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Move Over Formula One, Make Way for Formula E

Just this past weekend, a major race took place in New York, but it wasn’t one you would necessarily hear about…or even hear at all for that matter.  This race consisted entirely of electric vehicles whipping around the track exceeding 200 miles per hour, while making less noise than your personal vacuum cleaner.  Although those used to the roar of Indy 500 racers may find this lack of noise disquieting, the races are far from boring.  The tracks are modeled into miniature street circuits in city centers, so narrow that two cars can barely fit side by side.  With twenty…

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Musk’s Hyperloop Obtains Verbal Approval

Elon Musk is at it again.  Based on a tweet he sent this week, the constantly forward thinking entrepreneur claims to have provisional government approval to build a hyperloop that would connect Manhattan, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington D.C.  This super fast railway system will be able to shuttle commuters from New York to Washington in just 29 minutes.  Of course, the chance that this is still a pipe dream is not entirely discredited, despite Musk’s assertions. Especially considering that right now, the fastest passenger train in America tops out at 150 mph while the hyperloop requires speeds of 700mph.  The underground…

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Transportation Industry Hit by Massive Cyber Attack

Ever since the birth and evolution of the internet, countless industries have suffered attacks at the hands of hackers, but up until recently the transportation industry has managed to remain relatively unscathed.  Back in 2014 however, fear of cyber attacks increased and officially entered the World Economic Forum’s Global Risk Report and this year, it jumped up to sixth on the list.  Whether it be the increase in the use of information technology (IT) in logistics or simply the universal raised awareness of how important transportation actually is to our global economy (approximately 90% of world trade is moved by…

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Tony Stewart Returns to Iowa to Race This Saturday

Exciting news shared Thursday morning from the Knoxville Raceway’s Facebook page announced that the legendary NASCAR three-time Sprint Cup Series champion, Tony Stewart, will be racing this Saturday night, July 8th, in the 360 class.  Stewart has become a household name for NASCAR fans since joining the circuit in 1999.  He only just now retired in November of last year, but not before winning championships in 2002, 2005, and 2011.  Of course, retirement will not slow this lifelong racer down, and this race is especially monumental.  The last time Stewart raced a sprint car in Iowa was back in 2013…

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Shipping Motorcycles To Czech Republic

How To Ship Your Motorcycle To Or From Czech Republic Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? To ship a motorcycle from USA to Czech Republic costs around $1,400 to $2,300 apart from the import duties and taxes VAT and customs taxes are around 3% to 6%, while VAT is calculated at around 21% Situated in Central Europe, Czech Republic is a panoramic country that shares its borders with Austria, Slovakia, Germany, and Poland. With temperate continental weather, it has warm summers and snowy winters. As Czech is landlocked country, the closest sea-port is Hamburg, Germany. Thus, for…

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Ship Motorcycle To Croatia

How To Ship Your Motorcycle To Or From Croatia Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Shipping your motorcycle from U.S to Croatia costs about $1,660 to around $2, 500 based on the distance traveled and the weight of the motorcycle There are additional cost of homologation, import duties and taxes, that has to be calculated to get a final quote An East European country, Croatia is located in Mediterranean region, sharing a long coastline with the Adriatic Sea. Crossed by the Dinaric Alps, the territorial regions encompass thousands of islands. A fast developing country, it has pristine…

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Shipping Motorcycles To Central African Republic

How To Ship Your Motorcycle To Or From Central African Republic Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Shipment of a motorcycle from the United States to the Central African Republic is on an average about $2,200 to $3, 800, apart from other taxes. The most affordable method is by using shared space on a shipping container  A landlocked country in Central Africa, the Central African Republic is bordered by Sudan, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Chad, and Cameroon. With rich reserves of precious metals and oil, verdant forests, it has been developing as there has been…

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Shipping Motorcycles To Colombia

How To Ship Your Motorcycle To Or From Colombia Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? The freight charges of shipping a motorcycle to Columbia from USA are $1,300 to $3,000. The most preferred method of shipping a motorcycle is in a shared container, as that is the most affordable option Columbia is located in South America while some of its territories are in Central America. It shares its borders with Venezuela, Panama, Peru, Ecuador and Brazil. Geographically, the country encapsulates the Pacific and Caribbean coastlines, tropical grasslands and Amazonian rainforests. Documentation If you are planning to travel…

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Shipping Motorcycles To Bulgaria

How To Ship Your Motorcycle To Or From Bulgaria Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Shipping a motorcycle to Bulgaria from the United States can be estimated at $1,300 to $2,200 on an average. In addition, there are import duties, and fees that have to be accounted for. It is most affordable to ship in a shared container. Bulgaria is located in the southeastern part of Europe. The northern part of Bulgaria borders Romania, the western part borders Macedonia and Serbia, the southern borders include Turkey and Greece, and the eastern side is surrounded by the Black…

