The evolution of car logos explained

Daljinder Nagra
Mercedes production in Sindelfingen
Mercedes production in Sindelfingen



The manufacturer badges that you stare at each morning on the boot lid of the car in front mean different things to different people. For some they are a measure of social status – the coveted Bentley winged 'B', or Mercedes' star emblem marking them out as a driver of means and good taste. For others they are merely decoration – or something to steal, depending on your outlook...