The Two Sides of Safety
Active & Passive.
Explore the award-winning lineup of safety-focused Honda cars, SUVs and trucks at Bill Pearce Courtesy Honda. Active and passive Honda safety features range from simple measures to keep you and your family well protected on Reno roads to innovative driver-assistive features that work autonomously to help you avoid obstacles ahead. Discover the differences between the active Honda safety features and passive safety options, as well as Honda Sensing®* technology at our Honda dealership in Reno, NV.
What Features Come with Active Honda Safety?
Active Honda safety features never take a moment to rest, giving you peace of mind on Nevada’s highways and byways. A Multi-Angle Rearview Camera provides added awareness of what’s behind your Honda when in reverse and even features three different angles — normal, top-down and wide. Plus, Honda Sensing® comes standard on select Honda vehicles and includes features like a Lane Departure Warning (LDW) system and Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™). Other active Honda safety perks can include:
- Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with Traction Control
- Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
- Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD)
- Brake Assist
- Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM)
What Are Passive Honda Safety Features?
The full arsenal of passive Honda safety features is there in case the worst happens. Whether you’re commuting through downtown Reno or escaping to the Sierra Nevada Mountains for a weekend road trip, you can rest assured that these safety technologies were tested and passed under the harshest of conditions. An Ace™ Body Structure Design is used to distribute crash energy more evenly throughout the front of the vehicle, ensuring that you and your loved ones remain free from harm. Additional passive Honda safety features can include:
- Front Seat Belts with Pretensioner and Load Limiter
- Advanced Airbag Technology
- SmartVent® front side airbags
- Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH)
- Child-proof rear door locks