The Progressive Corporation has been a renowned name in the field of auto insurance since its foundation in the year 1937. They have a few distinctions to boast of as the founders of the first drive-in claims office and introducers of reduced rates for low risk drivers. They were also the first to keep up with modern times to offer insurance comparison rates on the web platform. They also dwell in to critical sponsorship programs through two initiatives. The first is known as the Progressive Automotive XPrize which is a contest to create the first car with 100 mpg. The second one is Progressive Field which aims towards sponsoring the Cleveland Indians baseball team.