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2003 Honda S2000 - April Fools

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Henry De Kuyper
Mar 4, 2010

This Fool's Running A Honda Two-Thousand!
What do you do when you want to own a Porsche GT3, a Honda Civic, a Honda S2000 and a Nissan Silvia but can only afford one car? Ask any racer, any real racer, and they'll tell you - you build your own! And that's exactly what Bryan Holman enlisted JE Import Performance to do.

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The task at hand was simple - combine the best aspect from each car. Equipped with nothing but a buck knife, the team at Faze 2 Unlimited tracked down, killed and subsequently skinned a GT3 RS for its hide. The foglights were recovered from one of the EKs used in the insurance commercials (you know, the ones where the door gets smashed off). Finally a power plant had to be found for this S2K.

The only problem was that SR20s were sure to pull a premium a week before race wars. Fortunately, Bryan wouldn't be caught granny-shifting, not double-clutching like he should, ever again. Sikky Manufacturing specifically designed a kit to place the Silvia heart safely at home in the bay. With tons of custom work by JE Import Performance this beast came to life. The result is a one-of-a-kind EK9S13S2000GT3... not a bad way to spend ten-thousand dollars!

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Tuning Menu
2003 Honda S2000
Owner Bryan Holman
Hometown Baltimore, MD
Occupation Making haters hate
Power 425hp/385lb-ft

Engine 2.0L Turbocharged SR20DET; BC camshafts, valve springs, retainers; ARP head studs; Cometic head gasket; Sikky Manufacturing engine mounts, intake manifold gasket; JE Import Performance custom intake, custom turbo manifold, downpipe, exhaust, intercooler piping, radiator hoses, wiring with tuck, shaved engine bay; GReddy intake manifold; Walbro 255lph fuel pump; Aeromotive fuel pressure regulator; Precision injectors; Garret GT30 turbo; HKS Super Sequential blow-off valve; Motul 8100 oil, Inugel expert coolant, Mo Cool coolant additive

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Drivetrain OEM SR20 transmission; Sikky Manufacturing driveshaft; Competition clutch stage 4 clutch and flywheel; Motul motulgear transmission fluid

Engine management AEM EMS, Tru-boost boost controller, Uego wideband AFR

Footwork & Chassis Buddy Club Racing Spec coilovers

Brakes Brake master cylinder and booster relocated under dash; Motul DOT 5.1 brake fluid

Wheels & Tires 18X9'' (front), 18X10'' (rear) DPE wheels

Exterior Porsche GT3 RS green paint; Chaser Aero trunk; yellow tinted headlights, black tinted taillights; EK Civic foglights; fenders rolled; Fuzion graphics; shaved tow hook holes, front plate and antenna

Interior NRG steering wheel; Vibrant shift knob; paint-matched headrests and shifter bezel

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Thank Yous Sikky Manufacturing for making an outstanding mount kit that made a difficult job a breeze, JE Import Performance for getting the whole setup together, super-sweet fabrication and tuning, Jason at Faze 2 Unlimited for body and paint, Kevin at Fuzion graphics for the vinyl, Ray Bones, Eric Maxwell, Dubs, John, Justin and Ronnie for all the late nights!

www jeimportperformance.com; motul.com; sikky.com

By Henry De Kuyper
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