Cars Simplified: Everything Automotive Explained


BMW is an acronym for Bayerische Motoren Werke AG, which translates to Bavarian Motor Works in English. They are a German automobile, motorcycle, and engine manufacturing company founded in 1917. Because of their familiarity with turbine engines, BMW was one of the first manufacturers to successfully mass-produce a turbocharged vehicle.

BMW Z4 Roadster Convertible

BMW is known today for its classy sports cars which come with at least a touch of luxury, even in the base level trims. Its M-series vehicles are their motorsports-inspired high performance models, and the Z-series vehicles are their two-seater models.

BMW Microtransactions

In 2019, BMW announced plans to introduce over-the-air software that can update cars wirelessly, as well as a new way to sell features to customers.

A stock white BMW M3 coupe.A stock red BMW Z4 3.0i