Chase Elliott has finished 2nd, 7 times
In 2017, Chase Elliott has 5 runner-up finishes. He finished 2nd at Michigan, Chicago, Dover, Charlotte and Phoenix. In 2016 he also finished 2nd at Michigan, twice.
He’s now a 7-time runner up finisher. Yet, Chase Elliott has zero wins in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series.
Yesterday, he nearly claimed his first. Matt Kenseth passed him in the closing laps. Kenseth went on to, ash he stated, “strike one for the old guys.”
Post Phoenix Interview
“I tried with everything I had and it wasn’t enough,” Chase Elliott stated from the Phoenix Raceway media center. “I felt like I gave my 110% today.”