CCC-VW partnership, LexisNexis offer immediate insurance quotes based on past driving

Two recent announcements could hasten a trend of drivers shifting toward telematics-based insurance — a trend with ramifications for the collision repair industry.

The news from CCC and LexisNexis takes the concept to a new level by allowing insurers to immediately offer a quote based on historic real-world past driving data the OEM provides off the vehicle itself.