View Single Post
      05-17-2012, 06:02 PM   #1
Jason's Avatar
Drives: E90 M3
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: USA

Posts: 16,485
iTrader: (0)

Cool True Origin of the BMW Roundel Logo

True Origin of the BMW Roundel Logo
Name:  BMW-vintage-roundel-623x389-small.jpg
Views: 14456
Size:  55.2 KB

For more than 90 years, the blue and white roundel has represented and symbolized BMW. But do you know the true origin of the BMW roundel?

Many think that the roundel symbolizes a spinning airplane propeller blade - from the days when BMW built aircraft engine in the early 20th century, but that's not so. Find out the real history behind the blue and white roundel in this video as Kai Jacobson, BMW's in-house historian explains the origin of one of the world's most recognizable logos today.

Evolution of the BMW Roundel

Name:  bmwlogos.jpg
Views: 16399
Size:  23.2 KB

Jason is offline   United_States
Reply With Quote