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Lexus of Richmond’s 24th Leadership Award Week 3 – Mohini Johri

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Lexus of Richmond’s week 3 nominee for the Leadership Award Scholarship is Mohini Johri of The Collegiate School. An AP Scholar with Distinction, Mohini scored a 1550 out of 1600 on the SAT test and has a current 4.27 GPA. In 2018 she participated in the Cochrane Summer Economic Institute Internship at Startup Virginia, and she completed an internship with a physician at VCU. Following her research on ‘The Effect of Various Chewing Gum Flavors on the Reduction of Mouth Microbes’, Mohini took 3rd place at the Virginia Junior Academy of Science in 2015. This school year, she received The Collegiate School’s nomination for the Byrd Leadership Scholarship.

An active participant in Collegiate’s community, Mohini has been involved in numerous activities  throughout high school. She is currently the Co-President of the Darr -Davis Investment Board as well as the President of the Spanish Club. Mohini is a two year member of the Collegiate Community Council. Since 2017 Mohini has been a peer tutor in chemistry and an admissions tour leader. She served as an ambassador for the International Emerging Leaders Conference put on by Collegiate. Outside of school Mohini participates in piano lessons, classical Indian dance, painting and ceramics.

As a junior Mohini served as a captain to three varsity sports including: cross country, winter track and spring track. She is the current captain of the cross country team in her senior season.  Mohini has received honors like the Coaches Award, Spirit Award and the Team Award across the three sports. In 2016 she received an Honorable Mention All-State selection for the 4×800 relay. As a junior she was named to the 1st Team All-LIS, 1st Team All-Metro, and All-State Honorable Mention all for the 4×800 relay.

Since 2013 Mohini has been involved in Sportable. This non-profit organization plans various sporting events for people of all ages with disabilities or special needs. As a senior she was selected to lead the Collegiate retreat Community: Challenges and Leadership for the Collegiate seventh graders. Starting in 2017 Mohini is a student helper for the admission department at Collegiate. She has been a member of the Collegiate Community Council and is a volunteer tutor at the Saturday Academy at Oak Grove Bellemeade School.

Mohini has won a dinner for two and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview and the Lexus of Richmond Leadership Award interview to learn more about Mohini! Remember to check Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!

October Service Specials!

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Lexus of Richmond’s October 2018 Service Specials!

Check out our new service specials and deals! If you need any maintenance done on your vehicle make sure to look over our specials:

  • Complete Front or Rear Brake Job
  • Battery Installation
  • Genuine Lexus Wiper Blades
  • Tire Purchase and Installation

*These prices are valid through October 31, 2018.

*Call 804.323.7695 to learn more or click here to read more about these deals!

Champions for Charity 2018 Golf Tournament

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Lexus of Richmond’s Annual Champions for Charity Golf Tournament was held on Wednesday, September 12, at Independence Golf Club.

Lucky the rain from Hurricane Florence held off, and we had a great day for golf! Everyone thoroughly enjoyed themselves on the course. Our morning round of golfers were competing for the opportunity to win a trip to Pebble Beach to play in their tournament, and the women were competing for the chance to win a trip to Boars Head Resort in Charlottesville.

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The course at Independence had 4 opportunities for hole-in-one with the prize being a paid for 2 year lease on a new Lexus! During the afternoon round, we had two Belle Isle tents set up on the course for our participants. The evening wrapped up with some snacks and refreshments during the award ceremony.

All proceeds go towards Bon Secours Richmond Health Care Foundation, Care-A-Van mobile health program.

For more information, please click here.

24th Annual Lexus of Richmond Leadership Award

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The 24th Annual Lexus of Richmond Leadership Award is about to begin once again for the 2018-2019 school year!

Each week will feature one new high school senior student athlete. Every student featured will have been nominated by their respective school officials. The nominees are all qualified individuals who excel in the classroom, in athletics, in extra circulars, and are heavily involved in their community. At the end of the school year, the 30 nominees will be celebrated with a banquet where a winner will be announced, and he or she will receive a $10,000 scholarship!

Make sure to keep an eye on our blog for weekly posts and check out the interviews on our Lexus of Richmond YouTube page and Fox Richmond – WRLH featuring our wonderful nominees!

September Service Specials

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Lexus of Richmond’s September 2018 Service Specials!

Check out our new service specials and deals! If you need any maintenance done on your vehicle make sure to look over our specials:

  • Genuine Lexus Wiper Blades
  • Complete Front or Rear Brake Job
  • Battery Installation
  • All New Tires + Alignment

*These prices are valid through September 30, 2018.

