2015 Honda CR-V Safety Technology
The Honda CR-V’s most recent refresh made the popular crossover more appealing than ever. With an optimized engine that offers more torque and returns better fuel efficiency, performance and cost of ownership have noticeably improved. While a few styling tweaks here and there add to the crossover’s personality, the excellence of the 2015 Honda CR-V is goes much deeper than its sheetmetal. Throughout the Honda CR-V trim lineup, there are various safety technologies that help driver be more aware of their surroundings and can even help prevent collisions. Let’s take a look at some of the top 2015 Honda CR-V safety technology features you can find on this year’s crossover.
Vehicle blind spots are more than an inconvenience. They pose a real threat to your safety. Honda LaneWatch is available to help drivers know exactly what is in their blind spots through a camera mounted beneath the passenger-side mirror. When drivers signal or press a button on the signal level, the camera will send a feed to the 7” screen in your vehicle, which allows you to see four times as much as you could using just your mirrors.
Much like Honda LaneWatch, the standard rearview camera enhances visibility behind the CR-V. The rearview camera can be adjusted to provide a wide, normal and top-down views.
HondaLink Assist Automatic Emergency Response System
During and after a collision, every second matters. That’s why the available HondaLink Assist Automatic Emergency Response System will automatically attempt to put you on the phone with first responders through your Bluetooth connected device if your airbags deploy.
Collision Mitigation Braking System
The available Collision Mitigation Braking System uses sensors to help drivers avoid frontal impact collisions. When you’re following closely and the system senses an imminent collision, the CR-V will gently apply the brakes to help prevent keep a safe distance. The brakes will automatically be applied more firmly as the the risk of a collision increases.
There’s a lot to love about the 2015 Honda CR-V from a performance and efficiency standpoint, but its robust list of safety technologies also help make it one of the safest vehicles in its class. Learn more about the Honda CR-V and its available features by browsing our inventory or visiting the Wheaton Honda showroom.