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Honda Automobiles: All-new 2016 Honda Pilot Achieves Top 5-Star Overall Safety Score from a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)

  • Pilot has now achieved both an NCAP 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score and an IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating
  • 2016 Pilot offers one of a many extensive sets of modernized reserve and driver-assistive technologies accessible on a Honda vehicle
  • Available Honda Sensing™ apartment offers collision deterrence capabilities

The U.S. designed and grown 2016 Honda Pilot has perceived a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score, a tip measure available, in a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) New Car Assessment Program (NCAP)1. The Pilot also has warranted a TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating from a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) when versed with discretionary front pile-up prevention, creation it a initial three-row mainstream SUV with a tip accessible U.S. supervision (NCAP) and IIHS reserve ratings. The 2016 Pilot offers an accessible frontal pile-up impediment complement that earns a tip rating of higher from IIHS.

“The 2016 Pilot has set a new benchmark in a midsize SUV shred by achieving both class-leading fuel economy2 and a industry’s tip reserve ratings,” pronounced Jeff Conrad, Honda Division comparison clamp boss and ubiquitous manager. “With a further of modernized reserve and driver-assistive technologies accessible by Honda Sensing, no other midsize mainstream SUV on a marketplace currently can compare a Pilot’s tip IIHS and NHTSA reserve scores.”

Available on Pilot EX trims and above, Honda Sensing™ can assistance urge drivers’ situational recognition with a several systems, that embody a Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™) with Forward Collision Warning (FCW), Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS), Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), Lane Departure Warning (LDW) and Road Departure Mitigation (RDM). These systems advantage from a adoption of a sensor alloy record integrating a capabilities of a windshield-mounted monocular camera and front grille-mounted millimeter call radar complement to yield extended intuiting with a ability to brand and expect mixed collision scenarios, including those involving a pedestrian. When a complement anticipates a collision or highway departure, it can trigger warnings and, in certain instances, trigger puncture braking and steering. 

In addition, a 2016 Pilot adopts a subsequent era of Honda’s Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) physique structure along with a new “3-bone” underbody support pattern and new hot-stamped ultra-high strength steel doorway rings. Together with Honda Sensing™, these engineering comforts and technologies broach vital gains to a Pilot’s collision deterrence and collision insurance capabilities.

Standard reserve apparatus on all Honda models embody Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) electronic fortitude control system, Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Brake Assist, frontal airbags, side airbags, side-curtain airbags and a front chair pattern that can assistance revoke a astringency of neck damage in a eventuality of a back collision. Honda is also heading a attention in a deployment of rearview cameras, that are customary apparatus on all indication year 2015 and newer Honda vehicles.

The third era of Honda’s renouned three-row SUV, Pilot was designed and grown by Honda RD Americas, Inc., in Los Angeles and Ohio, and is made exclusively by Honda’s car plant in Lincoln, Alabama.3

Honda Safety Leadership

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 car 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. The association is broadly requesting a Honda Sensing™ apartment of modernized driver-assistive technologies to a product lineup and has practical rearview cameras as customary apparatus to 100-percent of a choice for 2015.

1 Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are partial of a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA’s) New Car Assessment Program (

2 2016 EPA fuel-economy ratings. Use for comparison functions only. Your mileage will change depending on how we expostulate and say your vehicle, pushing conditions and other factors.

3 Manufactured regulating domestic and globally sourced parts.


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