Matt DiBenedetto leaving Go Fas Racing after this season

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SPEEDWAY, Ind. – Matt DiBenedetto announced Friday on Twitter that he will not return to Go Fas Racing after this season.

DiBenedetto, 27, has been with the team since 2017.

DiBenedetto stated on Twitter that team owner Archie St. Hilaire “and I have decided to move in different directions for 2019.”

DiBenedetto also stated that the move “gives me the best opportunity to further my career and showcase my talent and ability to the highest level. Winning races has always been the goal and now I’m taking a leap of faith and betting on myself to prove it.”

DiBenedetto had scheduled a press conference for Saturday morning but that later was canceled.

DiBenedetto is 30th in points this season. He finished a season-high seventh at Daytona in July.

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