NASCAR driver Landon Cassill has signed a deal which will see his salary paid in bitcoin and litecoin.
Professional race car drives have gotten caught up in the cryptocurrency mania, accepting Bitcoin as a preferred payment method. Landon Cassil, a professional NASCAR driver for JD (NASDAQ:JD) Motorsports’ No. 4 Chevrolet, will be ditching FIAT in favor of bitcoin and litecoin payments.
Voyager Digital LTD, the crypto investment firm, will facilitate the payment as Landon is reportedly friends with Voyager’s CEO, Steve Ehrlich, with the driver admitting to checking his account “probably 100 times a day,” as per the NASCAR announcement. The Voyager paint scheme will additionally be featured on the No.4 car.