Posted February 20, 2014 on AP on Fox
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(Eds: With AP Photos.) By DAN GELSTON AP Sports Writer Chase Elliott was known in racing long before his first race, the little kid hanging around the race track with his champion father. Elliott's made his own name for quickly winning races - and ticking off other teams in the process. The 18-year-old Elliott has had a string of incidents in just two years that has seen him tangling with teams, usually on his way to Victory Lane. The latest dust-cup came at Saturday's ARCA race at Daytona International Speedway. He was blamed for an early wreck that sparked a fight in the pits, and a melee in the garage, with a baseball bat as an accessory. Seems like everyone wants to take a swing at Elliott. ''You don't try and cause problems,'' Elliott said Thursday at Daytona. ''How people perceive that is up to them.'' Elliott wrecked leader Ty Dillon to win a Truck race last year in Canada and became the youngest winner in the series. ''Sometimes you gotta do what you gotta do to try to...
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