If you had to sum up Chase Elliott’s 2017 in one word, it would be “almost.” Elliott almost grabbed his first Cup Series win in his sophomore season but fell just short — on several occasions. He finished second in five races, including four times in the playoffs. He almost made the cut to race for the championship but couldn’t hang on in the closing laps at Phoenix.
One thing he did accomplish: With his fifth-place finish in the final standings, Elliott was the top driver in the Chevrolet stable on the circuit.
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