The 2014 Honda Odyssey is the only minivan this year to earn the IIHS Top Safety Pick Plus Award.
Honda has four 2014 model year vehicles to earn the IIHS Top Safety Pick+ Award. Combined with Acura, American Honda has the most Top Safety Pick+ vehicles in the industry.
Top Safety Pick+ is the toughest rating a vehicle can receive from the Insurance Institute for HIghway Safety. IIHS made it harder than ever to earn a top score. Under this year’s more challenging requirements, the IIHS is using the TOP SAFETY PICK+ designation to recognize vehicles that not only performed well in its crash tests but also are equipped with technologies that help prevent or mitigate front-to-rear collisions. Front collision prevention, which includes both warning systems and automatic braking, is intended to help inattentive drivers avoid rear-ending a stopped or slower-moving vehicle in front of them.
Honda announced a contract extension with SiriusXM this week, meaning more vehicles like the 2014 Honda Odyssey will be equipped with satellite radio.
American Honda Motor Company announced it has expanded its relationship with SiriusXm Satellite Radio through 2020. This means more Honda models will have satellite radio along with all the other great music options you already get in your Honda vehicle.
During this announcement, Honda said the Accord, Civic, CR-V and Pilot will continue to have available SiriusXM radio. For the first time ever, the Fit, CR-Z and Insight will come with available SiriusXM Radio. It will also be offered in the Acura ILX for the first time ever.