Montoya wins pole for Sunday’s Brickyard 400

juan pablo montoya by christian petersen 0710 Montoya wins pole for Sundays Brickyard 400

Lap time: 49.375 seconds, at 182.278 MPH. ¬†How’d Juan Pablo and company do it?

Less paint on the car.

No, really.

Story is, Montoya’s crew built a brand new race car slightly lighter than last year’s car…they even applied a thinner coat of paint on it to help save every possible ounce. Lighter cars go faster and so they got the pole.

The race runs Sunday at 1PM on ESPN.

(photo by Christian Petersen for Getty Images)

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