Indy 500 starting point to see rule changes

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IndyCar racing officials have decided to eliminate double-file restarts this season at three major ovals: Indianapolis, Texas and Fontana. Race director Beaux Barfield said the decision was made for two reasons: the location of the acceleration point at those particular tracks and drivers’ concerns.

Double-file restarts will continue at IndyCar’s other 12 races. Don’t expect this trend to continue to catch fire. h/t AP


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