NASCAR Camping World Truck Series organization Jordan Anderson Racing will expand their operations into the NASCAR Xfinity Series full-time in 2021, the team announced on Monday.
Team owner Jordan Anderson will run for Rookie of The Year honors in the No. 31 Bommarito Chevrolet Camaro, utilizing cars acquired from Richard Childress Racing and ECR Engines. Arthur Haire will serve as Anderson’s crew chief in 2021.
It’s official. We are going @NASCAR_Xfinity racing this year!
Thankful to everyone at @BommaritoAuto and every single one of our amazing partners for believing in what we are trying to build, and develop for the future.
See you in Daytona! pic.twitter.com/h8zn16FOvM
— Jordan Anderson (@j66anderson) January 25, 2021
Jordan Anderson Racing has competed full-time in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series for the last three seasons, collecting one top-five and four top-10 finishes.
“It is absolutely amazing to see the doors that God has opened for us and this journey continues as we expand our organization to compete within the NXS this year” said JAR owner/driver Jordan Anderson.
“Our team has been incredibly blessed to have an amazing support group behind us that believe in what we are trying to build and develop for the future. Everyone within our team has worked tirelessly to put all these pieces together and I have faith that the effort will show when we compete at Daytona – and beyond. I am thankful to John Bommarito and the entire Bommarito family for their vision in making this new chapter possible, along with every single one of our team partners, as well as everyone at RCR and Chevrolet for their help in assisting us assemble a solid foundation for our team to start with.”
The JAR entry will carry the No. 31 on both sides of the sleek red, white, and black Chevrolet Camaro SS. Bommarito Automotive Group will return for the sixth consecutive year as a primary marketing partner of Anderson. Details of other partners on the JAR No. 31 to be announced at a later date.
The No. 31 is a special combination of the No. 3, JAR and Anderson have competed with in the NCWTS the last three years, and the No. 1 from when Bommarito Automotive Group first joined Anderson’s efforts in 2017 running with a different team.
“At the Bommarito Automotive Group we firmly believe in the power of teamwork and the unstoppable force it creates” stated Bommarito President, John Bommarito.
“To be a part of the growth and journey that Jordan Anderson and his team has been on is very special – his team exemplifies everything our family of employees prides itself in – a strong and continuous work ethic, honesty, integrity, a desire for excellence, and a never give up attitude. Our family of employees and customers are honored, and excited, to have the Bommarito brand carried upon his No. 31 Chevrolet Camaro SS this season. We have an amazing group of strategic corporate partners that are joining us as we bring this vision to life and put a fast Chevrolet on the race track.”
In addition to the full NXS schedule, JAR will continue to field the No. 3 Chevrolet Silverado with assistance from Bruce Cook in the NCWTS for select drivers throughout the season, starting with Jordan Anderson at the season opening NextEra Energy 250 at Daytona International Speedway. Plans for other drivers competing in the JAR No. 3 will be announced at a later date.