Nearly 100 Percent of Vehicles Sold in U.S. Must Have Advanced Airbag Systems By 2006 Delphi Automotive Systems (NYSE: DPH - news) has announced that it is supplying its smart occupant passenger detection system for Jaguar and four models of Ford and Lincoln-Mercury vehicles. The Delphi PODS (Passive Occupant Detection System) is the first and only weight- sensing system of its kind to reach the market with its unique features and functions. It is first being introduced as standard equipment on the 2001 Jaguar XK sports car series Adaptive Restraint Technology System (ARTS).