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2008 Honda S2000 2008 Honda S2000

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Engineering (6 Speed Manual)back to top
Engine Type In-Line 4-Cylinder
Engine Block/Cylinder Head Aluminum-Alloy
Fiber-Reinforced Metal (FRM) Cylinder Walls
Displacement (cc) 2157
Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net) 237 @ 7800
Torque (lb.-ft. @ rpm) 162 @ 6800
Redline (rpm) 8000
Bore and Stroke (mm) 87.0 x 90.7
Compression Ratio 11.1:1
Valve Train 16-Valve DOHC VTEC®
Multi-Point Fuel Injection
Drive-by-Wire™ Throttle System
Rear-Wheel Drive
CARB Emissions Rating LEV-2
Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer
100K +/- Miles No Scheduled Tune-Ups*
* Does not apply to fluid and filter changes. May vary with driving conditions. See your owner's manual for more details.
Transmission (6 Speed Manual)back to top
6-Speed Manual Transmission Gear Ratios:
  • 1st: 3.133
  • 2nd: 2.045
  • 3rd: 1.481
  • 4th: 1.161
  • 5th: 0.942
  • 6th: 0.763
  • Reverse: 2.800
  • Final Drive: 4.100
  • Secondary Gear Reduction: 1.208
Torque-Sensing Limited-Slip Differential
Body/Suspension/Chassis (6 Speed Manual)back to top
High X-Bone Monocoque Frame
Independent Double Wishbone Suspension with Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar (mm, front/rear) 27.2 / 25.4
Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering (EPS)
Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock 2.6
Steering Ratio 14.9
Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb (ft.) 35.4
Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc/Solid Rear Disc Brakes (in., front/rear) 11.8 / 11.1
Alloy Wheels (in., front/rear) 17x7.0 / 17x8.5
Bridgestone Potenza RE050 Tires (front/rear) P215/45 R17 87W / P245/40 R17 91W
Exterior Measurements (6 Speed Manual)back to top
Wheelbase (in.) 94.5
Length (in.) 162.2
Height (in.) 50
Width (in.) 68.9
Track (in., front/rear) 57.9 / 59.4
Curb Weight (lbs.) 2864
Weight Distribution (%, front/rear) 49 / 51
Interior Measurements (6 Speed Manual)back to top
Headroom (in.) 34.6
Legroom (in.) 44.3
Shoulder Room (in.) 50.7
Hip Room (in.) 49.8
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 44.8
Seating Capacity 2
EPA Mileage Estimates*/Capacities (6 Speed Manual)back to top
City/Highway/Combined 18/25/21
Crankcase (qt.) 5.9
Coolant System (qt.) 8
Fuel (gal.) 13.2
Required Fuel Premium Unleaded
* Based on 2008 EPA mileage estimates, reflecting new EPA fuel economy methods beginning with 2008 models. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.
