- February 2, 2019
- Posted by: Sage Shield Safety Consultants
- Category: Overseas Occupational Health And Safety News
TORRANCE, U.S.A., October 2, 2018 – Getting top ratings in all examined categories, the 2019 Honda Insight has received a 5-Star Total Car Score, the top offered safety rating in the U.S. federal government’s New Vehicle Assessment Program* 1 (NCAP). Securely developing its leadership in 3rd party security ratings, Insight was also just recently granted an Insurance coverage Institute for Highway Security (IIHS) TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating, the institute’s top award.
“If you’re in the marketplace for a trendy sedan with top third-party safety rankings, look no even more than the Honda Insight,” stated Ray Mikiciuk, assistant vice president of Honda Car Sales. “On top of its class-leading security features, Insight is also a comfortable 5-seat hybrid with excellent fuel economy rankings.”
On sale considering that June 29, the 2019 Honda Insight provides class-leading power and traveler space, widely appealing styling, and an EPA fuel economy score of 55 mpg* 2 city (LX/EX), while concurrently bringing a new level of driving sophistication and style to the compact hybrid market. All 2019 Insights are geared up with the Honda Picking up® suite of active safety and driver assistive features as basic devices.
Insight’s basic Honda Picking up® helps supply greater awareness of driving conditions around the car, sometimes helping drivers keep lane position, and, under certain conditions, is capable of slowing and even stopping the vehicle if it identifies a potential front accident. Making Up the Honda Noticing® suite are Collision Mitigation Braking SystemTM (CMBSTM) with Forward Crash Caution; Road Departure Mitigation (RDM) including Lane Departure Caution (LDW); Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS); and Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC).
The 2019 Insight is the latest of 9 present Honda designs to make a 5-Star General Lorry Rating from NHTSA. The other eight are Accord, Civic (except Type R, which was not rated), Fit, HR-V, CR-V (2018 ), Pilot, Odyssey and Ridgeline.