2019 Honda HR-V earns top safety ratings from IIHS

2019 Honda HR-V has received very good ratings in all the 6 IIHS crashworthiness tests. This has led to the Honda Sensing Collision Mitigation Braking System to be rated among the best. It is the 6th such model from Honda to be rated as such.

The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety has awarded the Top Safety Pick (TSP) to the 2019 Honda HR-V. The car equipped with the optional front crash prevention and specific headlights has received the highest possible ratings in all the six crash tests. The Collision Mitigation Braking System is a part of the Honda Sensing suite that assists the drivers and ensures safety. If you want to take a look at the new Honda HR-V, Petaluma Honda is the best place to get a look at the vehicles. You can even test drive the vehicles or get proper servicing.

The 2019 Honda HR-V had received numerous updates

  • The Honda HR-V had received numerous updates in the structure that has improved its frontal crash performance as has been seen from the small and moderate overlap tests from IIHS.
  • Honda Sensing has become standard on the EX trim and above.
  • They now include the Collision Mitigation Braking System, Lane Keeping Assist System, Road Departure Mitigation incorporating the Lane Departure Warning and the Adaptive Cruise Control.
  • The multi-element LED headlights have earned an acceptable rating for the 2019 HR-V Touring trim in IIHS evaluation.

Honda has been doing great with all the vehicles

The 2019 HR-V is the 6th car from Honda to have earned the top safety rating from IIHS. The 2019 Honda Accord, Pilot, CR-V and Odyssey have all received the distinction. Insight, on the other hand, has received, Top Safety Pick+ rating, the highest one that the Institute offers. Every model from Honda, that has undergone full evaluation in NHTSA’ 2019 model NCAP testing, has been awarded the 5-star Overall Vehicle Score.

Honda has been in the American market, producing vehicles for about 35 years now. 19 major manufacturing facilities are present on the continent. 90% of all the vehicles sold in the USA in 2018 were built in North America with the help of domestic or globally produced parts. Honda has been leading the market for a very long time and offering advanced technologies to improve the safety of each person on the road. This not only includes the passengers but even the pedestrians or the motorcyclists. If you want to take a look at some of the premium models being offered by Honda, Honda Petaluma is the best place.

Honda has 2 of the best-sophisticated crash test facilities in Japan and Ohio, which helps it to improve the crashworthiness of the cars, the collision compatibility, pedestrian safety and airbag technology.

The Final Verdict – Honda offers a full lineup of fuel-efficient, reliable and fun-to-drive vehicles that offers advanced safety technologies. There are more than a thousand independent dealers in the USA. The Civic, Accord, Insight, Fit and Clarity are among the best passenger cars with SUVs like Passport, CR-V, HR-V and Pilot. There are also the Odyssey minivan and the Ridgeline pickup.

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