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Old 01-26-2009, 02:03 PM   #1
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Honda S2000 killed off

http://www.autoblog.com/2009/01/26/o...at-the-end-of/

Now Honda has NOTHING even remotely fun, maybe the Si. I really liked that car too, def. needed more balls for the price though.


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Old 01-26-2009, 02:11 PM   #2
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yeah it was like the prelude they just killed the only car that looked nice.
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That sucks. I saw a yellow modded one the other day that was really clean looking.
It had a cf hood and cf trunk. Those things sit really close to the ground as well.
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Old 01-26-2009, 02:19 PM   #4
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there are plenty of used ones out there.
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just shows you that even honda is suffering!
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Just read this and was about to post. Sad day

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Old 01-26-2009, 02:31 PM   #7
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its still a honduh so big deal
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^^ i would love to own a s2000...

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honda is going to replace it with some new 2 seat convertible, however i cant remember the name of the concept car they showed and which auto show they showed it at... it was a little while ago. i remember honda said that it wont be as racy as the s2000, it will go for more comfort for a "broader appeal"

remember, subaru tried that crap with the new WRX with its soft suspension... not even 8 months later they said "oops, everyone hates it." if its a niche car it dosent have to conform!
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You people knocking Hondas are nuts, they are much better vehicles than your typical Focus
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