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Team: Joe Gibbs Racing-18-NXS
Age / DOB:  (22) / 1/7/1992

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Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) announced that veteran crew chief Jerry Baxter will move over to call the shots for the back-to-back reigning NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Owner’s Champion No. 51 team.
Baxter joined KBM at the beginning of 2013 and served as crew chief for the No. 54 Tundra team with Darrell Wallace Jr. the last two seasons. "Jerry came to KBM with a history of success working with young drivers and Darrell thrived under his tutelage the last two seasons," said (team owner Kyle) Busch. "Now, he’ll get the chance to mentor Daniel (Suarez) and Matt (Tifft) -- two more young guys with a lot of potential." Dec 12 - 9:48 AM

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Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) announces today crew chief assignments for each of its three 2015 NASCAR XFINITY Series teams.

JGR's 2015 NASCAR XFINITY Series Crew Chief lineup: Eric Phillips, No. 18 Toyota driven by Daniel Suarez; Chris Gayle, No. 54 Toyota driven by multiple drivers and Mike Wheeler, No. 20 Toyota driven by multiple drivers. Said J.D. Gibbs, president of Joe Gibbs Racing: "Mike Wheeler has been a vital part of our success with Denny (Hamlin) on the Cup side and we're excited that he will have a chance to be a crew chief. It is a similar transition to the one we made with Chris Gayle a couple of years ago, and Chris will remain with us, but move over to the 54 Toyota with Kyle (Busch). We're also excited to have Eric Phillips join our operations from Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) to work with Daniel Suarez next season."-Joe Gibbs Racing
Dec 4 - 9:52 PM

Daniel Suárez finishes sixth in Sunday's NASCAR Mexico Toyota Series race at the Autodromo Miguel E. Abed (Puebla, Mexico).

He started the No. 3 TELCEL Toyota on the pole for the Ficrea 240, the fifth event in the five-race Desafio to determine the NMTS Champion. Suarez led the most laps (34 of 127 run). One of the 12 playoff eligible drivers, he closed out the 2014 season sixth in the NMTS point standings.
Nov 10 - 12:50 PM

Daniel Suárez is hoping to leave the NASCAR Mexico Toyota Series on a positive note.

The 22-year-old NASCAR Next alumnus, set to race in the NASCAR XFINITY Series full-time in 2015 for Joe Gibbs Racing, won the pole ahead of Sunday's Toyota Series finale, the Ficrea 240 at the Autódromo Miguel E. Abed. Suárez's lap of 37.732 seconds (119.262 mph) around the 1.25-mile paved oval broke the previous track record (38.054 seconds / 117.566 mph) established earlier this season by Irwin Vences. It is the fourth pole award on the season for the Monterrey native, 13th of his career and first at Puebla.
Nov 9 - 1:55 PM

Daniel Suárez finishes 28th in Sunday's NASCAR Mexico Toyota Series race at the Súper Óvalo Chiapas (Tuxtla Gutiérrez).

He started the No. 3 TELCEL Toyota second on the grid for the RedCo 240, the fourth event in the five-race Desafio to determine the NMTS Champion. Suarez led eight laps in the race. He completed 159 of the 182 laps and is ranked sixth in the standings among the 12 playoff eligible drivers after this race.
Oct 20 - 7:46 PM

Win-Tron Racing and Joe Gibbs Racing announced today that Monterrey, Mexico native Daniel Suarez will drive the No. 35 ARRIS Toyota Tundra next weekend at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway in the freds’ 250 powered by Coca-Cola.

Suarez, currently competing full time for Escuderia TELMEX in the NASCAR Mexico Toyota Series, will utilize his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) debut to adequately prepare him for restrictor-plate racing, ahead of his upcoming full-time campaign in the NASCAR XFINITY (now known as Nationwide) Series next year. Suarez, a product of the NASCAR Drive for Diversity program, will also make select starts in the NCWTS in 2015.
Oct 10 - 3:17 PM

Daniel Suárez entered the Aguascalientes 240 in an unfamiliar position in the standings, outside the top spot, but left the Autódromo Internacional de Aguascalientes just a few tallies behind the points leader.

He survived a caution-heavy event en route to his 10th career NASCAR Mexico Toyota Series victory. Suárez took the lead from current NASCAR Next driver Rubén García Jr. on the restart of a green-white-checkered finish and held off Telcel teammate and current points leader Abraham Calderón for his first career victory at Aguascalientes. The 22-year-old from Monterrey had finished second in three of his first nine career starts at the .875-mile track.
Oct 5 - 5:27 PM

Daniel Suarez was credited with a 22nd place DNF in Friday night's NASCAR K&N Pro Series-East race at Dover (DE) International Speedway.

