2019 Honda CR-V Safety Rating

November 27th, 2019 by

2019 Honda CR-V Parked in Snow

If you’re looking for an SUV that can keep you moving on Bismarck and Devils Lake roads and keep you protected along the way, then check out the new 2019 Honda CR-V safety ratings. This new SUV has received high praise from some of the automotive industry’s top safety organizations due to its durability and wide range of safety features. Take a closer look at the Honda CR-V safety ratings to decide for yourself with the automotive professionals at Ryan Honda of Minot!

IIHS 2019 CR-V Ratings

The CR-V was put to the test by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety where it was graded by Crashworthiness and Crash Avoidance Mitigation with “Good” being the best possible rating. The base Honda CR-V LX was tested in various categories such as Crashworthiness, Headlights, and Child Seat Anchors and was named a Top Safety Pick award for 2019 by the IIHS* after earning the following grades:


  • 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*

NHTSA 2019 CR-V Ratings

The CR-V LX FWD option was also assessed by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration* and earned the following ratings:

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

Honda CR-V Standard Safety Features

In addition to its reputation for producing dependable vehicles, this Honda Crossover SUV is also equipped with plenty of safety features to keep you protected on the road. Even when you opt for the base CR-V LX trim, you can enjoy standard safety and driver assist features such as:

  • Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
  • Brake Assist
  • LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Guidelines
  • Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) Body Structure
  • Smart Vent® front side airbags

Honda Sensing®

When you opt for a CR-V EX trim or higher, you can find even more safety with the Honda Sensing® suite. This new safety and driver-assist technology offers more visibility and traffic information to keep you more alert on the road. The Honda Sensing® features include:

  • Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)
  • Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Low-Speed Follow
  • Forward Collision Warning (FCW)
  • Lane Departure Warning (LDW)
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)
  • Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM)
  • Auto High-Beam Headlights
  • Blind Spot Monitoring System (BSI) with Cross Traffic Monitor
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Dynamic Guidelines

Feel Safe Behind the Wheel of a Honda CR-V from Ryan Honda of Minot

Once you’ve had a chance to check out the CR-V safety ratings, you can learn more about the CR-V lineup as you make your way over to Ryan Honda of Minot and experience this efficient and safe SUV in person including its AWD capabilities. Be sure to take a look at our inventory of new CR-V models for sale to find what suits you best and get the car-buying or leasing process started with a member of our auto finance center. And for more information or to schedule a test drive, contact us today!

*For more information from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, visit https://www.iihs.org.

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.