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People spend a lot of time and effort on trying to make their race car faster and can easily overlook the most important item — safety equipment.
Age-old barricade methods simply aren’t offering racers a real chance of survival. Someone once said, “There are two kinds of drivers — those who have crashed into concrete walls and those who are about to.”
Containment seats are the norm instead of the exception in most forms of racing these days. In the areas where they’re not, many people believe they should be.
Racing is dangerous. It always has been and always will be.
Simpson Performance Products has produced an online safety video titled “15 Minutes Can Save Your Life” which promotes cockpit safety to help drivers identify key areas that are crucial to avoiding serious or fatal injuries in a crash.
Bob Lang, the National Hot Rod Association’s director of emergency services, pulls no punches when it comes to safety in drag racing...
Simpson deal declares exclusive rights to manufacture, assemble, sell and distribute Eject Emergency Helmet Removal System...
Simpson Performance Products has purchased Safety Solutions, a restraint engineering company. Simpson Performance Products officials hope the acquisition gives the company a broader racing safety portfolio and enhances opportunities for future growth.
Construction work on a number of safety improvements at Pocono Raceway — including the installation of a SAFER barrier in the infield and a catch fence along the backstretch — is expected to be complete by the end of the year.
Ashley Force Hood collected herself following a supercharger explosion at Maple Grove Raceway in Mohnton, Pa., that blew the body of her Castrol GTX Mustang Funny Car high into the night air during Friday qualifying for the Toyo Tires NHRA Nationals. Meanwhile, her father, John Force, who had been in the opposite lane, surveyed the damage.

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