This Month's Top Articles
Car Insurance UK news (page 38):
|Car insurance advice for distracted drivers|
|9th July 2009|
|Drivers could be putting their car insurance at risk by not fully concentrating on the road.|
Research by Continental Tyres has revealed that UK motorists are 100 per cent focused only 67 per cent of the time that they are behind the wheel.
Things named by respondents as distraction...
|Drivers 'shopping around for car insurance quotes'|
|7th July 2009|
|More than three-quarters of drivers are shopping around to get cheap car insurance, according to a new poll.|
Market research firm Mintel found that 77 per cent of motorists are looking at deals offered by different providers before renewing their policies.
Furthermore, 45 per cent ...
|Car insurance news: used car sales picking up?|
|7th July 2009|
|More people could be seeking car insurance quotes for secondhand motors, research from Experian suggests.|
The information services company revealed that sales of used cars rose by 17 per cent between the first quarter of this year and the final quarter of last.
While, year on year,...
|Car insurance warning over poorly maintained cars|
|4th July 2009|
|Car insurance providers will not pay out if a car is not roadworthy, the British Insurance Brokers' Association (Biba) has warned.|
As the recession bites, many drivers may be tempted to forgo essential maintenance, choosing instead to get extra miles out of old tyres, for example.
|More experienced drivers 'can reduce car insurance costs' |
|3rd July 2009|
|Experienced drivers could help to lower car insurance costs by being added to the policy of a younger driver, a money expert has suggested. |
Martin Lewis, writing on GMTV's website, explained that reducing risk is the key to reducing car insurance premiums.
"As insurance prem...
|Car insurance customers warned about key security|
|1st July 2009|
|New research shows that many motorists are risking their car insurance premiums by failing to look after their car keys correctly. |
Auto company Vauxhall revealed that 52 per cent of UK car owners are more concerned about hiding their laptops than keeping their keys in a safe and secure pla...
| Car insurance customers 'happy with their motors'|
|26th June 2009|
|New research has showed that many Brits believe their current vehicles are more than ideal for their needs. |
RoadTestReports.co.uk discovered that the majority of motorists are happy with their choice of vehicle, with 70 per cent giving their cars either a four or five-star score in the sur...
|New Mazda 'ideal' for car insurance customers|
|26th June 2009|
|Automaker Mazda believes that its new model is ideal for businesses looking to cut costs. |
The new Mazda3 is set to appeal to car insurance customers who are looking for a cost-effective vehicle to offset the impact of the current economic recession. Due to its low carbon emissions, many bu...
|Green car insurance provider expands eco-options|
|25th June 2009|
|Car insurance provider ibuyeco has announced plans to enable customers to support a greater range of green projects. |
The company has confirmed with each purchase of car insurance they will make a £5 donation to the Woodland Trust, Borneo Orangutan Survival or The Converging World.
|Seat model 'could reduce car insurance costs'|
|20th June 2009|
|The Seat Ibiza could play a vital role in reducing car insurance costs for drivers by boosting their no-claim bonuses. |
By offering enhanced security, the model came top in its category at the recent British Insurance Vehicle Security Awards. Seat's supermini was awarded the maximum five-st...