BMW Trivia

Ok – here’s a good one that was circulated on BMW technical group I belong to:  did you know the popular theory of what the BMW logo represents is false??  I’ve always understood it to be a rotating propeller – apparently I’m wrong.  Check this out:

http://wheels.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/01/07/bmw-roundel-not-born-from-planes/?hpw

Now you know.  I guess.