The 2023 Honda HR-V has earned the highest safety rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) – Top Safety Pick+.

2023 Honda HR-V IIHS

To receive the 2022 Top Safety Pick+ award, a vehicle must earn “good” ratings in six crashworthiness tests, including the driver-side small overlap front, passenger-side small overlap front, moderate overlap front, side, roof strength and head restraint tests. The vehicle must also receive either the “advanced” or “superior” ratings for vehicle-to-vehicle and daytime vehicle-to-pedestrian front crash prevention, as well as “acceptable” or “good” headlight ratings across all trim levels.


The HR-V’s front crash prevention system earned the “superior” rating and its headlights were rated as “acceptable.”