The Bayerische Motoren Werke (BMW) is a German Automobile Company has become one of the major automobile manufacturing companies in the International market. It is the most valuable brand of luxury vehicle in the world and also known for its performance. The company had established on 7 March 1916. Founders of the BMW were Franz Josef Popp.
The headquarters of the company has placed in Munich, Germany. BMW also produce Motorcycle under BMW Motorrad and Husqvarna brand. Since the dawn of the first BMW motorcycle, BMW has been busy in motor sports activities. The company also manufactures BMW Formula cars, BMW Touring cars and BMW Sports cars. In 1918, the company had manufactured first Aircraft Engine. The first BMW Motorcycle was produced in 1923 by the company. After the world war first BMW has forced to cease the Aircraft Engine production.
World famous Rolls-Royce cars have also owns and manufactured by BMW, which is well-known for its heritage of creating premium luxury cars for the ultra rich people. It provides to the dreams and fantasies of the people who have lots of money and refer to cars as objects of desire. In 2006, the BMW entered in Indian Automobile market. It was established at Gurgaon (National Capital Region). Construction of the plant has started on January 2006 with investments of more than 1 billion Indian rupees.
The plant originally started to manufacture the vehicle in 2007 with BMW 3 Series and 5 Series.BMW had produced 1,366,838 four-wheelers in 2006, which were manufactured in five countries. In 2009, the company has manufactured 1,258,417 four-wheeler vehicles. In 2009, BMW Motorrad also produced 82,631 motorcycles.
BMW provides work for more than 100,000 employees around the world for research, develop, produce, market and sell their cars. Before the establishment of BMW India, the cars were imported to India. Apart from luxury models, BMW also produces small cars, but all of its vehicles deal with the expensive section of society.