Insurance premium tops £17,000 for 17-year-old

A 17-year-old student has discovered that it could cost him up to £17,000 to insure his £2,000 Vauxhall Corsa.

James Hayes saved for months to buy his first car – a second-hand one-litre model – but has discovered that...

Insurance premiums experience alarming jump

Average car insurance costs jumped by 14 per cent in the second quarter of 2010, as insurance companies implemented desperate measures to return to profit.

A comprehensive...

Black boxes for cars could help with insurance claims

Car insurance claims could be processed more smoothly and accurately if modern vehicles came equipped with airplane-style black box recorders, a leading driving authority has said.

The director of policy for the Institute of Advanced Motoring,...