Lemonade Launches Auto Insurance, Disrupts Market

With an innovative artificial intelligence (AI) approach to business, Lemonade has made waves in the insurance industry with its renters, home, pet, and life insurance. With the recent launch of Lemonade auto insurance in November, Lemonade is also poised to disrupt the auto insurance market. Customers of Lemonade’s other products may be looking to make…

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New Tesla Insurance Launches in Texas Using Safety Score to Determine Rates

Tesla Motors expanded its auto insurance wing this month, announcing that it would offer insurance to Texas drivers in addition to Californians, although the Texas insurance is different than the insurance available in California. The move comes at a time when some insurance companies are under criticism from Tesla, often issuing high insurance rates for…

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The Deadliest Days for Halloween [2020 Report]

>> View the UPDATED results of this study Halloween is one of the most dangerous holidays of the year. Between drunk drivers and children trick-or-treating, the risk of being harmed makes it both a threat to the older partying age group and children who just want to enjoy the fun of dressing up. Halloween fatal car crashes…

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The 10 Deadliest Holidays to Drive [2020 Report]

>> View the UPDATED results of this study One year removed from the coronavirus quarantines, travel and traffic have returned to normal in many places throughout the world, including in the United States. While this freedom is good, both psychologically and for the nation’s economy, it brings with it a danger: increased fatal crashes, especially…

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Best Cities for Custom and Exotic Cars (2021)

Custom and exotic car owners have a particular investment in their cars — both a financial one and one of time, energy, and even sentiment. Between finding the right auto insurance for custom cars, hunting down parts, and even finding someone that can do repairs and maintenance, there’s a lot involved in owning a special…

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Best Auto Insurance Providers for Students (2021)

Students have a lot to juggle, especially college students out on their own for the first time, and auto insurance is just one of the things to worry about. Whether you’re staying on a parent’s policy or looking for your own, the best auto insurance providers for students offer great rates and lots of discounts….

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Best States for Pickup Truck Owners (2021)

Pickup trucks are among the most popular vehicles in the U.S., with light-duty trucks topping the list of the most popular vehicle in multiple states. What are the best states for pickup truck owners? We pulled the list of the states where the pickup is the top pick and then ranked them. We looked at…

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Which auto makes get in the most fatal crashes? (2020 Case Study)

← VIEW THE UPDATED RESULTS HERE Be honest, how do you shop for a car? There’s a lot of advice out there on the topic and endless options at your fingertips. It is certainly an overwhelming purchase, but with around 17.2 million vehicles sold in the U.S. in 2018, you know it’s one Americans like to…

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Best States for Carrying Minimum Auto Insurance (2021)

Every state has its own requirements for auto insurance, with a minimum level of coverage you need to carry in order to comply with the law. While experts recommend that you increase your limits above the state minimum to be properly protected, there are a number of reasons to carry just the basics. There are…

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Best States for Full-Time RV Living (2021)

Whether you are just starting out on a lifelong dream of full-time RV living or have been on the road for a while, there’s always something new to see in this vast country. Finding the best states for full-time RV living is part of the adventure for many, but if you’re looking for a shortlist…

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Best States for Classic Car Owners (2021)

For classic car owners, pulling up to a car show on a sunny day to show off your pride and joy and admire the rows of shiny, lovingly restored vehicles is unmatched. And while those days are possible just about anywhere, some states are simply better for classic car owners. The best states for classic…

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10 Deadliest Holidays to Drive (2021 Report)

We’ve all heard the stories: the drunk driving deaths on New Year’s Eve, the traffic spikes and backups on highways during Thanksgiving weekend, the barbecues and drinking on Labor Day that can lead to fatal car accidents. It can be perilous to drive on holidays. Consider this: during our study period, the average fatal crashes…

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Best Drivers in the U.S. by State [2020 Study]

← View the latest, updated results See this year’s complete rankings In 2018, there were 33,684 fatal crashes in America. That averages out to 92 per day, or around four per hour. The problems that Americans face on the road are well known. Drunk driving, speeding, even not wearing a seat belt, all cost Americans…

