Why do you need Car Insurance

Why do you need
Car Insurance?

Car Insurance covers you if:

Car Insurance Icon | Vehicle Injures Your vehicle injures another person or damages their property

Car Insurance Icon | Vehicle Accident You are responsible for an accident

Car Insurance Icon | Vehicle Destroyed Your vehicle is destroyed or stolen

Accidents, vehicle theft and breakdowns can happen when you least expect it. How would you afford the costs of replacing or repairing your car, or pay for the damage to someone else's vehicle? A Car Insurance policy could assist with paying these costs. Hippo.co.za compares a range of insurance providers in South Africa that offer coverage tailored to your specific needs



A quick guide to Car Insurance

South African car guide

South African car guide

The complete guide to car brands and manufacturers in South Africa.

Find out all the information you need on insurance, renting and purchasing your dream car in this guide.

Comprehensive Car Insurance

Comprehensive Car Insurance

Provides cover for just about any form of financial loss related to your vehicle.

Provides cover for damage caused to another person and their property if you are responsible for an accident.

Third party fire and theft Car Insurance

Third party fire and theft

Provides cover for damage caused to another person and their property if you are responsible for an accident.

Covers you if your car is stolen or damaged in the event of a hijacking, theft or fire.

Third party only Car Insurance

Third party only

Covers the damage caused to another person and their property if you are responsible for an accident.

Does not provide cover if your vehicle is damaged or stolen.

Car Insurance for Under 25s

Car Insurance for Under 25s

If you are younger than 25 years of age and you’re looking to purchase Car Insurance you will soon find out that your age plays a big role in how companies assess your risk, and ultimately your premium.

How to Make a Car Insurance Claim

How to Make a Car Insurance Claim

If you’ve recently been in accident, or would like to know how to make an accident-related claim on your Car Insurance for future reference, here’s all you need to know.

Car Insurable Values

Car Insurable Values

Find out the difference between retail value, market value, trade value, and agreed value. You can insure your car under four different value options, and this could affect the premium you pay.

How excess affects your Car Insurance premium

How excess affects your Car Insurance premium

Excess refers to a fixed amount that you have to pay if you make a Car Insurance claim. Hippo.co.za explains how excess influences your Car Insurance premium.

Vehicle use

The difference between personal and business vehicle use

When comparing Car Insurance quotes, it is important to determine whether the vehicle that you’re looking to insure will be used for personal travel or for business-related purposes.

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Statistics have shown that out of 10 million motorists on South African roads, 65% are uninsured. The financial risk of being another statistic is too great to chance! Imagine being responsible for the costs of an accident — whether it's your fault or not! Rather enjoy peace of mind by getting Car Insurance that will cover you in these situations. Hippo.co.za will help you to find the best deal on your Car Insurance.

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If you're looking for cheap Car Insurance, Hippo.co.za will provide Car Insurance quotes from a range of South African insurance brands. Because we provide this choice, you are able to choose the cover that suits your needs and budget — in minutes. Simply enter your details, compare quotes and select "I'm interested" to start saving.

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