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All-New 2017 Jeep® Compass Loaded With More Than 70 Available Advanced Safety and Security Features

November 17, 2016

Safety and security were paramount in the development of the all-new 2017 Jeep® Compass, which offers more than 70 available active and passive safety and security features. Available features include: Forward Collision Warning-Plus, LaneSense Departure Warning-Plus, Blind-spot Monitoring and Rear Cross Path detection, ParkView rear backup camera with dynamic grid lines, electronic stability control (ESC) with electronic roll mitigation and seven standard air bags.

2018 FCA US Safety and Security Technology Glossary

Definitions for structural system technology; driver warning and assist, chassis control and brake systems; occupant restraint technology; lighting and visibility systems; and other features.

FCA US Breaking Out the Strong Stuff, Gets Lit for 2017

September 1, 2016

As FCA US LLC expands and freshens its vehicle lineup, so goes the Company’s use of higher-strength steels – a key contributor to improved crashworthiness. Model-year 2017 also marks the debut of light-emitting diode (LED) headlamps in the FCA US lineup. The technology delivers greater light output, which helps allow drivers to see more – and potentially see it sooner.

All Future AEB Systems From FCA US to Feature “Sensor-Fusion” Technology

March 17, 2016

FCA US LLC is committing to use sensor-fusion technology for all its future Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) systems.

All-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Offers More than 100 Safety and Security Features

January 11, 2016

With more than 100 available features, the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica showcases the latest in advanced safety and security technology. As part of FCA US’s ongoing and continuous efforts to proliferate advanced safety and technology, the Pacifica’s all-new body structure features the use of additional high-strength steel.

FCA US Proliferating Advanced Driver-Assist Technologies

September 1, 2015

Full-Speed Forward Collision Warning-Plus, the most advanced system of its kind offered by FCA US, will be available on new-for-2016 versions of the acclaimed Dodge Durango and the iconic Jeep® Grand Cherokee, the most-awarded SUV of all time. The system also is available on five additional FCA US vehicles, including the Jeep Renegade, on which the advanced feature was a segment-first application.

All-new 2016 Fiat 500X is Packed with up to 70 Advanced Safety and Security Features 

November 20, 2014

Safety is a priority for the FIAT brand, and the multitude of features available in the all-new 2016 Fiat 500X demonstrates that importance. The new small crossover offers up to 70 standard or available safety and security features, including the availability of Forward Collision Warning-Plus and LaneSense Departure Warning-Plus.

New 2015 Chrysler 300 Delivers Array of State-of-the-art Driver-assist Features

November 19, 2014

Chrysler Group continues its rollout of leading-edge safety and security features by equipping the new 2015 Chrysler 300 with 20 high-tech systems, which alert and/or assist drivers in potentially hazardous situations.

Safety and Security “Pluses” Adding Up for Chrysler Group With Proliferation of Driver-Assist Features

June 26, 2014

Full-Speed Forward Collision Warning-Plus is the latest iteration of Chrysler Group’s most advanced driver-assist feature, which benefits from a unique pairing of radar and camera technologies. This affords greater precision and reliability than those systems that employ singular solutions to object-detection.

New 2015 Ram ProMaster City Features 34 Security, Connectivity and Capability Systems

June 26, 2014

Safety and security are two of the leading values guiding engineers for the development of Ram Commercial’s all-new 2015 ProMaster City. Ram’s new Class 1 van offers 34 active and passive safety and security features, including front air bags, side-curtain air bags and front seat-mounted side pelvic-thorax air bags with Enhanced Accident Response System (EARS).

All-New 2015 Chrysler 200 Is a Showcase of Advanced Safety and Security Technology

March 22, 2014

The all-new 2015 Chrysler 200 is a tour-de-force of safety and security technology, from its thoughtful use of boron steel, to its clever integration of embedded communications technology.

Twelve Chrysler Group Models Earn IIHS Top Safety Pick Honors

December 20, 2012

For the second consecutive year, 12 Chrysler Group models have made the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety’s annual list of Top Safety Picks. Two – the Dodge Avenger and Chrysler 200 mid-size sedans – earned the new IIHS Top Safety Pick+ award.

Recall: Occupant Restraint Control Module

November 9, 2012

Chrysler Group LLC will recall older-model 2002-2003 Jeep® Liberty and 2002-2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee vehicles to address a potential for inadvertent air bag and/or pretensioner deployment.

Eleven 2012 Chrysler Group LLC Models Named Top Safety Picks by Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

December 23, 2011

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has named 11 models from Chrysler Group LLC as Top Safety Picks for 2012. The 2012 models include the Chrysler Town & Country, 300 and 200; Dodge Grand Caravan, Durango, Charger, Journey and Avenger; Jeep Grand Cherokee and Patriot and the Fiat 500. The IIHS annually recognizes vehicles that do the best job of protecting people in front, side, rollover and rear crashes based on a “good” rating in a series of tests conducted by the Institute.

New 2012 Fiat 500 Named Top Safety Pick by Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

October 18, 2011

The 2012 Fiat 500 has been named a “Top Safety Pick” for 2011 by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The new Fiat 500 joins eight Chrysler Group models that are Top Safety Picks by the IIHS for 2011.

New 2011 Chrysler 300 and Dodge Charger Top Safety Picks by Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

January 27, 2011

Two new Chrysler Group LLC vehicles, the 2011 Chrysler 300 and the 2011 Dodge Charger, have been named Top Safety Picks for 2011 by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), marking the first time both vehicles have achieved the highest ratings.

Five Chrysler Group LLC Vehicles Awarded 2011 Top Safety Picks by Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

December 22, 2010

Five Chrysler Group LLC vehicles — the new Dodge Avenger, Dodge Journey, Chrysler 200, Jeep® Grand Cherokee and Jeep Patriot — have been named Top Safety Picks for 2011 by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The IIHS annually recognizes vehicles that do the best job of protecting people in front, side, rollover and rear crashes based on good rating in a series of tests conducted by the Institute.

Car and Driver and the Chrysler Brand Announce the Launch of Txt U L8r

October 6, 2010

Car and Driver, the world's largest automotive enthusiast publication, today announced the launch of Txt U L8r, a free mobile application for handheld devices created to combat the dangers of texting while driving. Sponsored by the Chrysler brand and developed by iSpeech®, Txt U L8r automatically responds to text messages without forcing drivers to take their eyes off the road or their hands off the wheel.

2010 Chrysler Group LLC Safety and Security Features

March 2, 2010

Chrysler Group LLC’s models offer the latest safety and security technology. The company employs a two-fold safety approach: conventional safety features, such as pretensioning, constant-force seat-belt retractors (CFR), active head restraints and supplemental side-curtain air bags, combined with accident-avoidance features.

Chrysler Group LLC Displays Safety and Security Features in 2010 Chrysler Town & Country at the New York International Auto Show

March 31, 2010

Providing a safer environment for driver and passengers, Chrysler Group LLC is showcasing the company’s available safety and security features in a 2010 Chrysler Town & Country visual display at the 2010 New York International Auto Show.
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