Learn more about Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and RAM collision avoidance tech

By Stony Plain Chrysler | Posted in Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, RAM, Technology on Tuesday, March 12th, 2019 at 4:59 pm
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What is Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking?

Safety technology from Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and RAM is always improving, and Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking is just one of the latest advances to be included in these brands. What is Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking? We have answers for you.

2019 RAM 1500 overhead detecting a truck in frontHow does Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking work?

Forward Collision Warning represents some of the latest tech in the automotive world. It is constantly scanning the road in front of the vehicle to determine if you are approaching another vehicle or even a large obstacle too quickly.

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If it detects that an accident is likely, it will provide both an auditory and a visual warning while simultaneously readying the brakes. If no action is detected by the driver, this is where the Active Braking kicks in. It will apply the brakes, and bring the vehicle to a complete stop, hopefully avoiding the accident or at least mitigating some of the damage.

2019 Chrysler 300 gauge cluster with Forward Collision WarningWhat Chrysler Dodge, Jeep, and RAM models have Forward Collision Warning?

It may surprise you to learn that Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking is an available feature on most of the lineup from Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and RAM. The only lineup with a few notable models missing is the Dodge lineup, and this is likely due to some of the models being due for an update.

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Below are all the models that have Forward Collision Warning available. For the most part, these are all 2019 models. To get Forward Collision Warning, you will typically have to opt for a safety package, though this varies from model to model.


  • Grand Cherokee
  • Cherokee
  • Wrangler
  • Renegade
  • Compass


  • 300
  • Pacifica


  • Challenger
  • Charger
  • Durango


  • RAM 1500
  • RAM 2500
  • RAM 3500

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2019 Jeep Cherokee with radar lines coming out of four sidesGet a CDJR model with Forward Collision Warning near Edmonton, AB

If you are looking for the latest safety tech in a Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, or RAM model near Edmonton, AB, then Stony Plain Chrysler can help.

You can browse through our entire inventory of Chrysler Dodge, Jeep, and RAM models below, and each vehicle page will have a list of features that could include features like Forward Collision Warning and more. If you have questions, do not hesitate to contact us.

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