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10 Worst States for DMV and DOT Data Breaches [2020 Study]

If you’ve ever been the victim of data theft, such as a stolen credit card number or a virus accidentally downloaded onto your laptop, then you know how much time, energy, and money these incidents can cost you. While you might expect your data to be safe at a government institution like the Department of…

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Top 10 Most Stolen Vehicles in the United States (2018 Update)

Motor vehicle theft has been on a steady rise in the U.S. since 2014. Here’s how many cars were stolen (in America alone) in the most recent years we have official totals for: 2014 – 686,803 2015 – 713,063 2016 – 765,484 According to the Insurance Information Institute, “In addition, preliminary data from the FBI show that in the first…

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What is an auto insurance binder letter? [Expert Review]

What is a binder for auto insurance? Most auto insurance consumers don’t understand what goes on after they submit an application. When you go to an auto insurance agent’s office and buy same-day cheap auto insurance coverage, it’s easy to assume the process is straightforward. However, there is actually a lot of work that happens behind the scenes….

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Car Theft Statistics

Car theft costs consumers and car insurance companies millions per year! A simple way to prevent being the victim of auto theft? Lock your doors! Check out the below car theft statistics and then be sure to enter your zip code in above for free auto insurance rates! After all, you want adequate car theft…

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Best Drivers in the U.S. by State [2021 Study]

Everyone knows the bad driver. The one who cuts in and out of lanes at a high speed, merges into other lanes without looking over their shoulder, and rides the brake so that it’s difficult to see when they’ll stop. But what about the great driver? While there are no awards given for the best…

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DMV Points vs. Insurance Points

Are you stressed trying to figure out what the difference is between DMV points vs insurance points? What do points on your insurance even mean? Our guide breaks down the difference between license points vs insurance points, as well as how DMV and insurance points work. Read on to learn more. If the DMV point…

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The Five Deadliest and Safest Holidays to Drive [2018]

>> View the UPDATED results of this study Holidays mean time with family, time to unwind, and time spent doing the things you enjoy most. Sadly, predictions are showing that a good portion of that precious time we so long for will be spent stuck in the car. More people on the road equals more…

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States with the Longest Emergency Room Wait Times [New Data]

Just how long should an ER wait be? Emergency department visits have been increasing steadily for more than 20 years. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), there were 144.9 million emergency department (also commonly referred to as emergency room) visits in 2017, roughly a 50 percent increase from 1995. But it’s…

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Safest Highways by State (2019 Ranking)

Do you know how many people were killed in car crashes in the U.S. in 2017? It’s not exactly a fun fact to carry around. 40,231 . . . That’s how many lives were tragically cut short in traffic accidents on American roads in 2017—up 15 percent compared to 2015. On the brighter side, preliminary…

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Phone Use and Driving Award

Our Scholarship Over 26% of all US car crashes involve phone use and, unfortunately, young drivers make up the majority of this statistic. Our work in this industry means that we feel we have a responsibility to help raise awareness regarding this issue and to try to encourage young drivers to reflect on their potentially…

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75 Best Kid Audiobooks for Road Trips

Planning your next family road trip, but unsure how you’re going to keep the kids entertained for hours and hours of driving time? Sure, you’ve downloaded everyone’s favorite game apps and movies, have your ultimate playlist ready to go, packed up tons of snacks, carefully selected your favorite coffee flask for the long journey, some…

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Best Adult Audiobooks for Road Trips

The written word has been a staple of human life since the dawn of the Sumerians in 3500 B.C. Since then, we have used it to invoke emotion to the utmost degree. Words make us cry; they make us fly; they make us alive. The great Ernest Hemingway once said, “There is no friend as…

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The 36 Best Teen Audiobooks for Road Trips

Vacations are a great place to be, and one of America’s favorite kinds of vacations are road trips. Nothing beats the thrill of a map, the open road, and a full tank of gas. One of the best ways to pass the time while on a road trip is listening to audiobooks. For those book…

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The 10 Best-Paying Cities for Young Workers [Aged 16-24]

Millennials are now the largest generation in the U.S. labor force, and the oldest members of Gen Z (post-millennials) have just reached working age. This influx of younger generations into the workforce has sparked new employment trends, especially when it comes to worker mobility. This article is about the 10 best-paying cities for young workers….

