2019 Honda CR-V Safety Rating

April 19th, 2019 by

2019 Honda CR-V Parked in School Zone

Finding a safe compact SUV is easier now than ever with reliable models like the 2019 Honda CR-V. Check out the impressive safety ratings and features of the Honda CR-V, and see how it can bring peace of mind to your trips from Union to Kenilworth!

IIHS 2019 CR-V Ratings

The IIHS** grades vehicles in terms of Crashworthiness and Crash Avoidance Mitigation. For the Crashworthiness, Headlights, and Child Seat Anchors categories, “Good” is the highest possible rating given. Using that scale, the Honda CR-V has earned a Top Safety Pick** award for 2019. See how it ranked in individual categories:

  • 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

2019 Honda CR-V in Parking Garage

NHTSA 2018 CR-V Ratings

The NHTSA* uses a 5-star scale to rate vehicle safety in four main categories. While the 2019 CR-V has yet to be evaluated, both the AWD and FWD drivetrains on the 2018 CR-V earned stellar marks from the NHTSA:

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

Honda CR-V Safety Features

Honda has a long-standing tradition of building safety-focused vehicles, and the CR-V is no exception. Below you can find just a few of the standard features that have earned the CR-V high safety ratings.

  • 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®

If you want additional driver assistance and active safety features, the comprehensive Honda Sensing® suite of safety technology is available starting on the CR-V EX trim. Honda Sensing® features include:

  • 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)

More safety features that are available on upper Honda CR-V trim levels:

  • Auto High-Beam Headlights
  • Blind Spot Monitoring System (BSI) with Cross Traffic Monitor
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Dynamic Guidelines

Drive With Confidence in a Honda CR-V

Learn more about the new Honda CR-V and CR-V lease specials, with a visit to our North Plainfield dealership, just a short drive from South Plainfield. Get in touch with us to set up a time, or stop by today!

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Disclaimer:

*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.