2020 Honda City gets perfect 5-star safety rating from ASEAN-NCAP

Apr 02, 2020 | Same topic: Auto Industry: Latest Updates
The subcompact sedan got 86.54 points out of 100.

The all-new Honda City has received an outstanding five-star safety rating from the ASEAN-NCAP. This is the third assessment performed on the model – first and second assessments were accomplished in 2012 and 2014. 

The Honda City 2020 obtained an overall score of 86.54 out of 100 points which results in a five-star safety rating. To break the overall score down, the City received 44.83 out of 50 points for the Adult Occupant Protection (AOP), 22.82 out of 25 points for Child Occupant Protection, and 18.89 out of 25 points for Safety Assist Technologies.

ASEAN NCAP - Honda City (2020)

“We are excited to have another 5-Star car in the line-up of ASEAN NCAP assessed vehicles. Although the City was assessed twice prior to this, we can see there have been significant improvements in the number of safety technologies that are equipped in this new model as a standard fitment. I am also pleased that in addition to the existing safety assist technologies ASEAN NCAP is assessing, which will be available in variants that will be launched soon, Honda has also added an Emergency Stop Signal technology that consumers will benefit in mitigating any unwanted collision,” MIROS Director-General and ASEAN NCAP Chairperson, Ts. Dr. Siti Zaharah Ishak said.

The new sedan has a standard fitment of four airbags, seatbelt reminder system (SBR) for both of its frontal occupants and electronic stability control (ESC) across all its variants. An emergency stop signal technology is also available in the Honda City that is launched Thailand either as standard or optional fitment. 

Top view of the 2020 Honda City crash test

Top view of the 2020 Honda City crash test

In addition, the Honda City will be offering a Blind Spot Visualization (BSV) technology in variants that are available in certain Southeast Asian countries. The BSV is available as optional equipment fitted on the passenger side of the vehicle.

Side impact crash test of the 2020 Honda City

Side-impact crash test of the 2020 Honda City

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