What was the first year Corvette had air bags?
1990 - all Corvettes have a driver side air bag as standard equipment
1994 - all Corvettes now have standard dual front air bags for driver and passenger
Is a red 1997 Corvette a good first car for a teenager price range is 0-17000 and age is 16-18 and will insurance be expensive?
1982 I believe was the first year to use any sort of computer in a corvette. The last of the C3, the 1982 was the first to use any kind of fuel injection since 1965. It used throttle body injection, which was a kind of carbeuration/fuel injection hybrid. The system used a crude (by today's standards) computer to monitor fuel/air ratios. It could make about 11 adjustments per second. For 1984, the throttle body injection…
GM did not invent the air bag. An American John Hedrik and a German Walter Linderer patented a compressed air system in 1951. Ford actually came out with the first air bags in 1971 on an experimental fleet, followed by GM in 1972. The first car sold to the public with an air bag was an Oldsmobile Tornado in 1973.
First, you must know that the Lincoln Towncar does not have air shocks. Instead, it has air bags. What this means is that in place of steel springs your Lincoln has rubber cushions that are filled with air, known as air bags. This link will take you to the answer you seek: http://www.lincolnsonline.com/tech/00132.html
The Volvo 240 never had air bags or antilock brakes until 1990. The '90, '91, '92 & '93 240's only had a drivers side air bag, not dual air bags. Those were the only years the 240's had an air bag. In '92 only the 240 GL had ABS. In '91 ABS was a factory option available on a limited number of cars. In 1989 and earlier years there were no air bags or ABS…