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Detroit is America's most dangerous city for drivers

Detroit is America's most dangerous city for drivers

This summer, many of us will take road trips, hitting the open highways, rolling down the windows, and letting the wind blow through our hair. That'll be a welcome change of pace from the bumper-to-bumper traffic and crowded parking lots we endure the rest of the year. No doubt about it, city... read more

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Tesla Model S P85D 'Insane' mode acceleration  [frame capture from DragTimes video]

If You Have A Fender-Bender On A Test Drive, Who's Liable: You Or The Dealer?

When you're shopping for a new ride, you always take a test drive, right? But what happens if you're in an accident during those 15 or 30 minutes? Who can be sued? That... read more September 15, 2015 by


 
Volkswagen iBeetle and iBeetle Cabriolet

J.D. Power: Drivers Ignore High-Tech Car Features, Don't Want Apple CarPlay Or Android Auto

This week, J.D. Power released its 2015 Driver Interactive Vehicle Experience (DrIVE) Report, which reveals that motorists often don't use or appreciate the high-tech... read more August 27, 2015 by


 
Scarlett O'Hara in mourning, Gone With The Wind

Good Grief: Widows Pay Up To 226% More For Auto Insurance After Spouse Dies

We've all heard horror stories about men and women who've lost their spouses, then learned that their better half was so deep in debt, those they've left behind are left out... read more August 24, 2015 by


 
Google autonomous car prototype

How Much Cash Will An Autonomous Car Save You? More Than $1,000 Per Year

Self-driving cars are just around the corner. Many people worry about the added expense of autonomous technology and the effect it'll have on car prices, but in fact... read more August 13, 2015 by


 
Teen driver - busy street- AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety

Insurer: Braking Style ‘Highly Predictive’ Of Accident Risk

Insurance companies gather a lot of information. Age, gender, the car you drive, your driving record, your zip code, and your credit rating (where it’s legal): It all... read more May 28, 2015 by


 
2015 Ford F-150

2015 Ford F-150: Insurance Rates Hold Steady, Despite Aluminum Body

Wise people often say, "If it ain't broke, don't fix it", and if ever there was a vehicle that wasn't broke, it's the Ford F-150. That pickup has been America's best-selling... read more March 23, 2015 by


 
2015 Nissan GT-R

The 10 Most Expensive (And Least Expensive) New Cars To Insure

You've finally done it: you've researched, you've asked around, you've test driven, and at long last, you've chosen your next car. It's a great feeling, isn't it? But that... read more March 17, 2015 by


 
Flo, for Progressive Insurance

Auto Industry Shakeup, Part 2: Insurers Anxious About Autonomous Cars & Shrinking Profits

Yesterday, we discussed automakers' growing concern over Apple and Google. They're not just worried about the tech firms' plans to begin selling autonomous vehicles by 2020... read more March 6, 2015 by


 
Flo, for Progressive Insurance

Insurance Companies Sued For Forcing Garages To Make Shoddy Repairs With Cheap Parts

Americans are wary of insurance companies. In fact, a recent Gallup poll about trustworthy professions put insurance agents near the bottom of the "trusted" list, besting... read more February 18, 2015 by


 
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Study: Even First Accident Claim Raises Car Insurance Rates For Years

Afraid that making just one auto-insurance claim will raise your rates? That fear is entirely justified by the results of a new study—pointing to a premium rate hike of... read more January 28, 2015 by


 
Detroit (via Google Maps)

10 Most & Least Expensive ZIP Codes For Car Insurance: Are Your Neighbors Driving Up Your Rates?

Most insurance ads would have you believe that your premium is based solely on your driving history. They talk about forgiving motorists for accidents and reducing premiums... read more January 26, 2015 by


 
2015 Subaru WRX STI

Subaru WRX Leads List For Drivers With Traffic Violations

Are you a ticket magnet if you drive a Subaru WRX? According to a new analysis by Insurance.com, you might be—or at the very least, you’ll be paying the price in... read more September 30, 2014 by


 
Walmart store sign (via Wikimedia)

Walmart Eases Into The Auto Insurance Business

Walmart sells everything -- everything but insurance. Now, the big-box retailer is hoping that a new foray on that front will boost revenue at a time when many of its... read more May 2, 2014 by


 
Police officer with radar gun

So, You Got A Ticket. How Will That Affect Your Insurance Rate?

No one likes getting a ticket. For starters, there's the fear that comes with being pulled over, even if you're the goodiest goody-two-shoes in the shoe store. Then, there's... read more March 31, 2014 by


 
Uber's updated insurance policy as of March 14, 2014

Uber & Lyft Upgrade Insurance For Drivers: Is That Enough?

The way we travel is changing. Planet Earth's automotive fleet has begun the long, slow process of shifting from fossil fuels to electricity. Simultaneously, the future of... read more March 24, 2014 by


 

 
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