Honda models have earned the top safety ratings from both the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). Of the Honda models that were tested, all of them received an NCAP 5-Star Overall vehicle safety rating from the NHTSA, while seven models earned the Top Safety Pick and Top Safety Pick+ Awards from the IIHS for excellent headlights and preventative collision systems. These models range in body style and include models with available all-wheel drive capability, hybrid engines, and more.
Top Safety Picks
The IIHS has criteria for vehicles to earn the Top Safety Pick and Top Safety Pick+ that includes a “good” score of crashworthiness, a “superior” score in frontal collision protection, and an “acceptable or good” rating of available headlights. The Honda models that earned these top honors include:
- 2019 Honda Insight – Top Safety Pick+
- 2019 Honda Accord – Top Safety Pick
- 2019 Honda CR-V – Top Safety Pick
- 2018 Honda Pilot – Top Safety Pick
- 2019 Honda Pilot – Top Safety Pick+
- 2019 Honda Odyssey – Top Safety Pick
- 2019 Honda Ridgeline – Top Safety Pick
NCAP Overall Vehicle Score
Several Honda models have received the NCAP 5-star rating for Overall Vehicle Score from the NHTSA. So whether the compact and sporty Honda Civic Coupe is the vehicle you’re considering or the Honda Odyssey is right for your family, drivers can have peace of mind that these Honda models are some of the safest on the road.
- 2019 Honda Fit
- 2019 Honda Civic Coupe
- 2019 Honda Civic Sedan
- 2019 Honda Civic Hatchback
- 2019 Honda Insight
- 2019 Honda Accord
- 2019 Honda HR-V
- 2019 Honda CR-V
- 2019 Honda Ridgeline
- 2018 Honda Pilot
- 2019 Honda Pilot
- 2019 Honda Odyssey
Advanced Compatibility Engineering Body Structure
Honda’s superior crashworthiness ratings is thanks in part to its innovative body structure. The Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE) Body Structure utilizes a network of frame structures that absorb crash energy and distribute it away from the occupants sitting inside the cabin. It also minimizes the amount of force transferred to the other vehicle involved in the collision, keeping everyone safer on the road.
The Honda Sensing suite of driver-assistive technology that warn, prevent, and mitigate impacts and collisions. The Honda models equipped with Honda Sensing, including frontal collision prevention, earn the top safety ratings.
- Collision Mitigation Braking System
- Road Departure Mitigation
- Adaptive Cruise Control
- Lane Keeping Assist
- Forward Collision Warning
- Lane Departure Warning
Test Drive Today
Find out more information on the top-rated safety models from Honda by contacting us or visiting your nearest Capital Region Honda Dealer. Explore current offers and experience the model that is right for you with a test drive today.
*Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA’s) New Car Assessment Program. For additional information on the 5-Star Safety Ratings program, please visit www.safercar.gov.