Insurtech start-up, GoShorty, a specialist short-term vehicle insurance provider, is delighted to announce that Ageas UK has joined its panel of leading motor insurers.

Ageas is one of the UK’s largest car insurers and is renowned for quality underwriting and its excellent claims service. Ageas also offers customers an award-winning green parts repair programme where parts saved from one car are used to repair another, significantly reducing the environmental impact of car accidents.

GoShorty is a ‘one-stop shop’ provider for customers wanting to purchase short-term motor insurance. It covers cars and vans and has a product for learner drivers.

Co-founder and Chartered Insurance Broker, Simon Jackson, comments:

We’re absolutely thrilled that Ageas has joined the GoShorty panel. Ageas will add further strength and quality to our proposition, which we believe is now the best in the rapidly expanding short-term motor insurance sector.

Adam Beckett, Chief Distribution Officer, Ageas UK, comments:

This new agreement with GoShorty recognises our strong heritage and market leading experience in private motor insurance. Recognising that short-term motor insurance is becoming increasingly relevant and popular with drivers who may not want to own a car, but instead borrow or share a vehicle as and when they need it, we’re excited to be working with GoShorty.

With our commitment to offer brilliant service where it matters and GoShorty’s passion for quality and service – we see enormous potential in this partnership and are thrilled to be with them on this journey.

GoShorty uses state-of-the-art technology, having collaborated with tech giant, CDL. This has resulted in an effortless customer journey when buying short-term cover, with the process taking just minutes. GoShorty has rigorously tested its entire proposition during a 12-month beta testing period. The business secures an average of 4.7 out of 5 ‘Excellent’ rating with Trust Pilot.

Ageas will join GoShorty’s heavyweight insurer panel which also includes LV, Mulsanne, KGM, and First Underwriting. All have been selected for high quality outstanding claims experience and underwriting expertise

GoShorty will be launching a dedicated short-term motor insurance proposition for brokers in the coming weeks.