2021 Honda Civic Safety Rating

June 29th, 2021 by


The new 2021 Honda Civic is a safe and reliable model with an abundance of safety features to help you gain peace of mind on Carmel roads and beyond. Learn more about the Honda Civic safety features and new Civic safety ratings with our team at Penske Honda today, then schedule a test drive in your favorite Honda Civic trim.



NHTSA Safety Ratings for the 2021 Honda Civic

The 2021 Honda Civic 4 Door FWD* has been tested by the NHTSA and earned an overall 5-star rating. Learn more about these ratings and the category breakdowns here:

  • Overall Front Star Rating: 5/5 stars
  • Front Driver Side Star Rating: 5/5 stars
  • Front Passenger Side Star Rating: 5/5 stars
  • Overall Side Star Rating: 5/5 stars
  • Rollover Star Rating: 5/5 stars


IIHS Safety Ratings for the 2021 Honda Civic

The IIHS** ranks in categories of Crashworthiness and Crash Avoidance Mitigation. The highest rating for these categories is “Good” except for the Front Crash Prevention, which is “Superior.” See the 2021 Honda Civic FWD** rankings below:

  • Small Overlap Front – Driver Side: Good
  • Small Overlap Front – Passenger Side: Good
  • Moderate Overlap Front: Good
  • Side: Good
  • Roof Strength: Good
  • Head Restraints & Seats: Good


Honda Civic Safety Features & Driver Assist Technology

The main reason the 2021 Honda Civic has such high ratings is because of the long list of safety features offered. From the physical body structure to exclusive Honda technology and more, the Honda Civic works hard to ensure your safety on Fishers roads.

Standard Honda Civic Safety Features

  • Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) Body Structure
  • Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Guidelines
  • Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
  • Brake Assist and Hill Start Assist
  • Advanced Front Airbags (i-SRS)
  • SmartVent® Front Side Airbags

Honda Sensing®

No matter which Honda Civic trim level you choose, it’ll be equipped with the exclusive Honda Sensing® suite. This suite offers high-end features such as:

  • Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Low-Speed Follow
  • Forward Collision Warning (FCW)
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™)
  • Lane Departure Warning (LDW)
  • Road Departure Mitigation (RDM)
  • Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)

Upgraded Honda Civic Safety Features

When you upgrade to higher trim levels, you’ll find the Multi-Angle Rearview Camera is enhanced with Dynamic Guidelines. You can also access Honda LaneWatch™, which usees a small camera on the right-hand side of the mirror to increase visibility when changing lanes.


Learn More About the Honda Civic

Interested in the new Honda Civic from our inventory? Check out our new vehicle specials to help you save more, then apply for financing on your favorite Honda Civic trim. If you have questions about this model in the meantime or want to learn more about our other models, services, and more, don’t hesitate to contact us or give us a call at Call sales Phone Number(888) 604-5285.

*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. 

**For more information from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, visit https://www.iihs.org.


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