It might be. It might also be the most under used and least asked about.
If you are between the ages of 16 and 25 your lack of time on this planet is a reason why you spend more on insurance. BUT what if you pay attention? Maybe you start on your parents policy and make sure they have solid coverage so when it is time to switch you are in a better position. Then, typically after three years of being licensed, it is time to shop. Now just stay on top of things because you get a little older you can likely improve your rate, assuming a clean to fairly clean record.