Jan. 7, 1992
Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
Huntersville, North Carolina
Wherever Daniel Suárez has raced on his way to competing in the elite Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, the 27-year-old driver from Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico has won. From go-karts to the NASCAR PEAK Mexico Series to the NASCAR K&N Pro Series to the NASCAR Truck Series to the NASCAR Xfinity Series, Suárez has proven his mettle by winning.
After marching to the 2016 Xfinity Series championship in a breakthrough season that saw Suárez become the first Mexican-born driver to win a NASCAR national series race, Suárez was thrust into the NASCAR Cup Series in 2017. In two seasons with Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR), Suárez made 72 starts. He tallied 21 top-10 finishes with a best result of second on July 29, 2018 at Pocono (Pa.) Raceway, a race where Suárez led the field after securing his first career NASCAR Cup Series pole a day earlier.
But Suárez is used to winning, and he has constantly parlayed success to advance his career. It’s why he transitioned to Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) in 2019, taking over the No. 41 Haas Automation/ARRIS Ford Mustang led by veteran crew chief Billy Scott.
“To have the opportunity to join a top-caliber operation in Stewart-Haas Racing with great bosses in Tony Stewart and Gene Haas, an experienced crew chief in Billy Scott,