LAS VEGAS – With the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series regular season officially in the books after the completion of Monday’s Brickyard 400, teams and drivers are heading west to Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the opening race of the playoffs.

Sixteen drivers have locked themselves into the hunt for a championship, but only one will rise above the rest and hoist the championship trophy at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Florida this November.

Who has the best shot at coming away with the prize? We take a look at all 16 playoff drivers’ chances in the following slides, so take a look by advancing to the next page.