TRG changes crew chiefs for Texas

Dan Stillman will be the new crew chief for TRG Motorsports when

Andy Lally returns to the No. 71 Ford next weekend at Texas Motor


“We really wanted to get someone that would fit in with

the program,” said TRG team owner Kevin Buckler.

“He’s very well thought of in the Ford camp. Now our

circle is complete.

“We had a nice three-week courtship with the Ford guys. It

was kind of Jack (Roush) to put us on the A-plan. We have a chance

for the first time in this company to race with brand-new


“We want to go racing with our rookie Andy Lally and keep

the circle going. This is the next step process to building


Stillman returns to TRG after starting the season as crew chief

for NASCAR Truck Series driver Tayler Malsam at Kyle Busch

Motorsports. Stillman led Carl Edwards’ Nationwide Series

effort to second place in the points standings the last two seasons

with a total of nine victories. Stillman has also enjoyed stints

with Kevin Harvick Inc. and Dale Earnhardt Inc.

Hermie Sadler is driving for TRG this weekend at Martinsville