HOMESTEAD, Fla. — The Monster Power NASCAR Cup Collection will crown its 2018 champion on Sunday.

Martin Truex Jr., Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch are each and every looking for their 2d titles. Joey Logano, the opposite Championship four motive force, can be seeking his first. 

There are not any flukes on this workforce. Those drivers rank because the season’s peak 4 in moderate end, laps led and top-five finishes. And they have got all been within the ultimate 4 prior to. 

A.J. Perez and Michelle R. Martinelli delve into the possibilities for each and every contender forward of Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 at Abode-Miami Speedway (2:30 p.m. ET, NBC): 

Martin Truex Jr.

Beginning place: third
Wins in 2018: four
Occupation Cup wins: 19
Very best end in standings: First (2017)
Easiest end at Abode: First (2017)

Why Truex will win name: A victory received’t alternate the truth that Sunday marks the general race for Furnishings Row Racing because the workforce will shutter operations. The No. 78 Toyota workforce confirmed it will probably care for their feelings simply tremendous as remaining yr’s ultimate race and sequence championship got here as workforce proprietor Barney Visser recovered from a center assault.

“If we will be able to do just what we did remaining yr, that may be tremendous,” Truex stated.

Why he received’t: Truex entered remaining yr’s finale with seven victories and he clinched his spot within the Championship four a race previous than he did this yr. Truex’s remaining win got here at Kentucky Speedway in July, the 19th race of the season, so he’s no longer getting into on a job as a lot this time round.

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