Motorcycle Insurance

Insurance for Riders and Their Rides

If you ride a bike, insurance can be a problem. Not a lot of insurance companies insure motorcycles, and rates have been going up. Check out these posts that explain how motorcycle insurance works, and how to keep your insurance costs down.

First-Ever Fully Online Insurance App for M1 Motorcycle Riders

With new riders having trouble booking rider training and M2 tests due to the pandemic, M&W has launched a new online app to help M1 licence holders get insured and get on the road in 2021! The first of its kind in Canada, the app will deliver accurate quotes in as little as 4 minutes, and allow you to buy the policy, all online.

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M1 Riders: Online insurance is here
Live to ride safely, and properly insured.

Motorcycle Insurance: Live to Ride Safely

Motorcycle riders like to say “Four wheels move the body; two wheels move the soul.” This is true for anyone who takes to the open road on two wheels. There is nothing like cruising on the open road, feeling the rumble of the bike, and enjoying a beautiful summer day. Read more

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M1 motorcycle licence & insurance

Insurance While Riding with Your M1: What You Need to Know

With the COVID-19 pandemic wreaking havoc with lots of things, it should be no surprise that a lot of new motorcycle riders are having trouble booking the courses and testing they need to get their M2 licenses. With most insurance companies refusing to insure M1 riders, the only option for the summer of 2020 may be to get insurance with Facility Association, the insurer of last resort, through a licensed broker like Mitchell & Whale. Read more

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Adam Mitchell

Ask Adam: Motorcycle Insurance Special

In This Installment of Ask Adam:

  1. Cost of insurance vs. value of motorcycle
  2. Insurance for custom bikes
  3. Rider training discounts
  4. Standalone motorcycle insurance
  5. Sportsbike blacklists
  6. Multiline discounts for experienced riders
  7. Advice for first time riders
  8. Seasonal motorcycle insurance
  9. Impact of automobile driving history on motorcycle insurance rates

Hi Adam,

Why would it cost me $3,000 – $4,000 for first time insurance when I only paid $1500 for my starter bike?

John in Scarborough

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