Venezuelan Pastor Maldonado will be the #1 driver for British Formula 1 Racing Team Williams for the 2012 Grand Prix season, with Brazilian Rubens Barrichello expected to leave. Maldonado, 26, has the backing of team boss Sir Frank Williams, who highlights his potential. In this video interview, Maldonado introduces his life, Venezuela, its people and the sporting hopes of a nation that he carries every weekend.
Sir Frank Williams: “Pastor has proven he is not only quick but can also maintain a consistent and strong race pace”
Pastor is known for the eccentric designs of his racing helmets, which always include the yellow, blue and red of his native Venezuela.