Reunited with the number synonymous with his legendary racing family, Chase Elliott will pilot the No. 9 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 in 2018. Already a second-generation NASCAR champion, the 2016 Rookie of the Year set new career highs in top-five finishes, top-10s and laps led in 2017, earning a playoff berth for the second consecutive season.
By any measure, Alan Gustafson is one of the most successful crew chiefs in NASCAR today. He leads the No. 9 Hendrick Motorsports team of driver Chase Elliott, the 2016 NASCAR Cup Series Rookie of the Year and 2014 NASCAR XFINITY Series champion.