Charlotte, North Carolina, October 9, 2016.- Daniel Suarez finished in third place at Charlotte Motor Speedway, race with the first phase of the NASCAR Chase Xfinity Series was completed and moved as category leader.
ARRIS driver started from the fourth position and managed without taking big risks, knowing that he had his insured within eight that would advance to the next round place.
After remaining in the top-5 most of the competition, Suarez took an opportunity to preempt a place in the absence of a return, which went from fourth to third place. Joey Logano was the winner of the race.
Pilots who clinched their place in the Round of the last 8 of the NASCAR Chase Xfinity Series 2016 plus Daniel Suarez are: Elliott Sadler, Justin Allgaier, Erik Jones, Brendan Gaughan, Ryan Reed, Darrell Wallace Jr. and Blake Koch.
Mexico will have to fight them in Kansas, Texas and Phoenix to get their place in the grand finale in Homestead, Florida, where only the top four advance.
Daniel Suarez (# 19 ARRIS):
"I think it was a good race. I think the fact when the race started getting dark was good for some reason. Grip and balance of the car was improving. I felt good performance of the car in traffic and we were fighting very strong on the track. It was another very strong day and now we have to think about the next date. "
The following quote from Daniel Suarez will be on Saturday October 15 at Kansas Speedway.