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Lexus marketing with "The Script"

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    This ad just played on CNBC in my office. I had to laugh. It reminded me of MJ's description of "The Script".

    View: https://youtu.be/9h0C-gTWBh8


    They left out repeating the process for 50 years.

    Basically... You work hard and for your reward you get the privilege of spending some of your time in a Toyota Avalon with more leather. Yay success.
     
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    They also left out that usually it's a fat balding guy because he's got no blood circulation and a shit diet, pulling into a one bedroom house to a wife who's pissed off because she's shackled to the equivalent of Jerry from Rick and Morty.
     
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    Smart marketing -they know their purchasing demographic.

    ps: I really like my Nissan with more leather, lol.
     
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    Yea, I found that funny as well.

    My tweet:

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    LMAO!!!
     
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    Does it go the other way too? Can my Chevy be an Escalade with less leather? HAHA
     
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    Also love how it's an open road. A more accurate portrayal would be hopelessly stuck in traffic going to work... classic "your time"!
     
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    Lmao, yea if an inlet to Manhattan ever looks like that, I'm pulling a U-turn real quick. Sure sign of a zombie outbreak.
     
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    I do think Lexus makes nice cars though
     
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    Financing at 2% !!!!
     
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    They do. Very reliable as well.

    But they are just Toyotas with more leather and a few extra bells and whistles + that "luxury" price tag.
     
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    My 2002 Tahoe has leather and Autoride! It's an Escalade with a bow tie right??

    :rofl:
     
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    The IS model I would definitely agree and it's been proven.

    The higher up models are more different.

    But with that logic, isn't any car basically the same thing with some more dressing up?
     
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    Right. I'd agree that, for example, the LS is a realm above Toyota.

    I wouldn't say that all cars are that way. But if you compare, for the most part, Toyota to Lexus, or Ford to Lincoln, Nissan to Infiniti, VW to Audi, Honda to Acura, etc, you'll see that the latter are just a higher end brand built off the same chassis. Same powetrain. Same drivetrain. The only difference is in the bells and whistles.

    They can't be compared to high end cars built on standalone chassis' with proprietary features/options.

    Even the "prestigious" Escalade is built on the same platform as the Tahoe and Yukon SUVs, and Silverado and Sierra pickup trucks.
     
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    Ad for the Unscripted:

    Won't see this on TV!
     
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    Oh no, he said "work harder" about 4 times! I hear that phrase is now triggering.
     
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    "go ahead, you deserve it"

    I think I just thew up a little bit
     
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    Probably because guys who can afford them don't waste their time in front of a TV?
     
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    After living in DC for a decade, the first thing that caught me wasn't the overall scripted nature, but the lack of soul-crushing traffic on the way into that city. Haha.
     
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    And if you want a good car commercial, call Fiat:

     
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    Yup, they went straight for the id with that one.


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    The show Atlanta did a pretty good parody of these car commercials:



    Watch it until the end.

    The Lexus commercial above could easily serve as a prequel to this.
     
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    Seems like there is a whole channel just for us haha...
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    They should show that advert to kids in school then hand them a copy of Unscripted and watch them go and knock life out of the park.
     
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    What the hell is auto ride? Lol
     
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