Honda Automobiles: 2016 Honda CR-V Achieves Highest Overall Score for Collision Safety from a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Posted on 17. Dec, 2015 by in Honda Canada

The stylish and versatile 2016 Honda CR-V (http://automobiles.honda.com/cr-v/), has perceived a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score, a tip measure accessible in a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) New Car Assessment Program (NCAP). Earlier, a CR-V warranted a TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating from a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), creation it a collision reserve personality and standout choice in a SUV market.

“Consumers have done a CR-V America’s best-selling SUV for good reason, and this tip supervision reserve rating only adds one some-more appealing and class-leading attribute,” pronounced Jeff Conrad, comparison clamp boss and ubiquitous manager of a Honda Division. “Honda is committed to charity vehicles that broach modernized safety, fun-to-drive opening and connectivity, with tip fuel economy ratings. CR-V is that kind of vehicle.”

In receiving a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score from NHTSA, a 2016 CR-V has also met a mandate of a agency’s 3 endorsed technologies: RVS-Rear Video System (back-up camera), FCW Forward Collision Warning and LDW Lane Departure Warning.

The 2016 Honda CR-V utilizes a latest era of Honda’s Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) physique structure (http://bit.ly/1mj0noQ), that helps make a CR-V rarely effective during interesting and dispersing a appetite of a frontal collision crash.

The CR-V was a initial Honda car to offer a Honda Sensing™ apartment of reserve and motorist assistive comforts that can take movement to assistance equivocate a collision or lessen a severity. Honda Sensing™ is now accessible on 4 of Honda’s many renouned and tip offered models – Civic, Accord, CR-V and Pilot.  The Honda Sensing™ apartment of technologies includes Forward Collision Warning (FCW), Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™), Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS) and Lane Departure Warning (LDW).

Key Safety and Driver-Assistive Features:
In further to a focus of Honda’s ACE™ body-structure, a 2016 CR-V comforts a horde of customary active and pacifist reserve comforts and offers many customary and accessible driver-assistive technologies, such as:

  • SmartVent® Front Side Airbags
  • Side Curtain Airbags with Rollover Sensor
  • Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH)
  • Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
  • Motion-Adaptive Electric Power Steering (EPS)
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Honda LaneWatch® (EX, EX-L Navi)
  • Hill Start Assist (HSA)
  • Expanded View Driver’s Mirror
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Guidelines

Honda Safety Leadership
American Honda has a prolonged story of care in a growth and focus of modernized technologies designed to raise a reserve of all highway users, including vehicle occupants, motorcycle riders and pedestrians. The association operates dual of a world’s many worldly pile-up exam facilities, in Ohio and Japan, and is obliged for countless pioneering efforts in a areas of crashworthiness, airbag technology, collision harmony and walking safety.

Based in partial on advancements to Honda’s Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) physique structure, Honda is a personality in third-party pile-up exam ratings within a industry. The association also is broadly requesting modernized reserve and driver-assistive technologies such as LaneWatch, Forward Collision Warning and Lane Departure Warning to a product lineup. Also, all Honda and Acura vehicles have practical a rearview camera as customary apparatus given a 2015 indication year.

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