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  • The airbag was invented in Bavaria
    The airbag was invented in Bavaria ©iStockphoto/Jaap2
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The airbag. Safer travel for everyone.

The car was invented in Germany more than 125 years ago and has been continuously evolving ever since. Today, German cars are still renowned for their quality and safety all around the world. A contributing factor is the airbag, which was first installed in a car in Germany in 1981 and is now universally considered a standard safety feature for cars.

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