2021 Honda Accord Safety Rating

January 27th, 2021 by
2021 Honda Accord driving down wet road

The 2021 Honda Accord has top safety ratings & is a sophisticated sedan that comes with a wide array of tech-savvy features that will enhance any Golden drive. When it comes to the Accord safety ratings, its impressive crash test scores show that this popular 4-door adds an extra level of peace of mind on your commutes to and from Denver. Learn more about the Honda Accord safety ratings, and then schedule a test drive at Planet Honda today!


Honda Accord IIHS Safety Ratings

The 2021 Honda Accord Sedan was put through a series of tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)* to see how it held up in the event of a collision. Check out the Accord safety ratings across several categories below.


  • 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

  • Headlights (varies by trim/option): Good/Acceptable*
  • Front crash prevention – vehicle to vehicle: Superior* (with Standard System)
  • Front crash prevention – vehicle to pedestrian: Superior* (with Standard System)

Child Seat Anchors

  • LATCH ease of use: Good+*

Accord Safety Features

Each of the five available 2021 Honda Accord trim levels come equipped with driver, passenger, front head, rear head, and side airbags. Additional safety features of the new Accord include:

  • Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) Body Structure
  • LED Daytime Running Lights
  • 4-Wheel ABS
  • Brake Assist
  • Vehicle Stability Assist™ with Traction Control
  • Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH)
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Guidelines

Honda Sensing® Driver Assist Technology

The 2021 Accord is packed with the latest tech features that not only keep you connected on Arvada-area roads, but also enhance your safety. All Accord trim levels come with the Honda Sensing® safety suite, which offers advanced driver-assist systems such as:

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

Learn More About the Honda Accord Safety Ratings and Features at Planet Honda

The sales team at Planet Honda is happy to provide you with all of the details regarding the Accord safety ratings, as well as safety features like Honda Sensing® and Honda LaneWatch™. Don’t forget to check out our current new Honda specials to take advantage of some of the best deals in the Lakewood area. If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact us online or give us a call at (303) 215-4200


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

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