Chase Elliott is an American race car driver born on November 28, 1995. Coincidentally, so was his father. However, the louder applause out of the two would go to Chase Elliott who happens to be the first ever rookie to win the NASCAR Nationwide Series Championship held in 2014. In 2015, he became the most popular driver to win the NASCAR Championship for the second time in succession.
The real name of Chase Elliott is William Clyde Elliot ll. His famous father, “Bill Elliot” also is a Winston Cup Series Champion, which was held back in the year 1998. In the year 2010, Chase participated in 40 various series of races. He bagged the top 10 spots in 38 races and won 12 of them as champion.
The 3rd season of Chase Elliott’s career made him shine like the pole star in the constellation of race drivers. He not only won the Blizzard Series, but also the Miller Lite, and the Gulf Coast Championship. In fact, he ended the season by winning the Winchester 400. Later in the year, just after he turned 16, he became the youngest winner of Snowball Derby. Opening to Snowball Derby, Chase Elliott won the ‘Alan Turner Snowflake 100’ twice in three years. In the year 2013, he became the 1st driver who won all the 4 largest short track races.
Chase Elliott is the son of the winner of the 1998 Winston Cup Series Champion. His father has won 44 races and one championship. He happened to be the NASCAR’s most popular driver 16 times. Chase’s mother, Cindy, never wanted him to race. She wanted him to play golf rather than racing.
Kaylie Green is the name of the girlfriend of the NASCAR driver, Chase Elliott. They both started racing when they were kids. Kaylie Green’s father was also a NASCAR driver, from they year 1997 till 2004. Nowadays, he is a NASCAR official. Kaylie’s mother worked in public relations for NASCAR. Currently, Kaylie is a student at the University of South Carolina majoring in Public Relations.
Chase Elliott is known to love NASCAR quite a lot. His debut in the ‘No. 24 Chevrolet’ made him the youngest driver to achieve the Pole award. When Chase was barely 15, he signed a 3 year development contract with Hendrick Motorsports. Elliot feels indebted to his father for giving a spark to his racing career. His win at the Xfinity Series Season Opener at Daytona was quite dramatic, and was his first career victory.
Chase Elliott also is a known name on television. He has appeared on MTV’s, ‘Ridiculousness’, and ‘The Dude Perfect Show’ on CMT. Besides his TV appearances, he has also given his voice for Nickelodeon shows such as ‘Blaze’ and the ‘Monster Machines’, and has also for 2017 film ‘Cars 3’. Also in the same year, Chase Elliott assisted as ‘FOX NASCAR forecaster’ for the Xfinity Series race at Atlanta.
Chase Elliott has a unique enigmatic vibe that has made him appear on the cover on the magazines such as NASCAR Pole Position, Georgia Magazine and NASCAR Illustrated.
The Forza Motorsport 6 video game has Chase Elliott as a playable driver. It also has Elliot’s No. 24 NAPA SS. In collaboration with Kyle Busch and Jimmy Johnson, Elliot has voiced motorsport commentary as well.
How much is Chase Elliott Net Worth in 2017
Chase Elliott is a legendary race car driver who has many achieved a considerable number of wins in short span of time. Besides racing, Elliot has also stepped into Cinema, Television, and Video Games. He also has many endorsements to his credit. All in all, he has a net worth of $2.5 million US dollars as of 2017.
Chase Elliott is a name that has cemented its reign in the world of race car drivers. He has carried forward his father’s legacy in a manner that is sure to make the subject of discussions all around the globe. With a career as diverse as his, Chase Elliott is not someone to be forgotten!