What are the 2020 Honda CR-V Safety Ratings?

May 27th, 2020 by

A 2020 Honda CR-V parked on a hill with a city in the background

In addition to its tech-savvy features and fun-to-drive performance, the 2020 Honda CR-V safety ratings are an important part of why this compact SUV is so appealing to Madison drivers. From its reinforced body structure to its advanced driver assist systems, the CR-V has been designed to provide a safe ride on Ridgeland streets and beyond. Learn more about the Honda CR-V safety rating and features from Patty Peck Honda.

2020 Honda CR-V is a great choice if you are shopping for a tech-savvy, fun-to-drive crossover



Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

The IIHS* conducts thorough crash tests on new vehicles and rates them according to the results of these tests. Here’s how the 2020 Honda CR-V scored:

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*

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)

The NHTSA** has its own battery of crash tests for new vehicles, and their findings are among the most well-respected in the industry. The results of the 2020 CR-V crash tests are as follows:

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

Honda CR-V Safety Features and Honda Sensing®

The CR-V features the updated Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) Body Structure, which is designed to evenly distribute the energy from a collision and redirect it away from the passenger compartment. Drivers from Brandon to Jackson will be happy to know that the CR-V is also equipped with standard safety features such as Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control, Brake Assist, LED Daytime Running Lights, Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Guidelines, and SmartVent® front side airbags.

Along with all of the above, every one of the four available 2020 Honda CR-V trim levels come equipped with Honda Sensing®. This safety suite includes a variety of advanced driver assist systems such as:

Test Drive the New CR-V Today at Patty Peck Honda!

Check out our CR-V vs. Nissan Rogue comparison, and then explore our new CR-V inventory online to find the CR-V color and trim level that best suits your needs. We’re certain that once you get behind the wheel of the new CR-V you’ll be thrilled by all that this capable and well-equipped compact SUV has to offer. Make sure to review our new vehicle specials to find our current CR-V offers, and contact us if you have any questions or would like to schedule a test drive.

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