Bondurant High Performance Driving School Temporarily Closed to Public Due to COVID19

In accordance with federal and state recommendations regarding COVID19, the Bondurant High Performance Driving School will be temporarily closed to the public as of Monday, March 23, 2020. The health and safety of our guests and employees is our number-one priority and we are playing our role to encourage social distancing and take recommended best practices to help stop the spread of the virus. We are committed to working with our students and partners during this difficult time and will continue to communicate through various channels as we face the challenges of this fast-changing and complex situation. All students and classes currently [...]

2020-03-23T15:43:29-07:00March 23rd, 2020|News|

Bondurant High Performance Driving School’s Response to COVID-19

CHANDLER, Ariz. – March 13, 2020 - In response to Covid 19, Bondurant has taken additional steps to ensure the continued safety and well-being of our students, guests and staff and extra precautions to ensure everyone stays healthy during their visit to our school.  While the highest in health and safety standards are followed every day at our facility, we wanted to make everyone aware of some of the enhanced precautions we are taking: Sanitize/disinfect all hand-contact surfaces around the facility where our employees work, and our guests will spend their time. We’ve implemented “GREEN MEANS CLEAN” cards/signage viewable in each of [...]

2020-03-17T10:54:11-07:00March 13th, 2020|News|

New Bondurant High-Performance Driving School Focuses on F4 U.S. Racing

Program Trains Racers and New Drivers; First Classes Slated for March February 10, 2020 (PHOENIX, Ariz.) – It’s an unprecedented opportunity for today’s up-and-coming racecar drivers and driving enthusiasts, many of whom have long dreamed of training in a state-of-the-art, brand new open-wheel formula racecar. The Bondurant High Performance Driving School has officially launched its new Formula 4 open-wheel race car training program, giving drivers and auto enthusiasts the opportunity to train in a competitive, modern and state-of-the-art single-seat, open-wheel car.  As the official school of the F4 U.S. Championship, drivers will train in exactly the same trimmed Honda-powered [...]

2020-02-14T10:45:43-08:00February 12th, 2020|News|

Bondurant High Performance Driving School Continues to Build Management Team With Automotive Industry Veterans

CHANDLER, Ariz., – Oct 30, 2019 – Bondurant High Performance Driving School announced today that two leading automotive industry veterans, Dan Dineson and Mike Kessler, have joined the management team to help fuel the school’s recent growth and expansion efforts. Dineson has been hired to serve as the Director of Marketing and Sponsor Relations, while Kessler will fill the role as the school’s Director of Sales and Business Development. “We’re excited to welcome Dan Dineson and Mike Kessler to the Bondurant team,” said Franki Buckman, CEO and General Manager of Bondurant High Performance Driving School. “We’re in an incredibly exciting time right [...]

2019-10-30T09:50:07-07:00October 30th, 2019|News|

Actor Gary Sinise to Join Bondurant Tribute to Veterans

PHOENIX, Ariz. (Oct. 23, 2019) – Gary Sinise, whose role as Lt. Dan in the legendary movie Forrest Gump prompted him to found the Gary Sinise Foundation to support veterans and their families, will join the upcoming Stars Across the Desert Gary Sinise Foundation Hero Drive at the Bondurant High Performance Driving School. Sinise, who has an Academy Award nomination for his role portraying a veteran, an Emmy, Golden Globe and star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, is the latest celebrity addition to the star-studded fundraiser being hosted by the School.  Gary will attend a meet and greet reception and dinner [...]

2019-10-23T14:07:17-07:00October 23rd, 2019|News|

Inaugural Stars Across the Desert Gary Sinise Foundation Hero Drive Slated for Sunday, Monday, Nov. 3 – 4

PHOENIX, AZ/LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – Expect two days of automotive icons, driving demonstrations and pulse-pounding, high performance driving experience when the inaugural Stars Across the Desert Gary Sinise Foundation Hero Drive kicks off this November. Slated for Sunday, Nov. 3 and Monday, Nov. 4 at the Bondurant High Performance Driving School in Phoenix, Arizona, this two-day affair combines a day at the track for automotive celebrities, and an opportunity for these automotive enthusiasts and influencers to travel across the desert together ahead of the SEMA Show, one of the largest automotive tradeshow events. The donation-based event supports the Gary Sinise Foundation, which [...]

2019-10-27T11:40:29-07:00October 21st, 2019|News|

Bondurant High Performance Driving School Names Chief Executive Officer/General Manager

CHANDLER, Ariz. – October 10, 2019 – Bondurant High Performance Driving School announced today that Franki Buckman, tenured track leader with a history of operational, sales and marketing success with motorsports programs and properties, has joined the company as its chief executive officer and general manager. In this role, Buckman assumes responsibility for all operations of the school including strategic and day-to-day oversight, the guest experience and team management.  Bruce Belser, one of the investors who purchased the school in May, will turn the keys of the operation over to Buckman after having served as its top leader during the first six [...]

2019-10-12T18:21:08-07:00October 10th, 2019|News|

Bondurant School of High Performance Driving and Dodge//SRT Announce New Drag Racing Program Now Open to All Driving Enthusiasts

CHANDLER, Ariz. – July 8, 2019 – Bondurant School of High Performance Driving and Dodge//SRT announced today the addition of a new drag racing instructional program. Available for any enthusiast seeking to learn the art of drag racing, students will learn from behind the wheel of a pair of Dodge//SRT high-performance vehicles, including the limited-production, 840-horsepower Challenger SRT Demon and the 717-horsepower Challenger Hellcat Widebody. The program is breaking new ground as the first of its kind to offer professional drag racing instruction to the public for the record-setting Challenger SRT Demon, which is no longer in production. The first two course [...]

2019-09-21T13:58:00-07:00September 21st, 2019|News|