CHAMPCAR/CART: Toyota Racing Fontana qualifying notes

- Juan Montoya qualified fifth today, followed closely by teammate Jimmy Vasser in sixth. Montoya's lap of 237.688 mph is the fastest ever run by a Toyota-powered race car. - Montoya's only other non-front row starting spot on an oval this...

- Juan Montoya qualified fifth today, followed closely by teammate Jimmy Vasser in sixth. Montoya's lap of 237.688 mph is the fastest ever run by a Toyota-powered race car.

- Montoya's only other non-front row starting spot on an oval this year came at Michigan, where he went on to win from the seventh starting spot.

- Montoya has qualified in the top-five 15 times this year and in the top-10 in 19 of 20 events - the highest total in the series this season.

- Jimmy Vasser's sixth in qualifying today marks his fourth consecutive top-six start after placing fifth at Australia, third at Houston and second at St. Louis. <pre> Toyota Marlboro 500 Qualifiers: #1 Juan Montoya 5th #12 Jimmy Vasser 6th #96 Oriol Servia 17th #10 Memo Gidley 18th #97 Cristiano da Matta 19th

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Jimmy Vasser , Memo Gidley , Oriol Servia , Cristiano da Matta
Teams Toyota Racing