2020 Honda Pilot Safety Ratings

December 26th, 2019 by

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If you’ve been scouring the Alexandria area in search of a new SUV you can count on to keep you and your family safe, you’ll surely be impressed by the 2020 Honda Pilot safety ratings! Keeping in line with the Honda legacy, the new Pilot is equipped with an advanced suite of safety features and is built with safety in mind. Learn more about how the 2020 Honda Pilot inspires confidence and keeps you protected on Dumfries roads with the team at Hendrick Honda Woodbridge, below!

Pilot Safety Ratings: Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

The 2020 Honda Pilot was tested by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) to see how well it could hold up in a collision, and the 2019 model was named a 2019 Top Safety Pick.* Details on the latest 2020 Pilot safety ratings from the IIHS are as follows:

  • Crashworthiness
      • Small overlap front
        • Driver Side: Good*
        • Passenger Side: Acceptable*
      • Moderate overlap front: Good*
      • Side: Good*
      • Roof Strength: Good*
      • Head restraints and seats: Good*
  • Crash Avoidance and Mitigation
      • Front crash prevention: Superior (with optional equipment)*
      • Headlights: Good (with certain trims/options)*
  • Child Seat Anchors (LATCH) Ease of Use: Acceptable*

Pilot Safety Ratings: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

The 2020 Honda Pilot was also assessed by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and received the following crash test ratings:

  • Overall Rating: 5 Star**
  • Frontal Crash: 4 Stars**
  • Side Crash: 5 Stars**
  • Rollover: 4 Star**

2020 Honda Pilot Safety Feature Highlights

Backing up the stellar Honda Pilot safety ratings is the advanced Honda Sensing® safety suite, which is standard fare among the Pilot trim levels and boasts an array of driver-assist and safety features like Lane Departure Warning (LDW) and more:

  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™) – If a frontal collision seems imminent, CMBS™ will help the Honda Pilot brake to avoid it.
  • Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM) – Sensors located in the rearview mirror can detect if you’re veering from the road and will provide steering and braking assistance to keep you securely where you’re meant to be.
  • Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) – Maintain a set speed and get assistance with braking and steering in traffic, keeping a safe distance from the vehicle ahead of you.

Enjoy a Safer Ride at Hendrick Honda Woodbridge

Ready to get behind the wheel after taking a closer look at the 2020 Pilot safety ratings? The team at Hendrick Honda Woodbridge is ready and waiting to help you find the Pilot model that will exceed your expectations. Contact us online or visit us in Woodbridge today to test out the Pilot safety features on a test drive, and be sure to browse our new vehicle specials and apply for financing beforehand! On a budget? You’ll find lots of affordable, high-quality Pilot models in our used SUV inventory. Want to check out some Pilot comparisons to see how it fares against top competitors? Explore the details of the Pilot vs. Nissan Pathfinder to get started!

*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.

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