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Pursuit of Perfection Week 10-Shanthi Hiremath

 

Shanthi Hiramath

Shanthi Hiremath from Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School is the week 10 nominee for Lexus of Richmond’s Pursuit of Perfection Leadership Award. She participates in Cross Country and Track and Field at Maggie Walker, and holds several school records for her efforts in triple jump, pole vault and many others. Other than sports, she also participates in many extra-curriculars including being the Co-Director and Choreographer for the Richmond Olympiad Gymnastics Club (End of Year team), Student Health Organization, and Student Council Organization.

Shanthi volunteers at many places around the Richmond area. This includes the Richmond Animal League Sunday Cat Crew, where she assists with administering medications and cleaning the cat cages and shelters. She is also involved with the Maymont Foundation Visitor’s Center, SportsBackers, and Connor’s Heroes, an organization that creates birthday cards for children with cancer.

Shanthi has won a dinner for two at Fleming’s Steakhouse and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview video, and the Driven to Perfection interview on www.lexusofrichmond.com/driventoperfection to learn more about Shanthi’s great achievements. Also check out Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!

Pre-Owned Car of the Week

mini cooper

 

Lexus of Richmond’s Pre-Owned Car of the Week is this white Mini-Cooper Convertible! This two-door, front wheel drive vehicle comes with a 1.6 liter inline 4 cylinder SOHC engine. Because it’s a convertible, it also comes with occupant rollover protection, a power convertible roof, and a glass rear window when the cloth convertible screen is up. Some of the other features include sporty front seats and speed proportional power steering, just to name a few.

Call or email our Internet Sales Team today for more details or visit our site at www.lexusofrichmond.com to live chat. Sales prices are subject to change so we recommend confirmation by phone.

Pre-Owned Car of the Week

2015 Lexus GS 350 4DR SDN, Ultra White, Richmond, VA, JTHBE1BL2FA006231

Lexus of Richmond’s Pre-Owned Car of the Week is this 2015 GS 350 F-Sport Package. This rare addition to the Lexus of Richmond inventory is Ultra White with a unique Cabernet Red interior. Other key features include Adaptive Variable Suspension, Blind Spot Monitors, Heads Up Displays, and Intuitive Park Assist. It also comes with some key safety features, including Lane Keep Assist, and the Pre-Collision system. Comfort and luxury is also another attribute of this vehicle, with its leather heated and ventilated seats, and its Mark-Levinson surround sound system.

If interested, please call or email our Internet Sales Team today for more details or visit our site at www.lexusofrichmond.com to live chat. Sales prices are subject to change so we recommend confirmation by phone.

Pursuit of Perfection Week 9-Jeb Bemiss

Lexus of Richmond’s Pursuit of Perfection Leadership Award week 9 nominee is Jeb Bemiss from St. Christopher’s School. Jeb is a senior and is the captain of both the Varsity Football and Varsity Baseball teams. He also ties his sports into one of his biggest community service projects: River City Buddy Ball, a project in which he and his teammates help children with disabilities play sports. He also does volunteer tutoring for elementary-aged kids.

His other extra-curriculars include being the Vice President of the Student Council, and being a member of the RAMPS (Ramp Access Made Possible by Students) and FOCUS (Fellowship of Christians in Universities and Schools). Jeb also stands out with his academics, and has been awarded High Honors for grades 9-11 and is an AP Scholar with Distinction. He is committed to attend Cornell University and play Baseball in 2016.

Jeb has won a dinner for two at Fleming’s Steakhouse and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview video, and the Driven to Perfection interview on www.lexusofrichmond.com/driventoperfection to learn more about Jeb’s great achievements. Also check out Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!

Pre-Owned Car of the Week

2012 Acura TL

 

This 2012 Acura TL is Lexus of Richmond’s Pre-Owned car of the week. The car is full of technology, like a navigation system, Bluetooth, a rear view backup camera, and many other luxury features like heated leather drivers and passenger’s seats. It comes equipped with  a 3.5L V6 engine and an automatic 6-speed transition.

 

Call or email our Internet Sales Team today for more details or visit our site at www.lexusofrichmond.com to live chat. Sales prices are subject to change so we recommend confirmation by phone.

Pursuit of Perfection Week 8-Catherine DeVoe

Lexus Of Richmond’s Pursuit of Perfection Leadership Award Week 8 nominee is Catherine DeVoe from Collegiate School. She excels in her academics, and is in the Cum Laude Society (Top 10%) at her school. Her academics have been rewarded with the Jefferson Book Award, the Academic All American Award and the AP Scholar with Honor Award.

