Reunited with the number synonymous with his legendary racing family, Chase Elliott in 2018 will pilot the No. 9 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 of 12-time NASCAR Cup Series champions Hendrick Motorsports. Already a second-generation NASCAR champion, the 2016 Cup Series rookie of the year set career highs in top-five finishes, top-10s and laps led in 2017 while 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.