|Earnhardt going fast and furious on Twitter|
|Written by Admin|
|Friday, 28 February 2014 08:30|
It may not have been the most exciting news of the week, at least when it comes to fans of Dale Earnhardt Jr.
A reluctant participant on Twitter for years, Earnhardt burst into the Twitterverse this week with a flourish of revealing tweets that have given fans insight into his life they never knew before.
''I don't what I was thinking, why I didn't get on there earlier,'' Earnhardt said from Phoenix International Speedway on Friday. ''It's a great way to tell people things you appreciate and it's instant.''
Earnhardt has had a Twitter account since 2008, when JR Motorsports signed up (at)DaleJr.
Earnhardt had no interest in that end of social media at first, so the account sat dormant for years.