“When You Drive a Lexus”- 2017 Teacher of the Year Recounts Her Summer in a New Lexus

School is officially out for summer, and Park Place Dealerships is proud to support our DFW education community by treating area Teacher of the Year winners with a new luxury vehicle to enjoy their summer vacation- Park Place style.

Park Place Lexus Grapevine and Park Place Lexus Plano surprised six local winners of “Teacher of the Year” with a brand new Lexus to kick of their summers.

Rhonda Selph, Allen ISD Teacher of the Year winner and current 6th grade World Cultures teacher at Max O. Vaughan Elementary,  quickly put her 2017 Lexus NX through a slew of tests to see whether or not a this Lexus could successfully replace her 2003 van aka the “silver bullet.”

Rhonda Selph, Teacher of the Year


When You Drive a Lexus….Your Freezer won’t have any more dents in it because you have Park Assist.

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When You Drive a Lexus,  you can move your daughter into her new apartment…and transport all of her groceries!

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When you Drive a Lexus, you avoid hitting anyone or anything in busy retail parking lots because of the Blind Spot Monitors.

When you drive a Lexus, your co-educators will all want to ride with you to summer workshops.


When you drive a Lexus, you cannot lock your keys in your car because the vehicle will beep to remind you to grab your keys.



Rhonda successfully put her Lexus NX to the test, finding out that the features offered in her new 2017 NX provided her a high performance experience she could not receive in her “silver bullet.” Her conclusion?  Her Park Place Lexus experience exceeded any and all expectations.