(WLTX) -- When you are running nearly 500 miles in the desert, you have obstacles throughout the 10-hour ride.

However, Robby Gordon was staring at a four-legged obstacle on his way to the checkered flag.

A burro wandered onto the road wheremoments later, Gordon's bright orange Speed Energy Chevy was on the gas at a speed of nearly 120 miles per hour.

The animal moved just out of the way in time for Gordon whowent on to win the Baja 500.