Scion's TV Spot Shows its iM Model in Many New Lights

Plus, Five of the Most Digitally Engaging Spots on TV Right Now

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Every weekday, we bring you the Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots, new and trending TV commercials tracked by, a company that catalogs, tags and measures activity around TV ads in real time. The New Releases here ran on TV for the first time yesterday. The Most Engaging ads are showing sustained social heat, ranked by SpotShare scores reflecting the percent of digital activity associated with each one over the past week. See the methodology here.

Among the new releases, young love is in the air at Applebee's; T-Mobile says it will make wasting data while streaming music and video a concern of the past; Pennzoil fuels a fearless yellow SUV as it tears up some desert dunes; and athletes can stock up on gear at Kohl's, where select Nike items are on sale.

Finally, Scion offers multiple new perspectives on its 2016 iM model -- literally.

Today's TV Ad Highlights
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New Releases
Top new ads recently aired on national TV
Scion: All the Cams Scion: All the Cams
Network: MTV
Show: Catfish: The TV Show
Primetime Airing: Jun. 15, 8:45 pm ET
Applebee's: First Date Applebee's: First Date
Network: A&E
Show: Duck Dynasty
Primetime Airing: Jun. 15, 9:53 pm ET
T-Mobile: Roll Forward T-Mobile: Roll Forward
Network: NBC
Show: American Ninja Warrior
Primetime Airing: Jun. 15, 9:11 pm ET
Pennzoil: JOYRIDE Baja Pennzoil: JOYRIDE Baja
Network: History Channel
Show: Pawn Stars
Primetime Airing: Jun. 15, 10:19 pm ET
Kohl's: 25 Percent Off Nike Sale: Apparel, Shoes and Accessories Kohl's: 25 Percent Off Nike Sale: Apparel, Shoes and Accessories
Network: CBS
Show: Criminal Minds
Primetime Airing: Jun. 15, 9:19 pm ET
Most Engaging
Top ads by SpotShare for the past 7 days
Chevrolet: Silverado Strong: Steel Bed Outperforms Aluminum Bed Chevrolet: 2016 Chevrolet Silverado TV Spot, 'Steel Bed Outperforms Aluminum Bed'
Online Views: 2,561,154
Social Actions: 21,652
SpotShare: 5.30%
Sprint: Paul Switched Sprint: Sprint TV Spot, 'Paul Switched'
Online Views: 1,218,163
Social Actions: 13,069
SpotShare: 2.74%
Red Lobster: Surprise Red Lobster: Red Lobster Lobster & Shrimp Summerfest TV Spot, 'Surprise'
Online Views: 9,949
Social Actions: 19,303
SpotShare: 1.52%
Apple iPhone: Shot on iPhone by Mirabai M. Apple iPhone: Apple iPhone TV Spot, 'Shot on iPhone by Mirabai M.' Song by Polyenso
Online Views: 904,520
Social Actions: 2,331
SpotShare: 1.46%
Apple iPhone: Shot on iPhone by Mitchell H. Apple iPhone: Apple iPhone TV Spot, 'Shot on iPhone by Mitchell H.' Song by Her
Online Views: 894,182
Social Actions: 2,451
SpotShare: 1.46%

As always, you can find out more about the best commercials on TV at Ad Age's Creativity.

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