Your definitive Honda S2000 buyers guide | Hagerty Media
"The all-new HONDA S2000 is a 240 PS front-engined, rear-wheel drive, two-seater roadster, clothed in a sleek, muscular body," the initial press release stated, in May of 1999. "Aimed at the sports car purist, its traditional configuration is underpinned in true Honda style by innovative, race-bred technology that is guaranteed to stir the emotions of performance motoring enthusiasts everywhere." https://www.hagerty.com/media/buying-and-selling/honda-s2000-buyers-guide/
My experience with oil consumption has been totally different then what Mike Chang describes. I put over 100,000 miles on my AP1 before replacing it with an AP2 which now has approximately 150,000 miles and I still own. I have never added any oil to either engine between oil changes.