Colombian Formula One race car driver who recorded more than fifty finishes in the Top 10. He was named by Times Online as one of the Top 50 Formula One drivers of all time.
Because of his father's love for the sport, he excelled, becoming one of the best students to ever pass through U.S. Skip Barber driving school.
From 2002 to 2005, the Formula Smiles Foundation held an annual competition for Colombian children to design a helmet for Montoya.
He married Connie Fraydell in October 2002. He has three children named Sebastian, Paulina and Manuela Montoya Freydell.
He became teammates with Michael Schumacher's younger brother Ralf.