Dale Earnhardt Jr. takes photo with father's statue after Daytona 500 win

Feb 23, 2014; Daytona Beach, FL, USA; NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Dale Earnhardt Jr (88) inshrines his hands and feet in cement after winning the Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. promised to join Twitter if he was able to win the Daytona 500 on Sunday, and he delivered on his promise. Now, just three tweets in to his life on Twitter, Earnhardt Jr. posted a photo that left all NASCAR fans happy to see him joining the social media experience.

On Monday morning, Earnhardt Jr. took a photo with his father’s statue to celebrate his big win.

He presented the photo to the Twitterverse with the comment, “Dad’s Happy.”

That’s not a bad way to make your presence on Twitter felt.

Welcome to aboard, Dale Jr.

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