Announcement: 2016 WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year Finalists announced

Johannesburg – The South African Guild of Motoring Journalists (SAGMJ) is proud to announce the finalist vehicle ranges for the 2016 WesBank / SAGMJ Car Of The Year (COTY) competition. Announced during an interactive reveal event at Langhams Lifestyle Estate in Johannesburg. Hosted by WesBank, the competition’s headline sponsor, and the South African Guild of Motoring Journalists (SAGMJ), the finalist reveal follows a vote cast by a 26-member Jury, elected by their peers, of an original list of 45 eligible vehicle ranges.

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Announcement: 2016 WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year Semi-finalists

Johannesburg – Following a vote by the full membership of the South African Guild of Motoring Journalists (SAGMJ), on new vehicles introduced to market within the 2016 Car of the Year (COTY) eligibility period, the SAGMJ is proud to announce the semi-finalist contenders for the 2016 WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year competition (in alphabetical order):

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Announcement: 2015 WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year Jury

Johannesburg, South Africa – Following a vote by the Full membership of the SA Guild of Motoring Journalists, the following members of the Guild have been voted onto the Car of the Year Jury and have confirmed their participation:

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2015 WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year Finalists announced

The Finalists for the 2015 WesBank / SAGMJ Car Of The Year (COTY) competition were announced during a thrilling reveal event at the Inanda Polo Club in Johannesburg. Hosted by WesBank, the competition’s headline sponsor, the Finalist reveal follows a vote cast by a 29-member Jury from the South African Guild of Motoring Journalists (SAGMJ), of an original list of 40 Semi-finalists.

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Porsche does it again as Cayman S scoops 2014 Car of the Year crown

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19 February 2014

Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg. Porsche entered the South African record books for a second time when the German manufacturer’s Cayman S was announced the winner of the 2014 WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year competition. It follows in the footsteps of its sibling, the Porsche Boxster, which in 2013 became the first Porsche model in the history of the competition to win the prestigious title. The announcement follows a gala dinner hosted by WesBank, the competition’s headline sponsor, at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg.

The Porsche Cayman S, which entered the competition as a highly revered contender, faced very stiff competition in its race to victory as this year’s WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year (COTY) competition included nine finalists that rep...

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Countdown to Car of the Year announcement kicks off

Pretoria. Twenty-five members of the SA Guild of Motoring Journalists (SAGMJ) have just spent two days on the road in the area surrounding the greater Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality to evaluate the nine finalists for the coveted WesBank/ SAGMJ Car of the Year award, to be announced in less than a month.

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2014 WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year Finalists announced

19 October 2013

2014 WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year Finalists announced

Johannesburg International Motor Show, NASREC Exhibition Centre. The 2014 WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year finalists were announced this afternoon during an exciting reveal event hosted by WesBank, the competition’s headline sponsor, and the SA Guild of Motoring Journalists (SAGMJ) at the Johannesburg International Motor Show. The announcement of the 2014 Car of the Year finalists follows a vote cast by a 30-member jury, elected by their peers, on the 40 Semi-finalists.

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2014 WesBank / SAGMJ Car Of The Year Semi-Finalists

Johannesburg. Following a vote by the Full membership of the South African Guild of Motoring Journalists on new vehicles introduced to market within the eligibility period (model ranges and specific derivatives), the SAGMJ is proud to announce the Semi-finalists for the 2014 WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year competition (in alphabetical order):

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2014 WesBank / SAGMJ Car of the Year Jury

Following a vote by the Full membership of the SA Guild of Motoring Journalists, the following members of the Guild have been voted onto the Car of the Year Jury and have confirmed their participation:

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Porsche Boxster scoops SA Car Of The Year title

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Brian Riley (WesBank), Toby Venter, Christo Kruger and Jessica Baker (Porsche SA), Danie van Jaarsveld (SAGMJ). Image credit: SAGMJ.org.za

The Porsche Boxster entered the record books in South Africa today by becoming the first Porsche model in the history of the competition to win th

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