When did they stop putting bench seats in cars?
Chrysler stopped installing front these seats in its product lineup in 2004. Ford followed suit in 2011. “The customers seem to have decided the issue,” GM’s vice president of product engineering told The Chicago Tribune. “The reason we dropped bench seats was that the demand had dropped.
Are bench seats comfortable?
Alas, due to their nature, benches have no backs on them, making them less supportive overall than a standard chair so this could mean that long lingering dinners get cut short to retire to more comfortable seating elsewhere in the house.
Can you adjust bench seats?
Bench seats, while preferred by some, can often become a hassle due to their shape. You can’t adjust each side, you have no center console, and there are usually no comfort features like lumbar, bolster, height adjustments, or heat.
How many people can you fit on a bench seat?
There is no exact number, as 5 children will not take up the same seat space as 5 large adults. Typically, you should allocate 18 inches per person. So a 6ft bench will seat approximately 4 people.