He started the No. 6 Sunoco Toyota 10th on the grid for the Drive Sober 150. He made it to lap 133 of the 150 lap event before exiting the event (accident). Suarez, who made 13 of 16 races on the schedule, closed out the 2014 season 17th in the K&N Pro Series-East point standings.
Sep 27 - 9:00 AM

Daniel Suárez (No. 6 Rev Racing Toyota) has three wins, 12 top fives and 22 top 10s in 42 career K&N Pro Series East starts.

Won the first two races of the year at New Smyrna Speedway and Daytona International Speedway. Made his NASCAR Nationwide Series debut at Richmond on April 25. Will run full-time in the NASCAR Nationwide Series in 2015 with Joe Gibbs Racing. Also runs full-time in the NASCAR Mexico Toyota Series and is in fifth place in the championship standings. Is an alumnus of the NASCAR Next program that spotlights young talent in the sport.
Sep 23 - 1:26 PM

Daniel Suárez finishes 23rd in Sunday's NASCAR Mexico Toyota Series race at Autódromo Potosino in San Luis Potosi, Mexico.

He started the No. 3 TELCEL Toyota 2nd on the grid for the Potosina 200, the second event in the five-race Desafio to determine the NMTS Champion. Suarez led nine laps in the race but had a problem and finished the race four laps down to the leaders. He is ranked 5th in the standings among the 12 playoff eligible drivers after this race.
Sep 22 - 8:30 PM

Daniel Suarez (No. 66 ARRIS Toyota) is at the top of the speed chart in the final practice leading to the ARCA Racing Series ZLOOP 150 at Kentucky Speedway.

The lap of 172.717 mph was the fastest of the 34 cars out on the track for this session. No. 25 Justin Boston, No. 69 Will Kimmel, No. 72 Brandon Gdovic and No. 60 Kyle Weatherman are the rest of the top five and No. 00 Wayne Peterson was the slowest.
Sep 19 - 3:08 PM

Daniel Suarez joins RAB Racing (No. 29 ARRIS Toyota Camry) for only his second career Nationwide Series start and first at Chicagoland.

Suarez, though, has kept busy in 2014. The Monterrey, Mexico native is currently competing full time for Escuderia TELMEX in the NASCAR Mexico Toyota Series, where he leads that series, and also competes in the NASCAR Drive for Diversity Rev Racing Team in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East. He has four wins and six top-five finishes in 11 starts in the NASCAR Toyota Series and has added two wins, four top-five and seven top-10 finishes this season in 12 K&N Pro Series starts. Suarez made his NASCAR Nationwide Series debut with Joe Gibbs Racing earlier this season at Richmond International Raceway with a 19th-place finish.-RAB Racing
Sep 10 - 7:14 PM

Daniel Suárez finishes 7th in Sunday's NASCAR Mexico Toyota Series race at the El Dorado Speedway in Chihuahua, Mexico and leads the championship.

He started the No. 3 TELCEL Toyota 7th on the grid for the Chihuahua 240, the first event in the five-race Desafio to determine the NMTS Champion. Suarez let the most laps (79 of the 245 run) in the race. He is currently the leader in the standings among the 12 playoff eligible drivers. Suarez leads Ruben Pardo by one point heading into the September 21st Potosina 200 at Autódromo Potosino in San Luis Potosi, Mexico.
Sep 8 - 9:04 PM

Beginning on Sept. 7, 12 drivers will compete in the five-race (Desafío) battle to decide the 2014 NASCAR Mexico Toyota Series champion.

The top 10 drivers in the championship points standings plus two wild cards -- drivers outside the top 10 who earned a victory during the regular season -- had their points reset to 1000 after the Puebla 240. NASCAR Next alum and current Drive for Diversity pilot with Rev Racing in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East Daniel Suárez (No. 3 Telcel Toyota) will be atop the standings when the Desafío kicks off in Chihuahua, Mexico. He opened the season with a victory in Phoenix International Raceway, picking up three additional victories in Súper Óvalo Chiapas, Autódromo Monterrey and Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez in Mexico City to earn 12 bonus points.-NASCAR Media
Aug 26 - 12:51 PM

Daniel Suárez finishes 18th in Sunday's NASCAR Mexico Toyota Series race at the Autódromo Miguel E. Abed in Puebla, Mexico.

He started the No. 3 TELCEL Toyota 7th on the grid for the Puebla 240. He is currently the leader in the 2014 NMTS point standings after this event.
Aug 19 - 10:00 AM