Two time Indianapolis 500 champion, Juan Pablo Montoya will make his full-time race debut in the FIA World Endurance Championship with DragonSpeed in 2021.
Montoya made his debut for the team earlier this year when he competed for them in 24 Hours of LeMans. Speaking about the news, Montoya, who joins Ben Hanley and Hendrik Henman and speaking following the news saying:
I’m really excited to be joining DragonSpeed for the full WEC season. I had an amazing experience with them this year at Le Mans and I’m looking forward to racing again at so many classic venues with such a great group of people.
10Star DragonSpeed Team Principal commented saying:
I’m super pleased to make this announcement well in advance of next season… Having Henrik and Ben together again while adding Juan’s ultra-gifted and experienced hands to the equation gives me tremendous confidence in our potential not only to fight for our class titles but also feature high up in the overall results as the new top class finds its feet.
Montoya joins DragonSpeed from Team Pesnke where he won the 2019 IMSA WeatherTech Championship titlw.