Richmond: Juan Pablo Montoya preview

Montoya at Richmond: Montoya has six previous starts at Richmond International Raceway (RIR) with a best finish of 10th in last year's May event. His best start came in the 2008 spring race when the No. 42 car took the green flag in sixth place.

Montoya at Richmond: Montoya has six previous starts at Richmond International Raceway (RIR) with a best finish of 10th in last year's May event. His best start came in the 2008 spring race when the No. 42 car took the green flag in sixth place. Montoya has completed all 1200 laps in the last three events at RIR.

Gaining Ground: After his third-place finish at Talladega, Montoya advanced four positions in the 2010 point standings now sitting 20th- only 123 points from the top-12 and making the 2010 Chase for the Sprint Cup.

Rev the Vote: Voting is underway for the 2010 Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. By logging on to www.nascar.com/promos/allstar/2010/vote, texting "VOTE" to "7777" on a Sprint phone or visiting a voting booth in the Sprint Experience mobile display unit at an upcoming race, you can vote Montoya and the No. 42 Target team into the race. Also, as an incentive to Sprint customers, every wireless vote submitted via phone counts as double for the driver. Voting continues until one hour before the start of the event on May 22 and votes are unlimited, so be sure to keep voting!

CHASSIS INFO

No. 42 Target Chevrolet (NSCS): Chassis #909. For the second time this year crew chief Brian Pattie will bring chassis #909. This chassis was last used in March at Phoenix International Raceway (PIR) where Montoya started seventh, lead 104 laps and raced to a fifth-place finish. This chassis also ran at PIR in November of 2009 where Montoya drove it to an eighth-place finish.

-source: egr

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Juan Pablo Montoya