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Shipping Motorcycles To Chile

How To Ship Your Motorcycle To Or From Chile Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Freight charges of shipping a motorcycle from USA to Chile costs around $1,800 to $2,800. This does not include marine insurance and import duties Opting for a shared container is an affordable way to ship to Chile though RORO is another cost-effective method A South American country, Chile is one of the narrow countries with a long coastline with the Pacific Ocean while on the other side it is bordered by the Andes.  It is bordered by Argentina, Peru and Bolivia. Additionally…

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Shipping Motorcycles To Chad

How To Ship Your Motorcycle To Or From Chad Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Shipping a motorcycle to Chad can be slightly expensive, as it is a landlocked and irrespective of whether RORO or container shipping is selected The average cost is around $1,475 to $2,200 but get an accurate quote before shipment Located in Central Africa, the country of Chad is landlocked and bordered by Sudan, Libya, Nigeria, Cameroon and Niger. In terms of area, Chad is the 5th biggest country in all of Africa. When you intend shipping your motorcycle to Chad, regardless of…

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Shipping Motorcycles To Canada

How To Ship Your Motorcycle To Or From Canada Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? It is fairly inexpensive to move your motorcycle from U.S to Canada regardless of whether it is land based or sea freight cargo On an average the price range is from $800 to $1200 based on the city in U.S from where it is shipped to that in Canada Situated in the northern region of North America, Canada is the world’s second biggest country in terms of area. It shares its borders with United States and has a large coastline on Arctic…

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Shipping Motorcycles To Cameroon

How To Ship Your Motorcycle To Or From Cameroon Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Shipping costs for transporting a motorcycle to Cameroon from U.S. is about $1650 to $2,400 by RORO or container shipment In addition to freight charges, there are taxes and import duties that need to be considered Located in West Africa, the Republic of Cameroon shares its borders with Chad, Nigeria, Central African Republic, Gabon, and Congo. It has a long coastline that lies on the Bight of Biafra and some parts of the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Guinea. If you intend…

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Shipping Motorcycles To Cabo Verde

How To Ship Your Motorcycle To Or From Cabo Verde Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Average cost of shipping a motorcycle from United States to Cape Verde is $1,600 to $2,400 It is most affordable to ship in a shared container or using RORO shipment option, as it has plenty of ports Situated in the Atlantic Ocean, the island nation of Cabo Verde or Cape Verde is known for pristine beaches and azure waters. If you intend staying here for a short while or plan to retire in Cape Verde, it is important to know about…

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Shipping Motorcycles To Cambodia

How To Ship Your Motorcycle To Or From Cambodia Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Most of the motorcycles shipped to Cambodia from USA are packed securely within shared containers. Cost of shipping a motorcycle is $1800 to $ 2160 excluding the import duties and taxes The Kingdom of Cambodia is located in Southeast Asia on the southern region of the Indochina Peninsula. The country shares its borders with, Laos, Thailand, and Vietnam and has a 443-kilometre coastline on the Gulf of Thailand. If you intend shipping your motorcycle from USA to Cambodia, it is important to…

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Shipping Motorcycles To Burma

How To Ship Your Motorcycle To Or From Burma Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Shipping your motorcycle to Burma can range from $2,500 to $4,500, based on different shipping methods. It is most affordable to ship the motorcycle in a shared container. Burma or Myanmar is a country in Southeast Asia. It shares its borders with Bangladesh, Laos, Thailand, and India. Most of the country is located between the Equator and the Tropic of Cancer, making it more prone to heavy rains and storms. This is an important consideration when you are looking to ship your…

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Shipping Motorcycles To Burundi

How To Ship Your Motorcycle To Or From Burundi Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Shipping a motorcycle to Burundi starts at $1470 to around 2,200 depending on the weight of the motorcycle and method of shipment chosen. Poor accessibility to the country makes for higher prices for shipments Situated in Central and Eastern Africa, Burundi is a landlocked country in the region of the African Great Lakes. It shares its boundaries with Tanzania, Rwanda, and Congo. If you want to ship a motorcycle to Burundi from the United States, you will need to familiarize yourself with…

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Ship Motorcycle To Burkina Faso

How To Ship Your Motorcycle To Or From Burkina Faso Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Shipping a motorcycle from the U.S. to Burkina Faso is affordable and costs about $1650 to $2400, by using a shared container Logistics to ship will include freight shipment and land transportation as Burkina Faso is landlocked country Located in the western part of Africa, Burkina Faso is a landlocked country with approximately 105,900 square miles in size. There are six countries surrounding Burkina Faso. These are Mali, Togo, Ghana, Niger, Benin and Ivory Coast.  If you intend shipping your motorcycle…

