Holden Commodore insurance costs

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Average Holden Commodore insurance costs

The average comprehensive insurance policy for a Holden Commodore is $109 a month - or $1,139 a year. Your actual cost could be higher or lower depending on your driving record, the number of kilometres you drive in a year and other factors. To determine our estimated cost, we aggregated quotes from 5 insurance companies using this profile:

  • 2017 Holden Commodore
  • More than 30,000 kilometres driven yearly
  • No accidents in the past five years
  • Driver located in Sydney
  • Car parked in garage at night
  • Black vehicle

About the Holden Commodore

White holden commodoreThe Holden Commodore is an Australian icon that has been around since 1978 and is currently in its 5th generation. The mid to large-sized car is known for its performance, reliability and comfort.

Insurance companies determine the insurance cost for a Holden Commodore based on safety ratings, theft rates, replacement costs and overall damage susceptibility. Insurance costs can change based on a driver’s history and location.

Holden shoppers should grab quotes from several insurance companies to find the lowest premium possible before they commit. Holden Commodore shoppers should also do their research and see if they qualify for insurance discounts with each insurance company.

Random Holden Facts

  • Holden started out as a saddlery manufacturer in South Australia in 1856.
  • The company has been involved in Australian car racing since 1968. It has won the Bathurst 100 more times than any other manufacturer, with 32 wins.
  • Holden was the first Australian manufacturer to introduce seatbelts in all its models.
  • Holden became a subsidiary of United States-based General Motors in 1931, and is formally known as General Motors Holden.
  • Holden manufactured its last car on Australian shores in 2017. The company is now strictly a vehicle importer.

How does the Holden Commodore compare?

Various Holden models range in price from $11,700 to $79,990. A 2017 Holden Commodore sits toward the top of that range, with a base price of $32,990 and going up to $79,990. With the average insurance rate at $1,139 per year, the annual insurance cost–to–base car price ratio is 3.5%.

Compare insurance providers that cover Holden Commodore

Name Product Roadside Assistance Accidental Damage Storm Choice of Repairer Agreed or Market Value
Bingle Comprehensive
Market
Finder's summary: Bingle consistently comes up as one of the cheaper insurers out there. It only covers the basics, so you don't get to choose your own repairer, you're not covered for personal items in the car and you won't get a hire car if your car is stolen. But this keeps its premiums low.

Who it might be good for: Someone who wants a low-cost option that covers them for the basics.
Budget Direct Comprehensive
Optional
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: Awarded the 2019 Finder Award for the Best Value Car Insurance, this policy offers solid coverage at a low cost. Budget Direct’s claims service has received a 4.2/5 based on nearly 5,000 customer reviews.

Who it might be good for: People who want a comprehensive policy without breaking the bank.
Coles Comprehensive
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: Coles have two-tiers of comprehensive car insurance to choose from. You'll earn double flybuys points at Coles supermarkets and you can get $10 off your Coles grocery bill every time you redeem 2,000 Flybuys points. If you're over 30, you can get roadside assistance free for a year.

Who it might be good for: Coles customers and Flybuys collectors.
Virgin Comprehensive
Optional
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: Finalists for the 2019 Finder Awards for Best Value Car Insurance, Virgin Comprehensive provides a good level of cover for a decent price. Get 15% off on your first year’s premium when you purchase a new eligible comprehensive car insurance online. T&Cs Apply.
Poncho Comprehensive
Agreed
Finder's summary: Poncho works like a monthly subscription – you pay monthly and can cancel and leave at any time. You can also list multiple cars and drivers under one policy, making it ideal for families and groups living together under one household.

Who it might be good for: People who want their car insurance month to month.
Qantas Comprehensive
Optional
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: You'll be able to pick and choose how comprehensive you want your cover to be with optional extras like roadside assistance, choice of your own repairer and the option of agreed or market value. Plus earn Qantas Points for joining and paying your premium. Sign up by 28 February 2021, you can earn up to 40,000 Qantas Points (points awarded will be based on your premium). T&Cs and eligibility apply.

Who it might be good for: People who love collecting frequent flyer points.
Youi Comprehensive
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: Youi Comprehensive Car Insurance is one of the few providers to include roadside assistance in its policy. You'll also get access to YouiRewards which gives you discounts on furniture, parking and more. Youi also has a live chat feature on its site to talk through any questions.

Who it might be good for: People over 25 who want comprehensive cover with a focus on customer service
Stella Comprehensive
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: Stella’s a female-focused insurer. It'll cover you if your car is damaged as a result of domestic violence. It offers higher cover for baby gear than most, with up to $2,000 cover for prams, strollers and child seats. You get a free Bauer magazine subscription when you sign up and a portion of your premiums go to supporting female-led businesses.

Who it might be good for: Someone who wants a female-centred car insurance policy (it will cover men too).
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How safe is the Holden Commodore?

The Holden Commodore has been evaluated by the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) and received a 5-Star overall safety rating. The car received a perfect score of 16 out of 16 for the side impact crash test by ANCAP. The independent vehicle safety advocate also gave the vehicle a good 14.06 out of 16 rating for the frontal offset crash test.

The latest model of the Holden Commodore includes anti-lock brakes, electronic brake distribution and stability control.


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