BMW is a German luxury car manufacturer that is known for producing a wide range of vehicles, including sedans, coupes, SUVs, and sports cars. The company, which stands for Bayerische Motoren Werke AG, was founded in 1916 as a manufacturer of aircraft engines and it started producing motorcycles and automobiles later on. BMW is known for its commitment to engineering excellence and advanced technology, as well as its unique design language. BMW cars are known for their dynamic driving experience, thanks to their powerful engines and precise handling. The brand has a strong motorsports heritage and has competed in various racing events such as Formula 1 and touring car racing. Some of the most iconic BMW models include the 3 Series, the 5 Series, and the 7 Series. BMW is also known for its luxury sub-brand BMW M which produces high-performance versions of BMW models.