Another year, another chance to decided which drivers lived up to the hype in 2018 and which ones failed to meet the expectations piled on them at the beginning of the season. Of course its not always a drivers fault that they are unable to meet expectations, especially since NASCAR is a team sport, but that doesn’t mean they are blameless in the matter.
In fact, some drivers on this list will simply be victims of bad luck, while others will be drivers that simply cracked under immense pressure. Either way, they didn’t lead up to the hype given to them at the beginning of the season and that’s why they are here!
With that being said, the 2018 season in the rear view mirror and a new season not that far away, here are five drivers that didn’t live up to their hype last season. As always , let us know your thoughts in the comments below and be sure to tell us who you believe where the most overrated or underrated drivers of the 2018 season