What Is Forward Collision Warning?
What is Forward Collision Warning? It is a driver assist feature, part of the Honda Sensing suite, that alerts the driver when your new Honda model senses a possible collision. Learn more about what this system can do for your Newark drive at Metro Honda. Afterwards, come visit us to test it out in person!
Rear crashes are one of the most common types of crashes. Thanks to Forward Collision Warning, many of these common accidents can be reduced. A few important features include:
- Scanners that can read up to 500 feet ahead, scanning over 20 times per second
- Detection of vehicles, bicycles, and motorbikes
- Works well in all weather conditions, and just as effectively at night
- Allows for up to 5 seconds of reaction time
How Does FCW Work?
The Forward Collision Warning, or FCW, system scans the road ahead of you and detects a possible collision with a slower moving or stopped vehicle. Once the sensors located at the front of your car detect an obstacle, this system them will alert you through multiple warnings in the form of:
- Quick brake pulsing
- Mixture of signals
Learn More at Metro Honda
For more information on Forward Collision Warning, and other Honda safety features like Lane Departure Warning or Honda LaneWatch™, stop by Metro Honda! While you’re here, be sure to explore the many Honda models we have in stock like the Honda Accord and Honda Civic. Stay safe on the Hoboken roads, and contact us for more information!
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