Montoya's biggest mistake? Calling out crew chief

You might believe punting his teammate to get the win was Juan Pablo Montoya's biggest sin in Mexico City. No, that came a day earlier, writes Terry Blount.

Updated: March 6, 2007, 5:11 PM ET
By Terry Blount | ESPN.com

Juan Pablo Montoya's biggest mistake at Mexico City wasn't punting teammate Scott Pruett to take the lead. It was calling out his crew chief after qualifying one day earlier.

Brad Parrott made a setup adjustment to the No. 42 Dodge that Montoya felt caused him to lock the tires during qualifying and kept him from winning the pole for the Telcel Motorola 200 Busch race.

Montoya was furious afterward, saying, "My crew chief made a change that messed up the car."

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