The Full form of BMW is Bavarian Motor Works. BMW is the acronym for Bayerische Motoren Werke or in English, Bavarian Motor Works. BMW is a German based multinational company which manufactures luxury automobiles and motorcycles, and also produced aircraft engines until 1945. It’s the world’s largest premium car-maker and is the parent company of the BMW Mini, and Rolls-Royce car brands, and formerly, Rover. Established in 1916, the company has its headquarters in Munich, Bavaria. BMW produces motor vehicles in various countries i.e. Germany, Brazil, China, India, South Africa, the United Kingdom, and the United States. With 2,279,503 vehicles produced in 2015, BMW was the world’s twelfth largest producer of motor vehicles. Automobiles are marketed under the brands BMW (with sub-brands BMW M for performance models and BMW i for plug-in electric cars), Mini and Rolls-Royce. Motorcycles are marketed under the brand BMW Motorrad. The company has a marked and significant motorsport history, especially in touring cars, Formula 1, sports cars and the Isle of Man TT.