View Full Version : Horsebox insurence for young drivers
12th September 2009, 07:50 PM
i am ment to be getting a horsebox for my 21st if the insurence on it is not rediculous, by this time i will have been driving for 7months. does anyone know roughly what it may cost for a 3.5t £6-7k lorry? or even which companies are likely to be able to offer me insurence as most will not insure under 25s. also is there anyone under 25 who is insured/drives their own horsebox. thanks guys xxx
13th September 2009, 11:42 AM
hmm i would have thought it would be pretty expensive.
ive been driving for7 years never had accidents or claims
my 3.5t lorry costs £320 for insurance and breakdown for any driver over 25.
i would just call them up and ask what sort of prices they can offer......
i am with anthony d evans who have a great rep.i know they offer an any driver over 21 policy too....
13th September 2009, 12:00 PM
You will also have to sit your B + E car and trailer driving test before you can drive a lorry or car and trailer.
Im currently learning, reversing sucks!!!
13th September 2009, 08:27 PM
if its a 3.5t she wont.
14th September 2009, 08:11 AM
Try SEIB they were advertising in a magazine that I was reading that they are doing special offers for young drivers in 3.5t wagons.
When I had a 3.5t it cost me just over £200 and that was including breakdown with them but then Ive been driving for years.
16th September 2009, 09:57 AM
NFU are super and also offer break down recovery, my sister is with them and has lorries from 3.5T to 10+ ! Not sure how much their insurance is.
KBIS brokers are very helpful at finding a deal good for you, that's who I use, I was insured on the lorries with my provisonal license, been using them for 6 years. I started driving lorries at 19.
16th September 2009, 02:20 PM
oooh interesting- am hoping to get a 3.5t in the next month or so and have been worried about insurance! I will be 22 and driving for 4 years so a little peeved that a 25yo thats only held a licence for 5 mins can get insured and I cant!!
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