Was found when the ZR1 crashed out at the Indy pacecar that the side airbag did not employ
Approximately 490 model-year 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 sports cars
Hard braking or acceleration may cause the sensing diagnostic module to enter a fault state.
As a result, the diagnostic module will not provide crash sensing or deploy the necessary airbags in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.
Dealers will reprogram the sensing diagnostic module with updated software for free.
What Owners Should Do:
Chevrolet manufacturer GM did not immediately announce an owner-notification schedule.
Owners can call the automaker at 800-222-1020,
the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or
visit NHTSA's website to check their vehicle identification number and learn more