Safety (6 Speed Manual)back to top
Front 3-Point Seat Belts with Automatic Tensioning System
Driver's and Passenger's Seat Belt Reminder
Dual Front Airbags (SRS)
Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
Side-Impact Door Beams
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
Brake Assist
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
Immobilizer Theft-Deterrent System
Emergency Trunk Opener
Exterior Features (6 Speed Manual)back to top
Remote Entry System with Trunk Release
Electrically Powered Soft Top with Molded Convertible Top Cover
Glass Rear Window with Defroster
Dual-Outlet Exhaust
Body-Colored Power Side Mirrors
High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Headlights
Combination LED Brakelights
Lightweight Alloy Wheels Silver
Aluminum Hood
Impact-Absorbing Body-Colored Bumpers
2-Speed/Intermittent Windshield Wipers
Dual Spiral Horn
Comfort & Convenience (6 Speed Manual)back to top
Engine Start Button
Air Conditioning with Air-Filtration System
Power Windows
Power Door Locks
Cruise Control
Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel
Short-Throw Direct Shift Linkage
Aluminum Shift Knob with Leather
Textured Aluminum Pedals
Integrated Roll Bars
Aero Wind Screen (Rear Wind Deflector)
Remote-Operated Audio Controls
Center Console Storage Compartment with Lock
Beverage Holders (2)
Center-Floor Tunnel Net-Pocket
12-Volt Power Outlet
Map Lights
Floor Mats
Seating (6 Speed Manual)back to top
Driver's Seat with 4-Way Manual Adjustment
Deep-Bolstered Sport Seats Leather-Trimmed
Audio System (6 Speed Manual)back to top
AM/FM/CD Audio System with 8 Speakers including 4 Integrated Roll Bar Speakers
Instrumentation (6 Speed Manual)back to top
Maintenance Minder™ System
Digital Instrument Panel with Clock
Tachometer
Digital Odometer and Digital Trip Meters (2)
Exterior Temperature Indicator
Fuel and Coolant Temperature Indicators
Low-Oil Pressure and Low-Fuel Indicators
Engineering (6 Speed Manual Club Racer)back to top
Engine Type In-Line 4-Cylinder
Engine Block/Cylinder Head Aluminum-Alloy
Fiber-Reinforced Metal (FRM) Cylinder Walls
Displacement (cc) 2157
Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net) 237 @ 7800
Torque (lb.-ft. @ rpm) 162 @ 6800
Redline (rpm) 8000
Bore and Stroke (mm) 87.0 x 90.7
Compression Ratio 11.1:1
Valve Train 16-Valve DOHC VTEC®
Multi-Point Fuel Injection
Drive-by-Wire™ Throttle System
Rear-Wheel Drive
CARB Emissions Rating LEV-2
Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer
100K +/- Miles No Scheduled Tune-Ups*
* Does not apply to fluid and filter changes. May vary with driving conditions. See your owner's manual for more details.
Transmission (6 Speed Manual Club Racer)back to top
6-Speed Manual Transmission Gear Ratios:
  • 1st: 3.133
  • 2nd: 2.045
  • 3rd: 1.481
  • 4th: 1.161
  • 5th: 0.942
  • 6th: 0.763
  • Reverse: 2.800
  • Final Drive: 4.100
  • Secondary Gear Reduction: 1.208
Torque-Sensing Limited-Slip Differential
Body/Suspension/Chassis (6 Speed Manual Club Racer)back to top
High X-Bone Monocoque Frame
Independent Double Wishbone Suspension with Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar (mm, front/rear) 28.6 / 26.5
Rear Body Brace
Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering (EPS)
Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock 2.4
Steering Ratio 13.8
Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb (ft.) 35.4
Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc/Solid Rear Disc Brakes (in., front/rear) 11.8 / 11.1
Alloy Wheels (in., front/rear) 17x7.0 / 17x8.5
Bridgestone Potenza RE070 Tires (front/rear) 215/45 R17 87W / 255/40 R17 94W
Exterior Measurements (6 Speed Manual Club Racer)back to top
Wheelbase (in.) 94.5
Length (in.) 162.2
Height (in.) 50
Width (in.) 68.9
Track (in., front/rear) 57.9 / 59.4
Curb Weight (lbs.) 2765
Curb Weight (lbs.) (with Hardtop) 2813
Hardtop Weight (lbs.) 48
Weight Distribution (%, front/rear) 49 / 51
Interior Measurements (6 Speed Manual Club Racer)back to top
Headroom (in.) 34.6
Legroom (in.) 44.3
Shoulder Room (in.) 50.7
Hip Room (in.) 49.8
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 44.8
Seating Capacity 2
EPA Mileage Estimates*/Capacities (6 Speed Manual Club Racer)back to top
City/Highway/Combined 18/25/21
Crankcase (qt.) 5.9
Coolant System (qt.) 8
Fuel (gal.) 13.2
Required Fuel Premium Unleaded
* Based on 2008 EPA mileage estimates, reflecting new EPA fuel economy methods beginning with 2008 models. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.
