If you’re searching for some of the safest sedans on the road, allow us to turn your attention to the outstanding and award-winning 2016 Honda Civic and 2016 Honda Accord. These exceptional cars have not only earned some of the highest safety ratings in the automotive industry, but they are replete with state-of-the-art safety amenities to help protect drivers and passengers—no matter where they’re headed.
Come along with us as we explore the impressive safety merits of these two Honda vehicles. Supreme safety awaits!
Safety Features: Among safety features that come standard onboard the Civic, state-of-the-art protective amenities include a multi-angle rearview camera, brake assist, vehicle stability assist with traction control, hill start assist control, a tire pressure monitoring system, LED daytime running lights, and SmartVent front side airbags.
High-tech available safety and driver-assist features include forward collision warning, lane departure warning, a collision mitigation braking system, a road departure mitigation system, a lane keeping assist system, adaptive cruise control with low-speed follow, and Honda LaneWatch (standard in all but the base trim).
Safety Ratings: The Honda Civic has earned a 5-Star Safety Rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration* along with a 2016 Top Safety Pick+ designation from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety**—both the highest ratings offered by those entities.
Awards: Among the many awards showered upon the Honda Civic during the 2016 model year, it has been named the 2016 North American Car of the Year, as selected by automotive journalists from the United States and Canada.*** The Civic has also been named AutoGuide’s Car of the Year,**** one of Kelley Blue Book’s 16 Best Family Cars of 2016,***** and a Kelley Blue Book 2016 Best Buy Award winner in its class.******
Safety Features: Safety features that come standard onboard the Accord include a multi-angle rearview camera with dynamic guidelines, vehicle stability assist with traction control, brake assist, SmartVent front side airbags, a tire pressure monitoring system, and daytime running lights.
Cutting-edge available safety and driver-assist features include lane departure warning, forward collision warning, a collision mitigation braking system, a road departure mitigation system, a lane keeping assist system, adaptive cruise control, and Honda LaneWatch (standard in the Accord EX, EX-L, EX-L V-6, and Touring trims).
Safety Ratings: For its outstanding performance in crash tests, the Accord has received a 5-Star Safety Rating from the NHTSA* and a 2016 Top Safety Pick+ from the IIHS.**
Awards: Among accolades it has received for the 2016 model year, the Accord has been chosen as a Car and Driver 10Best winner for the 30th time in the history of the award.******* The Accord has additionally been honored among Kelley Blue Book’s 16 Best Family Cars of 2016.*****