2021 Honda Accord Safety Ratings

July 21st, 2021 by
2021 Honda Accord


Sparta Twp drivers looking for a sleek and efficient sedan that also upgrades safety behind the wheel are sure to be impressed by the new 2021 Honda Accord safety ratings. Earning high marks from the automotive industry’s most trusted safety organizations and boasting an enhanced suite of driver-assist technology, this Honda sedan is perfect for you and your family. Learn more about the 2021 Honda Accord safety ratings, then shop our inventory for your next ride at Sussex Honda!

Honda Accord Safety Ratings: IIHS

The 2021 Honda Accord Sedan was put through several crash tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) where it was named as a Top Safety Pick+ for 2021*. After several different aspects were tested in the event of a collision, the following Honda Accord safety ratings were given:


  • Small overlap front, driver, and passenger side: Good*
  • Moderate overlap front: Good*
  • Side: Good*
  • Roof strength: Good*
  • Head restraints and seats: Good*

Crash Avoidance & Mitigation

  • Front crash prevention: Superior with optional equipment (highest possible rating)*
  • Headlights: Good/Acceptable (varies by trim)*
  • Child seat anchors (LATCH) ease of use: Good*

Honda Accord Safety Ratings: NHTSA

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration** also assessed the 2021 Honda Accord Sedan through its own rigorous series of crash tests where it came out on top with the following impressive safety ratings:

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

Honda Accord Safety Features

Alongside the reliable Honda Accord safety ratings are a host of advanced features that keep you protected along Hackettstown and Denville roads. The Accord provides a strong set of base safety features, as well as the Honda Sensing® suite of driver-assist technology to improve your control, traction, visibility, alertness, response, and so much more behind the wheel. Take a look at the Honda Accord safety features you’ll have:

Standard Honda Accord Safety Features

  • 4-Wheel ABS
  • Brake Assist
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Daytime Running Lights
  • Child Safety Locks
  • Traction Control
  • Lane Departure Warning

Honda Sensing® Safety Suite

  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)
  • Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM)
  • Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Low-Speed Follow
  • Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)
  • Traffic Sign Recognition (TSR)

Find a New Honda Accord for Sale at Sussex Honda

After taking a look at the new Honda Accord safety ratings and features, you can experience the difference yourself at the wheel of your own Honda sedan. Lease or finance a new Honda Accord for sale from Sussex Honda and save on your next purchase when you browse our new vehicle specials. You can also shop online to get started using our Express Store and have your vehicle delivered right to your home. Contact us today for more details and to schedule your test drive at our dealership here in Newton!

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*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.