Honda S2000 – the thinking man’s Mazda MX-5? Well perhaps, but bargain sports car or not, the S2k is hardly a natural drag strip muncher. Known for their tricky chassis and lack of torque, it’s not the first car you’d turn to for a nine-second project car.
But what do we know? This one’s got a 31psi boost turbo conversion, makes 713hp at the crank, and runs totally stock pistons, rods and internals. That’s Japanese reliability for you…Thumbs up for the VTEC kicking in, yo?
Now watch: 10 Things You Didn’t Know About The S2000