Pontiac site above – take note of what features are standard and optional. That’s why the entry price is so low. No doubt in my mind that it would be impossible to find one of these with so few features.
Comparing this to an S2000 is apples and oranges for now. The more accurate comparison is against a Miata. I’m looking forward to seeing the first road test comparison of those two.
The upcoming 2007 Turbo model (250 HP) looks promising: http://www.autoweek.com/news.cms?newsId=102726