He finished strong with three top 10s in his last four starts including a third-place showing in the season finale at Sonoma which secured an eighth-place finish in the final championship standings behind the wheel of the No.
2 Verizon/De Vilbiss/Hawk/hum by Verizon/PPG Chevrolet. Few drivers in motorsports history can match the credentials of Montoya.
In motorsport racing he has set an unmatched efficacy as a rookie driver by winning at the first attempt the premier North American open-wheel CART Championship title, Indianapolis 500, 24 Hours of Daytona, Grand Prix of Long Beach, Italian Grand Prix, and the cross over Race of Champions.
Montoya is one of two drivers to have won the CART title in his rookie year, the first being Formula One World Champion Nigel Mansell in 1993.
He is the only driver to win a CART Series title, the Indianapolis 500 and the 24 Hours of Daytona, all in his first attempt.
He is also a former winner of one of the most prestigious races in the world - the Monaco Grand Prix.
He won the Formula 3000 in 1998, CART in 1999, the Indy 500 in 2000, the Monaco Grand Prix in 2003 and the 24 Hours of Daytona in 20.He won the Formula 3000 in 1998, CART in 1999, the Indy 500 in 2000, the Monaco Grand Prix in 2003 and the 24 Hours of Daytona in 20. No one needs to have a roundtable discussion or fret about perception or bring the case before Judge Judy.Busch, despite missing 11 of the first 19 races because of severe leg injuries from a crash at Daytona, has won...Let the wrath of the Internet begin: "Face it he sucks." "Jaun [sic] Pablo knows how to stop a... MIAMI -- El piloto colombiano Juan Pablo Montoya está contento por volver a correr en el 2015 la Fórmula Indy Car en un "equipo ganador" como es el equipo de Roger Penske.INDIANÁPOLIS — A finales de 2013, Juan Pablo Montoya estaba sin empleo y con la confianza más golpeada que nunca, luego de siete temporadas frustrantes en la NASCAR. Montoya, que estuvo ocho años fuera de esta competición durante la cual corrió en...
Juan Montoya, of Bogota, Colombia, is a race car driver in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.