Chase Elliott wins first NASCAR Cup Series Championship

Chase Elliott wins first NASCAR Cup Series Championship
FILE- In this Aug. 22, 2020, file photo, Chase Elliott (9) sits in his car during a NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Dover International Speedway in Dover, Del. (Source: AP Photo/Jason Minto)

PHOENIX (WWBT) - Chase Elliott secured his first NASCAR Cup Series Championship with a win at the Season Finale 500 at Phoenix Raceway Sunday.

Elliott won back-to-back races to bring home the trophy.

His dad, Bill, was also a cup champion. It’s the third father-son duo to win titles.

Denny Hamlin finished fourth for the second straight year.

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