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The Deadliest Days for Halloween [2021 Report: 25-Year Study]

Halloween is the night of trick-or-treaters and candy, where children in costumes of ghouls and skeletons meet peanut butter bars and cookies. Although this holiday is family-friendly on one end, there is a side with partying and drinking. These two sides often meet on the streets of neighborhoods where partygoers drink and drive and threaten…

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Is it cheaper to drive or fly to Disney from popular U.S. cities?

The United States is home to a litany of exciting vacation spots. No attraction gets quite the same amount of attention, though, as does Disney World. No matter how old you are, you’ve probably thought about saving up your money and heading down to the most magical place on Earth. You’re not alone. Disney World…

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The Most Fatal Intersections in America [New Study]

No stretch of road is entirely free from danger. From one-way streets to six-lane highways, drivers have cause for caution. Intersections are especially prone to accidents, with traffic flowing in multiple directions and frequent confusion about left-lane driving. This is an article about the most fatal intersections in America. While local laws differ substantially, most…

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Which auto makes get in the most fatal accidents? (2018 Case Study)

← View the latest, updated results View our rankings table, interactive maps, and our methodology. Each year in America there are an average of six million car accidents causing three million injuries and over 37,000 deaths. So, why isn’t safety a top priority for car buyers??? For several years now, safety hasn’t even been one…

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The State of Federal Highways and Bridges [2019 Study]

Most drivers have accidentally driven into a pothole, bottomed out on a bumpy road, or detoured because of painstaking highway construction. The truth is many of America’s federal highways and bridges are reaching a state of decay, despite the hundreds of billions of dollars spent on repair and reconstruction every year. As citizens, this potentially…

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Autoinsurance.org’s Phone Use and Driving Award

Our Scholarship Over 26% of all US car crashes involve phone use and, unfortunately, young drivers make up the majority of this statistic. Our work in this industry means that we feel we have a responsibility to help raise awareness regarding this issue and to try to encourage young drivers to reflect on their potentially…

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Best Drivers in the US by State (Interactive Graphics 2018)

← Return to our Best Drivers by State article Best Drivers by State 2018 – Interactive Heatmap – Scroll over a state to see category rankings Interactive Map – Best Drivers by State Hover over a state to view rankings in each category (remember, lower scores = better drivers) Interactive Map – Best Drivers by…

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Best Drivers in the U.S. by State [2018 Study]

← View the latest, updated results View the interactive graphs to for our 2018 ranking of the best drivers in the U.S. by state. For the second year in a row, fatal car crashes spiked in our nation, causing the total death count to be the highest it has been in nine years. US Department…

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Best Drivers in the U.S. by State [2019 Study]

← VIEW THE UPDATED RESULTS HERE The average person doesn’t realize how dangerous traveling by car in the U.S. can be. While in this article, we’ll focus on the best drivers in the U.S. by state, it’s important to know just how dangerous driving can be. In 2017 there were 37,133 fatal car crashes in America—4,389…

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How Delivery Drivers Can Get the Best Auto Insurance Rates

Food delivery is projected to grow by 12 percent per year through 2023. And if you’re a delivery driver right now, then food delivery coverage is important to understand and have. We can have just about anything from a toothbrush to a hot meal delivered right to our front door thanks to Amazon, Uber Eats,…

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Top 10 Most Stolen Vehicles in the United States – 2017

View the ranking tables and our interactive maps. With modern technology, today’s anti-theft features that protect our investments are absolutely incredible. With the press of a button, or the use of an app, we can protect our belongings and feel safe and secure. However, in spite of all the technological advancements we take advantage of today,…

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Worst States for Traffic-Related Fatalities – 2017

← View the latest, updated results of this study View the interactive graphics and our full data tables. As you drive your car daily, you may not think much about being in an accident. Your possibility of being in a car wreck, however, could be greater than you realize — especially depending on where you live….

