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Day Without Cars in Paris

Day Without Cars in Paris This past Sunday, the city of Paris experimented with an entirely car-free day in an effort to help raise awareness about air pollution. From 11a.m. to 6p.m., only buses, taxis, and emergency vehicles were allowed on the streets, making it perfect for people to explore on foot or by bicycle. This is not the first time something like this has been attempted, but it is the first time an entire city has participated, which amounted to a whopping 40 square miles. Officials were serious about enforcing the ban too, so if people were caught driving…

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Transporting a Motorcycle from East Coast to West Coast

Transporting a Motorcycle from East Coast to West Coast To ensure your motorcycle’s safe delivery from the east coast to the west coast, you must hire a reputable, longstanding cross country auto transport company. Search for a motorcycle shipping company that guarantees their services by providing quality insurance coverage and a variety of services. This added protection along with the durability of the shipping equipment, latest shipping technologies, and experience of the employees, will assure a safe motorcycle delivery from coast to coast. Shipping Coast to Coast Explained Once you have scheduled your motorcycle’s transport, you must prepare it for…

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Save Money on Shipping Cars

Save Money on Shipping Cars The process of shipping cars is best left to those experienced in the auto transport industry whether you’re shipping the cars from state to state, across the country, or internationally. Hiring a transporter to carry out your cars’ delivery is cost effective and affordable. Many transporters will even have various shipping services and options for you to take advantage of. They’ll help you plan your transport based on your budget, preferences, and details of the vehicles including the distance they must travel. To save the most money on car shipping services, use the Internet to…

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Moving Antique Cars from USA to Canada

Moving Antique Cars from USA to Canada The most successful and affordable way to ship a car to Canada is by hiring an auto transport company with a history in international transports. Using the latest shipping equipment and guaranteeing the condition of your antique car through insurance coverage, are just a few of the perks provided through a reliable shipping company. Trying to relocate an antique car is risky without the proper tools and training. In fact, it may even cost you more to ship the vehicle without the help of professionals. The process of shipping antique cars to Canada…

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How Much Is It to Transport a Vehicle from a Dealer?

How Much Is It to Transport a Vehicle from a Dealer? As a private dealer or dealership, it’s common to take advantage of auto shipping services from a reputable transport company. Actually, many transporters offer discounts to dealers for shipping multiple cars or for being such dedicated customers. Their services are guaranteed to keep your vehicle safe from harm during the delivery process to its new home. The cost of your transport will depend on several details. Once the transporter is given the right information, they’ll have the ability to give you an accurate quote. However, shipping services are known…

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Motorcycle Movers near Me

Motorcycle Movers near Me Without experience in auto transport and the latest advancements in the industry, successfully delivering a motorcycle is less likely. It is highly recommended that you find a professional motorcycle mover near your home or wherever the bike is stored.  Most transport companies offer a variety of motorcycle shipping services. The professionals at the company will help you decide what method of transport and services are best for your motorcycle’s shipping process. A licensed auto transport company is required to carry the minimum amount of insurance coverage at the very least. To protect the full value of…

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How Much Does It Cost to Ship a Car by Boat?

How Much Does It Cost to Ship a Car by Boat? The absolute most affordable and cost effective way to ship a car by boat is through a professional international car shipping company. There are many great and reliable auto transport companies in the U.S. that are familiar with international transports by boat. Find one that offers the greatest services at the lowest rates and continues to remain a reputable car shipping company in the industry. To receive shipping rates to deliver a car by boat, it is wise to call the transporter. Most transporters will offer free estimates through…

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Finding the Phone Number of People Who Transport Cars

Finding the Phone Number of People Who Transport Cars When you’re in need of auto transport services you’re probably wondering the best way to get the phone number of people who transport cars. The Internet is a great place to start looking. Search for “car shipping services near me” to find all of the transporters nearest your home or wherever it is the vehicle might be stored. You’ll notice you have a lot of options. Make sure you sift through the choices wisely to choose the right transporter to ship your vehicle through. A-1 Auto Transport ships vehicles worldwide. Click…

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Cost of Shipping a Car 1800 Miles

Cost of Shipping a Car 1800 Miles Those with a longstanding history in the transport industry are the ones that you should trust to ship your car 1800 miles away. It takes the proper hauling equipment, shipping technology and tools to ship your car from state to state successfully. To ship your car from coast to coast is approximately 2,000 miles. The length of travel involved in the shipping process will affect the cost you’re required to pay for services. There are other details that will also affect the cost of your car’s 1800 mile transport. How Is the Cost…

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Car and Motorcycle National Transportation Services

Car and Motorcycle National Transportation Services If you’re looking for national car and motorcycle transport services, you’re in luck. There are many reliable transporters that specialize in shipping vehicles across the country. Through ground transportation, the shipping company will safely deliver your car or motorcycle through one of their offered transport methods. You’ll find that most transport companies offer open air and enclosed shipping methods for cross country deliveries. They’ll help you decide the best shipping services and methods for your vehicle. The Advantages of Shipping Your Vehicle Using professional car and motorcycle shipping services to have your vehicle relocated…

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Auction Auto Transport

Auction Auto Transport If you’re an auto dealer that often auctions off vehicles using online platforms such as Ebay, you may find it necessary to purchase car shipping services through a professional transport company. Dealing with national and international car transports is something that only longstanding professionals in the auto transport industry can fully understand and see through. Without freight ships, haulers, the latest in transport technology, proper shipping equipment, and a firm grasp of all transport laws, you may find it impossible to deliver a car on your own. To find the right auto transporter as a car auctioneer,…

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Car Clubs Keeping Sioux Falls Revved Up

Car Clubs Keeping Sioux Falls Revved Up When you think of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, you may think about parks, nightlife or even great food and shopping. If you love cars however, you might like to know that Sioux Falls is home to some of the coolest car clubs as well as cruise-ins and car shows in the Midwest. Car clubs are often responsible for not only bringing cool cars together to show off to the community, but they also help raise money for local charities, bring shoppers to the local area and help boost the economy through the events…

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Formula 1 Racing Technology Used to Create Safer Device to Transport Newborns

Formula 1 Racing Technology Used to Create Safer Device to Transport Newborns Exciting developments regarding the safe transport of infants in medical emergency situations is on the horizon in England.  Williams Advanced Engineering, a branch of the UK-based Williams Formula 1 team, is designing a device known as the Babypod 20 which will be used to carry babies in ambulances.  Using a similar technological concept and the same material as Formula One race cars, the Babypod is made of carbon fiber and can withstand a 20-g force impact.  It is also lightweight, strong, and temperature-controlled so it will be the…

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Improving America’s Highways Can Make Auto Transport More Efficient

Improving America’s Highways Can Make Auto Transport More Efficient Let’s face it, the infrastructure in the United States is crumbling. In many parts of the country, there’s a ton of run-down and dilapidated road signs, bridges, and so forth. If you want to learn  just how bad some of America’s bridges and highways are, check out this this article from NPR. America’s highways need attention and they need it now, to put it mildly. Besides the obvious safety issues that they’d correct, here are some of the ways in which America’s highways can be improved to make auto transport more…

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Will Self-Driving Trucks Affect Auto Transport?

Self-Driving Trucks: Will They Affect Auto Transport? There’s plenty of chatter going around these days about the future of driverless vehicles, but while the discussion is usually focused on safety and how soon they’ll be fully functional, the question of how it’ll affect certain industries has not yet been readily discussed. Given how much auto transport relies on drivers to transport vehicles throughout the country on their trailers, the question of how self-driving trucks will affect auto transport is the one that must be asked. Though the answer is that, yes, it will definitely have a major impact on auto…

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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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