Phoenix: Juan Pablo Montoya preview

Juan Pablo Montoya and No. 42 Target Team Phoenix NSCS History: Montoya has six starts at Phoenix International Raceway, with his best finish coming in November of last year in eighth. He has completed 1868 of 1873 laps raced (99.7%) and has...

Juan Pablo Montoya and No. 42 Target Team

Phoenix NSCS History: Montoya has six starts at Phoenix International Raceway, with his best finish coming in November of last year in eighth. He has completed 1868 of 1873 laps raced (99.7%) and has zero DNF's at PIR. Montoya has an average starting position of 21.3 and an average finishing position of 19.2 at the one-mile facility.

Martinsville Race Review: Montoya's run to the front was cut short at Martinsville as the No. 42 Target Chevrolet was just about to break into the top-10 when a blown right front tire would change the course of the race. Montoya was forced back to the garage for repairs on the front suspension due to the tire exploding. He returned to the track 100 laps down to finish out the Goody's Fast Pain Relief 500 in 36th.

Continue Voting: The Sprint All-Star Fan Vote launched in 2004 as a way to bring one more deserving driver into the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race to compete for the $1 million payout. Voting began on Wednesday, March 24 and runs through Saturday, May 22, ending one hour prior to the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race. To vote Juan Pablo Montoya into the 2010 event text "vote" to 7777 on your Sprint phone, visit NASCAR.com or visit a voting booth in the Sprint Experience mobile display unit at an upcoming race.

Questions for Montoya: Come to the Chevrolet display stage located outside of the track on souvenir row for a Question & Answer Session with Juan Pablo Montoya on Saturday April 10th at 12:45 p.m. (ET).

No. 42 Target Chevrolet (NSCS): Chassis #909. Pattie and the Target team will be bringing Chassis #909 to PIR. Montoya finished eighth in this chassis in last year's fall event at PIR.

-source: cgr

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Juan Pablo Montoya