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What age group has the most fatal crashes? (#1 Will Surprise You)

Every time you get in the car and drive, you’re taking a risk. In the U.S. alone, over 6 million car accidents occur annually. For over five years the reports have shown that every 12 minutes someone is killed, and every 14 seconds someone is injured in a car crash on American roads. You may view yourself…

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Male vs. Female Auto Insurance Rates [New Study + Suprise Results]

Gender equality and gender bias are hot topics in America and for good reason. Are males and females charged equal rates for insurance premiums if they have the same exact profile and driving record? In 48 states (including D.C), no they are not. Continue reading to find more about the influence of gender on insurance rates. Does gender play a…

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10 Companies Making Self-Driving Cars a Reality [2018]

Like it or not, cars that drive themselves are not just on their way . . . they are here NOW. These driverless cars aren’t starting out in your driveway or your neighbor’s, but rather on the commercial level with AV (autonomous vehicle) ride-hailing and world-wide driverless delivery. Autonomous vehicles are already gaining the public’s…

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The Ultimate American Road Trip Mapped Out [Coast-to-Coast]

The United States is full of spectacular road trip possibilities . . . vast desert valleys, winding mountain roads, miles of waterfront views – all that and much more waiting for you to explore! The shortest distance of America from east to west is 2,092 miles, which is quite daunting if you’re not sure where to…

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The Deadliest (and Safest) States for Drunk Driving (New)

Having some fun and drinking in moderation is fine, but risking someone’s life by selfishly choosing to combine drinking and driving is inexcusable. The CDC reports: every 51 minutes someone is killed by a drunk driver in the United States. Each day there is an average of 28 people killed by impaired drivers on our…

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The Best 1950s Road Trip Playlist for 2020

You might be ready to hit the road, but are you ready for a blast from the past? You don’t need a Delorean to go back in time with our 1950s road trip playlist. We’ve gathered tracks from the top artists of the decade to bring you a perfect blend of the 50s swing bands…

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The Best 1960s Road Trip Playlist for 2020

The 1960s mark a conflicting time in history for the United States. There was a lot of political uprising and radical social movements that gave way to greater equality and even saw many young people dropping out of the political sphere altogether and becoming part of the Free Love movement. John Lennon of The Beatles…

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The Best 1970s Road Trip Playlist for 2020

Whether it’s your first road trip or you’re a seasoned traveler, every journey behind the wheel and across the state (or country!) requires good music. You can’t rely on the radio for such important matters. Thanks to Spotify, you can take your music wherever your travels take you. We’ve been covering the top songs of…

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The Ultimate 80’s Road Trip Playlist

Whether you grew up in the 80’s or are just a fan of the era, we’ve compiled the top 80’s road trip songs to make your next vacation totally rad. Don’t forget to cover all bases before you hit the road, though. Checking your current car insurance coverage and expanding your limits is one way…

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The Best 1990s Road Trip Playlist for 2020

It’s 2018, but the 90s are still alive. From the reemergence of beloved fashion trends to the inescapable #90skid nostalgia that sweeps across our social media feeds through show remakes, old cartoon clips, and old celebrity photos, it’s impossible to get rid of the defining decade that was childhood for today’s young adults. As you…

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The Ultimate 00’s Road Trip Playlist

The 2000s were a weird time; entering a new millennium meant everything from fashion to music was due for a mega transformation, but the flux and flow left traces of the 90s prominent for years. If you’re ready to get a blast from the past, check out our Ultimate 00’s Road Trip Playlist. There’s something…

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Worst Holiday Period for Fatal Crashes (2017 Graphics)

← Return to the Worst Holiday Period for Fatal Crashes 2017 Study Fatal Crashes by Holiday and Holiday Period: Hover over the colored bars and dots to uncover more information. Fatal Crashes by Holiday and Holiday Period: Use the filters to discover which Holiday has the most fatal crashes

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The Five Deadliest and Safest Holidays to Drive [2017]

>>View the UPDATED results of this study Click here for a rankings table and click here to view interactive graphics to view interactive graphics Holidays are a wonderful time to relax, unwind, and spend quality time with family members and friends. For most people, the holidays often involve a good bit of traveling from one place to another….

