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Pastor Lassonado - Drivers get in the American spirit with Stetsons and lassos

Published by Christine

Cowboy Maldonado on stage in Austin
Credit: Alastair Staley/LAT Photographic

Several drivers took to the stage during the United States Grand Prix weekend to try their hand at some traditional cowboy techniques, including lassoing a nearby cow. The practice appeared to do Pastor Maldonado some good, as he used the skills acquired to make his way up into the top ten during the race, and thus pick up his first points of the season. Lasso yahoo!

All that aside, of course, the real question is, why does the cow have a hat on?