2009 Honda S2000 vs. Its Competition

2009 Honda S2000 driving on a racetrack

The Pontiac Solstice and Saturn Sky are fraternal twins from General Motors; they come with less-refined four-cylinder engines, including optional turbocharged models, and they have great handling, but their cargo space is extremely limited as in the S2000.

The Mazda Miata is also a basic, elemental sportscar with a four-cylinder engine and a manual transmission; a new retractable-hardtop version offers all-season driving for its fans.

Both the Mazda Miata and the Pontiac Solstice/Saturn Sky offer better interior room, as well as a smoother ride than the Honda S2000.

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Quick Specs
8.2
The 2009 Honda S2000 is a true sportscar, in the sense that it trades comfort and refinement for speed and performance.
6.8
Practicality and comfort take second billing to sportscar performance and flashy looks in the 2009 Pontiac Solstice.
7.0
The 2009 Saturn Sky looks great and in the Red Line trim is a blast to drive, but its ergonomics and quality keep it from truly competing with the Miata.
MSRP From  
$34,995$24,275$27,595
Gas Mileage  
18 MPG City / 25 MPG Hwy19 MPG City / 28 MPG Hwy19 MPG City / 28 MPG Hwy
Engine  
Gas I4Gas 4-CylGas I4
EPA Class  
Two Seater2-SeaterTwo Seater
Style Name  
2-Door Convertible2-Door Convertible2-Door Convertible
Drivetrain  
Rear Wheel DriveRear Wheel DriveRear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity  
222
Passenger Doors  
N/AN/AN/A
Body Style  
2 Door Convertible2 Door Convertible2 Door Convertible
Transmission  
ManualManualManual
Detailed Spec Comparison
 2009 Honda S2000 vs. 2009 Pontiac Solstice2009 Honda S2000 vs. 2009 Saturn Sky