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38 Facts About Lando Norris

Lando Norris

Lando Norris started karting at age 7, and in his first race, he achieved the pole position. Since then, he has left a trail of outstanding successes which point to him potentially becoming one of the “greats” in the future.

To help you get to know this remarkable driver, we have compiled a list of 38 facts about him personally, his career, the important people in his life, and his personal life. If McLaren had provided him with a more competitive car, Lando would have achieved great things in the last 3 years.

Read on to discover all the facts you may not know about this remarkable young talent.

1. Lando’s Age

Lando Norris was born on November 13, 1999, making him 24 this year. He has a British dad (Adam Norris) and a Belgium Mum (Cisca Norris.)

In his short lifetime, he has had an incredible number of achievements. These include the following championship titles.

YearChampionship Won
’14Karting World Championship
’15MSA Formula
’16Toyota Racing Series
’16Formula Renault 2.0 NEC
’16Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0
’17FIA F3 European Championship

2. Lando’s Height

Lando Norris is 1,7 m tall, which makes him the second shortest F1 driver on the grid.

All the drivers’ heights are listed below.

NameHeight (meters)
Esteban Ocon1.86
Carlos Sainz1.78
Daniel Ricciardo1.80
George Russell1.85
Guanyu Zhou1.75
Sergio Perez1.73
Lance Stroll1.82
Charles Leclerc1.80
Yuki Tsunoda1.59
Alex Albon1.86
Mick Schumacher1.76
Logan Sargeant1.81
Hulkenberg1.84
Kevin Magnusson1.76
Max Verstappen1.81
Pierre Gasly1.77
Valtteri Bottas1.73
Fernando Alonso1.71
Lando Norris1.70
Nyck De Vries1.67

3. Lando’s Contract

McLaren-2023-F1-Driver-Line-UpMcLaren

In 2022 Lando re-signed with McLaren on a multiyear deal lasting until 2025.

There has been speculation that he will switch to Red Bull if McLaren cannot produce a competitive car in the 2023 and 2024 seasons.

“I think they (Red Bull) should be going hard to try and buy Lando Norris.”

Karun Chandhok

On the Sky Sports F1 season review, Karun Chandhok said: “I think they (Red Bull) should be going hard to try and buy Lando Norris.”

4. Lando’s Net Worth

Lando Norris’s net worth is between $12 million and $25 million.

The is sponsored by the following companies.

    • McLaren
    • Bell Helmets
    • Wearegrip
    • ADD Management
    • PAP

    Lando’s dad is reputed to be one of the UK’s 501st richest people.

    5. Lando’s Salary

    In Lando’s amended contract, he earns $20.0 million per year.

    6. Lando’s Helmet

    He partners with MDM Designs for his helmet designs.

    Lando Norris is very creative and provides a lot of input into his helmet designs.

    7. Lando’s Merch                                        

    Lando Norris has the full range of merch at the McLaren store.

      • The Lando Silverstone Collection includes sunglasses, caps, hoodies, and T-Shirts, Link.
      • The LN4 Neon Collection includes sunglasses, caps, hoodies, and T-Shirts, link.
      • Hoodies and jumpers – Link.
      • T-Shirts and polos – Link.
      • Headwear – Link.
      • Teamwear – Link.
      • Fanwear – Link.

      More affordable merch is available at Amazon – Link.

      8. Where Is Lando From?

      Lando Norris holds both British and Belgium passports.

      His schooling was at the Millfield School in Street, Somerset. He left school before completing his GCSEs.

      After this, he was homeschooled, where he studied physics and mathematics with a full-time personal tutor.

      The family eventually moved to Glastonbury, where Lando entered school as a day pupil.

      When he started racing with McLaren, he moved to Woking near the McLaren headquarters.

      He now lives in Monaco to enjoy the tax benefits.

      9. Lando’s House

      Lando lives in Monaco, and in 2020, he gave Sky Sports a tour of his house.

      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bwja4RuUsdk.

      10. Lando’s Parents

      Lando Norris parentsLando’s parents

      Lando has a British dad (Adam Norris) and a Belgium Mum. Because of their different nationalities, Lando enjoys dual nationalities between Britain and Belgium.

      Lando’s dad, Adam, achieved his wealth in the pensions industry, where he is said to be the 501st wealthiest person in the country.

      He is passionate about making a difference in the climate, and in 2019, he started Pure Electric Ltd, which supplies electric scooters.

      11. Does Lando Have Any Siblings?

      Cisca NorrisCisca Norris

      Lando  has two sisters, Cisca and Flo, and an older brother (Oliver.)

      Flo is twenty years old and is a competitive horse rider.

      Flo NorrisFlo Norris

      Oliver was a competitive kart racer who drove between 2008 and 2014.

      While he may not have had the karting success of his brother, Oliver Norris, he did record two podium finishes, with both 3rd place finishes coming in 2012 and 2013.

      12. Lando Norris’s Girlfriend

      Lao Norris Luisinha Oliveir1Luisinha Oliveir

      Until September 2022, Lando was in a relationship with Portuguese model Luisinha Oliveir. The split happened when Lando was caught inviting another model on a date to McDonald’s.

      Luisinha OliveirLuisinha Oliveir

      There has been no news about Lando having another relationship after Louisiana.

      13. Does Lando Have Social Media Accounts?

      Lando is on social media and also displays his passion for photography on social media.

      Lando Norris Twitch Stream

      Lando Norris’s twitch stream can be found at the following link.

      Lando Norris Twitter

      Lando Norris’s Twitter account address is at the following link.

      Lando Norris Instagram

      Lando’s Instagram account address is at the following Link.

