This Month's Top Articles
Car Insurance UK news (page 27):
|Car insurance customers 'could benefit from road tax changes'|
|28th July 2009|
|The Association of British Drivers (ABD) is calling on the government to do more to justify its spending of road tax and fuel duty in order to reduce costs for car insurance customers. |
Paul Biggs, environment spokesperson for the ABD, explained that many drivers remain suspicious of how th...
|Car insurance customers 'should resist urge to tailgate'|
|25th July 2009|
|The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) is stressing that motorists should not retaliate if they are the victims of tailgating. |
A recent survey by car insurance provider AA revealed that many drivers believe driving too close to the car in front is the most annoying habit displayed by fe...
|Car insurance vital for holidaying parents, claims Post Office|
|25th July 2009|
|The Post Office is stressing that parents should ensure that expensive in-car entertainment designed to keep children happy on long journeys needs to be covered by car insurance policies. |
Research conducted by the company suggests that parents could spend around £800 this summer on in...
|AA launches guide to help car insurance customers cut costs|
|24th July 2009|
|The AA has produced a new guide aimed to help drivers save money during the current economic downturn. |
Entitled The Money Saving Motorist, the book gives advice on how to reduce spending on a range of motoring-related products such as petrol, maintenance and car insurance.
|Drivers 'cutting down on car insurance extras'|
|23rd July 2009|
|Many car insurance customers are reducing the number of add-ons they are buying with their policies, claims a new survey. |
According to a poll conducted by esure, there has been a seven per cent fall in the number of motorists choosing car insurance extras, with an 8.6 per cent decline in t...
|Parking accidents 'may increase car insurance claims'|
|22nd July 2009|
|New research shows that the number of accidents occurring in car parks is increasing.|
A poll from AA/Populus revealed that eight in ten drivers have had their cars damaged in a car park; with 1,000 out of the 8,800 motorists taking part in the survey admitting they would just drive away if ...
|Car insurance customers 'annoyed by tailgating'|
|21st July 2009|
|New research has revealed that many car insurance customers regard tailgating as the most annoying driving habit. |
A survey conducted by AutoCar and the AA discovered that the habit of driving close to the car in front was classed as the most annoying driver trait by 36 per cent.
|Over 50s car insurance customers 'better prepared'|
|18th July 2009|
|New research suggests that drivers aged over 50 are more likely to be prepared for longer journeys and potential problems, claims a car insurance provider. |
Saga Motor Insurance discovered that 46 per cent of motorists admit they enjoy driving for enjoyment rather than necessity and, as a r...
|Car insurance customers 'confused by garage fees'|
|16th July 2009|
|Many car insurance customers are confused by the prices quoted by garages concerning repairs and servicing of their vehicles, claims Motor Codes. |
According to the regulatory body, one in five drivers have been charged more than the original garage estimate even though motorists should be m...
|Car insurance customers 'opting for dealer finance'|
|15th July 2009|
|Many car insurance customers prefer to purchase their new car directly from dealers, a new study has shown. |
The research from the Finance and Leasing Association (FLA) revealed that 52.9 per cent of new car buyers opted to use finance provided by the dealer in May - a three per cent rise c...