After so many years of speculations and announcements of the new Honda S2000, it seems that the rumors will finally come true. The Japanese car maker is preparing to reveal its all new 2019 Honda S2000.
This model was firstly presented to the world back in 1998. It was one of the most popular sports cars in that time and the brand`s iconic vehicle. So, with the new S2000 model the company is planning to continue with that reputation. Now, after two decades, the Company will probably introduce it for their 70th anniversary. We expect it to debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show as the 2019 model year.
For this new model, we have heard that it will be absolutely worth waiting for and special. According to the latest rumors, it will receive a new powertrain under its hood. As well, its exterior should be refreshed and modernized. However, speaking of the interior, unfortunately we still don`t have any specific data.
So, if you are in a market for a unique sports car or even just a fan, then you should wait little awhile and check the upcoming Honda S2000.
2019 Honda S2000 powertrain and performance
There are many speculations about the engine which is going to power the all new 2019 Honda S2000. Firstly, we have heard that the automaker is planning to power it with the same engine used in the Types R model. It is a 2.0-liter turbo unit which is very good and strong engine. However, since this is going to be new and special model, they wanted to improve it with a new one.
So, if the latest news is true, the new Honda should receive a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine with an electric supercharger and a turbocharger. This unit should be able to develop 320 horsepower. It will most likely be paired with an 8-speed dual-clutch transmission. The power should be sent to rear wheels.
Design of exterior and interior
The 2019 Honda S2000 will probably appear with reduced weight. This is because of the usage of lightweight materials such as aluminum and carbon fiber in its design. The result will be better handling, improved aerodynamics and we expect better fuel efficiency.
When it comes to exterior design, we do not have many specific details. We assume that it might get new grille design on the front fascia. The revised LED headlamps will be slim and will give it more aggressive appearance. Furthermore, it might also get a new design of the wheels. All in all, this sports car will look very handsome, modern and unique.
Inside, 2019 Honda S2000 will probably be upgraded with new, quality materials and top notch tech features. The sporty seats will most likely be upholstered in premium leather. They will be very comfortable and supportive. As for the safety, we believe that it will be provided with many modern systems.
Release date and price of 2019 Honda S2000
It is still not officially confirmed when the 2019 Honda S2000 will go on sale. Some sources claim that it should be sometime during next year. Speaking of the price, it is expected to start at around $50,000.