Safety (6 Speed Manual Club Racer)back to top
Front 3-Point Seat Belts with Automatic Tensioning System
Driver's and Passenger's Seat Belt Reminder
Dual Front Airbags (SRS)
Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
Side-Impact Door Beams
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
Brake Assist
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
Immobilizer Theft-Deterrent System
Emergency Trunk Opener
Exterior Features (6 Speed Manual Club Racer)back to top
Remote Entry System with Trunk Release
Glass Rear Window with Defroster
Dual-Outlet Exhaust
Body-Colored Power Side Mirrors
High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Headlights
Combination LED Brakelights
Lightweight Alloy Wheels Gray
Aluminum Hood
Front Underbody Spoiler
Rear Wing Spoiler
Body-Colored Roll Bar Cowlings
Removable Hardtop
Impact-Absorbing Body-Colored Bumpers
2-Speed/Intermittent Windshield Wipers
Dual Spiral Horn
Comfort & Convenience (6 Speed Manual Club Racer)back to top
Engine Start Button
Power Windows
Power Door Locks
Cruise Control
Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel
Short-Throw Direct Shift Linkage
Aluminum Shift Knob
Textured Aluminum Pedals
Integrated Roll Bars
Aero Wind Screen (Rear Wind Deflector)
Remote-Operated Audio Controls
Center Console Storage Compartment with Lock
Beverage Holders (2)
Center-Floor Tunnel Net-Pocket
12-Volt Power Outlet
Map Lights
Floor Mats
Seating (6 Speed Manual Club Racer)back to top
Driver's Seat with 4-Way Manual Adjustment
Deep-Bolstered Sport Seats Yellow/Black Fabric
Instrumentation (6 Speed Manual Club Racer)back to top
Maintenance Minder™ System
Digital Instrument Panel with Clock
Tachometer with Peak-Power Indicator
Digital Odometer and Digital Trip Meters (2)
Exterior Temperature Indicator
Fuel and Coolant Temperature Indicators
Low-Oil Pressure and Low-Fuel Indicators
Engineering (6 Speed Manual Club Racer with A/C & Audio)back to top
Engine Type In-Line 4-Cylinder
Engine Block/Cylinder Head Aluminum-Alloy
Fiber-Reinforced Metal (FRM) Cylinder Walls
Displacement (cc) 2157
Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net) 237 @ 7800
Torque (lb.-ft. @ rpm) 162 @ 6800
Redline (rpm) 8000
Bore and Stroke (mm) 87.0 x 90.7
Compression Ratio 11.1:1
Valve Train 16-Valve DOHC VTEC®
Multi-Point Fuel Injection
Drive-by-Wire™ Throttle System
Rear-Wheel Drive
CARB Emissions Rating LEV-2
Direct Ignition System with Immobilizer
100K +/- Miles No Scheduled Tune-Ups*
* Does not apply to fluid and filter changes. May vary with driving conditions. See your owner's manual for more details.
