The 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup season is right around the corner and many drivers hope this will be their year to win their first career Sprint Cup title.
Jimmie Johnson is the odds on favorite to win the championship in 2014, but the competition in this series is as tough as it has ever been. Johnson makes winning championships look easy, but in reality it is one of the hardest sports to take home the season-ending trophy.
The key to winning the Sprint Cup title is consistency. Many drivers can win a race during the season, but in order to win the championship a driver must be able to consistently finish up front. Winning some races on the way helps as well.
The drivers on this list have had much success throughout their NASCAR careers. Their problem has been their ability to stay hot from the green flag at Daytona until the checkered flag at Homestead.
Here is a list of the drivers most likely to win their first career Sprint Cup title in 2014…