2023 Honda Accord Safety Rating

a 2023 Honda Accord driving down the road

The Honda Accord has remained one of the best-selling models on the Freehold roads for decades, and customers love the reliable performance of this rock-solid sedan. But, how does the 2023 model year hold up? The 2023 Honda Accord safety ratings continue the long legacy of excellence, highlighting impressive crash test scores and innovative safety technology. Take a look at the Accord safety ratings with Honda Universe, and see why an Accord is such a safe buy for the Toms River and Jackson roads!



IIHS Honda Accord Safety Rating

The Honda Accord reached the highest honor of “Top Safety Pick+” by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The IIHS conducts annual tests of all vehicles on the market. Vehicles earn a Poor, Marginal, Acceptable, or Good score in a number of different crash test scenarios and assessments. And in every category, the Accord safety ratings earned a “Good” score. Take a look at the IIHS Accord safety rating below:


  • Rating overview: Small overlap front: driver-side – Good
  • Small overlap front: passenger-side – Good
  • Moderate overlap front: original test – Good
  • Moderate overlap front: updated test -Good
  • Side: updated test – Good

Crash Avoidance & Mitigation

  • Headlights: Good
  • Front crash prevention: vehicle-to-pedestrian (day) – Superior
  • Front crash prevention: vehicle-to-pedestrian (night) – Advanced

Seat Belts & Child Restraints

  • Seat belt reminders: Good
  • LATCH ease of use: Good+

Honda Accord Safety Features

So, what’s the reason for the sky-high Accord safety ratings? The latest model incorporates a wide range of safety systems, from the proprietary Advanced Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) body structure to advanced driver assistive technology. Here are just a few of the standout Honda Sensing® features available for the 2023 Honda Accord:

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

Explore the Honda Accord Lineup at Honda Universe

We’ve gone over the 2023 Honda Accord safety ratings in depth, but the best way to appreciate this model is to take a test drive! The team at Honda Universe would love to introduce you to the Honda Accord lineup at our dealership and get the keys in your hand. Not only can we discuss all your safety options, but we can go over everything from performance to design! Contact us with any questions about this best-seller in the meantime, or just head to Lakewood for a spin.


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