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R32 It Was Fifty Years Ago Today . . .

It Was Fifty Years Ago Today . . .

Interesting | December 9th, 2009 by Hugo Becker

In the late fall of 1959, BMW was on the ropes. The demand for motorcycles was soft, they had cars at two market extremes, luxury …

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BMW 700 – The car that saved the Company.

Interesting | June 7th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

From time to time digging back into the BMW history is something that we like to do and we have reasons to believe you enjoy …

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BMW History: Did you know that…..

Interesting | May 4th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

Prior to building automobiles, BMW used to manufacture engines for airplanes and shortly after, motorcycles? Since its inception in 1916, Bayerische Motoren Werke AG was …

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History: BMW ///M logo colors explained

Interesting | April 13th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

Since we just posted some bits from BMW’s history, we decided to stay on the topic and talk about the ///M logo, the three stripes …

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BMW models naming convention

Interesting | April 13th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

Have you wondered how BMW names their vehicles, the nomenclature they follow? Even though in the past few years BMW has changed the pattern, it …

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