BMW's quest for the "ultimate driving machine"

Artist Frank Stella joined Andy Warhol, Jeff Koons, David Hockney, Robert Rauschenberg, and many other leaders of the pop art movement in creating a BMW art car. The collection of 17 vehicles is on display at the BMW Museum in Munich through late September. CNET Road Trip 2011 got a chance to check out the works.
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It's an homage to eight decades of making automobiles, motorcycles, and engines. And after 125 years, there is no shortage of contenders in pursuit of what BMW calls the "ultimate driving machine." As part of Road Trip 2011, CNET's Daniel Terdiman visited the BMW museum in Munich where the company has put on display a range of magnificent cars from across the decades. You can check out his report here.