2021 Honda Accord Safety Ratings

September 14th, 2021 by

Red and Black 2021 Honda Accord Sedans Parked

The Honda Accord has been a fan-favorite for Union drivers for years due to its efficient performance capabilities and technology features. The Honda Accord is also equipped with some of the most advanced safety features on the market. Don’t believe us? Take a look at the 2021 Honda Accord safety ratings with VIP Honda to see just how safe this vehicle is, and then visit our dealership to see for yourself. 

Honda Accord Safety Technology

Before we dive into the Honda Accord safety ratings, let’s take a look at the different safety technology features that you’ll find on the Honda Accord. Drive through South Plainfield with confidence knowing that you’ll have these features to back you up: 

  • Daytime Running Lights
  • Child Safety Locks
  • Traction Control
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • 4-Wheel ABS
  • Brake Assist
  • Electronic Stability Control

You’ll also have the Honda Sensing® Safety Suite, which is equipped with Honda-exclusive safety features like: 

  • Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)
  • Traffic Sign Recognition (TSR)
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)
  • Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM)
  • Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Low-Speed Follow

2021 IIHS Honda Accord Safety Ratings

The Honda Accord was heavily tested by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), and the results will seriously surprise you: 


  • 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: Good/Acceptable (varies by trim)*
  • Child seat anchors (LATCH) ease of use: Good*

On top of a stellar score, the Honda Accord was also awarded the Top Safety Pick+ for 2021 by the IIHS. 

2021 NHTSA Honda Accord Safety Ratings

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) also rigorously tested the Honda Accord for safety and assurance. Here are the results: 

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

Now that you know how safe this vehicle is on the Kenilworth roads, find a Honda Accord at VIP Honda, and use our new vehicle specials to get a great deal. 

Drive Safe in the Honda Accord at VIP Honda

Contact us to get behind the wheel of the Honda Accord and see how safe this vehicle is firsthand. Drive through North Plainfield with confidence when you get behind the wheel of the Honda Accord. 


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