- Car: Honda Civic WTCC
- Team: Castrol Honda World Touring Car Team
- Date of Birth: 24/07/1976
- Place of Birth: Porto
Monteiro has been a WTCC frontrunner since joining the championship in 2007, achieving four wins for SEAT and five so far for the works Honda team – two of which came last season when he was third in the points. Monteiro had a fruitful single-seater career before moving to touring cars. He was twice runner-up in the French F3 Championship before achieving the same result in the 2004 World Series by Nissan, having raced in Champ Cars the year before. Two seasons of Formula One followed, with his best result a standout third for Jordan in the 2005 US Grand Prix.