Speculation and rumors about the arrival of a new generation of Honda’s S2000 roadsters, are present for a long time. However, none of the rumors are not true. None of the speculation has not been officially confirmed by the Honda company. The latest rumors suggest a 2018 Honda S2000, which could be launched in 2017. As a place of his presentation, mentioned two renowned events, the fair in Paris, and in Los Angeles.
We have witnessed numerous rumors concerning the arrival of a new generation of models. Also, there are rumors about restarting production of some long-forgotten models. Some of these rumors are just a mere wish. On the other hand, some speculation and rumors have ‘warmed up’ by tiser drawings, concepts, etc. However, some rumors were also recorded. For example, confirmed the return of Ford Bronco and Jeep Grand Wagoneer models. Also, Lamborghini has finally decided to start production of its Urus SUV models.
Honda S2000 Next Generation
All eagerly await 2018 Honda S2000 model. If we look back, we will remember the fantastic creations Honda company. In late 20th and early 21st century, Honda has launched some of their best compact models. These models were configured with front-wheel drive, or drive through the front axle. In contrast to all these great models, stood a ‘samurai’, designed to drive across the rear axle. Of course, it was the Honda S2000 model.
First, the original S2000 was launched in 1998. It was preceded by a concept model, shown on 1995 Tokyo Motor Show. Just due to the debut, many believe that the new generation will be offered as a 2018 model. This would mark the 20th anniversary of the appearance of the first model.
Frankly, many of the world’s media have already reported on the possible return of the athletes. They are convinced that the new trends in Honda, announcing the arrival of the long-awaited 2018 Honda S2000. Precisely, the presentation of the new NSX model, and the changes that come with it, hints at these conclusions.
2018 Honda S2000 Power Specification
Approximately what awaits us under the hood, the new generation model is also speculated. As one of the options mentioned in 2.0-liter twin-turbo engine from the Civic Type R models. However, there is information that Honda saved something similar to what he did to Mitsubishi.
In fact, there is information that the 2018 S2000 get a brand new actuating assembly, which the company develops. This circuit should be far more efficient than the current twin-turbo system. As a basis for this powertrain will serve 2.0-liter 4-cylinder in line unit. Instead of the previous twin-turbo system will be used turbo charger combined with electric super charger. In this way avoid turbo lags. This means that the engine was much more efficient than the current. According to some information, the projected strength of the new powertrain is about 320 horsepower.
The new propulsion system would need to be coupled with 8-speed transmission with double clutch. In contrast to this information, there are some speculations about the manual transmission system. In fact, Honda offers many of its models with this kind of transmission. For this reason, the new 2018 Honda S2000 will see, with a manual gearbox.