Dan Carcia is a next-generation Piston Cup racer that races for team Gask-Its. Before a racing event that took place at the Rustbelt Raceway, Dan replaced Rex Revler as the new Gask-Its racer, He is a Next-Gen 2017 Race Car SA-3
Dan competes in the 2016 Piston Cup season in Cars 3. He enters the season as a mid-season replacement for the previous Gask-Its racer, Rex Revler. He starts his career with a 3rd place finish at the Rustbelt Raceway behind J.P. Drive. In the Florida 500, the first race of the 2017 Piston Cup season, he starts in 16th place. After the multi-car wreck caused by Cam Spinner, Dan restarts in 16th place again behind Spikey Fillups. He stays in that position for the remainder of the race and even finishes the race in 16th place.
- He is named after Cars 3 global technology engineer and light speed technical director Daniel Garcia.