News release from IndyCar below...
INDYCAR OPENS WAY FOR INNOVATION IN SPEED, SAFETY
Members of new INDYCAR Competition Committee finalized
INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, May 23, 2013 -- INDYCAR will open the door to increased technical innovation in its cars and continue its longstanding effort to improve safety in open-wheel racing, Hulman & Co. CEO Mark Miles and incoming INDYCAR President of Operations and Competition Derrick Walker announced May 23.
Walker will be responsible for identifying specific technology improvements and guiding their implementation, with the goal of managed increases in speed.