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Auto History, Cont'd.

Cushioning the Blow: History of Automotive Airbags

Auto History - By Llewellyn Hedgbeth
Continuing our series of articles on the history of automotive safety features we explore the design and implementation of automotive airbags. …keep reading

Starting to Click: A History of Automotive Seatbelts

Auto History - By Llewellyn Hedgbeth
Since before the automobile was invented, people were looking for ways to improve vehicle safety. This detailed history of seatbelts in automobiles provides an in-depth look at this most-effective automotive safety device. …keep reading

A Clear View: History of Automotive Safety Glass

Auto History - By Llewellyn Hedgbeth
As cars began to hit the roads, it became clear (pun intended) that more protection for the driver was needed. …keep reading

Turn, Turn, Turn: A History of the Turn Signal

Auto History - By Llewellyn Hedgbeth
Used to be that when you wanted to signal your intent to drivers around you, you had to roll down your window, hang your arm out and make various motions, regardless of whether it was sunny, rainy, snowy, or icy. …keep reading

Clear the Way: A History of Automotive Windshield Wipers

Auto History - By Llewellyn Hedgbeth
In the first of a series on the history of automotive safety features we discuss the invention and evolution of windshield wipers. …keep reading