DEARBORN, MI – Ford Motor Co. says it is making passenger safety a priority starting with its ’07 lineup. The auto maker will make standard a bevy of safety features and currently is working on cutting-edge technology, such as 4-point and inflatable seatbelts. Side airbags, as well as side curtain airbags, will be standard equipment on 14 ’07 models, including the upcoming Ford Edge and Lincoln MKX cross/utility vehicles. However, 4-point and inflatable seatbelts still are a ways off. ...

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