2020 Honda CR-V Safety Rating

February 28th, 2020 by

2020 Honda CR-V Parked in Parking Lot

Drivers from Arlington to Memphis are looking for an SUV that not only comes with the latest performance and technology features but also comes packed with plenty of safety to keep their families as comfortable as possible. If you are interested in purchasing a vehicle rated highly for safety, the 2020 Honda CR-V is for you. This SUV offers strong towing and innovative tech, along with safety ratings that have exceeded the expectations of some of the industry’s top organizations. Read on to learn more about the Honda CR-V model’s suite of trusted safety features plus become informed of their strong safety ratings.

IIHS Honda CR-V Safety Rating

The Honda CR-V was put through several crash tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety* where it earned the following marks: Crashworthiness

  • Small overlap front, driver and passenger side: Good*
  • Moderate overlap front: Good*
  • Side: Good*
  • Roof strength: Good*
  • Head restraints and seats: Good*

Crash Avoidance & Mitigation

  • Front crash prevention: Superior with optional equipment (highest possible rating)*
  • Headlights: Acceptable*
  • Child seat anchors (LATCH) ease of use: Acceptable*

NHTSA Honda CR-V Safety Rating

The Honda CR-V was also put to the test by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration** and was rated on a 5-star scale in the four main categories below:

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

Honda CR-V Standard Safety Features

The CR-V LX sets an impressive standard for the rest of the lineup by delivering these standard safety features that are available on all subsequent trims:

  • Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
  • Brake Assist
  • LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Guidelines
  • Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) Body Structure
  • Smart Vent® front side airbags

Honda Sensing®

Moving up the CR-V lineup into models like the CR-V EX trim level or better, drivers can also take advantage of the Honda Sensing® suite to achieve improved visibility and updated traffic information on the road with features like:

  • Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)
  • Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Low-Speed Follow
  • Forward Collision Warning (FCW)
  • Lane Departure Warning (LDW)
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)
  • Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM)
  • Auto High-Beam Headlights
  • Blind Spot Monitoring System (BSI) with Cross Traffic Monitor
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Dynamic Guidelines

Find Your New or Used Honda CR-V From Wolfchase Honda

Bartlett area drivers searching for a dependable and safe SUV can drive with peace of mind with the incredible 2020 Honda CR-V safety ratings. Now that you are aware of this SUV’s impressive safety features, be sure to stop by Wolfchase Honda to check out this SUV in person. Whether you’re looking for new vehicle specials or to apply for financing, our skilled staff is standing by ready to assist!


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

**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.

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