Studies have shown at least a third of all airbag-related injuries are facial in nature. The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Admin. says airbags typically deploy at speeds of about 100 mph (160 km/h) and can cause scratches and scrapes, and, in rare cases, eye injuries. The twin-chamber airbag on the IS could appear on other Lexus offerings. With these statistics in mind, Toyota Motor Corp.'s Lexus luxury division designed what it calls the world's first twin-chamber airbag, ...
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