Monteiro's priority is Spyker
7 November 2006 – Tiago Monteiro showed a strong performance in his first two Formula 1 seasons. He joined the Jordan team back in 2005, and continued with the team under the name of Midland F1. The Portuguese hopes to sign a renewed contract soon as the team's name changed to Spyker.
At the moment Monteiro busies himself keeping fit and doing a number of PR commitments. In two weeks time he will participate in his first rally race. "In two weeks time I will participate in my first rally race. Peugeot invited me to be their '0' car during the last Rally in the Portuguese championship. I think this should be a great experience!"