW entered existence as a business entity following a restructuring of the Rapp Motorenwerke aircraft engine manufacturing firm in 1917. After the end of World War I in 1918, BMW was forced to cease aircraft engine production by the terms of the Versailles Armistice Treaty. The company consequently shifted to motorcycle production in 1923 once the restrictions of the treaty started to be lifted, followed by automobiles in 1928-29. The circular blue and white BMW logo or roundel is portrayed by BMW as the movement of an aircraft propeller, to signify the white blades cutting through the blue sky - an interpretation that BMW adopted for convenience in 1929, twelve years after the roundel was created. The emblem evolved fr...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
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