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Sun Valley, ID

Sun Valley Resort- Featured in Lexus Magazine

Did you know that the Sun Valley resort was featured in a recent Lexus Magazine article? I work for Lexus Magazine and was unfamiliar about the resort until I saw this article. The photos are amazing, and the captions are great too. Although I’m excited for spring to come back I wouldn’t mind taking a trip here. The post is titled mountain air, check it out and let me know what you think: https://secure.dri usdrivers/magazine / share/magazine/htm l/Lexus-Lifestyle/ Sun-Valley-Mountai n-High.html  (Feb 25, 2011 | post #1)


Vermont Cheese

Hey, I work for Lexus Magazine and wanted to share an article about the cheese endeavors made on a road trip from Manhattan to Vermont on an impromptu roadtrip. Some of the cheeses mentioned were: Von Trapp Farmstead's Oma; Manchester, a goat's-milk cheese from Consider Bardwell Farm; and cave-aged cheddar from Orb Weaver Farm. How do you all feel about Vermont Cheese? Here's the article let me know your thoughts! https://secure.dri usdrivers/magazine / share/magazine/htm l/Lexus-Lifestyle/ From-Field-to-Tabl e.html  (Dec 30, 2010 | post #1)

Atlanta, GA

what's your favorite car ad?

what is your favorite new (or old) car commercial/ad? doing some work with lexus and this one aired first in june, but pretty sweet. .com/watch?v=16hPB sw2Uy4  (Jul 12, 2010 | post #1)


Roadtripping Big Sur, Bev Hills, Laguna

What are you guys doing for a summer vacation this year? I'm doing some work with Lexus and they have some great roadtrip guides all throughout Southern California. The Laguna one looks particularly fun. Do you have any roadtrip advice for California? https://secure.dri usdrivers/magazine / share/magazine/htm l/Lexus-Lifestyle/ Laguna.html  (Jun 28, 2010 | post #1)

summer vacation plans?

what are you doing this summer for a vacation? i'm thinking about saving money and going on a roadtrip. i'm doing some work with lexus magazine and they just came out wiht a great list of roadtrips that are all aroundt he US. I'm thinking about checking out the one in the smokey mountains. https://secure.dri usdrivers/magazine / share/magazine/htm l/Lexus-Lifestyle/ Road-Trips.html  (May 17, 2010 | post #1)

Birmingham, AL

Local Orrin Hudson Featured in Lexus Magazine

Read this article today discussing how Orrin helps teens with chess...very cool concept! https://secure.dri usdrivers/magazine / share/magazine/htm l/Lexus-Lifestyle/ Orrin-Hudson.html  (Apr 15, 2010 | post #1)

Washington, DC

Lexus Magazine Names Two Amy's DC's "Authentic" Neapolita...

i think i agree - can anyone else vouche? it's on the corner of macomb and wisconsin (right next to cactus cantina) https://secure.dri usdrivers/magazine / share/magazine/htm l/Lexus-Lifestyle/ Neapolitan-Pizza.h tml  (Apr 9, 2010 | post #1)


Mine tragedy rocks community

Great comment, and so true. All the people effected are in my thoughts/prayers.  (Apr 9, 2010 | post #320)


David Huang's 1,000 Horsepower Lexus

spent over $100,000...what do you think? was it worth it? https://secure.dri usdrivers/magazine / share/magazine/htm l/Vehicle-Insider/ Interview-David-Hu ang.html  (Apr 8, 2010 | post #1)

Washington, DC

2 Students Charged After BB Gun Discovered At St. Albans ...

read this story, and inappropriately found it slightly humourous - a few of my friends went to st. albans and i just could not imagine this being something serious...still good i guess though, to be better safe than sorry. other opinions?  (Apr 8, 2010 | post #1)

Chevrolet Cobalt*

Kia Forte Koup offers a fun ride

If anyone is interested in some additional good reviews on the Koup, here are a couple from Car and Driver and Automobile http://www.automob /driven/0907_2010_ kia_forte_koup/ind ex.html http://www.carandd car/09q3/2010_kia_ forte_koup-first_d rive_review  (Oct 8, 2009 | post #1)


2010 Kia Forte

The Forte and Forte Koup both use the Theta II engine platform shared with Hyundai. While the 2.0L has been tuned for more power, the 2.4 is the same unit that already has a history behind it (in the Sonata). Both have been rated well for a few years now and you can look this up in sources like Edmunds.  (Sep 29, 2009 | post #5)


2010 Kia Forte

There is also the Koup which was equally well reviewed, but more sporty, and definitely more aggressively styled. http://www.carandd car/09q3/2010_kia_ forte_koup-first_d rive_review Both Forte versions and the Soul where all designed under the new chief designer Peter Schreyer (formerly of Audi), and really show a new direction for the company.  (Sep 23, 2009 | post #3)


2010 Kia Forte

Its received quite a few positive reviews. In reference to giving the competition a run for the money, most of the automotive press would agree it already is. Beats them in price, standard features, and warranty. Here are a couple more reviews from Mototrend and Car and Driver: http://www.motortr sedans/112_0909_20 10_kia_forte_revie w/index.html http://www.motortr sedans/112_0909_20 10_kia_forte_revie w/index.html  (Sep 23, 2009 | post #2)

Tampa, FL

Good Cause and Free Cheescake 9/19 in Tampa

Just a heads up that The Cheesecake Factory Drive out Hunger Tour is scheduled to stop in Tampa on 9/19. They are trying to collect food donations for local food banks, and if you donate two soup cans, you can get a free slice of cheesecake. Here is the info from the site: "Sharing a common goal, The Cheesecake Factory has partnered with Feeding America for The 'Drive Out Hunger' Tour. Throughout the month of September, in support of Hunger Action Month, we'll be touring 30 cities in 30 days holding an event each day to collect cans of soup benefiting the local food bank. Join us in supporting this cause by bringing two cans of soup to the event at each city and receive: A complimentary slice of Stefanie's Ultimate Red Velvet Cake Cheesecake™ – for the first 500 guests who donate two cans of soup. A special gift to use on a future visit to The Cheesecake Factory® for every guest who donates. Being a part of the bigger picture by getting an official 'Drive Out Hunger' Tour photo taken and uploaded to our Photo Mosaic page online. Live radio remotes featuring your favorite local radio station personalities and music." More details on the tour site: https://promos.the cheesecakefactory. com/tour/#Tour  (Sep 11, 2009 | post #1)

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Northern VA

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