Honda Faze 250: Honda's new corporate look?

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Honda_Faze_250.jpgThis is the Honda Faze 250, a new scooter for the Japanese Domestic Market. Neat scoot, but what we care about is the headlight, it’s very similar to that of the leaked 2010 Honda VFR1200. Does that mean Honda will be adapting that bike’s controversial design — it’s being dubbed “Shamu” by some — across other bikes in its range?

via The Scooter Scoop

  • http://matthewabate.wordpress.com Matthew

    I think it looks alright, but not as interesting as the VFR. Kind of reminiscent of the Suzuki GSR-600, though.

  • MTGR

    Looks like Honda is making good on their promise from a couple years back to morph bikes and scooters (I am paraphrasing, of course). First the butt-ugly (and pointless) DN-01, now a scooter and new VFR that look like matching ugly sisters. I guess it becomes easier to sell an ugly bike if all the other models next to it are just as ugly.

  • generic1776

    A little too, “Victory Vision” for me.

  • jconli1

    reminds me of the recent Toyota corporate-fascia approach… which is also terribly ugly.

  • http://artistruth.livejournal.com will

    It looks about as big as the ST13000 the face debuted on. Let’s see how it looks on something that isn’t as big as the new Camaro.

  • http://www.moonlakevintage.com James

    Looks like Optimus Prime, Honda’s atv trx 450r, Suzuki B-King, and The Monster From the Black Lagoon all mixed and mashed together. Looks a little “hunch backy” too.

  • Tomahawk

    @MTGR & James
    Thanks for your funny comments, you really made me laugh :))

  • http://www.faport.com FAPORT International

    Well thats cool, very nice color of bike..

  • ak

    these product designers shud be given oscars..
    wow thats some design, the front reminds of a japanese samurai face..

  • Dr .S.D.Govande

    when Honda Faze250 going to launch in INDIA?

  • Stone Love Rasta

    Hey,am not gonna make any coments,just need to know the best price i can get one at.Let me kno please!!!