Archive for Monday, October 8, 2001

Head restraints order coming

October 8, 2001


— NASCAR is moving closer to ordering head-and-neck restraints for drivers, with the group's president saying the latest death has "everybody in motorsports on edge."

"I don't have a timetable and I don't think there is a timetable," NASCAR president Mike Helton said Sunday. "A lot of things still have to be addressed, but right now the process of doing that is more active than it has ever been."

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