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Thu Oct 18 3:30 am

NASCAR Contender Round - Week 3 of 3

2018 NASCAR Playoff Standings

Is your favorite driver going to participate in the next round of the NASCAR playoffs? The NASCAR Playoff Standings table presents the probability that a driver wins different qualifing playoff spots. All future race outcomes are based upon probabilities derived from past race results. Click a driver name to proceed to the driver's status page.

NASCAR Playoff Standings
Place  Driver Wins Points Playoff
Points
Points
Ahead 9th or
Behind 8th Place
Qualifing Playoff Spot No Playoffs No POs
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9+
1 Chase Elliott 1 3066 13 1 39% 61% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
2 Kevin Harvick 0 3128 53 63 11% 23% 42% 13% 7% 3% 1% <1% <1%
3 Kyle Busch 0 3111 55 46 11% 10% 29% 21% 11% 9% 6% 2% <1%
4 Joey Logano 0 3104 14 39 4% 3% 17% 26% 19% 13% 10% 5% 2%
5 Kurt Busch 0 3095 15 30 3% 1% 7% 18% 22% 19% 14% 10% 8%
6 Aric Almirola 0 3087 6 22 2% <1% 2% 5% 11% 18% 22% 20% 19%
7 Clint Bowyer 0 3086 15 21 6% <1% 1% 5% 11% 15% 18% 19% 24%
8 Martin Truex Jr. 0 3083 38 18 8% <1% 3% 11% 18% 15% 10% 12% 24%
 
9 Brad Keselowski 0 3065 25 -18 6% <1% <1% <1% 1% 4% 9% 12% 67%
10 Ryan Blaney 0 3061 13 -22 4% <1% <1% <1% <1% 2% 5% 10% 79%
11 Kyle Larson 0 3057 6 -26 6% <1% <1% <1% <1% 1% 4% 9% 80%
12 Alex Bowman 0 3015 0 -68 <1% 2% <1% <1% <1% <1% <1% <1% 98%
13 Denny Hamlin 0 2136 3 -947 X X X X X X X X 100%
14 Jimmie Johnson 0 2128 0 -955 X X X X X X X X 100%
15 Austin Dillon 0 2124 5 -959 X X X X X X X X 100%
16 Erik Jones 0 2108 5 -975 X X X X X X X X 100%
17 Ryan Newman 0 641 0 -2442 X X X X X X X X 100%
18 Daniel Suarez 0 624 0 -2459 X X X X X X X X 100%
19 Paul Menard 0 619 1 -2464 X X X X X X X X 100%
20 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. 0 615 2 -2468 X X X X X X X X 100%
21 Jamie McMurray 0 574 0 -2509 X X X X X X X X 100%
22 William Byron 0 521 0 -2562 X X X X X X X X 100%
23 AJ Allmendinger 0 502 1 -2581 X X X X X X X X 100%
24 Chris Buescher 0 493 0 -2590 X X X X X X X X 100%
25 David Ragan 0 440 0 -2643 X X X X X X X X 100%
26 Michael McDowell 0 433 0 -2650 X X X X X X X X 100%
27 Bubba Wallace 0 402 0 -2681 X X X X X X X X 100%
28 Ty Dillon 0 400 0 -2683 X X X X X X X X 100%
29 Kasey Kahne 0 358 0 -2725 X X X X X X X X 100%
30 Matt DiBenedetto 0 325 0 -2758 X X X X X X X X 100%
31 Trevor Bayne 0 264 0 -2819 X X X X X X X X 100%
32 Matt Kenseth 0 193 1 -2890 X X X X X X X X 100%
33 Corey Lajoie 0 137 0 -2946 X X X X X X X X 100%
34 Landon Cassill 0 123 0 -2960 X X X X X X X X 100%
35 Gray Gaulding 0 119 0 -2964 X X X X X X X X 100%
36 Regan Smith 0 113 0 -2970 X X X X X X X X 100%
37 Jeffrey Earnhardt 0 109 0 -2974 X X X X X X X X 100%
38 Cole Whitt 0 107 0 -2976 X X X X X X X X 100%
39 D.J. Kennington 0 82 0 -3001 X X X X X X X X 100%
40 Reed Sorenson 0 60 0 -3023 X X X X X X X X 100%
41 Brendan Gaughan 0 49 0 -3034 X X X X X X X X 100%
42 Kyle Weatherman 0 27 0 -3056 X X X X X X X X 100%
43 Harrison Rhodes 0 24 0 -3059 X X X X X X X X 100%
44 Blake Jones 0 21 0 -3062 X X X X X X X X 100%
45 Mark Thompson 0 15 0 -3068 X X X X X X X X 100%
46 Derrike Cope 0 8 0 -3075 X X X X X X X X 100%
47 Chris Cook 0 6 0 -3077 X X X X X X X X 100%
48 Tomy Drissi 0 5 0 -3078 X X X X X X X X 100%
49 Cody Ware 0 2 0 -3081 X X X X X X X X 100%
50 Danica Patrick 0 2 0 -3081 X X X X X X X X 100%
51 Alon Day 0 1 0 -3082 X X X X X X X X 100%
52 Stanton Barrett 0 1 0 -3082 X X X X X X X X 100%
53 David Starr 1 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
54 BJ McLeod 0 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
55 Chad Finchum 0 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
56 Cole Custer 0 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
57 Daniel Hemric 0 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
58 David Gilliland 0 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
59 Garrett Smithley 0 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
60 JJ Yeley 0 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
61 Jesse Little 0 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
62 Joey Gase 0 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
63 Josh Bilicki 0 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
64 Justin Marks 0 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
65 Parker Kligerman 0 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
66 Ray Black Jr. 0 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
67 Ross Chastain 0 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
68 Spencer Gallagher 0 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
69 Timmy Hill 0 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
70 Timothy Peters 0 0 0 -3083 X X X X X X X X 100%
  • Notes
  • ^ means the driver will finish better than this qualifing playoff spot
  • X means the driver cannot win this qualifing playoff spot
  • 50% - probability the driver will win this qualifing playoff spot - green number indicates the driver controls its destiny for this spot
  • 50% - probability the driver will win this qualifing playoff spot - red number indicates the driver does not control its destiny for this spot