SIOUX FALLS, S.D., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carsforsale.com is proud to announce that their sponsored driver, Landon Cassill, has qualified for the 56(th )Annual Daytona 500. Cassill will be starting the race in Position 18, which places him in Row 9. Following a recent partnership, Cassill will be driving the No. 40 Carsforsale.com Car this Sunday in The Great American Race.
Cassill, who drives for Hillman Racing Team, qualified for the Daytona 500 following Thursday night's Duel 2 Qualifying Race. The No. 40 Carsforsale.com Chevrolet SS finished 9(th) in Duel 2, which granted them an automatic bid in Sunday's Starting Lineup. Cassill, who was struck by a car while riding his bicycle on Saturday, was medically cleared on Sunday to participate in NASCAR's Daytona Speedweeks.
"It's just huge for us," explained Cassill, "Carsforsale.com jumped on board to help us out for this weekend. We've got a big deal that we're working on and good people that we're talking to. This positive accomplishment is going to help tremendously. The team is pumped up, and I'm really proud of them."
"We are incredibly proud and thrilled for Landon," said Sean Coffman, Owner and CEO of Carsforsale.com, "It is an honor to support a local driver from the Midwest, and we couldn't be happier for him. We hope our Dealer Family has enjoyed these recent efforts to reach an even larger audience of car enthusiasts. We are all anxious for a fun and safe weekend for NASCAR fans, and the whole Carsforsale.com Team will be cheering for Landon. Best of luck to the Hillman Racing Team and the No. 40 Carsforsale.com Car!"
Founded in 1999, Carsforsale.com is one of the fastest-growing automotive websites on the Internet. Carsforsale.com provides means for individuals to connect with buyers and sell their car for free. In addition, Carsforsale.com provides an extensive suite of tools to over 16,500 car dealers across the country.
Landon Cassill is a 24-year-old American stock car driver from Cedar Rapids, Iowa. In 2008, Cassill won the NASCAR Nationwide Series Rookie of the Year. On March 23(rd), 2013, Cassill broke the track record at the world-famous Gresham Motorsports Park Track.
Cassill will drive the No. 40 Carforsale.com Car at the Daytona 500 of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series on Sunday, February 23(rd), 2014. The event is scheduled to begin at 2:00 PM CST. You can follow the action via television on FOX, or by radio on Channel MRN.
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Carsforsale.com® was created in 1999 and is headquartered in Sioux Falls, SD. Carsforsale.com is one of the fastest-growing and most popular automotive classified websites on the Internet. Carsforsale.com offers a fast and efficient solution to connect buyers with sellers of automotive vehicles. Carsforsale.com reaches millions of unique visitors each month, and is a privately held company. Carsforsale.com provides a full suite of services for car dealers, including: custom websites, customer relationship management, inventory management, lead management, mobile applications, mobile websites, printable features, reporting, statistics, and more. For more, please visit Carsforsale.com's website, or call (866) 401-9778.