Transmission (6 Speed Manual Club Racer with A/C & Audio)back to top
6-Speed Manual Transmission Gear Ratios:
  • 1st: 3.133
  • 2nd: 2.045
  • 3rd: 1.481
  • 4th: 1.161
  • 5th: 0.942
  • 6th: 0.763
  • Reverse: 2.800
  • Final Drive: 4.100
  • Secondary Gear Reduction: 1.208
Torque-Sensing Limited-Slip Differential
Body/Suspension/Chassis (6 Speed Manual Club Racer with A/C & Audio)back to top
High X-Bone Monocoque Frame
Independent Double Wishbone Suspension with Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar (mm, front/rear) 28.6 / 26.5
Rear Body Brace
Electric Power-Assisted Rack-and-Pinion Steering (EPS)
Steering Wheel Turns, Lock-to-Lock 2.4
Steering Ratio 13.8
Turning Diameter, Curb-to-Curb (ft.) 35.4
Power-Assisted Ventilated Front Disc/Solid Rear Disc Brakes (in., front/rear) 11.8 / 11.1
Alloy Wheels (in., front/rear) 17x7.0 / 17x8.5
Bridgestone Potenza RE070 Tires (front/rear) 215/45 R17 87W / 255/40 R17 94W
Exterior Measurements (6 Speed Manual Club Racer with A/C & Audio)back to top
Wheelbase (in.) 94.5
Length (in.) 162.2
Height (in.) 50
Width (in.) 68.9
Track (in., front/rear) 57.9 / 59.4
Curb Weight (lbs.) 2855
Curb Weight (lbs.) (with Hardtop) 2903
Hardtop Weight (lbs.) 48
Weight Distribution (%, front/rear) 49 / 51
Interior Measurements (6 Speed Manual Club Racer with A/C & Audio)back to top
Headroom (in.) 34.6
Legroom (in.) 44.3
Shoulder Room (in.) 50.7
Hip Room (in.) 49.8
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 44.8
Seating Capacity 2
EPA Mileage Estimates*/Capacities (6 Speed Manual Club Racer with A/C & Audio)back to top
City/Highway/Combined 18/25/21
Crankcase (qt.) 5.9
Coolant System (qt.) 8
Fuel (gal.) 13.2
Required Fuel Premium Unleaded
* Based on 2008 EPA mileage estimates, reflecting new EPA fuel economy methods beginning with 2008 models. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.
Safety (6 Speed Manual Club Racer with A/C & Audio)back to top
Front 3-Point Seat Belts with Automatic Tensioning System
Driver's and Passenger's Seat Belt Reminder
Dual Front Airbags (SRS)
Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
Side-Impact Door Beams
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
Brake Assist
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
Immobilizer Theft-Deterrent System
Emergency Trunk Opener
Exterior Features (6 Speed Manual Club Racer with A/C & Audio)back to top
Remote Entry System with Trunk Release
Glass Rear Window with Defroster
Dual-Outlet Exhaust
Body-Colored Power Side Mirrors
High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Headlights
Combination LED Brakelights
Lightweight Alloy Wheels Gray
Aluminum Hood
Front Underbody Spoiler
Rear Wing Spoiler
Body-Colored Roll Bar Cowlings
Removable Hardtop
Impact-Absorbing Body-Colored Bumpers
2-Speed/Intermittent Windshield Wipers
Dual Spiral Horn
Comfort & Convenience (6 Speed Manual Club Racer with A/C & Audio)back to top
Engine Start Button
Air Conditioning with Air-Filtration System
Power Windows
Power Door Locks
Cruise Control
Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel
Short-Throw Direct Shift Linkage
Aluminum Shift Knob
Textured Aluminum Pedals
Integrated Roll Bars
Aero Wind Screen (Rear Wind Deflector)
Remote-Operated Audio Controls
Center Console Storage Compartment with Lock
Beverage Holders (2)
Center-Floor Tunnel Net-Pocket
12-Volt Power Outlet
Map Lights
Floor Mats
Seating (6 Speed Manual Club Racer with A/C & Audio)back to top
Driver's Seat with 4-Way Manual Adjustment
Deep-Bolstered Sport Seats Yellow/Black Fabric
Audio System (6 Speed Manual Club Racer with A/C & Audio)back to top
AM/FM/CD Audio System with 8 Speakers including 4 Integrated Roll Bar Speakers
Instrumentation (6 Speed Manual Club Racer with A/C & Audio)back to top
Maintenance Minder™ System
Digital Instrument Panel with Clock
Tachometer with Peak-Power Indicator
Digital Odometer and Digital Trip Meters (2)
Exterior Temperature Indicator
Fuel and Coolant Temperature Indicators
Low-Oil Pressure and Low-Fuel Indicators