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.
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.
June 25, 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.
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).
March 21, 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.
December 19, 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.
November 8, 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.
December 22, 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.
October 17, 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.
January 26, 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.
December 21, 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.
October 5, 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.
March 1, 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.
March 30, 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.
The all-new 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 Crew Cab earned 5-star ratings for driver- and front-passenger protection in a frontal crash, the highest ratings in the U.S. government’s safety crash test program. The all-new 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 is available now at local Dodge dealers.
Chrysler’s 2009 models offer the latest safety and security features to help transport passengers and gear safely and securely. The company employs a two-fold safety approach: conventional safety features, such as pretensioning, constant-force seat-belt retractors and supplemental side air bags, combined with accident-avoidance features, including the Chrysler exclusive Rear Cross Path, minivan-exclusive Blind Spot Monitoring, Electronic Stability Program (ESP), Electronic Roll Mitigation (ERM) and Trailer Sway Control (TSC).
August 3, 2008
The all-new 2009 Dodge Ram is loaded with safety and security features. In addition to offering a standard four-wheel Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) and standard Electronic Stability Program (ESP) with Hill Start Assist (HSA) and Trailer Sway Control (TSC), all-new 2009 Dodge Ram safety and security features include standard advanced multi-stage front driver and passenger air bags, standard supplemental side-curtain air bags and available ParkSense® Rear Park Assist System.
June 29, 2008
The all-new 2009 Dodge Ram is loaded with more than 30 safety and security features, including a standard four-wheel Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) and standard Electronic Stability Program (ESP) with Hill Start Assist (HSA) and Trailer Sway Control (TSC). Dodge Ram's advanced multi-stage front driver and passenger air bags, supplemental side-curtain air bags and ParkSense® Rear Park Assist System provide occupants with a two-fold safety approach: passive safety features including pretensioning and load-limiting seat belt retractors and supplemental side air bags, combined with active accident-avoidance safety features including responsive steering and handling and braking.
April 13, 2008
Chrysler LLC will introduce a wide array of new, innovative and — in most cases — industry-first technologies, all designed to enhance the customer experience, the company announced here today at the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) World Congress. “Chrysler has always been known as an engineering company, and the announcement of these features coming to our lineup in 2009 further drives that point home,” said Frank Klegon, Executive Vice President – Product Development, Chrysler LLC.
August 31, 2007
The all-new Jeep Liberty will give customers more peace of mind with several features including Trailer Sway Control, Tire Pressure Monitoring (TPM) and rain-sensing wipers. Trailer Sway Control reduces trailer sway, providing improved trailer stability and increased towing safety. The TPM system informs occupants if tire pressure is too low by utilizing pressure-sensor modules within the valve stems of all four road wheels. Jeep Liberty’s rain-sensing wipers automatically sense moisture on the windshield and activate the wipers.
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