Check out the latest 2021 Honda Insight awards, and you’ll notice it’s received top marks from the nation’s most trusted safety authorities. That makes it an ideal choice for drivers seeking an efficiency-focused vehicle able to deliver outstanding peace of mind, so read on to explore:

  • IIHS and NHTSA Honda Insight Ratings
  • Honda Insight Passive Safety Features
  • Honda Insight Active Safety Features

IIHS and NHTSA Honda Insight Ratings

The NHTSA and IIHS conduct some of the most rigorous crash-tests in the industry, and they rank vehicles by some of the toughest criteria. Even so, the Honda Insight performed flawlessly to take home its top safety awards.

The NHTSA scored it:

  • Overall Safety: 5-Stars*
  • Frontal Crash: 5-Stars
  • Side Crash: 5-Stars
  • Rollover: 5-Stars

The IIHS gave the Insight one of their coveted Top Safety Pick+ awards after it scored a top mark of ‘Good’ in all categories of:

  • Crashworthiness
  • Crash Avoidance & Mitigation
  • Child Seat Anchors

Honda Insight Passive Safety Features

The Honda Insight’s award-winning safety scores are backed by an Advanced Compatibility Engineering (ACE) body structure that intelligently distributes impact energy away from the passenger compartment in the event of a collision. Further passive safety features designed to keep you from harm include:

  • Advanced Front Airbags (i-SRS)
  • SmartVent® Front Side Airbags
  • Side Curtain Airbags with Rollover Sensor
  • 3-Point Seat Belts at all Seating Positions
  • Front 3-Point Seat Belts with
  • Automatic Tensioning System
  • Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren (LATCH)

Honda Insight Active Safety Features

Active safety features are responsible for helping you maintain control and avoid unsafe situations. The Honda Insight fits a wide range as standard, including:

  • Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
  • Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
  • Brake Assist
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL)

You’ll even receive the following cutting-edge driver assistance safety features as standard with all models:

  • 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)

Drivers Are Always Impressed by Industry Honda Insight Ratings

In the words of CNET: “Supremely efficient, the 2020 Honda Insight also has an upscale interior, is spacious in all the right places, comes with generous standard equipment and even looks like a normal car.” To find out more about anything from safety awards to special offers, don’t hesitate to contact your local Detroit Honda dealer today.

*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