Beginners need not apply. Way back in 1999 Honda launched the S2000 roadster, which, despite its appearance, was not a Mazda MX-5 Miata competitor. Never was, nor did Honda ever intend for it to be. What was the S2000 then? A purist’s driving machine that didn’t break the bank. The updated S2000 … read more
It sounds strange but it actually happened. Australia’s CarAdvice noticed something peculiar in the VFACTS sales report for November 2016. Honda was credited with a single sale for an S2000, a car that went out of production back in 2009 and which last recorded a sale in Australia all the way back … read more
Even though production of the Honda S2000 ceased in 2009, a ‘brand new’ example was just sold by a Honda dealership in Australia.
Local publication CarAdvice discovered the anomaly in local sales reports with Honda Australia director Stephen Collins confirming than an unused S2000 had indeed been … read more
The 2017 Honda Civic Type R hatch will launch in Australia from the third quarter of next year priced at about $50,000, matching its rivals, the Ford Focus RS and Volkswagen Golf R.
Honda’s long-awaited hot hatch, the first Type R version sold here since 2011, is being touted as a massive return to … read more
Bizarrely, a Honda S2000 was sold new in November, according to industry statistics VFACTS – eight years after the car was discontinued!
Eyebrows were raised when the latest VFACTS data report showed a solitary Honda S2000 in the November 2016 sales cell, considering the last unit sold before this … read more
There’s no doubt that some car aficionados still have the Honda S2000 on their ‘must have’ list, and this video is dedicated not just to them, but to owners of the Japanese sports car that is still capable of throwing a good punch. Having almost 250 horsepower sitting at his disposal wasn’t enough … read more
Who knew a bunch of Hondas could be THIS cool? When concocting our dream garage from a single manufacturer, in the past we’ve only included cars that the company currently sells, or concepts that could be built in the future. When it came to Honda, this led to a problem. There weren’t enough new cars … read more
Honda Australia says it and a number of other “advanced” markets around the globe are pushing for the development of a greater array of sporty cars, potentially even a revival of iconic coupes such as the Prelude and Integra.
Why is this of note? While there’s nothing locked away in the immediate … read more
Honda wants people to think it’s an awesome brand once again with great-driving, non-boring cars like it’s the ’90s all over again. Thankfully, it isn’t just talking the talk; rather, it’s walking the walk as it starts to introduce new models that are actually worth getting excited about.
The Acura … read more
It’s no secret that Honda‘s working on a new sports car to sit below the flagship Acura NSX, but what will it be called?
Many are hailing this as being the successor to the gone-but-not-forgotten Honda S2000, and while that might be the case, it will be vastly different than that dear, departed sports … read more