DaimlerChrysler Corp. finally plans to join the domestic side air bag race. After years of expressing doubts about the cost-effectiveness of side air bags, DCC now plans to offer the safety devices on its '01 minivans. DCC also is hard at work preparing its '03 model year minivans with side curtain air bags, sources tell Ward's. Breed Siemens Restraint Systems is supplying both the side air bags on the '01 minivan and the curtain air bags for the '03 model year minivan. But because of ...

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