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The Most Dangerous (and Safest) States for Drivers

If you’ve ever taken a cross-country road trip, you’ve probably noticed — in addition to changes in scenery — differences in road conditions, traffic laws, driving behaviors, and vehicle choice when moving from state to state. Perhaps less obvious, though, is that these differences make certain states far more dangerous (or safer) than others when…

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Which auto makes get in the most fatal accidents? (2017 Case Study)

← View the latest, updated results View our rankings table, interactive maps , and our methodology. When you pass an accident on the highway, you may have several questions about it. What caused the accident? How bad was it? Is everyone all right? Could it have been prevented? Unfortunately, if you drive at all, you put…

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Best Drivers in the U.S. by State [2015 Study]

← View the latest, updated results View the interactive graphs for our 2015 ranking of the best drivers in the U.S. by state. Most of us can remember a time when we’ve encountered a bad driver. It seems, more often than not, that individuals behind the wheel are constantly making mistakes. Whatever the scenario, it is…

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Best Drivers in the US by State (Interactive Graphics 2015)

← Return to the Best Drivers by State 2015 Data article Best Drivers by State 2015 – Interactive Heatmap – Scroll over a state to see category rankings <a href=’#’><img alt=’Best Drivers ‘ src=’https://public.tableau.com/static/images/Be/BestDrivers_0/BestDrivers/1_rss.png’ style=’border: none’ /></a> Best Drivers by State 2015 – Sortable Table – To sort the table by category, click on header columns. –…

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The 20 Hottest New Cars Ranked (By Insurance Rates)

View our rankings table and interactive graphics. 2018 has arrived and with it, the hottest new cars. As shoppers flood dealerships and turn to the internet in search of their perfect match, we decided to check out the latest models for ourselves and figure out exactly how much they’ll cost to own and insure. The best…

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The 5 Deadliest Defects in History

We all know there are serious risks involved in operating a motor vehicle, but many people don’t realize there’s a statistically high chance for hidden defects, like ticking time bombs, to be lurking in their perfectly tuned, “Top Safety” rated vehicles. Deadly manufacturer defects are much more common than most people think, and automobile manufacturers…

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10 Close Calls with Truckers Captured on Video

Truckers are the big dogs on the road. Even if you’re behind the wheel of the most upgraded, heavy-duty car, sharing the road with a truck can be a tense and even frightening experience. Truckers are used to long hours on endless stretches of road, so they’re well-equipped to handle almost anything. Of course, those…

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Worst Holiday Period for Fatal Crashes (2016 Graphics)

← Return to the Worst Holiday Period for Fatal Crashes 2016 post Fatal Crashes by Holiday and Holiday Period: Hover over the colored dots to uncover more information. Fatal Crashes by Holiday and Holiday Period: Use the filters to discover which Holiday has the most fatal crashes

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The Five Deadliest and Safest Holidays to Drive [2016]

>>View the UPDATED results of this study Click here for rankings table and click here to view interactive graphics Traveling for the holidays is a common occurrence for many in the United States, and, as gas prices have continued to drop, the U.S. has seen an increase in holiday travel. To make the most of…

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Top 10 Most Stolen Vehicles in the United States – 2020

View our data tables, interactive maps, and most recent data. In 2014, approximately 689,527 vehicles were reported stolen in the United States. Motor vehicle theft accounts for 10 percent of all American crime. Since vehicle theft is a very real problem that far too few owners consider, it’s a good idea to be aware of the risks…

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Worst States for Traffic-Related Fatalities – 2016

← View the latest, updated results this study View our interactive graphics and data tables. If you’ve driven for any length of time, you know how easy it is to be involved in a car accident. One glance at your cell phone, the radio, or your cup of coffee, and before you know it, you’re dangerously close…

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Which auto makes get in the most fatal accidents? (Interactive Data 2018)