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Shipping Motorcycles To China

How To Ship Your Motorcycle To Or From China Typical Shipping Prices – How Much Does It Cost? Average cost of shipping a motorcycle from U.S to China is $1,300 to $3, 100 based on the destination city in China The cost does not reflect import duties, taxes and insurance, so check the current import laws before shipping Located in East Asia, People’s Republic of China (PRC) is the second largest country in terms of total area and is equally populated. Sharing its borders with Mongolia, Russia, Afghanistan, India, Pakistan, Nepal, Myanmar and Bhutan, China is one of the fastest…

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Shipping an Exotic Car across the Country

Shipping an Exotic Car across the Country To ship an exotic car across the country it could cost anywhere from a few hundred dollars to a few thousand dollars. It all depends on certain details involving your transport. How you would like the vehicle transported through the professionals and the current cost of fuel are just some of these determining factors. Luckily, all luxury car transport services are set at reasonable rates so that they appeal to nearly anyone interested in shipping their exotic car across the U.S. A lot of individuals, dealerships and manufacturers use these services on a…

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International Exotic Auto Transport

International Exotic Auto Transportation Whenever you need to ship an exotic car overseas, you must hire professionals with experience in the transport of such valuable vehicles. Shipping an exotic car such a long distance takes careful attention to detail and the proper transport equipment. This is only available to you through a reliable shipping company such as A1 Auto Transport. When you ship an exotic car off to another nation, it must meet the stipulations listed in that particular country’s import policy. Export and import laws are often strict and you must comply with them to have your vehicle delivered…

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The Beginning of the End of the Traditional Engine: Volvo Goes Full Electric

Volvo made waves across the auto making industry by announcing that as of 2019, they will no longer produce vehicles with an internal combustion engine.  If all goes as planned, this will make the Sweden-based company the first traditional car-maker to go fully electric.  This huge shift in production is thought be due in large part by the 2010 acquisition of Volvo by the Chinese car company, Geely.  China has been notorious for being swift to promote electric vehicles, and currently over half of the world’s electric cars are bought and driven in China.  The country is the world’s second…

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Brigham Young University

Brigham Young University If you’re headed to Provo, Utah to attend Brigham Young University, contact A1 Auto Transport for car shipping services. Not only can we ship your car but other household goods too. For over three decades, we’ve given students low rate shipping services they find easy to take advantage of. Call us now at (800)452-2880 for your no obligatory quote. The process of transporting a car is one that should only be left to the professionals. Not only will the car be protected from road damage and added mileage, but we’ll cover the entire value of the vehicle…

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Cheapest Way to Ship an Exotic Car

What Is the Cheapest Way to Ship an Exotic Car Anyone with the need to ship an exotic car is going to dread that it isn’t in their best interest. If you hire a dependable and reputable international transport company, it’s safe and affordable to ship any kind of car anywhere in the United States or overseas. Car shipping services are affordably priced and easy on the pocketbook when you go through a reliable and well-known transporter. Subsequent to finding the right transport company to trust with your exotic car’s delivery, you must decide on the best shipping method for…

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How Much Does It Cost to Ship an Exotic Automobile?

Cost of Shipping an Exotic Car The act of shipping an exotic automobile through professionals is often taken advantage of by dealerships, manufacturers and individuals relocating. It’s the safest and most affordable way to ship a car across state lines or even overseas. Exotic car shipping services are actually cost effective in comparison to any of your alternative options. In fact, it’s even cheaper than driving your vehicle to its destination when it must travel across state lines or across the country. When you ship your exotic vehicle through longstanding auto transporters like A1 Auto Transport, you can expect that…

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Contributing Authors

Joe Webster

Joe WebsterJoe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing. After college, he started his career in the…
 

Amanda Williams

Amanda WilliamsAmanda Williams is a mother, an author, and entrepreneur. Her pastimes include the San Diego Padres, anything and everything Disney related, reading for pleasure, running for fun, family trips to Sea World, the San Diego…
 

Neal Kearney

Neal KearneyGraduating from UCSC with a Bachelor's Degree in history, Neal has been an avid writer since childhood and loves writing about anything from automobiles or motorcycles to surfing. Neal has gotten quite a bit of…
 

Angela Caito

Angela CaitoAngela Caito wants to live in a world where love is prevalent, her children are happy, and her waist stays thin no matter how many Oreos she eats. She loves hiking, sailing, surfing, camping and…
 

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