For years I was hoping that Honda would get their act together, fire their completely clueless design and engineering team and get back to good, solid, and nice looking bikes.
But this just beats just about everything in ugliness I have seen in a long time.
I give up. It might be that it's just sick from the head. I'm not claiming to be a designer but I do claim to have an eye for balanced design, functionality, and clean lines.
To make it short: the new models are as ugly as you can make a motorcycle. Dear Honda, you lost me forever. It's not worth looking in your dusty corner again. Those things are overweight, fugly, with lines as if designed by a stoned Playmobil designer ...
The new Crosstourer:
And even worse, the new Crossrunner: