What are the 2020 Honda Odyssey Safety Ratings?

June 26th, 2020 by

A 2020 Honda Odyssey parked at a county fair

The 2020 Honda Odyssey offers Madison-area families a spacious interior and dependable performance, along with a wide range of advanced technologies to keep you safe on Brandon roads and beyond. With its solid construction, advanced airbags, and available suite of driver-assist systems, the Odyssey has been designed with your safety in mind. Learn more about the 2020 Honda Odyssey safety ratings, and then schedule an at-home test drive with Patty Peck Honda today!

IIHS Honda Odyssey Safety Rating

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)* is a nonprofit organization that puts new vehicles through a series of rigorous crash tests to determine how well the vehicle can withstand a collision and protect the driver and passengers. Here’s how the 2020 Honda Odyssey scored in IIHS crash tests:


  • 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: Good*

NHTSA Honda Odyssey Safety Rating

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)** is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation, and also puts new vehicles through a battery of crash tests to assess safety. Here are the 2020 Honda Odyssey safety ratings from the NHTSA:

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

Honda Odyssey Safety Features

The entry-level 2020 Honda Odyssey LX comes with Vehicle Stability Assist™, Anti-Lock Braking System, Electronic Brake Distribution, Brake Assist, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, and Daytime Running Lights. The Odyssey EX and higher trims all come equipped with the Honda Sensing® safety suite, which includes an array of innovative driver-assist technologies to enhance safety on the roads in and around Jackson. Honda Sensing® safety systems include:

  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)
  • Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
  • Lane Departure Warning (LDW)
  • Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM)
  • Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)
  • Forward Collision Warning (FCW)

See the New Honda Odyssey Today at Patty Peck Honda

Check out our Honda Odyssey vs. Toyota Sienna comparison, and then explore our new Honda Odyssey inventory online. We offer a variety of new vehicle specials that can help you save on this versatile and well-equipped Honda minivan. Looking for an even better bargain? Take a look at our used Odyssey inventory. Please don’t hesitate to reach out to us if you have any questions.

More About Honda Odyssey Features

    *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.