The 2020 Honda CR-V Safety Ratings Are In

March 16th, 2020 by

2020 Honda CR-V Parked on Side of Road

For any Brockton family, nothing is more important than peace of mind while running errands or taking an off-road adventure. Many drivers know the 2020 Honda CR-V for its exceptional efficiency, range of advanced comfort features, and sleek design– but did you know that its safety features and engineering are second-to-none? With the 2020 Honda CR-V safety ratings from the automotive industry’s top safety organizations, the new CR-V is certified with much of the highest possible ratings possible. Explore the Honda CR-V safety rating from the industry experts with Silko Honda below.

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

The Honda CR-V safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration* was obtained by putting the Honda CR-V LX FWD configuration through a series of rigorous crash tests. Vehicles are rated in 5-star scale in the four main categories below, where we’ve listed the Honda CR-V safety ratings the LX model received:

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

2020 Honda CR-V Interior Features

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)** also assessed the Honda CR-V LX trim level in terms of crashworthiness for the vehicle and its passengers, along with a number of other 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**

Honda CR-V Standard Safety Features

When you select the 2020 Honda CR-V for your Taunton travels, you’ll have a wealth of safety features on any configuration you choose:

  • Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
  • Brake Assist
  • LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
  • Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) Body Structure
  • Smart Vent® front side airbags
  • Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • Honda Sensing®, the full features of which are listed below

Honda Sensing®

The innovative suite of safety features known as Honda Sensing® brings even more driver assist technology to your Fall River commutes and adventures. Below is the range of technology that comes with Honda Sensing®:

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

Safe Travels with the Honda CR-V and Silko Honda

Few vehicles have the opportunity to provide true peace of mind wherever travel takes you. Thanks to the Honda CR-V safety rating evaluations from the trusted industry experts, each driver can rest assured that they’re equipped to handle anything the open roads hand them. Learn more about the new Honda CR-V, like how it compares to its sibling rival, the Honda HR-V from our certified technicians in Raynham. And if you want to find a safe CR-V at a lower price, consider one of our used Honda CR-V models.

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*For more information from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, visit
**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 Model tested with standard side airbags.