Dale Earnhardt Jr. takes Twitter request from Jimmie Johnson
Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jimmie Johnson finished 1-2 at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday.
Early Monday morning, the Hendrick Motorsports teammates were still working together ... this time on Twitter. Both drivers made it a late night, but were still in a partying mood.
In regard to that 1-2 finish, some fans were wondering why Johnson didn't go for the pass.
Did you notice we weren't in a tight pack? No one was in line so no push for a pass. https://t.co/BZDO1gBjHp— Jimmie Johnson (@JimmieJohnson) May 4, 2015
That's exactly it. When we ride up top it's such a different race. If you pull down the guy behind takes your spot. https://t.co/FefrqKEcFF— Jimmie Johnson (@JimmieJohnson) May 4, 2015
And as for what some NASCAR fans called a "boring" finish: