Tuesday , June 15 2021

More expensive insurance for electric car owners – adressa.no

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– Electric cars and hybrid cars are more expensive to insure than other cars because they are more expensive to repair, says CEO Helge Leiro Baadstad at Gjensidige to Nettavisen.

More than 50% of all new cars are either electric or hybrid cars, according to the insurance company, which considers this to be a completely different type of risk.

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– One example is that the repair of more advanced cars with many screen technologies and electric car repair is much more expensive. Then we have to make sure we have the right price for these cars. Every client and every insured object must have the best possible price, he says.

By the end of 2018, 200,192 electric passenger coaches and minibuses were registered in Norway. For one year the figure has risen by 41%.

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