NASCAR urged to act against traction control
Longtime American stock car race engine builder Doug Yates has called for NASCAR to "get serious" about the issue of traction control, in view of increasing rumours that some of the top Winston Cup teams might be using such an ineligible system. "If they want to stop traction control, the only way is to get more educated on it and police the parts better,' Yates said. "It's crazy. It was like this in Trans-Am, and the only way they fixed it was to hand out ignition boxes."
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