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BMW or Bayerische Motoren Werke is a German car and motorcycle maker founded on 7 March 1916. It is one of the most famous car makers in the world. The headquarter is located in Munich, Bavaria. BMW is part of the "German Big 3" luxury car manufacturers, along with Audi and Mercedes-Benz.

BMW makes these cars:

  • BMW Compact-(This production has stopped in 2004)
  • BMW 1 Series
  • BMW 2 Series
  • BMW 3 Series
  • BMW 4 Series
  • BMW 5 Series
  • BMW 6 Series
  • BMW 7 Series
  • BMW 8 Series-(This production has stopped in 1999)
  • X1
  • X3
  • X4
  • X5
  • X6
  • Z4

BMW's cars are tuned and modified by several German Tuning Companies such as AC Schnitzer, Motorsport, ALPINA and G-Power.

BMW motorbike F 650 GS in Gdansk
BMW F 650 GS Dakar (2004)

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