With a passion for international relations and outreach, she has participated in travel abroad programs like the Leadership Conference at Lebone II School in South Africa, the sister school to Collegiate. She has also participated in the International Emerging Leaders Program as the Junior and Senior Ambassador.

For athletics, she is the Senior Captain for Collegiate’s Varsity Field Hockey and Varsity Lacrosse teams. She is also trying out a new sport this year, Varsity Track.

Catherine has won a dinner for two at Fleming’s Steakhouse and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview video, and the Driven to Perfection interview on www.lexusofrichmond.com/driventoperfection to learn more about Catherine’s great achievements. Also check out Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!

Pre-Owned Car of the Week

2013 LS 460

 

Lexus of Richmond’s Pre-Owned Car of the Week is this 2013 LS 460. It comes equipped with the Lexus Navigation system, and Mark Levinson Audio. Some of the other major features include: AWD, Back-up Camera, Blind Spot Monitor, Mark Levinson 19-Speaker w/DVD/CD Player, USB Audio Plug, Bluetooth Technology, Heated & Cooled Front Climate Control Seats, and Heated Wood Steering Wheel. Call (804)323-8000 or visit here for more details on this amazing car!

Pursuit of Perfection Week 7-Taylor Rice

Lexus of Richmond’s Week 7 nominee for the Pursuit of Perfection Leadership Award is Taylor Rice from Monacan High School. She is a Senior and has many examples of her academic achievements. Those include being in organizations like the National Honors Society, French Honors Society, and receiving awards like the West Point Leadership Award, and the Science Award for Biology. She has also received the President’s Award for Educational Achievement.

Her extra-curriculars include being the Vice President of the Student Government Association, and being in many clubs like the BETA Club, Ecology Club, and French Club, among many others. Her top sports are field hockey and lacrosse, and she is the Captain of both of those varsity teams at Monacan High School. She also volunteers with elementary school children on a regular basis, Maymont Park Cleanup, and she volunteers at the Johnston-Willis Hospital in the Cancer Center.

Taylor has won a dinner for two at Fleming’s Steakhouse and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview video, and the Driven to Perfection interview on www.lexusofrichmond.com/driventoperfection to learn more about Taylor’s great achievements. Also check out Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!

Pursuit of Perfection Week 6-David Qin

Lexus of Richmond’s Week 6 Nominee is David Qin, a Senior from Godwin High School. At Godwin High School he participates in Golf, and is the Captain of the Varsity Golf Team. He is also an excellent scholar, and has many awards like the 2015 AP Scholar with Distinction Award. Along with his academics, he also participates in many extra-curriculars. Some of those include the Debate Team, Beta club, Math Modeling Club, Model United Nations, and the Aeronautics Space Association, to name a few.

He participates in many community services around the Richmond area, with a big focus on Root4STEM, which introduces STEM programs to children at the Boys & Girls Club of Metro Richmond. He also participates with Lamb’s Basket, and is a coach for the Godwin High School Summer Basketball Camp, and the Godwin Chess Camp.

David has won a dinner for two at Fleming’s Steakhouse and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview video, and the Driven to Perfection interview on www.lexusofrichmond.com/driventoperfection to learn more about David’s great achievements. Also check out Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!

Pursuit of Perfection Week 5-Anna Ransone

 

Lexus of Richmond’s week 5 nominee for the Pursuit of Perfection Scholarship Award is Anna Ransone, a Senior at Blessed Sacrament Huguenot Catholic School. She is an outstanding scholar, and is enrolled in many AP and College Dual Enrollment courses. She is also a member of the National Honors Society (Vice President)  and the National Spanish Honors Society (President). For her other extra-curriculars, she is a student ambassador, participates in the Athletes for Athletes Association, and is a member of many other clubs, including the Drama club, Spanish Club, and Model United Nations. As the Vice President and Secretary of her class, she is also very involved in her Student Government Association.

Anna also has a lot of involvement in sports. She is the current Captain of her school’s volleyball team, swim team, and she participates in competitive tennis. She is hoping to become a nurse, after her positive experiences volunteering at the Bon Secours, St. Francis ER. Anna also volunteers with Angel Tree, Backpacks for Love, Stop Hunger Now, and many other organizations, and really enjoys being involved in her community.

Anna has won a dinner for two at Fleming’s Steakhouse and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview video, and the Driven to Perfection interview on www.lexusofrichmond.com/driventoperfection to learn more about Anna’s great achievements. Also check out Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!