The Honda S660 is a proposed two-seat sports car which fits in the very small Kei car category. It is manufactured by the Japanese manufacturer Honda. The car would weigh less than 1 ton (reportedly under 2,000 lb). A prototype was shown at the November 2013 Tokyo Motor Show, the major Japanese auto show even. (wikipedia)
One year after having presented in concept, Honda unveils new small roadster S660 series. now the production Honda S660 roadster goes on sale this week in Japan, the automaker announced. Like the Beat, the new S660 is a compact roadster with a mid-engine, rear-drive setup.
She may get a false air of hybrid NSX supercar , either in the external style in the interior trim, the new Honda S660 has not much to do with his big sister. Indeed, this is a tiny roadster part of this popular class of Japanese Kei Cars, cars for these tax advantages because of their small size and their engine capacity not exceeding … 660 cm3! For the launch of the new S660, Honda has introduced a special series, the S660 Concept Edition, strictly limited to 660 copies … but only in Japan, where the model is sold. Too Bad!
An all-white body, a maroon coat, and two-tone white and black mirrors, this is what distinguishes this series launch outside. In tandem cockpit (almost) worth the NSX, note the color of the seats that differs between the driver and passenger! motor end the 3 cylinder small roadster S660, rear center position does not exceed 660 cm3.
Turbocharged, he developed some 63 horses sent directly either by manual 6-speed gearbox, either by self CVT 7, the rear wheels. While this seems little, but the S660 does not exceed 800 pounds … and the red zone begins at 7,000 r / min! Suffice to say that this roadster must be pretty fun to drive. Unfortunately he never doubtless will come home. So to console, it will benefit video on these links: here during his official presentation , or here on the racetrack !