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The demonisation of diesel

Since the beginning of 2017, the market has seen a decline in the number of new diesel registrations by nearly 25%, according to statistics from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders. Performance-wise, new diesel cars in 2017 emitted around 12% less carbon dioxide into the atmosphere than equivalent models. This, experts say, suggests that the decline in buying diesel vehicles has resulted from a ‘demonisation’ of diesel.

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Waymo paves the way for self-driving taxi service

The announcement by autonomous car developer Waymo that they plan to introduce a taxi fleet of self-driving taxis in the US soon was initially beset by one major problem: what would the company do about insurance for the self-driving taxis ferrying customers around? Naturally, getting the correct taxi insurance is just as key whether there is a human driver or not!

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What you need to know before getting your Taxi Insurance quote

You may be a seasoned cabbie or a private hire taxi driver starting a new business; whatever your role, you’ll need to have the appropriate insurance for your vehicle. Before getting a quotation from a taxi insurance broker or website, however, here are a few things you may wish to consider:

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