Honda Civic Safety Technology

July 7th, 2020 by

2020 Honda Civic outside Cafe

Advanced 2020 Honda Civic safety features deliver next-generation peace of mind and help provide top crash test scores from both the NHTSA and the IIHS. It’s a model set to prove that even sporty compact sedans can address the concerns of family drivers and allow them to keep driving with confidence, which might be why it’s one of the country’s most popular vehicles.Simply read on to explore:

  • NHTSA Civic Safety Ratings
  • IIHS Civic Safety Ratings
  • Honda Civic Safety Features

NHTSA Civic Safety Ratings

Every consumer vehicle you’ll see across Texas roads from Lubbock to Dallas and San Angelo to San Antonio will have been crash-tested by the NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration)*. They use some of the toughest testing criteria, but the 2020 Honda Civic 4 Door FWD* still received the following scores:

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

IIHS Civic Safety Ratings

The IIHS (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety)** ranks vehicles on Crashworthiness and Crash Avoidance Mitigation. Once again, the 2020 Honda Civic FWD** earned a stunning range of top marks:

  • 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
  • Front Crash Prevention: Superior with Optional Equipment

2020 Honda Civic Safety Features

At the heart of every 2020 Honda Civic is an Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) Body Structure designed to direct crash-force energy away from passengers in the unlikely event of a collision. Further standard safety features include:

  • Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Guidelines
  • Advanced Front Airbags (i-SRS)
  • SmartVent® Front Side Airbags

Better yet, all Honda Civic trim levels equip the Honda Sensing® as standard. Advanced driver assistance features include:

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

Available safety features include Dynamic Guidelines for the Multi-Angle Rearview Camera and a Honda LaneWatch™ system, so you can feel perfectly in control whether parking in a crowded Midland lot or changing lanes on your way into Odessa.

Why Not Come Experience Honda Civic Safety for Yourself?

Whether you want to take a test drive to find out how it feels in the 2020 Honda Civic interior or want to discuss financing options, the team at Honda of San Angelo can help. For any further advice or assistance, don’t hesitate to get in touch today.


*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. Explore how much fuel you can save in your next sedan with our breakdown of the Honda Civic mpg ratings.

**For more information from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, visit

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