Chase Elliott - Chase Elliott will be a driver to be reckoned with at Texas. He's been a strong performer on the new Texas track configuration, and he's also the most recent winner at a 1.5 mile track. At Texas on the new track surface over the three races he's finished between 8th to 11th every race. Earlier this year he had a strong showing. He finished 11th, had a 9th place average running position, earned the 9th best driver rating, finished 9th in Stage #1 and 6th in Stage #2. I'll note his . . .