Elliott, No. 24 Team’s 600 Ends Prematurely After Early-Race Incident
The No. 24 NAPA AUTO PARTS team’s hopes ended early after being involved in an on-track incident in the 600-mile Memorial Day weekend event at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Elliott started Sunday night’s race in third. Despite losing a position while testing out the high line, Elliott maintained a top-five position running fifth as the race began to unfold.
On Lap 19, Elliott struck a piece of debris dropped by another car, causing damage to the No. 24 NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevrolet SS. As Elliott’s car slowed in the low lane, a competitor smashed into the No. 24 machine causing both cars to spin.
The accident ended Elliott’s day with a 38th-place finish after just 19 laps.
Start / Finish: 3rd / 38th
Points Earned: 1
Points Standing / Total: 7th / 362 points
Next Race: June 4, Dover 400, Dover International Speedway
How to Watch or Listen: 1:00 p.m. ET on FS1, MRN, SiriusXM Channel 90
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Founded by Rick Hendrick in 1984, Hendrick Motorsports is the winningest team in NASCAR Cup Series history. At the sport’s premier level, the organization holds the all-time records in every major statistical category, including championships (14), points-paying race victories (291) and laps led (over 77,000). Headquartered in Concord, North Carolina, the team fields four full-time entries in the NASCAR Cup Series, including the No. 9 NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 driven by 2020 champion Chase Elliott.
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