2020 Honda CR-V Safety

December 4th, 2019 by

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With the 2020 Honda CR-V, weekend warriors and Dover commuters alike have a safe, spacious, and reliable SUV option for their driving needs. Browse the following guide to see how this midsize SUV scored in recent crash tests for the 2020 model and discover all that the Honda Sensing® suite has to offer:

Honda CR-V NHTSA Safety Rating

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA*), put the 2020 Honda CR-V through the three most common crash scenarios. The following scores based on a 5-star scale indicate how the CR-V performed in throughout the crash test series:

  • Frontal Crash: 5 Stars
  • Side Crash: 5 Stars
  • Rollover: 4 Stars
  • Overall: 5 Stars

Honda CR-V IIHS Safety Rating

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)** has yet to conduct their comprehensive tests for the 2020 Honda CR-V, but below is a list of how the 2019 model year scored— and you’ll be impressed by the results. The IIHS deemed the 2019 Honda CR-V LX 4-door 4wd a Top Safety Pick** in the small SUV/4-door SUV category. Here’s why:  Crashworthiness (ability to protect passengers):

  • Small Overlap Front, driver-side and passenger-side: Good
  • Moderate Overlap Front: Good
  • Side: Good
  • Roof Strength: Good
  • Head Restraints and Seats: Good

Crash Avoidance & Mitigation (ability to prevent crashes/reduce crash severity):

  • Headlights: Acceptable/Marginal
  • Front Crash Prevention, vehicle-to-vehicle: Superior
  • Front Crash Prevention, vehicle-to-passenger: Superior

Note the two IIHS score scale ranges: good, acceptable, marginal, poor or superior, advanced, basic.

The Honda CR-V Safety Features

The following active safety features come standard on all Honda CR-V trim levels. These outstanding features work together to help earn the 2020 Honda CR-V FWD its overall 5-star rating from the NHTSA*.

  • Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
  • Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
  • Brake Assist
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)*
  • LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera* with Guidelines of Dynamic Guidelines

Additionally, the following driver-assistive technologies come standard on all Honda CR-V trims as part of the Honda Sensing® Suite:

  • Forward Collision Warning (FCW)
  • Lane Departure Warning (LDW)
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)
  • Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM)

Test Drive a Honda CR-V at Dover Honda

If you’re ready to experience the safe, reliable, and dynamic performance of the legendary Honda CR-V, stop into Dover Honda today and we’ll put you in the driver’s seat. For more information about the Honda CR-V safety ratings or to talk to a dealership team member, don’t hesitate to contact us. Our team is committed to keeping drivers from Portsmouth to Rochester safe on the road in a vehicle they love to drive. Schedule a test drive today, or take a moment to learn more about Honda CR-V trim levels.

*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. Model tested with standard side airbags.

**For more information from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, visit https://www.iihs.org.

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