Japan: BMW M5 Nighthawk unveiled image

BMW has recently introduced a limited edition of the M5 in Japan, named the M5 Nighthawk, which is adding some interesting features to the powerful sedan.

According to the German based automaker, the newest special edition of the BMW M5 is named the Nighthawk and it’s only available to customers living in Japan. The high performance sedan can easily stand out from a crowd thanks to its dark chrome grille, adaptive LED headlights and some other tweaks. The M5 Nighthawk’s interior is coming with Merino leather seats, with an individually numbed badge and with carbon fiber trim, amongst others.

BMW is also saying that the M5 Nighthawk special edition can get the Competition Package, which will add features like dedicated settings for the M Dynamic Mode, steering and suspension systems, along with a sports exhaust system. Other features available for the M5 Nighthawk include the LDW (Lane Departure Warning) and carbon ceramic brake discs. Power to the model is still being provided by the 4.4 liter V8 engine, which is producing a total output of 575 HP (423 kW) and it has a peak torque of 680 Nm (501 lb-ft), mated to a seven-speed M DCT transmission. The 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) sprint takes 4.2 seconds. Prices for the model have been set at 18,200,000 Yen or 141,500 euros.