For the first time, Chase Elliott is eligible for the 2016 National Motorsports Press Association’s Sprint Cup Most Popular Driver award after winning the XFINITY Series Most Popular Driver award the last two seasons. The award is the only major NASCAR award determined solely by fan vote. Fans can vote daily until voting closes on Nov. 20.
“He just wants people to understand that he’s committed, he’s a hard worker, and he’s here to accomplish his dreams and goals and win races and championships. He doesn’t want people to lose sight of that or make assumptions that he’s taking things for granted.”
— Dale Earnhardt, Jr. —