      14. Lando Norris Miami Helmet

      Lando Norris Miami Helmet

      Lando’s Miami Helmet

      Lando wore a unique helmet during the Miami Grand Prix, which was styled in the colors and shape of a basketball.

      15. Lando Norris Mini Helmet

      Lando Norris helmetLando  helmet

      ½ scale replica helmets worn by Lando  are available from Amazon – Link

      16. Lando Norris Wallpaper

      Lando’s and McLaren wallpaper is available at the following McLaren link.

      17. Lando Norris Car

      Lando Norris Rolls RoyceLando’s Rolls Royce

      Lando’s car collection includes an eclectic collection of high-end vehicles, including the following.

      Luxury carsPrice
      Audi Q8  $155,000
      Land Rover Defender $190,000
      McLaren GT$215,000
      McLaren 570 GT$204,599
      McLaren 720S$301,000
      Jaguar F-TYPE $220,000
      Ferrari F8 $590,000
      Mercedes-Benz AMG  $790,000
      Lamborghini Aventador $1,000,000
      Rolls-Royce Wraith $1,000,000
      Pagani Zonda R (Rumored)$2,000,000

      18. Lando Norris’s Dad

      Lando’s dad, Adam, achieved his wealth in the pensions industry and is said to be the 501st wealthiest person in the country.

      He is passionate about making a difference in the climate, and in 2019 he started Pure Electric Ltd, which supplies electric scooters.

      19. Lando Norris Podiums

      Lando Norris Podium

      Lando Podium

      In his F1 career, Lando has managed 5 podiums.

      The number of podiums does not reflect Lando’s skill level. Unfortunately, he has been let down by the McLaren F1 car he drives.

      His podiums are listed below.

      Grand PrixCircuitPos
      2022Emilia-Romagna3
      2021Italy/Monza2
      2021Austria/ Spielberg3
      2021Monaco3
      2021Emilia-Romagna/ Imola3
      2020Austria/ Spielberg3

      20. Lando Norris Hat

      Lando’s  hats can be purchased at the following link.

      21. Lando Norris Karting

      lando-norris
      KSP Agency

      Lando started his karting career when he was only seven years old.

      • In his first race, he claimed the pole position.
      • In 2013 Lando started to compete in the KF-Junior karting series.
      • In 2014 he won the CIK FIA European Championship.
      • In 2014 he also won the International Super Cup and the WSK Euro Series.
      • In 2015 he won the CIK-FIA KF World Championship. At this time, he was driving for Ricky Flynn Motorsport.
      • This achievement made him the youngest karting world champion.

      22. Lando Norris Number

      Lando Norris Number 4Lando Norris Number 4

      Lando races under the number four (4)

      Lando claims he only races under the number 4 is because it fits in neatly with the hashtag #L4NDO.

      He has not used the number throughout his career.

      Lando is, however, a fan of the MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi, As Valentino races under the number 46. Lando considered using 46 as his number but did not want to be a copycat.

      23. Lando Norris Wins

      Lando has never won an F race. His best result was at the 202 Italian GrandPrix at Monza, where he achieved second place.

      24. Lando Norris’s Birthday

      Lando’s birthday is on November 13.

      25. How Old Is Lando Norris?

      Lando turns 24 this year.

      26. Lando Norris Family

      Lando’s immediate family consists of the following members.

      DadAdam Norris
      MumCisca Norris
      BrotherOliver
      Lando 
      SisterCisca
      SisterFlo

      27. Lando Norris F1

      In 2019 Lando was promoted to a full-time driver, where he partnered with Carlos Sainz.

      Between 2020 and 2022, he recorded six podium finishes.

      28.Lando Norris McLaren

      McLaren-2023-F1-Driver-Line-Up

       

      Lando signed onto the McLaren junior drivers program in 2017, and at the time, team principal Zach Brown said that Lando was an exciting prospect.

      Lando tested in the mid-season test session and recorded the second-highest lap time at the Red Bull Hungaroring on the second test day.

      In 2018 Lando became the official test and reserve driver for the McLaren team.

      In 2019 Lando was promoted to a full-time driver, where he partnered with Carlos Sainz.

      29. Lando Norris Number

      Lando races under the number four (4), which combines well with the hashtag #L4ndo

      30. Lando Norris Podiums

      Lando has achieved six (6) podiums.

      31. Lando Norris Memes

      Lando has become the subject of several funny memes; examples are below.

      Lando Norris Meme

      Lando Norris Meme

      Lando Norris Meme

      32. James Corden Daniel Ricciardo Lando Norris

      James Cordon participated in a hilarious skit where he had apparently taken over the McLaren racing team. Lando Norris and Daniel Riccardo played along in great spirit.

      33. Lando Norris Sister

      Lando Norris has two sisters, Cisca and Flo.

      Flo is twenty years old and is a competitive horse rider.

      34. How To Meet Lando Norris?

      Lando is managed by ADD Management.

      They can be reached at this link. The agency’s website is reached at the following link.

      36. Lando Norris Robbed Video

      While leaving the Wembley stadium after the Euro 2020 finals between England and Italy, Norris lost his $75,000 Richard Mille prototype watch in a mugging and robbery.

      37. Sunglasses

      Lando Norris sunglassesLando Norris sunglasses

      Limited edition Sing Gid Zephyr sunglasses were designed in collaboration with Lando – Link.

      Conclusion

      If McLaren can get its act together and provide a competitive F1 car to Lando, he has the potential to race at the front of the grid.

      Failing this, after Lewi Hamilton retires from Mercedes, there are rumors that Lando is the preferred candidate.

      References

      F1 2023 Drivers’ Height And Weight (f1worldwide.com)

      2023 F1 Driver Line Up – F1Worldwide.co

      https://f1worldwide.com/38-facts-about-lando-norris/

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