STATESVILLE, N.C. (May 26, 2021) – Jordan Anderson Racing (JAR) announced today 30-year-old Josh Berry of Hendersonville, Tenn. will drive the team’s No. 31 Bommarito Automotive Group Chevrolet Camaro SS in the NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS) B & L Transport 170 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio; Saturday, June 5.
After claiming his first NXS victory in the Cook Out 250 at Martinsville Speedway in April, Berry the 2020 NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series National Champion, and 10-year veteran of the JR Motorsports (JRM) Super Late Model program will drive for the fellow Chevrolet team to garner more road course experience.
“I have made 16 Xfinity starts throughout my career – all on ovals. This is a great opportunity to get in another great Chevrolet race car fielded by Jordan Anderson Racing and add a road course to my resume. After the win at Martinsville this year with JRM, I am excited to see what the rest of the season has in store, and any opportunity to gain more experience helps us build for the future,” said Berry.
“I am hopeful we will be able get the No. 31 Bommarito Automotive Group Chevrolet Camaro SS up front and continue the great momentum we have had.”
Berry will join a team that earned an 8th place finish in the teams NXS debut during the Pit Boss 250 at Circuit of the Americas May 22 with fellow Chevrolet driver Tyler Reddick behind the wheel.
“Josh has had a lot of great success in a Chevrolet over the years, but strictly on ovals. As NASCAR moves its model to include more road courses each year, he will need to gain the experience on that type of track as well to contend for a Championship,” Stated Chevrolet Xfinity Series Program Manager Shane Martin.
“JAR has great equipment and this is an opportunity that will allow Josh to sharpen his skills going both left and right.”
Jordan Anderson Racing will continue to field cars acquired from RCR with ECR engines led by crew chief Arthur (Artie) Haire.
“I am really looking forward to working with Josh and having him compete for us at Mid-Ohio,” Said JAR Owner Jordan Anderson.
“Like Tyler did for us last week, he has the ability to bring a lot of talent and experience to the table for our team to evaluate where we are, grow, and lay the groundwork for the future. I am grateful to everyone at the Bommarito Automotive Group and Chevrolet for standing behind our team and giving Josh this opportunity.”
Berry’s No. 31 Chevrolet Camaro SS will carry branding from Anderson’s longtime partner Bommarito Automotive Group of St. Louis, Mo.
Bommarito Automotive Group currently operates 20 automotive franchises throughout every St. Louis neighborhood led by President John Bommarito and the over 900 dedicated team members. What once started as a vision to have one Bommarito vehicle in every driveway, is today a reality thanks to the family’s “Where Price Sells Cars” mission.
For more information on the Bommarito Automotive Group or to see the vehicles they currently have, visit them online at Bommarito.com, and follow their social channels on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Tickets for the B & L Transport 170 are still available for purchase by visiting Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course online at MidOhio.com
If you are unable to make it to the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for the NXS B & L Transport 170, the race will be broadcast LIVE on Fox Sports 1 and the Fox Sports App at 1:00 PM EST and aired LIVE on the Motor Racing Network (MRN) and on SIRIUS/XM NASCAR radio Channel 90.
About Bommarito Automotive Group
Bommarito Automotive Group is celebrating its 50th year in the St. Louis marketplace, the Bommarito Automotive Group currently operates 20 automotive franchises throughout every St. Louis neighborhood led by president John Bommarito and the over 900 dedicated team members. Bommarito is recognized by the St. Louis Business Journal as Missouri’s No. 1 selling automotive group and is currently ranked 52nd in the nation. What once started as a vision to have one Bommarito vehicle in every driveway, is today a reality thanks to the family’s ‘Where Price Sells Cars” mission.
About Jordan Anderson Racing
Jordan Anderson Racing (JAR) is a NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS) team, and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) team, owned by owner/driver Jordan Anderson. Established in 2018, JAR has competed full-time in the last three NCWTS seasons claiming back-to-back runner-up finishes in the 2020 & 2021 season opening NextEra 250 at Daytona International Speedway. JAR fields a full-time entry in the NXS Series; the No. 31 Chevrolet Camaro SS driven by Jordan Anderson, Tyler Reddick, and Josh Berry. JAR also fields the No. 3 Chevrolet Silverado for select drivers in the NCWTS.