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Car Insurance: How your policy could change in 2020 under radical new proposals


CAR INSURANCE policies could change in 2020 under proposals from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to introduce strict new guidelines surrounding agreements.... Read full article

How much will your car tax go up by this year? A double whammy that hit at the start of April will h


Vehicle Excise Duty costs will rise for most drivers from 1 April 2020 - but especially so for those in the market for a new car.... Read full article

ICBC changes explained: drivers in line for dramatic insurance changes

by Rob Gibson / Castanet on

These are the largest ICBC reforms made in more than four decades... Read full article

New Cars on the Horizon

by Mike Monticello on

If you’re actively shopping, don’t buy until you see if any new models coming in 2020 or 2021 are worth waiting for... Read full article

IRDAI proposes to hike third-party insurance premium for cars, two-wheelers for FY 2020-21

by Navneet Dubey on

The IRDAI has proposed to increase the Motor Third Party (TP) premium rates for cars with engines below 1000 cc to Rs 2,182 from the existing Rs 2,072 for fiscal 2020-21. However, a discount of 15 percent is proposed for electric vehicles.... Read full article

High-Tech Collision Warnings, No Matter How Smart Your Car Is

by Christopher Jensen on

The Mobileye system for older cars does not automatically apply the brakes in an emergency, but it does give audio and visual warnings.Credit...Mobileye... Read full article

Damage From Water Main Burst: 60 Cars and a Beloved Movie Theater

by Corey Kilgannon on

Floodwaters around Lincoln Center engulfed a garage under a luxury high-rise and destroyed the home of a group of film devotees.... Read full article

No-fault auto insurance reforms face legal hurdles

by Bruce Walker on

Michigan automobile owners are eagerly anticipating next summer’s promised relief from the nation’s highest car insurance rates. ... Read full article

Atlanta City Council OKs restrictions on dockless, shareable e-scooters, bikes

by Sean Keenan on

Bicycling leader calls for immediate implementation of safer infrastructure amidst e-vehicle explosion.... Read full article

The 20 Late-Model Cars Most Likely to Be Stolen, According to Insurance Claim Data


Powerful, big-engined vehicles top the list compiled by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.... Read full article