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The Cost Of A Motoring Conviction.

12 March 2013 - 05:55 PM

The cost of a motoring conviction on top of the fine and points. The figures in the table below are based on a test quote we ran for a 30-year-old female marketing manager living in Cardiff and driving a 2003 Mini Cooper.With an annual mileage of 6,000, five years' no-claims discount, and the car parked on a driveway when not in use, she would pay £682 a year for cover.

Top 10 motoring convictions
% increase in car insurance premium after
conviction

How much car insurance increased by after conviction

1. SP30 - Exceeding statutory speed
limit on a public road


34%


£231


2. CU80 - Use of a hand-held device
whilst driving


49%


£337


3. TS10 - Failing to comply with
traffic light signals


24%


£162


4. SP50 - Exceeding speed limit on a
motorway


34%


£231


5. IN10 - Using a vehicle uninsured
against third party risks


131%


£896


6. DR10 - Driving or attempting to
drive with alcohol level above limit


115%


£782


7. CD10 - Driving without due care
and attention


51%


£346


8. LC20 - Driving otherwise than in
accordance with a licence


49%


£331


9. CU30 - Using a vehicle with
defective tyre


69%


£471


10. SP40 - Exceeding passenger
vehicle speed limit


34%


£231


This table is based on customers who obtained a car insurance quote between October and December 2012, with motoring convictions in the last five years prior to the date of the quote.





 


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