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Tassie’s auto elite crowned

28 May

Thirteen businesses have been announced as winners in the 2019 TACC Castrol Motor Industry Awards, the premier prize dedicated to the Tasmanian automotive industry.

  • Auto Excellence
  • B Select Moonah
  • Berklee Exhaust & Automotive
  • Burnie Radiator Muffler Tyre & Brake
  • Cooper Automotive Kingston
  • Engine Reco & Parts
  • Goldstar Automotive Sales Division
  • Gowans Motor Group
  • Hobart Truck Spares
  • Indian Motorcycles Tasmania
  • Repco Hobart
  • Southern Smash Repairs
  • Specialist Auto Hobart

TACC Auto Apprenticeships Awards were also presented during the awards night.

  • Matthew Smylie
  • Thomas Carroll
  • Zac Bennett
  • Your Local Motor Group

TACC General Manager, Malcolm Little, said that the TACC Castrol Motor Industry Awards clearly demonstrate member dedication to quality and passion for the automotive industry. 

Awards across 13 categories were presented including: achievement in body repair; aftermarket and retailing; automotive specialisation; new and used car dealer, engine reconditioning; towing; motorcycle dealer, small and large mechanical repair; tyre dealer; auto electrics; and underbody repair.

“TACC was overwhelmed by the number of entries received from all over the state. Judging was not an easy task, as all applications were of such a high quality. It’s fantastic to see members wanting to share their stories and successes,” Mr Little said. 

Each entry was evaluated based on the business’ approach to customer service, professional development, industry improvement, and environmental and occupational health and safety, to ensure that only the best of the best would be announced as winners.

“TACC recommends the winning businesses to Tasmanian motorists. When seeking high quality expertise and excellent customer service, look no further than your local TACC member.” 

Category winners were announced at a gala evening on Saturday, 25 May at Wrest Point Casino, Hobart. 

See complete list of 2019 TACC Castrol Motor Industry Awards winners.

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