Pat Bondurant the wife of racing legend Bob Bondurant discusses the revival of the Bondurant Method of Driving after a handful of set backs.
Pat Bondurant the wife of racing legend Bob Bondurant and the financial wizard behind the Bondurant Racing School discusses the revival of the Bondurant Method of Driving and the future of the driving school in our interview. Mrs. Bondurant might not be a familiar name to individuals who are not familiar with racing, but anyone who knows anything about NASCAR, Formula-1 and all the other races out there know who Mr. Bondurant is as he trained everyone from Christian Bale, Clint Eastwood, Tom Cruise, Nicolas Cage, Paul Newman, Gene Hackman and anyone taking on a movie role or becoming a professional race car driver.
Did we forget to mention that he is an EIGHT Time Hall of Fame inductee, a National Corvette Champion, aLe Mans Class Winner, he was the most winning driver on Carroll Shelby’s team, racing the famed Cobras and GT40 and list of other accolades that if we listed them here, we would never get to the the interview.
The old adage is true behind every man is a good woman and Mrs. Bondurant is a good woman with the financial know-how to be the brains of the operation.
Mrs. Bondurant is working now to secure new partners to be a part of the unmatched history of the Bondurant brand and copyrighted teaching methodology, with new plans to relaunch the world’s #1 racing school. She has never shied away from a challenge on or off the track and has big plans for “The Bondurant Method” which is known worldwide as the #1 training methodology for professional drivers, movie stars, military, and law enforcement.
We had a great conversation about dream machines, muscle cars and how they had the foresight to see the Asian market with cars in being the first to train drivers with the Datsun 240 Z.
Mrs. Bondurant mentions briefly how the previous incarnation of the business faced attempts of hostile takeovers, name jacking, issues with her son and without going into too much detail because of legal issues how they fought to keep not only their name but the Bondurant legacy in tact within the immediate family.
To find out more about what car Mrs. Bondurant drives to Costco check out the interview.