Quote a Car Insurance

Quote a Car was founded in 2001 and it is part of the Complete Cover Group. They specialise in finding insurance for people who might otherwise have difficulty obtaining cover because they live in a high risk area, they have a poor claims history or because they drive a high performance vehicle.

Car insurance with Quote a Car comes from some of the UK’s leading providers, as well as their own in-house insurer.

They offer a wide range of benefits and useful additional options if you want to widen your cover.

Quote a Car has a UK call centre, all you need to do is phone them on 0333 400 7364.
Terms and conditions will apply to the benefits you’re offered, so it’s important to check your policy.

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Comprehensive cover

Benefits may vary, depending upon the insurance company that provides the policy. These are some of the benefits that you may get with comprehensive cover:

  • Windscreen Cover – repair or replacement of your damaged windscreen
  • Personal belongings – a fixed sum to cover the loss or damage of belongings such as documents or tools that you keep in the car
  • Audio and navigation equipment
  • Medical expenses – in case you need to pay for emergency medical treatment after an accident
  • Personal Accident cover – a lump sum payment to compensate you for a serious injury or death in a car accident
  • Alternative accommodation – cover for you to stay overnight in an hotel, or money towards part of or all of the cost of travelling back home using alternative transport, if your car is in an accident and it cannot be driven
  • European travel – usually up to 60 or 90 days travel in Europe with the same cover you have in the UK or with the minimum cover allowed for the country you are visiting (normally Third Party only)

Other benefits that may be included are:

  • Key cover – Cover if your keys are lost or stolen for replacement keys and new locks
  • Child car seat replacement
  • Personal Accident – a lump sum payment if you are seriously injured or killed in a road traffic accident Replacement Car – if your car is written-off in an accident or stolen and not recovered
  • Windscreen Cover – covers repairs or replacement of your damaged windscreen
  • Courtesy car – Whilst your own car is being repaired following a claim under your policy.
  • Roadside Assistance – a repair at the roadside or your car and you and up to 7 passengers taken to the nearest garage.
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The following options can also be purchased and added to your policy with Quote a Car, car insurance:

  • Gadget Cover – cover if the gadgets such as your iPod, camera, tablet or telephone stop working, are accidently damaged or stolen
  • Excess Protection – covers you so that you don’t need to pay all or part of your policy excess if you make a claim.

Another useful add-on to ensure you have complete protection is breakdown cover. Quote a Car can offer further increased levels of cover which are:

Motor Assistance UK – a repair at the roadside or transportation to anywhere in the UK for you, your car and up to 7 passengers. If your car can’t be fixed in a day, an overnight stay in alternative accommodation or onward travel costs and Home call.

This cover will also provide a messaging service and permission for another person to drive your car for you if you are unable to drive because of injury or ill health.

It also includes cover in case you are hospitalised for more than 48 hours. Two members of your family can travel to the hospital where you are a patient and stay at accommodation close to the hospital. Your transfer fees to a hospital near your home are also included if they are payable.

Motor Assistance UK and EU - gives you the same cover as above, but includes European breakdown assistance.

Quote a Car gives you the opportunity to tailor your insurance cover in order that you get exactly what you need. If you would like to see how much you could save, get a car insurance quote with Quote a Car today.

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