Big Brother is watching you parallel park

Younger motorists have been trading their freedom for less expensive motor insurance, as a new pilot programme is fitting video cameras in their cars in exchange for a 15 per cent discount on their insurance premiums.

UK motor insurance industry could turn a profit this year

While it’s easy to point the finger at the nation’s car insurance companies in order to ask them just where in the world are all those premium payments going to, it’s easy to forget that the entire motor industry in the UK hasn’t turned an underwriting profit in 18 years straight – but this year could be different, for once.

Young Brits spend 20% of their salary on motor cover

If you think you’ve got problems, just be glad you’re not a new driver: new research shows the average 18 to 21 year old spends just shy of £2,500 a year on their motor cover – which is around 20 per cent of the typical young Brit’s annual salary.