What are the 2020 Honda Odyssey Safety Ratings?

February 3rd, 2020 by

Honda Odyssey


When you get behind the wheel of a Honda van you want to ensure that you not only have all of the performance specs and cabin space for a smooth, comfortable ride, you also want plenty of safety features to have your back. That’s why the 2020 Honda Odyssey safety ratings display this model’s unique dedication to offering more support and protection for you and your passengers no matter where the road takes you. See what some of the automotive industry’s top organizations had to say with the 2020 Honda Odyssey safety ratings from Bob Boyte Honda.

IIHS Honda Odyssey Safety Rating

One of the first ratings came from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), where some of the highlighted marks were its A rating for headlights, a Good+ rating for the LATCH child seat anchors, and a Superior rating for its front-crash prevention. These are the IIHS ratings for the 2020 Honda Odyssey below:

  • Crashworthiness
    • 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: Acceptable*
    • Child seat anchors (LATCH) ease of use: Good*

NHTSA Honda Odyssey Safety Rating

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) also assessed the Honda Odyssey with their own unique crash testing system, where it received the following outstanding marks:

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

Honda Odyssey Safety Features

When you take home the Honda Odyssey LX base trim, you can expect standard safety features such as Vehicle Stability Assist™, Anti-Lock Braking System, Electronic Brake Distribution, Brake Assist, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, and Daytime Running Lights. If you opt for higher trim levels in the Odyssey lineup, you’ll have access to the Honda Sensing® safety suite, which offers driver-assist technologies to provide more visibility on the road. These are the features available in the Honda Sensing® system:

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

Find the Safe and Spacious Honda Odyssey at Bob Boyte Honda

Now that you’ve had a chance to get a better look at the 2020 Honda Odyssey safety ratings and driver-assist technologies, are you ready to make your way over to Bob Boyte Honda and check out the Odyssey in person? We have a great selection of new Odyssey models for sale, as well as our inventory of new Honda vans for sale. Contact us today for more information on your auto finance options and to schedule a test drive at our dealership near Clinton and Jackson!

*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.