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Euro bags

In message <199705301229.HAA28369@dfw-ix2.ix.netcom.com> philby@ix.netcom.com (Phil Coppin) writes:

> Evidently U.S. airbags have a higher inflation speed. I did read an 
> article in one of the mags a few months back and I believe the figures 
> are around 200mph U.S. and 160mph Euro. And yes, they increased the 
> inflation speed due to the greater number of idiots here who believe it 
> is their right NOT to wear seat belts!! 

Personally, I think people have a personal right not to wear seatbelts if they 
so desire.  I think they should take a look at their personal responsibilities, 
dependants, etc., first of course.
And I have a perfect right to applaud if I see such an individual take off 
through the windscreen and imitate Jackson Pollock on a bridge pier.

 Phil Payne
 Committee Member, UK Audi [ur-]quattro Owners Club