Chase Elliott clinches Nationwide Series championship, full standings

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Chase Elliott has become the first rookie winner of a NASCAR championship.

The driver of the No. 9 Napa Auto Parts Chevrolet Camaro has won the NASCAR Nationwide Series championship beating out a slue of drivers more experienced.

Elliott will enter Homestead next week with a 52  point lead over Regan Smith, more than enough to cover even a last place finish. His father, Bill Elliott, won the NASCAR Winston Cup in 1988.

Nationwide Series Standings following Phoenix


RK DRIVER POINTS WINS POLES TOP 5 TOP 10
1 Chase Elliott 1185 3 2 16 26
2 Regan Smith 1133 1 0 7 25
3 Brian Scott 1120 0 3 6 22
4 Elliott Sadler 1119 1 1 7 24
5 Ty Dillon 1111 1 3 7 23
6 Trevor Bayne 1052 0 1 5 21
7 Chris Buescher 975 1 0 4 13
8 Brendan Gaughan 939 2 0 2 7
9 Ryan Reed 872 0 0 1 1
10 Dylan Kwasniewski 842 0 1 0 3
James Buescher 842 0 0 0 2
12 Landon Cassill 791 0 0 0 3
13 Dakoda Armstrong 764 0 1 0 3
14 Mike Bliss 758 0 0 0 1
15 Jeremy Clements 725 0 0 0 2
16 Ryan Sieg 674 0 0 1 2
17 J.J. Yeley 623 0 0 1 2
18 Jeffrey Earnhardt 563 0 0 0 0
19 Eric McClure 503 0 0 0 0
20 Joey Gase 477 0 0 0 0
21 Derrike Cope 364 0 0 0 0
22 Matt DiBenedetto 363 0 0 0 0
23 Tanner Berryhill 352 0 0 0 0
24 Jamie Dick 314 0 0 0 0
25 Blake Koch 294 0 0 0 0
26 David Starr 279 0 0 0 1
27 Sam Hornish Jr. 242 1 2 4 4
28 Mike Wallace 229 0 0 0 1
29 Chad Boat 227 0 0 0 0
30 Carlos Contreras 192 0 0 0 0
31 Jeff Green 168 0 0 0 0
32 Kevin Swindell 157 0 0 0 0
33 Mike Harmon 153 0 0 0 0
34 Kevin Lepage 137 0 0 0 0
35 Tommy Joe Martins 124 0 0 0 0
36 Josh Reaume 116 0 0 0 0
37 Ryan Ellis 104 0 0 0 0
Carl Long 104 0 0 0 0
39 Alex Tagliani 82 0 1 2 2
40 Austin Theriault 78 0 0 0 0
41 Will Kimmel 74 0 0 0 0
42 Robert Richardson Jr. 72 0 0 0 0
43 Cody Ware 71 0 0 0 0
44 Kenny Habul 61 0 0 0 0
Morgan Shepherd 61 0 0 0 0
46 Justin Marks 58 0 0 0 1
47 Daniel Suarez 54 0 0 0 0
48 Kelly Admiraal 53 0 0 0 0
Martin Roy 53 0 0 0 0
50 Stanton Barrett 49 0 0 0 0

 

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