Volvo have just released the V40 with what is essentially an external pedestrian airbag. Who’d have thought that would come 20 years ago? The same could be said for most advances in automotive safety – engineers had dreams of doing things but didn’t have the tools to make them a reality.
This infographic shows some of the advances in automotive safety technology over the last 100 years. It’s basic, but it’s interesting reading nonetheless.
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Have a great Sunday.