Suárez Secures Top-20 in Richmond


No. 99 CommScope Chevrolet Struggles with Balance, Handling Issues.

Date: August 14th, 2022

Event: Federated Auto Parts 400 (Round 24 of 36)

Series: NASCAR Cup Series

Location: Richmond (Va.) Raceway (1.75-mile oval)

Format: 400 laps, broken into three stages (70 laps/160 laps/170 laps)

Start/Finish: 24th / 19th (running, completed 398 of 400 laps)

Point Standing: 13th with 574 points


  • Trackhouse Racing driver Daniel Suárez finished 19th in Sunday’s 400-mile NASCAR Cup Series race at Richmond (Va.) Raceway.
  • Suárez is 13th in the season standings after 24 of 36 races.
  • Both Trackhouse Chevrolets struggled with handling on the .75-mile, D-shaped oval each finishing two laps behind the leaders. Only 11 cars finished on the lead lap.
  • Suárez started 24th and held his position in the opening stage telling the crew his car wouldn’t turn in the center of the turns. He finished 21st in the first stage and 26th in the second stage falling down a lap to the leaders.
  • The NASCAR Cup Series returns to action Sunday at Watkins Glen (N.Y.) International.


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

“That was a rough day for us. We just couldn’t get our car to turn in the corners. We kept working at it, and got it better late in the race. Richmond has been a tough place for us this year.”