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Opel Astra Awarded 2017 WesBank South African Car Of The Year Title

27/03  With a fourth win for the revered German manufacturer, the Opel Astra took top honours at the 2017 WesBank South African Car Of The Year announcement at a cocktail dinner hosted by WesBank, the competition’s headline sponsor, on Wednesday.
BINDER IS MOTOR SPORTSMAN OF THE YEAR
359346 23/02  2016 FIM Moto 3 World Champion Brad Binder was announced as the Bridgestone SA / SAGMJ Motor Sportsman of the Year at a function in Johannesburg Wednesday evening 22 February.
Bridgestone SA and SAGMJ to honour top motor sportsmen
15/02  The South African Guild of Motoring Journalists has confirmed its nominees for the Bridgestone SA / SAGMJ Motor Sportsman of the Year, recognising drivers and riders in their own realms of the sport, and the Colin Watling Award, recognising the extraordinary contributions behind the scenes of South African Motorsport.
Top Motoring Journalists crowned
359332 02/11  Ferdi de Vos, Seagram Pearce and Gavin Foster crowned at the 2016 Toyota Financial Services SAGMJ Motoring Journalist of the Year Awards
2017 WesBank South African Car of the Year Jurors Announced
30/06  At its Annual General Meeting, held on 29 June 2016, the South African Guild of Motoring Journalists (SAGMJ) announced the Jury and Trainee Jury members for the 2017 WesBank South African Car of the Year.
Volvo XC90 Awarded 2016 WesBank / SAGMJ Car Of The Year Title
359289 09/03  With a second win for the revered Swedish manufacturer, the Volvo XC90 took top honours at the 2016 WesBank / SAGMJ Car Of The Year announcement at a gala dinner hosted by WesBank, the competition’s headline sponsor, on Tuesday.
The nominees for the 2015 Bridgestone SA / SA Guild of Motoring Journalists “Motor Sportsman of the Year”
359282 28/02  The nominees for the 2015 Bridgestone SA / SA Guild of Motoring Journalists “Motor Sportsman of the Year” award includes many leading lights in the motor sport world, and the vote for the winner was not an easy one.
Updated and Corrected Version: It’s Sippel, Bow and Foster for Toyota Financial Services 2015 Motoring Journalist of the Year Awards
25/11  Please note that there was an unfortunate error in the previous Press Release on the MJOY awards. Dave Scott won the Hino Commercial Vehicle award and Gavin Myers won the Road Safety Feature of the Year. We apologise for this error and inconvenience it might have caused. Below is the correct and updated PRESS RELEASE.
Announcement: 2016 WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year Jury Training Programme
25/08  The SA Guild of Motoring Journalists (SAGMJ) is proud to announce the revitalisation of the WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year (COTY) Jury Training programme. Part of the long-term success of the COTY competition, is it's ability to retain reviewing talent, and to nurture new Jurors for future competitions. The following Full members of the Guild have been selected for the Jury Training Programme in terms of rule 4 of the 2016 WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year rules:
Announcement: 2016 WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year Jury
24/08  Following a vote by the Full membership of the SA Guild of Motoring Journalists (SAGMJ), the following members of the Guild have been nominated and vetted in terms of rule 4 of the 2016 WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year rules as the Jury for the 2016 competition, and have confirmed their participation:
Meet the 2015 COTY sponsors: MOTUL
359011 10/11  The South African Guild of Motoring Journalists (SAGMJ) is proud to have MOTUL, the international premium specialist lubricants company, as a support sponsor of its WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year competition.
SA Automotive Week - More info
30/09  Dramatic developments on the African continent and their impact on South Africa’s automotive sector will be the focus of deliberations at the South African Automotive Week, at Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand, from October 14-16.
Announcement of the new SAGMJ Chairman
358769 22/08  We are pleased to announce the appointment of Roger McCleery as the new Chairman of the SAGMJ........Due to a change in the nature....

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