Daniel Suarez’s fourth Cup Collection workforce in 4 years is official.
Suarez will drive for Staff Trackhouse, a brand new Cup Collection workforce set to debut in 2021. The workforce is owned by former NASCAR driver Justin Marks and can have an alliance with Richard Childress Racing. Suarez’s automotive quantity subsequent season will probably be No. 99.
“The formation of a top-level NASCAR Cup Collection workforce has been a dream of mine for a very long time,” Marks mentioned in an announcement. “Loads of arduous work has transpired to get us up to now and I don’t assume we might’ve ended up with higher companions in RCR and Chevrolet and with a extra passionate and dedicated driver than Daniel Suárez. Daniel’s drive and starvation to get to the highest of this sport is palpable each time I’m in his presence. We’re constructing a workforce of winners and Daniel has delivered nearly each time he’s sat in race profitable tools. It’s my job now to place a automotive beneath him that may carry him to the very best echelon of the game.”
Suarez moved as much as the Cup Collection in 2017 after Carl Edwards’ abrupt retirement following the 2016 season. Suarez, the 2016 Xfinity Collection champion, spent two years at Joe Gibbs Racing earlier than he was jettisoned in favor of Martin Truex Jr.
Suarez then joined Stewart-Haas Racing however was solely with the workforce for the 2019 season. He’s pushed the 2020 season for the Gaunt Brothers within the underfunded No. 96 automotive.
The workforce’s alliance with RCR comes after RCR is shedding an allied workforce in Germain Racing. Germain is shutting down on the finish of the season and bought its constitution to Denny Hamlin and Michael Jordan. Hamlin and Jordan will discipline a workforce for Bubba Wallace in 2021.
Trackhouse additionally mentioned that it could begin STEM initiative to assist kids of colour and kids from underprivileged areas throughout the nation pursue science, know-how engineering and math careers.
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Nick Bromberg is a author for Yahoo Sports activities.
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