BMW M5: now on special

BMW has raised a few eyebrows by offering its all-new, all-wheel-drive M5 with a price tag of less than $200K. Okay, so your $100 change isnít going to top up the tank, but with the HSV GTS-R W1 departing, it clears the way for the M5 ws -ing V or to offer the most power of any Aussiemarket vehicle at this price or below.

Thatís for the 50-unit Launch Edition, which packs a burly 441kW/750Nm wallop and is good for a 3.4sec sprint to 100km/h. Over to you, Mercedes and Audi