Tag Archives: FCA US

Technology | November 14 2017

Looking ahead: Forward Collision Warning

A quick stop in heavy traffic – it’s one of the most challenging situations a driver faces, but it happens regularly, whether it be the daily rush-hour commute, or arriving for a big sporting event or concert, or as other drivers react to an ongoing emergency. The rear-end collision is the most common type of
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Technology | October 24 2017

Watch your back with parking detection systems

Parking lots are a high-risk zone for crashes. Typically, there are multiple cars moving at the same time, it can be hard to see past or around some tall vehicles and, sadly, not everyone is paying close attention. An extra set of eyes comes in handy. Or, in the case of several Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep,
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Ram | July 01 2017

Ram Truck goes ‘natural’ for new high-end elegance

What inspires you? Chances are good you have lots of candidates for that list, but sometimes it’s what you least expect that inspires most. Take a metal, for example. Tungsten stands unique among metals for its hardness, tensile strength, durability and high melting point. Those qualities have made it valued not only for industrial use,
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Manufacturing,Our People | June 21 2017

Off the Line: Virdy Jacobs Jr.

From fighting on the front lines in Vietnam to the battle to keep the assembly line moving at the Jefferson North Assembly Plant (JNAP), Virdy Jacobs Jr. knows the value of putting in a hard day’s work. Now 68 years old, Jacobs has a perfect attendance record at JNAP for 50 years and counting. (The
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