← Return to the “Which auto makes get in the most fatal accidents? (2018 Case Study)” post Top 10 Vehicles Hover over a car crash to view rankings in each category <a href=’#’><img alt=’Top 10 Vehicles in Most Fatal Crashes ‘ src=’https:&#47;&#47;public.tableau.com&#47;static&#47;images&#47;To&#47;Top10VehiclesinMostFatalCrashes2018Edition&#47;Top10VehiclesinMostFatalCrashes&#47;1_rss.png’ style=’border: none’ /></a> Map Hover over a state to view rankings in each…

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Which auto makes get in the most fatal crashes? (2021 Results)

While 36,096 may seem like the price of the most economical Tesla or a mid-level price of Bitcoin, that number bears a much more difficult reality: the number of traffic deaths in the United States in 2019. Although decades ago the number of traffic deaths was as high as 50,000 per year, over 30,000 car drivers…

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Is auto insurance usually billed a month in advance or arrears?

When it comes to managing your car insurance policy, it’s important to know the basics of payment and when the premium charges will hit your bank account. When you buy a car insurance policy, you are required to pay your bill up front. The insurer must collect a premium for an insurance policy to be…

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Can I transfer my auto insurance to another person?

All states in the US require citizens to carry some form of car insurance when they drive; it is illegal to drive without the minimum level of liability requirement pretty much everywhere in the world. There are several circumstances that might call for the transfer of auto insurance from one person to another in the…

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Safest Highways by State [2016]

← View our latest, updated results Interactive graph with all state rankings based on safest highways: In the midst of the end of the year holidays, it’s fun to get swept up in the lights, the gifts, and the excitement of seeing loved ones to celebrate such a special season. For many, what makes Christmas…

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Rideshare Insurance (Cost, Companies, & Quotes)

It’s very important to find the best rideshare insurance company for your needs. Not every auto insurance company will cover you while driving for a rideshare company. Uber rideshare insurance has a $1 million policy to protect drivers with passengers in the car. Be sure to compare rideshare insurance quotes online to find the best…

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Can I pay off my car insurance early?

When you apply for insurance, you’re agreeing to pay your premiums in exchange for financial protection after you have a covered loss. If you don’t pay the premiums, the insurer you’re doing business with isn’t obligated to pay out your benefits. That’s why it’s best that you pay as much as you can early on…

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Which states allow self-driving cars? (2021 Update)

Have you ever wished you could read, work, text, or even sleep while your car did the driving for you? That’s no longer a futuristic fantasy. Experts anticipate an autonomous revolution in the next one to two years, which is why we researched which states allow self-driving cars and what these autonomous vehicle laws look…

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Is Left Lane Driving Allowed in Your State? [2021 Update]

Click to view the interactive map. We all have experienced this: You’re left lane driving, cruising at a speed a little bit over the speed limit, passing drivers who are driving slowly, when you very quickly come up behind a car that is camping in the left-hand lane. You swerve to the right to get…

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Worst States for Traffic-Related Fatalities (Updated 2020)

Auto accidents are the leading cause of death for many different age groups in America. Even with all the advancements in safety technology since we began this study three years ago, there has only been a one percent decrease in traffic fatalities. In this study, we analyze the worst states for traffic-related fatalities, the lives…

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Top 10 Most Stolen Vehicles in the United States (2018 Update)

Motor vehicle theft has been on a steady rise in the U.S. since 2014. Here’s how many cars were stolen (in America alone) in the most recent years we have official totals for: 2014 – 686,803 2015 – 713,063 2016 – 765,484 According to the Insurance Information Institute, “In addition, preliminary data from the FBI…

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Most Stolen Vehicles in the United States Interactive Graphs – 2016

← Return to Most Stolen Vehicles 2016 post Theft Timeline by Vehicle Year: Instructions: Hover over the line graph to see information relevant to that vehicle year Theft Timeline by State by Vehicle Year: Instructions: Use the State filter to select the State-specific data you wish to view Hover over the line graph to see…

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Most Stolen Vehicles in America – Interactive Graphics

