2013 Audi A8 Car Insurance Rates

Looking for cheaper insurance rates for your Audi A8? I really doubt anyone looks forward to buying insurance, in particular when the cost is too high. Having so many insurance companies to choose from, it can be impossible to pick the best insurance company.

Insurance discounts help slash rates

Insurance is not cheap nor is it fun to buy but you might find some hidden discounts to help bring down the price. Some of these disounts will be visible when you purchase, but some discounts are required to be manually applied prior to getting the savings.

  • Anti-lock Brakes – Vehicles that have anti-lock braking systems can reduce accidents and qualify for as much as a 10% discount.
  • Early Signing – Select insurance companies give a discount for switching companies prior to your current policy expiration. You can save around 10% with this discount.
  • Low Mileage Discounts – Fewer annual miles on your Audi could be rewarded with slightly better prices than normal.
  • Paper-free Discount – A handful of companies will give a small break for buying your policy over the internet.
  • Homeowners Discount – Owning a home can save you money due to the fact that maintaining a home demonstrates responsibility.
  • Student Discount for Driver Training – Require your teen driver to successfully complete driver’s ed class if offered at their school.

It’s important to note that some credits don’t apply to the entire policy premium. Some only reduce specific coverage prices like medical payments or collision. So even though it sounds like all those discounts means the company will pay you, it’s just not the way it works.

Companies that possibly offer these benefits are:

When getting a coverage quote, ask all companies you are considering to give you their best rates. Some of the discounts discussed earlier might not be offered on policies in your area. To find providers that provide some of the discounts listed above, follow this link.

Components of your Audi A8 insurance rates

Lots of things are used in the calculation when you get a price on insurance. Some factors are common sense like a motor vehicle report, but some are less obvious like where you live or how safe your car is.

  • When should you not file a claims? – If you tend to file frequent claims, you can look forward to higher premiums or even policy non-renewal. Car insurance companies award the best rates to people who only file infrequent claims. Insurance coverage is designed for claims that you cannot pay yourself.
  • You might pay higher costs if you are single – Having a wife or husband may save some money on your insurance policy. Marriage is viewed as being more mature and responsible and insurance companies like that being married results in fewer claims.
  • Multiple policies with one company can save – Most major insurers apply lower prices to people who buy several policies from them in the form of a multi-policy discount. The discount can be ten or even up to twenty percent in some cases. Even if you’re getting this discount consumers should still compare rates to guarantee you are still saving the most.
  • Does your job cost you more? – Did you know that where you work can have an impact on rates? Careers such as doctors, business owners and medical professionals are shown to have the highest rates in part from job stress and long work hours. Conversely, careers like actors, historians and the unemployed generally pay rates lower than average for A8 coverage.

Which is the best car insurance?

When choosing the best car insurance coverage for your vehicles, there really is no cookie cutter policy. Everyone’s needs are different so your insurance needs to address that. These are some specific questions may help highlight whether or not you will benefit from professional help.

  • Should I put collision coverage on all my vehicles?
  • Does liability extend to a camper or trailer?
  • Where can I find high-risk insurance?
  • Do I need PIP (personal injury protection) coverage in my state?
  • Does coverage extend to my business vehicle?
  • What should my uninsured motorist coverage limits be in my state?
  • What vehicles should carry emergency assistance coverage?
  • Does my medical payments coverage pay my health insurance deductible?
  • Is a fancy paint job covered?

If you can’t answer these questions but one or more may apply to you, you might consider talking to a licensed insurance agent. If you don’t have a local agent, simply complete this short form or you can go here for a list of companies in your area. It’s fast, doesn’t cost anything and can help protect your family.

Auto insurance coverages explained

Understanding the coverages of auto insurance can be of help when determining the right coverages and the correct deductibles and limits. Auto insurance terms can be confusing and reading a policy is terribly boring. These are typical coverages found on most auto insurance policies.

Liability coverages

Liability insurance provides protection from damages or injuries you inflict on people or other property by causing an accident. This insurance protects YOU from legal claims by others, and doesn’t cover damage sustained by your vehicle in an accident.

Liability coverage has three limits: bodily injury for each person, bodily injury for the entire accident, and a limit for property damage. As an example, you may have policy limits of 100/300/100 that means you have a $100,000 limit per person for injuries, a limit of $300,000 in injury protection per accident, and a limit of $100,000 paid for damaged property.

Liability insurance covers things like pain and suffering, loss of income, legal defense fees, medical services and structural damage. The amount of liability coverage you purchase is up to you, but buy as large an amount as possible.

Medical payments coverage and PIP

Medical payments and Personal Injury Protection insurance reimburse you for immediate expenses for surgery, pain medications, nursing services, EMT expenses and X-ray expenses. They are often used in conjunction with a health insurance plan or if you lack health insurance entirely. It covers all vehicle occupants and also covers any family member struck as a pedestrian. PIP is not an option in every state and may carry a deductible

Collision coverage protection

This coverage will pay to fix damage to your A8 from colliding with an object or car. You have to pay a deductible then your collision coverage will kick in.

Collision coverage protects against things like hitting a parking meter, scraping a guard rail, crashing into a building and hitting a mailbox. Paying for collision coverage can be pricey, so you might think about dropping it from vehicles that are 8 years or older. It’s also possible to raise the deductible to save money on collision insurance.

Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist coverage

This coverage provides protection from other motorists when they do not carry enough liability coverage. Covered claims include hospital bills for your injuries as well as your vehicle’s damage.

Due to the fact that many drivers only carry the minimum required liability limits, it doesn’t take a major accident to exceed their coverage limits. This is the reason having UM/UIM coverage is very important.

Comprehensive coverage

Comprehensive insurance coverage covers damage OTHER than collision with another vehicle or object. You first have to pay a deductible and then insurance will cover the rest of the damage.

Comprehensive coverage protects against claims like falling objects, theft, hitting a deer and a tree branch falling on your vehicle. The highest amount you’ll receive from a claim is the market value of your vehicle, so if the vehicle is not worth much it’s probably time to drop comprehensive insurance.

Affordable insurance is out there

Some companies don’t offer online quoting and most of the time these regional insurance providers work with local independent agents. Discount 2013 Audi A8 insurance is possible online and with local insurance agents, so you need to compare both to have the best chance of lowering rates.

As you go through the steps to switch your coverage, never buy less coverage just to save a little money. In many cases, an insured dropped uninsured motorist or liability limits only to discover later they didn’t have enough coverage. The ultimate goal is to buy a smart amount of coverage for the lowest cost and still be able to protect your assets.

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Comments About 2013 Audi A8 Insurance

  1. Lindsey Pope

    Any claims experience with 21st Century in Lewiston, Maine?

  2. Lavona Gates

    Where is cheaper car insurance? Located in Portland, ME. Can’t remember who all I quoted but I ended up saving about $30 each month. Hopefully won’t need it.

  3. Julie Browning

    I live on the west side of Nampa, ID. I don’t recall every quote but I ended up saving about $20 each month.

  4. Lexie Henry

    Anyone try to read their policy?

  5. Jacki Lambert

    In Bellevue, Nebraska, State Farm auto insurance rates for my 2013 Audi A8 were good. Left AAA to switch.

  6. Jaquelyn Owens

    What is Underinsured Motorist coverage?

  7. Dwana Ryan

    I’m in the east part of West Valley City, UT. Quoted a bunch of companies. Saved right around $40 a month. GEICO was the most affordable for me. I get a discount for insuring multiple vehicles.

  8. Jonna Hatfield

    2013 Audi A8 + Progressive = CHEAP! At least inNew York anyway.

  9. Lourdes Frye

    Cheapest quote for my 2013 Audi A8 was with Eastwood. I’m a pretty low risk driver.

  10. Agatha Benson

    Does Allstate have good customer service?

  11. Maude Henry

    Here’s what I found out. I live in a small town just outside of Columbus, GA. Got car insurance prices from Progressive, Amica, Encompass, and Hartford for my Audi and cut my rates about $510 a year. Thankfully I have a good driving record. Hardly afford to drive anymore.

  12. Elda Floyd

    I live north of Rochester, NY. Got car insurance prices from Auto-Owners, Encompass, and Safeco for my Audi and I’m now saving $18 a month.

  13. Mamie Wynn

    Found cheapest coverage with Erie for my Audi and saved about $550 a year. Left Hartford to switch. Can still barely afford it.

  14. Curtis Sherman

    It’s all a rip off. Went with State Farm for my 2013 Audi A8 and am saving around $400 a year. Insured with Mercury before. Even increased my liability limits. Bought it from an online quote.

  15. Genevie Vang

    Cheap is not always the best policy. I’m from Burlington, Vermont. Can’t remember who all I quoted but I ended up saving about $60 each month. You can get a rate quote online.

  16. Danita Dean

    I got quite a few price quotes for a 2013 Audi A8 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Ended up at darn near $470 every six months with American Family. Have an at-fault accident tho. It’s still not cheap enough.

  17. Young Wooten

    Cheaper car insurance is a myth. I live just outside Augusta, GA. Got rates from Amica, MetLife, and some smaller one I can’t remember the name of for my 2013 Audi A8 and cut my rates about $90 a year. Good savings if you bundle.