The Intimidator's infamous No. 3 rides on top of Daniel Ricciardo's helmet as the Australian celebrates his maiden F1 victory. (Photo: Andy Hone/LAT Photographic)

The Intimidator’s infamous No. 3 rides on top of ’s helmet as the Australian celebrates his maiden F1 victory. (Photo: Andy Hone/LAT Photographic)

When the drivers were informed that they could choose their own numbers for the 2014 season, many reverted to the number that they had on their go-kart during their junior racing days.

Daniel Ricciardo was no exception, having raced the No. 3 in years past. However, when word broke out that the young Australian had also picked the No. 3 from being an Intimidator fan, none other than driver soon got to talking to him on Twitter. And, not soon after winning himself at , Earnhardt Jr. was one of the first to congratulate the young Ricciardo on his maiden F1 win.

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