← Return to Most Stolen Vehicles post Theft Timeline by Car Type var divElement = document.getElementById(‘viz1501521194651’); var vizElement = divElement.getElementsByTagName(‘object’)[0]; vizElement.style.width=’100%’;vizElement.style.height=(divElement.offsetWidth*0.75)+’px’; var scriptElement = document.createElement(‘script’); scriptElement.src = ‘https://public.tableau.com/javascripts/api/viz_v1.js’; vizElement.parentNode.insertBefore(scriptElement, vizElement); Timeline of Vehicle Thefts in America (1960-2015) var divElement = document.getElementById(‘viz1501521791409’); var vizElement = divElement.getElementsByTagName(‘object’)[0]; vizElement.style.width=’100%’;vizElement.style.height=(divElement.offsetWidth*0.75)+’px’; var scriptElement = document.createElement(‘script’); scriptElement.src = ‘https://public.tableau.com/javascripts/api/viz_v1.js’; vizElement.parentNode.insertBefore(scriptElement, vizElement);…

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Porsche Auto Insurance for Your Luxury Car

Click here and put your ZIP in the box to get FREE quotes for auto insurance today! Just because a Porsche is an expensive high-end car, it does not mean that the insurance must cost a fortune. There are ways to save money even on the Porsche, but it’s even more important that you have enough…

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Compare Cheap Auto Insurance Quotes

Car insurance is a necessity for vehicle owners, but it can often be an expensive one. Like most things in life, you don’t have to settle for the first quote you get. You can shop around for a better price, more coverage or anything else that you seek in auto insurance. You could compare by…

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Top 10 Most Popular Vehicles of All Time

Check out the list of the 10 most popular cars of all time – you might be surprised! The top 10 most popular cars list may have a few surprises on it but you don’t need to be in for a surprise when you buy your auto insurance. Enter your ZIP code now to compare…

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Driving Hazards

Driving hazards like texting and driving, drinking and driving, road aggression (road rage), eating and driving, and driving in bad weather are all things that can add up to some very dangerous driving. Check out our dangerous driving statistics below and then be sure to enter your zip code above for free auto insurance rates!…

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BMW or Mercedes?

The competition between Mercedes and BMW automobiles has long been a subject of interest among car lovers. Who is better: BMW or Mercedes? Well, check out the graphic below and decide for yourself. Then be sure to enter your zip in on this page for free auto insurance quotes online! EMBED THE IMAGE BELOW ON…

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Alternative Fuel Automobiles

If you want to learn all about alternative fuel automobiles, then you have come to the right place! Check out the graphic below and then no matter what type of fuel your car uses, see how much you might be able to save on your auto insurance bill. Simply enter your zip code in on…

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Funny Driving Laws

Check out this graphical depiction of 12 of the funniest driving laws around. No really, you need to look closely at these dumb traffic laws. Believe it or not, all of these silly laws were or are actually on the books at one time or another in the US of A. One you have checked…

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Pimp Out Your Ride Blog Posts

Fixing up your ride is a trend that is not showing any signs of slowing down. Many people spend lots of money buying rims, tires, and paint jobs for their vehicles. The kind of car you drive is also considered a status symbol. Just don’t forget to insure that ride and protect your investment! Luckily…

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Geico Pulls All Ad Spots From Fox’s Glenn Beck

Glenn Beck, who has declared on his Fox news that Barack Obama was a “racist who harbors a “deep-seated hatred for white people,” has been causing many of the advertisers on that program to move their ad spots to other programs. Geico, in particular, went public with their decision to have their ad time reallocated…

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Seven-Year-Old Kid Wishes to Meet the Geico Gecko for His Birthday

As a kid, did you ever want to meet a famous mascot for your birthday? A seven-year-old boy from California wanted to meet the Geico gecko and got his wish. Well, it’s true. Blame it on great marketing, too much TV, or just the awesome curiosity and imagination of a seven-year-old, but this was his wish. To their…

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Nissan Leaf vs Toyota Prius

Are you thinking of making the big leap into the world of green cars? The Nissan Leaf is poised to make a huge dent in the Toyota Prius’s domination of the eco-friendly car market. Here are a few facts you might want to consider before making your choice.

