Absolutely. But we're so full of chemicals these days anyway. We have a pill for everything.
But of course OUR government would NEVER spill chemicals over US! (ok, I need to shut up )
Instead of "rubbering up" the track it would "chemical up" the track. Of course that would eat up the tires and Goodyear would catch hell from it. But the Hendrick cars would have the inside data to make sure THIER tires would be ok.