Bob Bondurant school of driving closes amid bankruptcy filling

Bob Bondurant School of High Performance DrivingThe Bob Bondurant School of High Performance Driving closed its doors Monday, slightly more than a month after the school filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The news was confirmed by a spokesman for the school. A call to the school’s president and CEO, Patricia Bondurant, was not immediately returned. There was no immediate word on…

McLaren and Alonso returning to Indy 500 in 2019

Fernando AlonsoSpanish racing driver Fernando Alonso is in the hunt for motorsport’s coveted Triple Crown, and that means he’ll return to the Indianapolis 500 in 2019. The race is scheduled for May 26. McLaren and Alonso made the announcement on Saturday. The Triple Crown consists of a win at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Monaco Grand Prix, and Indy 500. Alonso has…

Dubai police begin to test hoverbike patrol units

Dubai police test Hoversurf hover bikeIt seems like the Dubai police department wants all the toys. It already has a fleet of mesmerizing supercar patrol cars, and now it has begun to test hoverbikes. Like something straight out of a science-fiction film, the hoverbikes are vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) vehicles with four rotors and an electric powertrain. CNN reported last…