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Volvo Pedestrian Airbag

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Volvo, a company historically known for its focus on safety, has released details about a "pedestrian airbag" feature for its V40.

The company describes it thus: "In order to mitigate the consequences if a collision with a pedestrian is unavoidable, the Volvo V40 features newly developed Pedestrian Airbag Technology, a world first.

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