Photo: Landon Cassill to drive car honor 55 years of Burger King’s Whopper

The Burger King’s Whopper is celebrating its 55th birthday this year. Thus it should come as no surprise that BK Racing will run a special paint scheme “Celebrating 55 years…of the WHOPPER® Sandwich.”

“This is a really cool looking car,” Cassill said. “All the guys at BK Racing and I have had our fair share of Whoppers, so we’re really excited to help celebrate the 55th birthday. We’ve done a bunch of appearances at Burger Kings this season. I know this, there are tons of race fans out there that love Whoppers, that’s for sure. I think they’re going to really like this paint scheme.”

The WHOPPER® was introduced to America in 1957 and sold for 37 cents. As part of the celebration for the iconic sandwich, Burger King guests nationwide can now enjoy two, limited-time menu items in commemorative retro-style anniversary packaging: Wisconsin White Cheddar WHOPPER® Sandwich, and ANGRY WHOPPER® Sandwich.

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