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With an auto insurance, you can rest assure that your vehicle is shielded from loses due to theft, collision, fire, and acts of nature. You can drive confidently just about anywhere knowing that you and your car is covered if anything unexpected happen.

Drive your way confidently

Let our independent agency that has served La Porte, IN, since the 1950s help you find the right insurance plan at the most competitive rates. Get coverage before it's too late!

  • Truck insurance

  • SUV insurance

  • Motorcycle insurance


We offer the following auto insurance:

Truck Insurance

Contact our experienced agency for home insurance.



If you are an entrepreneur who owns a commercial truck or a fleet of trucks, you need truck insurance that will cater to the needs and risks of your business. At Tillinghast Insurance Agency, we provide truck insurance for trucks of all sizes.

  • Semis (tractor-trailers or 18-wheelers)

  • Dump trucks

  • Garbage trucks

  • Car haulers and auto trailers

  • Tow trucks

  • Flatbed trucks

  • Tank trucks

  • Box trucks

  • Flatbed trucks

  • Front loaders

  • Tractors

We insure the following types of trucks:

With our commercial truck insurance, we can protect your trucks  from theft or any accident. Call us!

SUV insurance

If you own and SUV, you need an SUV insurance. Owning or buying an SUV or Sports Utility Vehicles means a lot of expenses, depending on repairs, gasoline expenses, size of the vehicle, weight and bumper mismatch, and extra features that include greater horsepower and rollover potential. For its high value and high cost, an SUV owner should have an SUV insurance.


Unlike other or normal car insurance, SUV insurance costs higher. The main factor for its higher rates is the safety reputation. According to the vehicle crash statistics, comparing SUV to other vehicles, it was found that SUV are much less safer than other vehicles.

Reasons for SUV's higher insurance costs

  • A pedestrian hit by an SUV is liable to 300% more risks of serious injury

  • When an SUV is involved in an accident with smaller vehicle, it will be your liability to pay higher costs

  • The theft rates for SUV is higher, depending on the popularity and trendiness of the vehicle

  • SUVs have worse average insurance claims

  • SUVs are not required to meet the requirements for bumpers on cars that are set by Federal Governments

  • Repairs are very costly even for minor crashes

Motorcycle Insurance

No matter what kind of motorcycle you own, you can always turn to us to get the protection that you need at great rates. Tillinghast Insurance Agency offers top-quality policies that will let you enjoy and feel confident riding in an open road.

Get the protection you need

Motorcycle insurance is required by law to all motorcycle owners. It will not only protect the owner but the motorcycle as well. Motorcycle policies cover motorcycles, scooters, mopeds, snowmobiles, ATVs, and golf carts. A homeowner policy will not cover physical injury caused by a motorcycle accident, but a motorcycle policy will. There are actually standard and specialized coverages in motorcycle insurance.

What is Motorcycle Insurance?

  • Bodily or physical injuries

  • Comprehensive

  • Collision

  • Medical pay

  • Property damage

  • Uninsured Motorcyclist

Standard Motorcycle Coverages

  • Accessory coverage

  • Rental vehicle coverage

  • Roadside Assistance

  • Total loss replacement

  • Transport trailer coverage

  • Trip Interruption

Specialized Motorcycle Coverages