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Auto Trends

Auto Results: Ups and Downs

While the spike in auto accident rates appears to have eased in the past year or so, increases in claim size continue to present challenges. The folks at Gen Re weigh in: Industry loss ratios suggest that many carriers are still playing catch-up. With ultimate liability loss ratios above 70% and combined ratios several points […]

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Rock Solid: 2019 Chevrolet Silverado

Introducing the fourth-generation Chevy Silverado. The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado is all-new from the ground up. Fresh on the heels of celebrating 100 years of truck building, Chevrolet has a new Silverado pickup truck to launch its second century. The fourth-generation Silverado is new from the ground up, although its changes seem more evolutionary than revolutionary. […]

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Automated Vehicle Symposium: Recap

The Automated Vehicle Symposium took place in San Francisco July 9-12.  I.I.I.’s Brent Carris files this report. Consumer trust is centric to the success of automated vehicle (AV) deployment; a point stressed continuously throughout the conference.  U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Secretary, Elaine Chao, along with many others, noted that 94 percent of auto accidents […]

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