Jay Leno Drives A 1964 Honda S600 With A CBR1000RR Motorcycle Engine

1964 Honda S600 With A CBR1000RR Motorcycle Engine

Jay Leno had Matt Brown stop by with his 1964 Honda S600 for an interview and test drive. Matt purchased the car without an engine and decided to use a 1.0 L inline-four from a 2007 Honda CBR1000RR to power it. The engine produces around 160 horsepower or about 3x the power of the factory 600 cc engine. The rest of the drivetrain consists of the factory CBR1000RR transmission connected to a BMW two-piece drive shaft via an adapter and a BMW differential with Mazda Miata half shafts. Watch as Jay really

1964 Honda S600 With A CBR1000RR Motorcycle Engine

1964 Honda S600 With A CBR1000RR Motorcycle Engine

Source: Jay Leno’s Garage and Super Fast Matt (project build site)

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