*Call 804.323.7695 to learn more or click here to read more about these deals!

Lexus of Richmond’s 2019 Lexus ES Training

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Lexus of Richmond associates recently traveled to the Toyota Training Center in Maryland for training sessions on the All New 2019 Lexus ES! Over the course of two weeks; sales associates, technology specialists, service advisors, technicians, managers and more attended different sessions to learn about this entirely redesigned vehicle.

This training included a classroom setting for open discussion, hands-on demonstration of new technology and features including Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa, and driving courses.

Call us at 804.323.8000 or stop by and learn about this vehicle and all it has to offer!

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2018 Golden Opportunity Sales Event

golden opportunityThe Golden Opportunity Sales Event is underway here at Lexus of Richmond.

Make sure to come in for some of the best finance and lease deals of the year on our most popular models! You will want to take advantage of these exclusive offers!

The Golden Opportunity Sales Event runs now through Tuesday, September 4, 2018.

Call us at 804.323.8000 or stop by 9703 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA 23235.

July Service Specials!

July Service Specials

Lexus of Richmond’s July 2018 Service Specials!

Check out our new service specials and deals! If you need any maintenance done on your vehicle make sure to look over our specials:

  • All New Tires + Alignment
  • Any Fluid Change
  • Battery Installation
  • Roof Cross Bar Installation

*These prices are valid through July 31, 2018.

*Call 804.323.7695 to learn more or click here to read more about these deals!

A Night In Tokyo

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On Tuesday, June 12, Lexus of Richmond held our event “A Night In Tokyo” at Independence Golf Club. A Night In Tokyo was a celebration of all things Lexus. The evening was inspired by the Lexus and Japanese craftsmanship, perfection, and amazing experiences.

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Throughout the night, we had several vehicles on the lawn at Independence. There were several LS 500’s as well as a RX 350 and a ES 350. We were even lucky enough to have a structural blue LC 500. There were only 300 structural blue LCs put into production, so we were honored to have one at Lexus of Richmond and our event.

To learn more about the structural blue LC, watch this video!

Lexus of Richmond’s 23rd Annual Scholarship Award Winner

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The 23rd Annual Lexus of Richmond Leadership Award program had another excellent with  year with 30 incredible, high school senior nominees! We hope you enjoyed getting to know these student-athlete scholarship nominees as we did this past school year. Our winner was chosen based on academic performance, athletic achievement, extra curricular activities and contributions to the community.

Lexi Long of Deep Run High School, Center for Information Technology Specialty School, was named the 23rd winner of our scholarship program on Monday, May 14, 2018. Lexi will be attending Stanford University in the fall to study computer science and engineering. While in high school Lexi was the President of the National Honor Society as well as a member of the Science National Honor Society, Computer Science Honor Society and Mu Alpha Theta. She was named an AP Scholar with Distinction, and Lexi scored a 35 out of 36 on the ACT test. For the SATs Lexi scored a 1510 out of 1600 having a perfect math score of 800.

Having spent 4 years on the Varsity Soccer team, Lexi was selected as the captain for her senior season. In 2016 she was the leading goal scorer and won the most improved player award. She received accolades such as 1st Team All Conference, 1st Team All Region, and 2nd Team All State. Additionally she lettered two times for Varsity Gymnastics. Outside of athletics, Lexi was the Center for Information Technology Historian. She served as the Vice President for the Girls of the Center for Information Technology club. Lexi was the Student Council Association Class Historian. She was even selected for the Henrico County Student Congress representing Deep Run. Additionally Lexi was a member of Deep Run organizations such as: Beta Club, Key Club and the Programming Team.

Giving back to the community plays a significant role in our scholarship, and Lexi is certainly no exception! Lexi spent time with the organization Caritas. She participated in a mission trip to Raleigh, North Carolina. Lexi was a member of the student organization SODA (Student Organization for Developing Attitudes). The SODA club is a group of high school students who mentor elementary children to help improve self esteem and assist with attitudes and social issues. She tutored fellow students at school in math and science, and she volunteered with various events put on at Deep Run and for the Center for Information Technology.

We at Lexus of Richmond applaud Lexi for her academic achievement, athletic skill, commitment to extra curricular activities and time spent helping the community. We are pleased to present and support this outstanding young lady. We know Lexi will continue to excel as she moves forward and continues to experience amazing.