The Toyota recall that focused on problems with sudden acceleration has drawn a great deal of negative attention for the automaker. Automotive News reports that Allstate Insurance Co. is now ready to pile on. Allstate has sued Toyota in an attempt to recover over $3 million paid out in accident claims related to the sudden Read on! →


Normally, accident forgiveness is something one seeks from the driver of the other car that they hit. However, it’s also an incentive offered by a growing number of insurance companies, where they give a driver a discount or cash back for a period of time with no fender-benders. At least accident forgiveness gets some cash Read on! →


According to a blog post and an infographic, the growing epidemic of obese motorists in America may be cutting into the efforts of automakers to reduce the weight of passenger vehicles, and therefore to increase the miles per gallon of fuel. Obese motorists lower fuel efficiency To meet future emissions standards set by the federal Read on! →


Automotive News reports that Allstate Insurance is expanding its finance and insurance offerings to include large-scale partnerships with automotive dealerships. The partnership will allow dealership agents to become licensed and sell auto insurance in Allstate’s name. Pilot program expands to all US dealerships Allstate Dealer Services, which is run by President Doug Herberger, began its Read on! →