2nd June 2020

Automakers and Insurers Must Join in Reducing Connected Car

Perceived benefits of connected vehicles is twofold: fewer automobile accidents and, in turn, smaller insurance payouts to cover damages. That is the ultimate destination but insurance industry experts say...

By Robert Gray


15th March 2019

Insurance Risks Same for Car Subscribers, Research Claims

Insurers are being told the growing trend of vehicle subscription instead of car ownership does not pose any greater risks of loss or damage. That’s the findings of research...


Arity Says Insurers Not Considering AV Risk
4th March 2019

Arity Says Insurers Not Considering AV Risk

Insurers are not considering whether self-driving technology or human occupants are to blame if an autonomous vehicle crashes. That’s the view of Grady Irey, senior vice-president of data and...


7th September 2018

Day Two: Connected Car Insurance USA 2018

Is customer experience the key to insurance success? Susan Kuchinskas reports. The second day of the Chicago conference had a strong focus on consumer experience, that somewhat elusive concept...


4th June 2018

Insurance Shifts Gears for Connected, Automated Driving

As vehicles become more autonomous and drivers get more connected, the insurance industry is experimenting with new business models to serve customers.


18th December 2017

Weekly Brief: Volvo dumps mass trial of full driverless tech

Volvo becomes the first carmaker to blink in the face of escalating pressure to get self-driving cars on the road. Andrew Tolve reports. Volvo’s plans to populate the streets...


27th October 2017

The cloud can’t hold all the answers for data handling

In the era of connected and autonomous vehicles, the importance of cloud processing is growing exponentially. Also, carmakers are working hard to create a solid and balanced mix of...


22nd September 2017

Autonomy for the masses

The auto industry is eager for consumers to buy, lease or share autonomous vehicles, but no one knows what will happen to the millions of existing (non-autonomous) automobiles. Are...


19th May 2017

Data holds the key for future insurance

The evolution of auto insurance is sure to include two primary components – those born from within (such as UBI) and those created by manufacturers and suppliers (smart mobility,...


12th December 2016

Weekly Brief: Audi takes V2I mainstream in Las Vegas

It may not sound all that glamorous but Audi’s new Traffic Light Information feature represents a bellwether moment for V2I communication. Andrew Tolve reports. Think about a time when,...