2019 Honda Civic Safety Rating

March 15th, 2019 by

2019 Honda Civic Parallel Parking
With a history of safety and reliability to back it up, the 2019 Honda Civic continues to push the envelope with advanced safety and driver assist technologies. Learn more about the Honda Civic safety features and Civic safety ratings below, then browse our inventory to find a Honda Civic for sale at VIP Honda near Union.

NHTSA Safety Ratings for the 2018 Honda Civic

While the NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety) has yet to test the 2019 Honda Civic, they have tested the 2018 Honda Civic Sedan FWD*, and this model has continued to impress with 5 stars across the board. South Plainfield drivers can enjoy peace of mind with these ratings:

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

2019 Honda Civic Sedan Rearview Camera

IIHS Safety Ratings for the 2018 Honda Civic

The IIHS** (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety) ranks the safety of vehicles in terms of crash avoidance mitigation and their crashworthiness. “Good” is the highest rating in every category except for Front Crash Prevention, in which “Superior” is the highest rating. The 2019 Honda Civic has yet to be tested, but below are the scores for the 2018 Honda Civic FWD**:

  • Small Overlap Front Driver Side: Good
  • Small Overlap Front Passenger Side: Good
  • Moderate Overlap Front: Good
  • Side: Good
  • Roof Strength: Good
  • Head Restraints and Seats: Good
  • Front Crash Prevention: Superior with optional equipment

Honda Civic Safety Features & Driver Assist Technology

The reason the Civic has been awarded such high scores is safety is considered in every step of design. From the physical body structure to the long list of safety and driver assist features, this vehicle has been built with safety in mind.

  • Standard Honda Civic Safety Features
  • Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) Body Structure
  • Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Guidelines
  • Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
  • Brake Assist and Hill Start Assist
  • Advanced Front Airbags (i-SRS)
  • SmartVent® Front Side Airbags

Honda Sensing®

All Honda Civic trim levels come with the exclusive Honda Sensing® suite, which provides an added layer of protection with features like:

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

Upgraded Honda Civic Safety Features

You can find more cutting-edge features as you move up the trim levels. For example, the Multi-Angle Rearview Camera is upgraded with Dynamic Guidelines. You can also access Honda LaneWatch™, which increases visibility when changing lanes by using a small camera on your right-hand side view mirror.

Learn More About the Civic

At VIP Honda, you can explore more features of the Civic, and compare trim levels like the LX and EX. Make the drive to our North Plainfield dealership, or contact us with your questions!

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*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.