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Juan Pablo Montoya |

Team: Team Penske-12
Age / DOB:  (38) / 9/20/1975
Ht / Wt:  5'6' / 159

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A seven-year veteran of the NASCAR Cup Series (NSCS) (2007-2013), Juan Pablo Montoya will make his first NSCS start of the season – and first series start for Team Penske – this weekend at Michigan International Speedway (MIS).
He will also pilot the No. 12 Ford Fusion in the Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in July. Montoya has made a total of 14 NSCS starts at MIS with his best finish of sixth coming in the 2009 edition of this event.-Team Penske Jun 11 - 8:12 PM

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Team Penske announced today that Juan Pablo Montoya will make two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series starts for the team in 2014.

Montoya will pilot the No. 12 SKF Ford Fusion at Michigan International Speedway on June 15 and he will also compete for Team Penske in the Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on July 27. The No. 12 car sponsor for the Brickyard 400 will be announced at a later date. NASCAR veteran Greg Erwin will work with Montoya as crew chief of the No. 12 Ford entry.-Team Penske
Apr 30 - 4:21 PM

Juan Pablo Montoya has 13 career NSCS starts at Texas Motor Speedway which includes two top-10 finishes at the mile-and-a-half racetrack.

He has an average starting position of 15.8 and an average finishing position of 23.2. His best start of third came at the fall 2007 race and best finish of seventh came at the spring 2009 race.-Earnhardt Ganassi Racing
Thu, Oct 31, 2013 11:41:00 PM

Juan Pablo Montoya has 13 career NSCS starts at Martinsville Speedway which include two top-five and three top-10 finishes.

He has completed 6415 out of the possible 6534 laps (98.2%) and has an average finishing position of 16.5. His best start of fifth occurred at the fall 2010 race and his best finish of fourth occurred at the spring 2011 race. Over the course of the last 13 races at Martinsville, Montoya has made 907 green-flag passes. This ranks him second only to Dale Earnhardt Jr. out of all active drivers.-Earnhardt Ganassi Racing
Tue, Oct 22, 2013 08:58:00 PM

Juan Pablo Montoya has 13 career NSCS starts at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

His best finish of eighth and best start of ninth came at the spring 2009 race. He has an average starting position of 25.5 and an average finishing position of 23.4 at the mile-and-a-half race track.-Earnhardt Ganassi Racing
Wed, Oct 9, 2013 08:15:00 PM

Juan Pablo Montoya has made 13 career NSCS starts at Dover International Speedway.

He has two top-five and three top-10 finishes at the "Monster Mile" and his best finish of second came in the June 2013 race. His average starting position is 19.2 and his average finishing position is 21.9.-Earnhardt Ganassi Racing
Wed, Sep 25, 2013 10:05:00 PM

Juan Pablo Montoya (42 Chevrolet) has made 13 career NSCS starts at Loudon, NH which include two pole awards, one top-five and two top-10 finishes.

He has an average starting position of 16.4 and an average finishing position of 20.5 and has completed 3834 out of the 3862 possible laps (99.3%) at NHMS.-Earnhardt Ganassi Racing
Wed, Sep 18, 2013 10:58:00 PM

Team Penske announced today that Juan Pablo Montoya will join the team in 2014.

Montoya will drive the No. 2 Team Penske IndyCar for the full season as he will join Will Power and three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves in the team’s IZOD IndyCar Series lineup beginning next season. Montoya's career highlights include race wins in Formula One, NASCAR and the CART Indy Car Series. He is the only driver to produce victories in the Indianapolis 500, the 24 Hours of Daytona and the Monaco Grand Prix. Montoya earned 11 IndyCar wins over two seasons as he captured the CART Series title in his rookie season of 1999 followed by a victory in the Indy 500 in 2000.-Penske Racing
Mon, Sep 16, 2013 03:54:00 PM

Juan Pablo Montoya (42 Chevrolet) wins two contingency race awards in the Sprint Cup AdvoCare 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

He won the Duralast Brakes "Brake in the Race" award given to the highest eligible driver in the running order at the time of the first caution of each race. He also won the Sherwin-Williams Fastest Lap award. He started third, led 38 laps and finished in seventh place. He moved up two spots to 19th in the 2013 Sprint Cup point standings.
Mon, Sep 2, 2013 12:31:00 AM

The Hispanic Heritage Foundation announced the 26th Hispanic Heritage Awards Honorees, which will be celebrated on Sept. 5 at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C.

The driver of the No. 42 Target Chevrolet SS, Juan Pablo Montoya, will be one of the select few honored at the awards ceremony for his career in sports. The awards celebrate Hispanic cultural pride, contributions, and accomplishments and will be broadcast on MundoFOX, Sunday, Sept. 15, at 6:00 p.m. ET.-Earnhardt Ganassi Racing
Tue, Aug 27, 2013 05:10:00 PM

Juan Pablo Montoya has just six starts in his NSCS career at The Glen.

In that time he has one win in 2010, one pole from last year, two top-five and four top-10 finishes. His average start at the Glen is 10.3 with an average finish of 15.0. Montoya has led 81 laps and completed 497 of 542 laps total around the 11- turn road course. Looking at the Numbers: Montoya has the third-best driver rating, 110.5, at Watkins Glen. He also ranks in the following categories: 59 fastest laps run (fourth-most), average green flag speed of 120.036 mph (third-fastest), 431 laps in the top-15 (sixth-most).-Earnhardt Ganassi Racing
Wed, Aug 7, 2013 02:30:00 PM

Juan Pablo Montoya will be making his 14 NSCS appearance at Pocono Raceway this weekend.

Last year Montoya earned the pole for the spring race. He has led 53 laps at Pocono. His best finish at the "Tricky Triangle" came in 2009 when he placed second. His average start is 15.2 and has an average finish of 18.3. Montoya has one top-five and four top-10 finishes at Pocono.-Earnhardt Ganassi Racing
Wed, Jul 31, 2013 09:04:00 PM

Juan Pablo Montoya leads the first practice for the Sprint Cup Crown Royal Presents the Samuel Deeds 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

The lap of 185.410 mph in the No. 42 Chevrolet SS was the quickest of the 45 cars out on the track for the first practice session. No. 78 Kurt Busch, No. 33 Austin Dillon, No.27 Paul Menard and No. 5 Kasey Kahne are the rest of the top five on the speed chart. No. 38 David Gilliland was the slowest.
Fri, Jul 26, 2013 01:57:00 PM

Juan Pablo Montoya has 12 career starts at NHMS, boasting one top-five and two top-10 finishes.

He has won back to back poles at New Hampshire in the fall of 2009 and at the spring 2010 race. He has led 149 laps and has completed 3,532 laps out of 3,560 possible laps (99.2%). His average starting position is 16.9 and his average finish is 20.2.-Earnhardt Ganassi Racing
Wed, Jul 10, 2013 08:16:00 PM

Juan Pablo Montoya has 13 NSCS career starts at Daytona which includes four top-10 finishes. His average starting and finishing position is 19.3 and 23.0, respectively.

He has completed 2192 out of the 2350 possible laps at the superspeedway (93.3%). His best start was seventh (Daytona 500 this year) and best finish of sixth (February 2011).-Earnhardt Ganassi Racing
Tue, Jul 2, 2013 07:56:00 PM