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Cars.com Adds Auto Insurance Shopping From InsWeb

Classified Ventures' automobile shopping site Cars.com has added InsWeb to the advice section of its automotive Web site to allow car shoppers to obtain free auto insurance quotes.

Consumers visiting cars.com can use InsWeb, the Internet's leading insurance marketplace, to compare auto quotes from various carriers, including State Farm, Nationwide, Liberty Mutual, RelianceDirect and AIG.

"Teaming with InsWeb provides visitors to cars.com with a simple, time-saving method for obtaining automobile insurance information," said Mitch Golub, president and general manager of Cars.com. "Working with InsWeb is one more example of how cars.com is simplifying the car-shopping and ownership process."

InsWeb has teamed up with more than 20 car-buying sites, including Intellichoice, Kelly Blue Book and Consumer Car Club of America. InsWeb is currently providing auto insurance quotes to consumers from 17 insurance carriers nationwide.

Cars.com currently has inventory in 45 markets, including a database of more than 125,000 vehicles, more than 3,500 reviews from automotive journalists, and tools including model reports, an advice section, a dealer locator, as well as financing and insurance information.