Juan Pablo Montoya is shown in the garage area during practice for Sunday's NASCAR Daytona 500 auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011. In happier ... more 
Juan Pablo Montoya is shown in the garage area during practice for Sunday's NASCAR Daytona 500 auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011. In happier economic times, it would have been a formula for one of the more active NASCAR free agent markets in recent memory. Marquee drivers such as Carl Edwards, Clint Bowyer, Greg Biffle, Jeff Burton and Juan Pablo Montoya all are in contract years _ and Danica Patrick's plans for 2011 are up in the air, too. But given the current economic climate in NASCAR, few in the sport expect a wave of wild bidding wars and surprising team switches. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Lynne Sladky
Thu, Feb 17, 2011 6:05 AM EST