Andy Lally will not race at Matinsville

Much like last years eventual NASCAR Sprint Cup Rookie of the Year, this year’s will not race in all of the events. TRG racing group has withdrawn the #77 car which was to be driven by Andy Lally.

Lally had been behind the wheel of the #71 car for the team this year but had been moved over to the second car an attempt to get Hermie Sadler a guaranteed starting spot at Matinsville. The #71 car fell out of the top-35 in owner points following Talladega and is now 2 points behind the #38 of Front Row Motorsports.

Lally tweeted that the following.

TRG withdrew the 77 this weekend. We need to focus on getting the 71 back in the top 35. I wont be racing this weekend.

With the withdraw of Lally there are 46 cars on the entry list.

The team originally had said they would try to run a second car for the remaining events this year.

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