Suárez 22nd in Sonoma


Road Course Race Runs With Only Two Cautions

Date: June 11th, 2022

Event: Toyota Save Mart 350 (Round 16 of 36)

Series: NASCAR Cup Series

Location: Sonoma Raceway (1.99-mile road course)

Format: 110 laps, broken into three stages (25 laps/30 laps/55 laps)

Start/Finish: 9th / 22nd (running, completed 110 of 110 laps)

Point Standing: 17th with 328 points


  • Trackhouse Racing driver Daniel Suárez finished 22nd in Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series road course race at Sonoma (Calif.) Speedway.
  • Suárez is four points outside playoff contention with 10 races remaining in the regular season.
  • There were just two cautions for six laps during Sunday’s 110-lap race.
  • The final caution saw the race restart with 15 laps remaining with Suárez in 22nd and driving on fresh tires. However, the Monterrey native could not gain significant positions in the closing laps.
  • Suárez started ninth but fell to 29th on the opening lap after a missed shift.
  • A caution at lap 51 of the 110-lap race enabled Suárez to restart seventh.
  • The Cup Series will enjoy its only off weekend of the season before returning to action June 25 at Nashville (Tenn.) Superspeedway.


Daniel Suárez, driver of the No. 99 Freeway Insurance Chevrolet Camaro for Trackhouse Racing:

“I put ourselves in a hole early and we just didn’t have the speed to overcome it today. We struggled finding rear grip today no matter what we tried. We’ll come back stronger.”