The concept of safety in Indy Car racing is an oxymoron at first glance. High school students did not have to watch driver education movies that portrayed the dangers of parallel parking. They had to watch the crash results of high speed driving. Despite this fact, there is still ways to make Indy Car racing safer for the drivers while retaining the excitement for the fans.
The IndyCar Series management announced plans to modify the IndyCars for better driver protection. One proposal is three inches (more…)