About Landon

imageFor the 2014 season Landon is currently racing the #40 Chevrolet SS for the Hillman-Circle Sport LLC. team. As of March 23, 2013 Landon broke the track record at the famous Gresham Motorsports Park track. Driving the Generation 6 test car for the Ganassi Race team. Landon also pilots the #01 Flex Seal Chevrolet for JDMotorsports in the NASCAR Nationwide Series.

Landon is the 2008 NASCAR Nationwide Series Rookie of the Year. Landon has been the lead Research and Development driver for Hendrick Motorsports for 5 years. The first year of the new COT car, HMS won the championship with Landon’s testing help.

The 24 year old grew up in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and calls Hawkeye Downs his home track.
He now lives in Charlotte, NC. with his new wife. Landon is a media and fan favorite for his likable personality and light-hearted spirit. Landon spends his time off the racetrack playing rounds of mini-golf, working out, iracing, and listening to many types of music.