Last year, the average cost of comprehensive vehicle insurance jumped by more than 10% to £434 to much uproar. In its report ‘Lifting the Bonnet on Car Insurance’, the Association of British Insurers has revealed its plans to help tackle these growing premiums.
A cold snap has hit the UK and it is now officially Autumn. That means frosty mornings with ice-capped roads are just around the corner. Don’t let the plummeting temperatures affect your work. Keep your van on the roads and drive safely with these five top tips:
A study by insurance firm Churchill has found that five of the ten areas with the highest percentage of uninsured drivers can be found in London. Around 216,000 of the 3.9 million cars on the capital’s roads are uninsured.
In this year’s IAA Commercial Vehicles show in Hannover, Volkswagen displayed its first concept for the new e-Crafter - a future vehicle which will be powered solely by electricity.
Here at Van Compare, we’re all about safe driving and the correct van insurance cover. We don’t condone speeding, unless of course it is in a controlled racetrack manner. And we must admit, celeb thrill-seeker Guy Martin has impressed us with his most recent record break.
This week at the IAA Commercial Vehicle Show in Hannover, Mercedes provided insights into what it felt would be the ‘vanguard of Mercedes’ future’. And it appears this is an autonomous, electric van with no steering wheel and drones on the roof.
How would you describe the typical white van driver? Well, according to a recent survey, the stereotypes are very wrong. Typical attributes of these drivers were found to actually include being selfless, responsible and having a strong moral code.
It’s easy to forget to update your driving licence when you move home or get married, but did you know that you could get fined £1,000 if you get stopped by the police?