Honda CR-V named Top Safety Pick+
The 2017 Honda CR-V is the latest of seven Honda vehicles that have earned Top Safety Pick+ or Top Safety Pick from the U.S. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).
The 2017 Honda CR-V has earned a Top Safety Pick+, the highest possible safety rating of from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) when equipped with available Honda Sensing and LED headlights.
The model earned a SUPERIOR rating for frontal crash prevention when equipped with available Honda Sensing. Honda Sensing is standard on EX and higher trims on the CR-V.
The CR-V earned a top rating of GOOD in five IIHS crash test modes, including the rigorous small overlap frontal crash test. CR-V also earned an ACCEPTABLE rating for its headlights.
To earn the 2017 Top Safety Pick+ award, a vehicle must earn a rating of GOOD in the small overlap front, moderate overlap front, side, roof strength and head restraint tests.
It also must have an available front crash prevention system with an ADVANCED or SUPERIOR rating and headlights that earn an ACCEPTABLE or GOOD rating.
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All 2017 Honda models come equipped with a multi-angle rearview camera as standard equipment.
Additional standard safety equipment on all Honda models include: Advance Compatibility Engineering (ACE) body structure; Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) with traction control; Anti-lock Braking System (ABS); side curtain airbags (some vehicles equipped with a rollover sensor as well); advanced front airbags and front side airbags.