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The NHRA said it is considering whether speeds should be further limited, and is looking into reducing engine failures and ways to improve parachute mounting techniques and materials.
The sanctioning body also said it is exploring ways to increase brake efficiency when cars lose downforce due to the loss of the body, and is analyzing methods that might be developed to help stop runaway vehicles.
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