Ganassi Juan Pablo Montoya 1999 Action die cast 1/18th CART Indy Car Champ Car
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This is the Target / Ganassi Juan Pablo Montoya Reynard 1/18th die-cast race car by Action. The car has been stored in the box and only out for photos. Decals are in great shape and show no sign of lifting .
I pack all models in new boxes, not recycled Amazon boxes.This was Juan's rookie year in Cart / Champ Car / Indy Car and he won the championship that year. In 1992 Ganassi expanded to a two-car effort for the Indy 500, adding Arie Luyendyk for the Indy-only entry. Later Ganassi debuted rookie Robby Gordon in selected events. For 1993, Luyendyk replaced Cheever full-time. Luyendyk and won the pole position for the Indy 500 and finished second to Fittipaldi, Ganassi's former driver in his partnership with Patrick. For 1994, Michael Andretti joined the team, immediately after returning from his failed transition to Formula One in 1993. He scored Ganassi's first IndyCar victory at Surfers Paradise. Target continued to sponsor Ganassi's operation through the decade, and by the mid part of the decade, the team had risen to the top of the series. Perhaps the most impressive was Juan Pablo Montoya winning the championship in his rookie season in 1999. They won four consecutive series championships, with Jimmy Vasser (1996), Alex Zanardi (1997-1998), and Montoya in 1999, becoming the first car owner to win four ... read more