Next Generation Honda Airbag

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Honda Announces New Passenger Front Airbag Design to Reduce Traffic Injuries and Fatalities in Wider Variety of Frontal Collisions

 

  • New airbag development led by U.S. engineers at Honda R&D center in Ohio
  • New design focuses on enhancing protection of front passengers in angled front crashes
  • Effort to advance airbag technology reflects Honda “Safety for Everyone” initiative

RAYMOND, Ohio, Aug. 23, 2019 – Honda today announced the development of an innovative new passenger front airbag technology designed to better protect occupants in a wide range of frontal collision scenarios, including angled crashes between vehicles or a vehicle and another object. Honda plans to begin applying its advanced airbag design to new products in the United States in 2020. READ FULL RELEASE