What Are the 2020 Honda HR-V Safety Ratings?

February 27th, 2020 by

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Aside from a reliable drive and great fuel economy, Watford City and Dickinson area drivers depend on SUVs like the 2020 Honda HR-V to come equipped with the latest safety features to offer you peace of mind. If the 2020 Honda HR-V safety ratings are any indication, drivers will surely be impressed by the improved safety performance of this updated Honda SUV. See the Honda HR-V safety ratings from some of the automotive industry’s top critics and safety organizations and then get behind the wheel of this secure SUV for sale at Ryan Honda.

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

One of the first organizations to put the HR-V to the test was the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) which assessed this model across a variety of crash tests. Here are the safety ratings the 2020 Honda HR-V received from the IIHS:


  • 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*

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Next to challenge the Honda HR-V was the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) where the vehicle was once again put through a thorough series of crash tests to determine its safety and reliability. The NHTSA gave the HR-V the following crash test ratings:

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

Standout Honda HR-V Safety Features

Aside from the enhanced ACE™ body structure featured on the HR-V which has earned it such strong crash test ratings, this Honda SUV also delivers a vast range of safety and driver-assist features to help you achieve better visibility and be more aware of other cars on the road. These are the standard and available safety features found in the HR-V lineup:

  • Stability Control
  • Available Real Time AWD with Intelligent Control System™
  • Anti-Lock Brakes
  • Overhead Airbags
  • Front-Impact and Side-Impact Airbags
  • Security System with Ignition Disabling
  • Seatbelt Pretensioners
  • LED Brake and Daytime Running Lights
  • Halogen Projector-Beam Headlights
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Guidelines
  • Available Honda LaneWatch™
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Forward Collision Warning
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System

Feel Safe in the Honda HR-V for Sale at Ryan Honda

Backed by incredible features and cutting edge technologies, the 2020 Honda CR-V safety ratings offer Williston drivers peace of mind no matter where their adventures take them. If you’re ready to experience the Honda HR-V trim levels in person, make your way over to Ryan Honda and take a look at our inventory of new HR-V models for sale and many other Honda crossovers and SUVs at great deals. For more information on financing and leasing, or to schedule a test drive at our dealership near New Town and Stanly, contact us today!

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