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The Downfall of Mercury

Mercury has been around for more than 70 years, but during the last four decades has been pretty has been pretty indistinguishable from the Ford Brand of Automobiles. On June 2, 2010, Ford signaled the death knell for its historic Mercury brand. Anyone younger than 50 isn’t likely to associate Mercury with anything but their grandparents, and just like all grandparents, the Mercury brand has an interesting story to tell.

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Does an Electric Car Make Sense for You?

Although an electric car doesn’t have tailpipe emissions, it is not a zero-emissions vehicle. After all, it is recharged by electricity, most of which comes from coal. But what is the real impact of electric cars on the environment?

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The Horsepower Wars

Cars are becoming more powerful and more efficient. Here’s an infographic showing what has happened to horsepower and efficiency.

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The Cost of Driving a Car

Because of the fluctuation of gas prices and bad economy, we seem to cringe every time we near a gas station. Luckily the U.S’s 101st position in fuel price should put a smile on our face!

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The Safest Family Cars

What’s the safest car for your family? Car safety has become a staple feature for many family cars, but there are still many manufacturers making cars that are barely meeting industry standards. Check out this infographic to get more information about finding the safest car for your family.

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The Need for Speed

There are many surprising statistics about speeding in America. You probably don’t know which car model has the highest rate of ticketing or just how dangerous going over the limit really is. Below is a collection of speeding data to get you up to speed about driving fast. Read through the speeding statistics, speeding facts,…

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Automobile Recalls

There have been 390 million vehicle recalls since 1996! Vehicle recalls cost not only the car manufacturer, but it can be costly in many different ways. Check out this infographic and see how.

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Environmental Impact of Cars

Consumers have an opportunity to be more environmentally conscious as new hybrid and electric vehicles continue to reach the market. Despite the convenience of tried-and-true gas-powered cars, they affect the environment with their harmful emissions. Here is some data to show you just how much, so maybe you’ll consider a greener vehicle for your next purchase.

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Speeding Ticket Statistics

It’s every driver’s nightmare: flashing blue and red lights in the rear-view mirror. Speeding tickets can strike a blow to anyone’s day. Speeding ticket statistics are staggering. While you pull away from the office with the ticket in your hand, you wonder, “Is going ten or fifteen miles an hour over the speed limit that…

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A Primer on Electric Cars

An electric car is powered by an electric motor instead of a gasoline engine. The energy is stored in its rechargeable batteries, which are charged by electricity. Read on below to learn all about the details of electric cars. Whether you have an electric car or gas-powered car, you can get quotes from many different…

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The Top 10 Most Aggravating Types of Drivers

Who are the most annoying drivers in the world? I’m sure something immediately pops into your mind. Take a minute to see if any of the below “worst drivers in the world” match up to what you are thinking. Enter your zip code above to compare affordable car insurance quotes! OK, take a deep breath…

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We Give You a Clue, You Guess the Car

Think you know your stuff when it comes to cars? We’ve put together a fun little game that tests out your car-kung-fu. The quiz is organized so you have a maximum of 4 points per question, and you lose more points depending on how many clues you ask for or how many times you guess…

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The Top 10 Most Stolen Cars in America

What are the most stolen cars in the United States? Check out the list below of the top 10 most stolen vehicles in the US and then be sure to enter your zip in on this page for free car insurance quotes! Many years ago someone stole my car. It was a 1988 Toyota Camry…

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Automobiles and the Environment

Automobiles have a huge impact on the environment. Just how bad for the environment is driving your car every day really? Find out the details of an automobile’s environmental impact. Then be sure that you enter your zip above to compare free rates on your auto insurance! Enter your zip in to find free car…

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How many road signs can you identify?

Think you know your road signs? Find out now with our new road sign test: Many are fairly obvious, but there are few surprises in there as well. Take the test and see how well you do! Once you’ve taken the road sign test, why not see how much money you might be able to…

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Could you pass a driving test?

When is the last time you had to take a written driving test? In case it’s been a while, we’ve put together a sample driving test with driver’s license questions collected from a variety of different states. While you should definitely review your state driver’s manual, ours is good just for studying up a bit…

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