Jordan Anderson Racing is expanding for the 2023 Xfinity season; Jeb Burton, Parker Retzlaff Named Drivers – Jayski’s NASCAR Silly Season Site

INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA - JULY 30: Jeb Burton, driver of the #27 Ergodyne Work Gear Chevrolet, gives the crowd a thumbs up as he walks onstage during driver introductions before the NASCAR Xfinity Series Pennzoil 150 in the Brickyard at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on July 30, 2022 in Indianapolis , Indiana.  (Photo by James Gilbert/Getty Images) |  Getty Images


INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA – JULY 30: Jeb Burton, driver of the #27 Ergodyne Work Gear Chevrolet, gives the crowd a thumbs up as he walks onstage during driver introductions before the NASCAR Xfinity Series Pennzoil 150 in the Brickyard at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on July 30, 2022 in Indianapolis , Indiana. (Photo by James Gilbert/Getty Images) | Getty Images

Jordan Anderson Racing Bommarito Autosport (JAR) announced today that the team will expand to include two full-time cars in the NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS) during the 2023 season. Rookie Parker Retzlaff will sit behind the wheel of the team’s No. 31 FunkAway Chevrolet Camaro SS, while Jeep Burton will drive The newly added #27 Chevrolet Camaro SS.

“Confidence in the process and looking forward to this journey has been a key component of our team’s growth over the past two seasons,” said Jordan Anderson, President of JAR Bommarito Autosport. “From where it all began after the rain at Daytona sidelined us for months, and we had to change the entire model and chassis of the way we envisioned our race team, to where we are today – and all the amazing drivers and partners that have brought us to this point – it’s Truly a blessing and a dream come true. Expanding to my Xfinity Series full-time has always been a goal of ours internally, and seeing it come to life with Parker, Jeb and so many amazing people behind the scenes has us all equally excited.”

Team partner John Bomarito was similarly optimistic about the opportunity the 2023 squad presents for the team. “Jordan and I are proud to have two hardworking drivers like Parker and Jeb behind the wheel of our race cars, and we know they will represent all of our team partners with excellence and integrity on and off the track. We have focused our efforts equally on both business and competition for our team and are proud to see results continue to exceed our expectations.”

Retzlaff, 19 years old, from Rhinelander, Wiesk. With the support of Funkaway and Ponsse he will drive the No. 31 Chevrolet Camaro SS contender for the 2023 Sunoco Rookie Award in his first full-time season in NXS.

Coming off nine NXS starts in 2022, Retzlaff has amassed one Top 10 finish and five Top 20 contenders with two different teams. Prior to debuting in the NXS, Retzlaff had spent the previous three years competing in ARCA Menard’s East Series capturing 11 Top 10 finishes in just 14 starts with a Top 4The tenth Coming to Southern National Motorsports (NC) in 2021.

“I am really humbled to be given this opportunity to race full time for JAR Bommarito Autosport,” stated Retzlaff. “Without great partners like Funkaway and Ponsse, today I wouldn’t be in a position to compete at this level of American motorsport. Jordan and John have put together a great team for me, and I know that with everyone’s hard work in the off-season, we’ll be in a great position to own A fast car when we unload in Daytona in February.”

Joining the rookie in the JAR Bommarito Autosport stable for 2023 will be veteran driver Jeb Burton driving the No. 27 Chevrolet Camaro SS with support from longtime partners Alsco, State Water Heaters, Rocky Boots, Puryear Tank Lines, and Solid Rock Carriers, along with many others.

Burton, 29, son of 2002 Daytona 500 winner Ward Burton, has been a staple at NXS for the past nine seasons, but 2023 will be only his third full-time season.

Over the course of 109 NXS starts, Halifax, Virginia has managed to collect one win, 13 top fives, and 31 top 10s. From 2015-2019 while still competing in the NXS, Burton will be given the opportunity to make the NASCAR Cup Series ( NCS) starting with three different teams most of which are coming in 2015 (28).

In addition to his NXS and NCS starts, Burton competed in 57 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series (NCTS) races, earning one win, seven top five finishes and 21 top 10 finishes.

“I have relished the opportunity to join JAR Bommarito Autosport for the 2023 season,” explained Burton. “I’ve been watching what JAR Bommarito Autosport has put together in the past few years, and success is within reach. I had this conversation with Jordan for the first time last summer, and seeing it come to life is something I feel will be beneficial for all of us as we look to build a long-term relationship.” Here. We have many great partners who have stood behind me for a long time and I hope to be able to deliver a great season for them this year with everything we do. I’m excited to start the season at Daytona.”

Chevrolet will continue to be the manufacturer of choice for JAR Bommarito Autosport in 2023, as it will enter the Chevrolet Camaro SS, with engines supplied by ECR.

“Jordan, John, Chuck Wallis (Vice President, Bommarito Automotive Group) and the entire JAR Bommarito Autosport team have done an amazing job representing Chevrolet on and off the track since the Xfinity program began in 2021,” said Shane Martin, Xfinity Series Program. Chevrolet manager. “Parker and Jeb will both be in great gear, and I look forward to seeing what they can both do this year behind the wheel of a Chevrolet.”

Parker and Jeb will make their first start for JAR Bommarito Autosport at Daytona International Speedway (Florida) on Saturday, February 18th during Beef. It’s what’s for dinner. 300. All action will be broadcast live on FS1, Fox Sports App, MRN, Sirius XM NASCAR Ch. 90 at 5:00 p.m. ET.

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