NASCAR fans really took to Chase Elliott during the 2017 season, and the son of the sport’s 16-time most popular driver, Bill Elliott, unsurprisingly enjoyed the attention.
Elliott revealed Thursday that the support he received, especially in the wake of his run-in with Denny Hamlin at Martinsville Speedway, really helped motivate him, according to Motorsport.com.
Hamlin spun Elliott out of the lead at Martinsville, prompting a No. 24 fan to confront Hamlin after the race. The support for