News How to find low cost motorcycle insurance

How to find low cost motorcycle insurance

Traditionally, motorcyclists looking for affordable and extensive motorcycle insurance have a long search ahead of them, and if they are young the search may seem next to impossible. However, these days just about anyone can find competitive insurance rates but the trick is knowing how and where to look.

According to an article recently published on, it is not impossible to find affordable and encompassing motorcycle insurance, regardless of age. The first step is the most important one. The article states, "Anyone who is looking for affordable motorcycle insurance (or any insurance for that matter) should shop around first. Look online for affordable motorcycle insurance quotes. This is the quickest and easiest way to find quotes. After filling out a short online form, agents and insurance providers will be in touch with you."

Aside from looking online, a young motorcyclist needs a clean driving record, an anti-theft system installed, to avoid filing small claims. Also, asking about discounts and purchasing a modest bike are advisable. According to the article, "New, expensive motorcycles yield expensive motorcycle insurance premiums. The less your bike costs, the less it costs to insure. Once you’ve gained a few more years experience, you’ll find that you can upgrade to a newer motorcycle and insure it for a much more affordable price."

Basically anything that will prove low risk will go towards helping you riders attain low cost motorcycle insurance. This includes getting good grades in school.

Motorcycle insurance isn’t cheap, especially for young riders. Motorcycle riders should be looking to do everything in their power to lock down affordable motorcycle insurance.

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

Helmet Use by U.S. Motorcyclists Trends Higher in Past Decade

Could the availability of better helmet options be part of the reason? According to the U. S. Department of Transportation National Highway Traffic Safety Administration...

Editor’s Letter: A Very Merry Christmas When I Became An ‘Authentic Motorcyclist’

At the end, my parents handed me a small package. I opened it up, and it was a little booklet. It had pictures of a motorcycle.

2021 AMA Supercross and Motocross Pro Numbers: List and Analysis

Supercross starts up in January, and it’s time to match the latest crop of riders to the numbers on their motorcycles. The biggest news...

Cardo Packtalk Black and Prototype Headset Review: Racing Intercom

Cardo has been well known for its high-quality helmet-to-helmet communication systems for over a decade. Cardo uses Bluetooth technology in both is Packtalk and...

2021 Husqvarna FC 450 Rockstar Edition First Look (8 Fast Facts)

The triumvirate of 2020 AMA 450MX National Champion Zach Osborne, 2018 AMA Supercross Champion Jason Anderson, and Dean Wilson will all be racing motorcycle...

Shoei RF-1400 First Look: New Motorcycle Helmet

The folks at Shoei made the best of our pandemic situation with their unique launch of the new Shoei RF-1400. They shipped us the...