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Team: JD Mtrsprts w/Gary Keller-01-NXS
Age / DOB:  (25) / 7/7/1989
Ht / Wt:  5'7 / 145

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Landon Cassill finished 19th in last fall’s Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500. That result tied for his best-ever race with a fall effort in 2012.
Equally important, Cassill finished on the lead lap in the spring as well, which was the first time he was able to score back-to-back complete races on this track. Mar 26 - 10:49 AM

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Landon Cassill finishes 21st in Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Auto Club Speedway.

He started the No. 01 Bubba Burger Chevrolet Camaro 24th on the grid for the Drive4Clots.com 300. He completed 149 laps of the 150 lap race. He moved up one spot to 18th in the 2015 XFINITY Series championship standings after this event.
Mar 21 - 8:50 PM

If Landon Cassill can finish on the same lap as the leaders this week at Auto Club, he will have his best overall effort since 2011 when he raced for James Finch.

That season, he finished on the lead lap at Auto Club and in one of Michigan’s two races. He scored a 24th in California and a 12th on the Upper Midwestern track. Last year he was only one lap off the pace in the Auto Club 400 and scored another respectable 25th while driving for his current No. 40 team.
Mar 18 - 10:55 AM

Landon Cassill was credited with a 37th place DNF in Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Phoenix International Raceway.

He started the No. 01 GK Services Chevrolet Camaro 22nd on the grid for the Axalta 200. He made it to lap 91 of the 200 lap event before exiting the race (Accident). He dropped four spots to 19th in the 2015 XFINITY Series championship standings.
Mar 14 - 9:48 PM

After experiencing back-to-back engine failures in the first two races of the season, Landon Cassill was grateful to see the checkers at Las Vegas. He finished six laps off the pace, but was running at the end in 35th.

Last year, Cassill blew an engine at Texas in the fall, but he came to Phoenix and kept his car running. He sustained some crash damage, but was ultimately scored a 29th-place finish, which put him in the top two-thirds of the order.
Mar 11 - 3:36 PM

Landon Cassill finishes 20th in Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

He started the No. 01 G&K Services Chevrolet Camaro 22nd on the grid for the Boyd Gaming 300. He completed 198 laps of the 200 lap race. Cassill moved up three spots to 15th in the 2015 XFINITY Series championship standings.
Mar 8 - 12:42 PM

Landon Cassill has blown engines in back-to-back races on similarly-configured, 1.5-mile tracks. He retired on lap 134 of the AAA Texas 500 last fall and lap 92 of the Folds of Honor Quik Trip 500 last week at Atlanta.

Teams have to press the envelope to find the line and Cassill’s three previous results on this track type ended in the 20s. Give the No. 40 team another race or two on unrestricted, intermediate speedways to work out the bugs and then consider starting them as a dark horse.
Mar 4 - 1:16 PM

Landon Cassill finishes 17th in Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

He started the No. 01 Flex Seal Chevrolet Camaro 27th on the grid for the Hisense 250. He completed 161 laps of the 163 lap race. He is currently 18th in the 2015 XFINITY Series championship standings.
Mar 1 - 11:52 AM

Landon Cassill was occasionally a good value on similarly-configured, 1.5-mile tracks last year, but he could also be uneven. He failed to qualify in his first attempt at Las Vegas and then had results ranging from 21st to 43rd in the next nine races.

Two of his strongest runs came in the last three races on this track type. He finished 21st at Kansas in the fall and 23rd at Charlotte. His last attempt ended in a DNF and last-place finish, however, so he should be approached with some caution.
Feb 25 - 9:31 AM

There are always several great bargains on the restrictor-plate, superspeedways and Landon Cassill is one of these drivers. In 2014, he finished fourth in the fall Talladega race and scored two more top-15s in the remaining three events on this track type.

Cassill should also be considered on short tracks. Two of his six best results in 2014 came at Martinsville (19th) and Bristol (22nd), which made him a good salary cap value at his level.
Feb 10 - 9:55 AM

JD Motorsports plans to field three XFINITY Series teams for 2015 – one for team veteran driver Landon Cassill and others for newcomers Ross Chastain and Harrison Rhodes.

Cassill will return to the No. 01 Chevrolet, while Chastain will drive the No. 4. Rhodes will be in the No. 0 Chevy. Cassill returns to run the full schedule for JD Motorsports with sponsorship from G&K Services. Veteran Dave Fuge is back as Cassill’s crew chief.
Jan 30 - 2:54 PM

G&K Services will return in 2015 as a full-time associate sponsor with multiple primary sponsorship in select markets with driver Landon Cassill and the JD Motorsports with Gary Keller team.

The 2015 season will be G&K's sixth with JD Motorsports, making their partnership one of the steadiest and most enduring in the newly named XFINITY Series. Cassill, who also ran the full Sprint Cup schedule in '14, finished 12th in the Nationwide (now XFINITY) driver standings. He was 10th in points for several weeks in the middle of the season despite racing against much heavier-funded teams with connections to Cup racing.(JD Motorsports)-jayski.com
Tue, Dec 16, 2014 09:44:00 PM

Landon Cassill was credited with a 35th place DNF in Saturday night's NASCAR Nationwide Series season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

He started the No. 01 Flex Seal Chevrolet Camaro 23rd on the grid for the Ford EcoBoost 300. He made it to lap 190 of the 206 lap event before exiting the race (Engine). He closed out the season 12th in the 2014 Nationwide Series championship standings.
Mon, Nov 17, 2014 09:50:00 PM

Landon Cassill could wind up being a solid value at Homestead this week. He finished 27th in the 2012 edition of the Ford 400 and was 33rd last year, while he has also shown strength periodically at the end 2014.

Cassill had three results in the high teens and low 20s surrounding a fourth at Talladega. He sustained crash damage at Texas, but rebounded to score a top-30 at Phoenix. He could wind up with another result in the high 20s, which would make him a good value at his level.
Fri, Nov 14, 2014 08:58:00 AM

Landon Cassill was credited with a 32nd place DNF in Saturday's NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Phoenix International Raceway.

He started the No. 01 FlexSeal Chevrolet Camaro 18th on the grid for the DAV 200 Honoring America's Veterans. He made it to lap 81 of the 206 lap event before exiting the race (Accident). He is currently 12th in the 2014 Nationwide Series championship standings after the event.
Sun, Nov 9, 2014 10:29:00 AM