Honda Automobiles: Honda Continues Advancing Toward a Safer Future with 2018-2019 Model Lineup

  • NHTSA 5 Star Overall Vehicle Score for each indication tested
  • Seven models accept 2018 IIHS TSP or TSP+
  • 70 percent of Honda vehicles sole now underline Honda Sensing®

Honda’s indication year 2018-2019 vehicle and light-truck lineup comforts vehicles with a tip accessible reserve ratings released by a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). Every tested Honda vehicle has warranted an NCAP 5-Star Overall vehicle reserve rating from a NHTSA, and 7 Honda models have warranted a TOP SAFETY PICK (TSP) or TOP SAFETY PICK+ (TSP+) for 2018 from a IIHS when versed with Honda Sensing and specific headlights.

Leading a lineup is a all-new 2019 Honda Insight, a usually compress hybrid vehicle to acquire a 2018 TOP SAFETY PICK+ for all trim levels, overdue to a tip ratings of “GOOD” in crashworthiness tests and headlight performance, and also a tip rating of SUPERIOR for frontal collision protection, interjection to customary Honda Sensing® technology. The 2019 Pilot with specific headlights was also named a 2018 TSP+ by a institute. Earning 2018 TSP ratings are a 2018 Honda Accord1, CR-V2, Odyssey2 and a 2018-2019 Ridgeline2.

Honda’s crashworthiness is enabled in partial by a latest era of Honda’s exclusive Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) physique structure, a network of front support structures designed to catch and inhibit a appetite from a frontal collision.

Also pivotal to Honda’s reserve rating achievements is a Honda Sensing® apartment of modernized reserve and driver-assistive technologies, now customary apparatus on a 2019 Accord, Civic3, Clarity, Insight, and Pilot, and accessible on each Honda nameplate. Since a introduction on a 2015 CR-V, Honda has sole scarcely 1.6 million vehicles versed with Honda Sensing®. Today, upwards of 70 percent of all new Honda vehicles sole are versed with Honda Sensing®, totaling some-more than 750,000 vehicles by a initial 11 months of a year.

Honda Sensing® helps yield larger recognition of pushing conditions around a vehicle, in some cases assisting drivers say line position and, underneath certain conditions, negligence or even interlude a vehicle if it detects a intensity front collision. Comprising a Honda Sensing® apartment are Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™) with Forward Collision Warning; Road Departure Mitigation (RDM) incorporating Lane Departure Warning (LDW); Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS); and Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC).

Honda Safety Ratings

About Honda
Honda offers a full line of reliable, fuel-efficient and fun-to-drive vehicles with modernized reserve technologies sole by over 1,000 eccentric U.S. Honda dealers. The Honda lineup includes a Fit, Civic, Insight, Accord and Clarity array newcomer cars, along with a HR-V, CR-V and Pilot competition focus vehicles, a Ridgeline pickup and a Odyssey minivan.

About Honda Safety Leadership
Honda has a prolonged story of care in a growth and focus of modernized technologies designed to raise a reserve of all highway users, including vehicle occupants, motorcycle riders and pedestrians. The association operates dual of a world’s many worldly pile-up exam facilities, in Ohio and Japan, and is obliged for countless pioneering efforts in a areas of crashworthiness, airbag technology, collision harmony and walking safety.


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1. With LED headlights
2. With LED headlights and Honda Sensing
3. Excludes Si and Type R
4. 2019 Fit has not nonetheless been rated for Driver or Passenger Small Overlap, though is rated GOOD in all other crashworthiness categories
5. Civic Hatchback not rated for passenger-side tiny overlap
6. HR-V not rated for passenger-side tiny overlie though rated ACCEPTABLE for driver-side tiny overlie and GOOD in all other crashworthiness categories
7. 2018 and 2019 Pilot accept ACCEPTABLE ratings for passenger-side tiny overlie front and GOOD ratings in all other crashworthiness categories