Suárez 25th at Bristol Dirt Race


Tough Night on the Dirt for both Trackhouse Chevrolets

Date: April 9th, 2023

Event: Food City Dirt Race (Round 8 of 36)

Series: NASCAR Cup Series

Location: Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway (.533-mile, dirt oval)

Format: 250 laps, broken into three stages (75 laps/75 laps/100 laps)

Start/Finish: 34th / 25th (completed 250 of 250 laps)

Point Standing: 19th with 170 points


  • Trackhouse Racing driver Daniel Suárez finished 25th in Sunday’s third annual NASCAR Cup Series dirt race at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway.
  • The results put Suárez 19th in the 2023 point standings.
  • Both Trackhouse drivers lost several positions in a last lap accident that saw Suárez drop from 18th to 25th when he was spun by another car.
  • Saturday’s heat race left Suárez with a 34th starting spots on Sunday. The Monterrey native struggled to pass cars on the crowded half-mile track finishing 29th in the first stage.
  • In the second stage, Suárez spun on lap 97 then pitted during a caution for repairs before quickly returning to the track to finish 25th.
  • The next race is Sunday, April 16 on FS1 at 3 p.m. EDT at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway.


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

“That was a tough race for everyone. I think I could have spun out at any place I wanted to out there. We made adjustments, but could not get our car the way we needed it to pass a lot of cars.”