Are Jeeps Safe?

Jeep Grand Cherokee interior back up cameraJeep is known for its off-roading prowess and 4×4 capability, but if you’re in the Abilene area and you’re considering leasing or financing one, you may be asking “Are Jeeps safe?” On top of the innovative safety features implemented for off-roading, Jeep also utilizes the latest safety tech to keep you and your passengers safe. See just how safe a new Jeep vehicle is at Stanley Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Brownwood.

Top Jeep Safety Features

For an overview of the cutting-edge safety features you can expect in your new Jeep Cherokee or Wrangler, take a look at what the brand has to offer:

  • ParkView® Rear Backup Camera: This features is integrated with the Uconnect® touchscreen, and allows for easier, safer back-up maneuvering.
  • ParkSense® Rear Park Assist System: In addition to the backup camera, the ParkSense® Rear Park Assist System uses sensors to alert you to any obstacle in your path before backing up.
  • LaneSense® Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist: This system alerts you in the event that you are not within your lane, and corrects steering to re-center the vehicle.
  • Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking: In the event of a possible head-on collision, this system will alert you to avoid impact. If you cannot react in time, the brakes will automatically engage.
  • Blind Spot Monitoring and Rear Cross Path Detection: The BSM system notifies you when a vehicle is within your blind spot area, as the RCPD system warns you of approaching vehicles while reversing.
  • SOS Call and Assist Buttons: In the event that you need to contact emergency services, or require immediate assistance, simply press the SOS Call button to be connected to a Public Safety Answering point, and get the help you need.

Jeep 4×4 Systems

Each Jeep vehicle is offered with 4×4 systems, which have been rigorously tested for their safety and longevity. And Jeep models like the Grand Cherokee, Wrangler, Compass, Renegade, and Cherokee carry the Trail Rated® badge, indicating their off-roading prowess.

Jeep’s 4×4 systems offer unparalleled traction, ground clearance, water fording, and more, so you never have to worry about any terrain. Additionally, the 4×4 systems are paired with features like Jeep Active Drive Lock and Command-Trac®, which allows you to navigate across any road condition like:

  • Mud
  • On-Road
  • Gravel
  • Snow
  • Rock
  • Sand

IIHS Crash Test Ratings

2019 Jeep Cherokee

  • Moderate Overlap Front: Good
  • Side Impact: Good
  • Crash Avoidance & Mitigation: Superior (with optional equipment)

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee

  • Moderate Overlap Front: Good
  • Side Impact: Good
  • Crash Avoidance & Mitigation: Superior (with optional equipment)

2019 Jeep Compass

  • Moderate Overlap Front: Good
  • Side Impact: Good
  • Crash Avoidance & Mitigation: Superior (with optional equipment)

2018 Jeep Renegade

  • Moderate Overlap Front: Good
  • Side Impact: Good
  • Crash Avoidance & Mitigation: Advanced (with optional equipment)

Explore Your Jeep Options at Stanley Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Brownwood

See what the new Jeep lineup has in store for you at our Brownwood dealership today! Schedule an appointment to speak with a sales representative, or to set up a test drive with your favorite Jeep model.

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