2020 Honda Civic Safety Rating

January 28th, 2020 by


The 2020 Honda Civic is a sporty and well-equipped compact sedan that not only offers spirited performance and a comfortable ride, but also comes with advanced safety features. That is part of the reason why it received such impressive safety ratings. Learn more about the Honda Civic safety ratings and features, and then stop by Rockingham Honda near Lawrence to get behind the wheel of a new Civic Sedan today!

NHTSA Safety Ratings for the 2020 Honda Civic

In National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)* crash tests, the 2020 Honda Civic 4 Door FWD* received the following ratings:

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

IIHS Safety Ratings for the 2020 Honda Civic

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)** ranks the safety of vehicles according to Crashworthiness and Crash Avoidance Mitigation. Here are the 2020 Honda Civic FWD** rankings:

  • Small Overlap Front Driver Side: Good
  • Small Overlap Front Passenger Side: Good
  • Moderate Overlap Front: Good
  • Side: Good
  • Roof Strength: Good
  • Head Restraints and Seats: Good
  • Headlights: Poor
  • Front Crash Prevention: Superior with optional equipment

Not only is this vehicle safe, but the Honda Civic fuel economy allows you to spend less time at the pump and more time on the open roads.

Honda Civic Safety Features & Driver Assist Technology

One of the reasons that the 2020 Honda Civic earned high safety ratings is its long list of safety features. From its physical body structure to exclusive Honda technologies and more, the Honda Civic has been designed to make your Haverhill-area commute worry-free.

Standard Honda Civic Safety Features

  • Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) Body Structure
  • Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Guidelines
  • Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
  • Brake Assist and Hill Start Assist
  • Advanced Front Airbags (i-SRS)
  • SmartVent® Front Side Airbags

Honda Sensing®

All Honda Civic trim levels come standard with the Honda Sensing® suite, which offers extra protection with safety and driver-assist systems like:

Whether you’re heading off on a road trip or driving out to one of the coffee shops in Salem, the Honda Civic will get you where you’re going safely and in style.

Upgraded Honda Civic Safety Features

Moving up to the higher Civic trim levels, you’ll get a Multi-Angle Rearview Camera that is upgraded with Dynamic Guidelines. You can also opt for Honda LaneWatch™, which uses a small camera on your right side mirror to make changing lanes on Haverhill roads easier and safer.

Experience the Honda Civic Today at Rockingham Honda

Learn more about the Honda Civic fuel economy, and then stop by Rockingham Honda to take this smart sedan out for a test drive. See how the Civic Sedan compares to the Civic Coupe and Hatchback, and check out our Honda Civic vs. Toyota Corolla and Honda Civic vs. Mazda3 comparison to see how it measures up against the competition. Please contact us if you have any questions or would like more information.

*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.

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