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Old 02-12-2019, 10:24 AM
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Electric Swapped Honda S2000: Brilliance or Blasphemy
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Electric S2000s shock the interwebs.

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Old 02-12-2019, 11:45 AM
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An S2000 should not be quiet.
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At that point, all you have is a chassis built to handle with more power than it was designed to hold, going in a straight line. Why ruin an S2000 to do it? Pick some common RWD car and mod that instead. A Mustang with solid rear axle would seem the obvious choice (or a Camaro).

It's neat but such a waste of a masterful chassis (for its day)...
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Complete and utter blasphemy. Props for the work. But still blasphemy.
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thinmint did it first. Although, I don't know what became of that build.
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Interesting, though. It would surprise the crap out of a lot of people.

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Different strokes for different folks.

Honestly the motor was one of the big draws for me and has kept my S2000 in the garage for nearly 14 years. I like the ingenuity of going electric, but definitely prefer the F20C. And I have never been a fan of purpose built dragster S2000s either, negates the other engineering genius of the S2000's design, the suspension and chassis.
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