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FutureWEDGE RAC – Industry-leading Choice for Auto Loss Prevention

FutureWEDGE® RAC – Vehicle Barrier for Auto Loss Prevention

The FutureWEDGE® RAC active vehicle barrier is the industry-leading choice for auto loss prevention, car parking garages, stadiums and courthouses. It is an easy to install, surface-mounted, all-electric vehicle barrier that provides complete traffic control.



The FutureWEDGE® RAC vehicle barrier is an all-electric, surface-mounted, active barrier that features easy setup and installation. The barrier controls and EPU are all self contained within the barrier buttress, making the FutureWEDGE® RAC a true “plug and activate” vehicle access control system. The FutureWEDGE® RAC barrier is designed to stop and immobilize light trucks and passenger vehicles. This innovative vehicle barrier includes an on-board gate arm and signal lights, increasing safety and lowering costs.



Car Rental Facilities and Parking Garages
Corporate Offices
College and University Campuses
Government Buildings
Police/Fire/Emergency Services
Stadiums and Arenas


All-Electric Operation
Battery Backup/UPS Option
Easy Installation – Bolt Down
Emergency Manual Operation
Integrated Gate Arm Option
Only Four Moving Parts
PLC/VFD Programmable Control
RustKOTE Anti-Corrosion


Environmentally Preferable
Integrated LED Safety Lights
Longer Product Life Cycle
Lower Cost Maintenance
Multiple Control Options
One Day Installation
Simple Push Button Operation

Product Models

Product # Foundation Plate Height Road Width ASTM Crash Certification
SMR2408 0″ 24″ (610mm) up to 11′ (3.35m) ASTM C40 2,430 lbs @ 40 mph (1,100 kg @ 65 kph)
SMR2410 0″ 24″ (610mm) up to 13′ (3.96m) ASTM C40 2,430 lbs @ 40 mph (1,100 kg @ 65 kph)
SMR2412 0″ 24″ (610mm) up to 15′ (4.57m) ASTM C40 2,430 lbs @ 40 mph (1,100 kg @ 65 kph)


All-Electric Operation

The FutureWEDGE® RAC vehicle barrier range is precision designed with no hydraulics or associated hazardous fluids. The all-electric operation eliminates breakdowns associated with traditional hydraulics systems and common wearing components such as hoses, cylinders and HPUs. The electro-mechanical drive features smooth, quiet, trouble-free operation.

Designed for Car Rental Facilities

This innovative all-electric barrier has been designed using the crash-tested FutureWEDGE® platform. By modifying this proven product to suit the specific needs of the rental car industry, we have been able to create a robust solution that far exceeds other competitive products in this market space. Biometrics and RFID card readers can be integrated for access control.

LEED Environmentally Preferable

With the pollution-free, all-electric design, low-emitting materials, qualified manufacturing points and environmental sustainability, the FutureWEDGE® RAC vehicle barrier can contribute to LEED certification in up to six strategic categories.

Plug & Activate

The FutureWEDGE® RAC vehicle barrier is a self-contained “plug and activate” single buttress bolt-down barrier, designed for effective traffic control. It is the ideal solution for car rental sites, parking garages, or for campus access points requiring crash-rated security at a very competitive price. The FutureWEDGE® RAC barrier has a plate height of 24 inches (610 mm) in the fully armed position (considerably higher than other competitive models) and is capable of stopping and immobilizing a 2,430 lb (1,100 kg) vehicle traveling at 40 mph (65 kph), commonly referred to as an ASTM C40 crash rating. Single entrances up to 15 feet (4.57 m) wide can be secured with this barrier. It is standard with LED stop/go lights and can be ordered with a fully-integrated gate arm assembly.