The Lexus Efficiency Driving Faculty (LPDS) promises a terrific experience for any person who needs to be part of. Contributors get to drive a Lexus RC F, an IS 500 F Activity General performance, and an LC 500, with the aim to grasp car manage on the 2.24-mile WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, which includes the famous 10-tale Corkscrew fall. This, in alone, need to currently be really worth the income, but Lexus is throwing in some thing else this 2022 period.
Following the observe practical experience last August, Lexus has specified the more than 130 LPDS participants a distinctive electronic token, colloquially acknowledged as an NFT (non-fungible token).
Lexus driver Scott Pruett’s NFT certificate
Lexus driver Townsend Bell’s NFT certificate
As viewed on the certificates of Lexus drivers above, each individual NFT token has customized 45-next footage, party aspects, and motor vehicle facts provided by Toyota Related, an independent software program heart of excellence within the larger Toyota ecosystem, rendered on the Polygon platform.
Of note, Polygon is a blockchain platform exactly where the members can mint their NFTs to ow completely. Around 60 guests have minted their NFTs to the Polygon blockchain following many times subsequent the event.
LPDS prides alone as the 1st location of its kind to offer attendees with a residing memory deal from their substantial-general performance driving practical experience.
This is the pilot and trial NFT system for Lexus and the automaker reported that it has already started doing work on approaches to provide LPDS NFT owners possible rewards in the upcoming. These could consist of entry to motorsport-related or brand engagement possibilities. A attainable added value at upcoming Lexus General performance Driving School dates, like the coveted, 1-on-one particular Masterclass.
The LPDS was conceived in 2018 and because then has grown into a well known vacation spot for the two competent racing motorists and entry-level, everyday drivers. While the 2022 period has now been concluded, Lexus is presently on the lookout forward to the 2023 year with dates and venues still to be announced.