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the step of John Paul Montoya left six wins, 30 podiums, 13 pole positions and third in two World Cup drivers Forum 1 (2002 and 2003). However, th


the step of John Paul Montoya left six wins, 30 podiums, 13 pole positions and third in two World Cup drivers Forum 1 (2002 and 2003). However, the Colombian driver was always in the shadow of the German Michael Schumacher, the seven-time world champion.

Franz Tost, team manager of the Alpha Tauri teamassured that the Colombian driver “was extremely talented and fast, just like Ralf Schumacher”.

Head of Runway Operations at the time of Montoya at BMW, toast added the following about the Colombian.

“What was missing Montoyalike everyone else, compared to Michael Schumacher, was that he was not completely focused on the Formula 1. For Michael, there was only the Formula 1nothing more”

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The reason Montoya didn’t win an F1 title

In addition, the team leader Alpha Taurusassured that since Juan Pablo Montoya was not focused on Formula 1, he could not win a Formula 1 title. However, he highlighted the talent of the Colombian driver.

“As for talent, Montoya could have easily won a championship. But talent alone is not enough to win a championship in Formula 1. You have to have the discipline to use your talent correctly.”

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