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Last reviewed 26 July 2021

The information on this page was last reviewed 26 July 2021

Why choose Quote Detective car insurance?

  • Bespoke tailored service
  • Specialists in non-standard policies
  • Large panel of specialist insurers to provide you with the cover required

Quote Detective offers a bespoke service, backed by a large panel of insurers that can provide you with the exact cover you require.

Quote Detective prides itself on helping customers who pose complex risk and who might typically receive fewer prices from brokers.

The areas of complex risk that Quote Detective provide specific expertise for include: convicted driver insurance, high performance vehicle insurance, high net worth insurance, and multi vehicle insurance.

Quote Detective think the future of non-standard motor insurance needs to combine cutting-edge technology with quality customer service to ensure customers consistently get their best possible prices.

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Who is Quote Detective?

The origins of Quote Detective go back over 20 years to when current director of Quote Detective, David Harlow, launched a non-standard motor broker called Insure Your Motor. He and his business partners developed Insure Your Motor which grew into a company with a staff of around 130.

Harlow decided to sell the business in 2012 but kept in touch with fellow directors Craig Dunckley and Gareth Evans. They believed there was a gap in the market to build a bigger, better, and more customer-focused organization. This resulted in the trio setting up Quote Detective.

Based in Pontypool in South Wales, Quote Detective was founded in 2016, and employs over 50 staff. In 2018, Quote Detective was shortlisted as Start-Up broker of the year by Insurance Age Magazine.

Quote Detective policy details

As a broker, Quote Detective searches its’ panel of top UK insurers to find their best cover to suit your specific circumstances.

Quote Detective specialise in non-standard car insurance, such as:

  • Young Drivers
  • High net worth car insurance
  • Convicted drivers insurance
  • Modified car insurance

Quote Detective offers a selection of car insurance policies and types. Not all policies and types are available through our site, so the exact levels of cover and benefits may vary. Before buying car insurance, we recommend you check the cover and benefits included.

Young drivers can find cheap quotes with Quote Detective. By law as a young driver you’ll be required to get a minimum of third party only (TPO) cover on your new car. This ensures that other drivers are protected if an accident occurs.

Whether you opt for third party only, third party fire and theft or a comprehensive car insurance policy, Quote Detective could find you a cheap price.

High net worth car insurance is available if you’re looking to insure multiple expensive cars, such as classic or high-performance cars. You can choose the level of cover you want on each vehicle.

You won’t need to worry about renewal dates as Quote Detective will find you a multi-vehicle policy. This means you’ll have less paperwork to fill out and you’ll save money and time.

In addition, Quote Detective will use its cutting-edge technology to scour the market to get you their best multi-car prices.

Convicted drivers insurance provides cover for people with motor and criminal convictions. Once again, Quote Detective uses its cutting-edge technology to find affordable insurance for convicted drivers.

Modified car insurance is designed for people who enjoy customising their cars.  Due to the added risk of modified vehicles, insurance providers tend to penalise people who modify their vehicles by raising their premiums.

This is not always due to increasing the power of the engine, you could be enhancing the look of your car by spending on bodywork and interiors.

People who own modified cars are typically under-served in the motor insurance industry. Quote Detective aims to provide you with cheap modified car insurance quotes, regardless of the quirky modifications you may have added to your vehicle.

Contact Quote Detective

Quote Detective can be reached in a number of ways.

You can email their customer services or call 0333 222 4005.

Alternatively, they can be reached by post at:

3rd floor
Cwmbran House
Mamhilad Park Estate
Pontypool
Torfaen
NP4 0HZ

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