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The Best Method of Shipping After Buying an ATV on Craigslist

One of the largest classified sites across the world is Craigslist. Founded in 1995 by Craig Newmark, Craigslist is headquartered in San Francisco, California. Craigslist has not had the best reputation at times due to the scams that seem to frequent...

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The Cost of Shipping a Car to Australia and the Methods Available

Australia is the smallest continent in the world. It is also categorized as one of the biggest countries in the world. The island continent is located between the Pacific and Indian oceans, surrounded by the Timor Sea, Arafura Sea, Coral Sea, and the...

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The Cost of Shipping A Car to Poland and the Methods of Doing So

Poland is a country that is located within central Europe and is divided into 16 administrative subdivisions. The capital of Poland is Warsaw, which is also the largest metropolis in Poland. Poland shares borders with the Baltic Sea, Russia’s Kalinin...

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How Much Does It Cost To Ship A Semi Truck?

If you need to ship a semi-truck – either locally or across the country – you may not be sure where to start. How much does it cost? What are your shipping options? In this guide from A-1 Auto Transport, we’ll help you learn a bit more about the basi...

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How Do I Get A Vehicle Wrecked Out Of State Back Home?

Did you get into an accident while away from home? Even if you are familiar with this situation, it can still be intimidating especially when on foreign territory. Indeed, the process of transporting your wrecked automobile is more complicated than s...

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Upgrading Urban Mobility: How Self Driving Vehicles Will Change Traffic

The following article analyzes what changes can occur if a self driving and shared vehicle fleet is used on a large scale in a medium sized city. We will explore 2 concepts for self driving automobiles which we will name “AutoVot” and “TaxiBot”. The...

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Moving to Portugal from Australia

According to the Foreigners and Borders Service, in 2018 the number of Australians living in Portugal was 372. This number has increased since then proving that Portugal is a popular choice when immigrating to Europe from Australia. The country is es...

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Why Enclosed Car Transport Is The Safest Way To Ship A Car

If you need to ship your car in the US, you may be wondering if you should ship your car using a standard, open-air car carrier, or if you should use enclosed car transport.  If you’re worried about the safety of your car, enclosed car transport is d...

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Fifth Wheel Transport

If you have an RV that you need to ship to a new destination, you may be wondering what’s involved with fifth wheel RV transport. How does this work, and is it a good idea to have your fifth wheel RV shipping using a transport service? Find out all o...

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Can I Ship More Than One Vehicle In An Enclosed Trailer?

Whether you’re moving your car collection, selling or buying multiple vehicles, or you have to ship more than one car for any other reason, you might be wondering if you can ship multiple cars in a single enclosed trailer. Find out in this article fr...

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Moving Construction Equipment Requires The Right Training And Experience

If you are an owner or a manager of a construction or an agricultural supplies business, you probably have had to handle the transportation of your equipment and know-how complicated the process can be. Hence, transporting heavy equipment requires ca...

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Harley-Davidson Motorcycles: The Rise to Fame and Popularity

When a motorcycle goes down the road, you know if it is a Harley-Davidson. These motorcycles have a distinct sound to their engines. The pistons are timed, so one fires with the turn of the crankshaft and then the next fires on the next revolution. E...

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Can I Buy A Motorcycle In The US And Bring It To Canada?

If you’re a former Canadian resident living in the US – or a US resident who may soon move to Canada – you may be wondering if you can buy a motorcycle in the US, and ship it to Canada. What’s involved in the process? Which bikes qualify? How much wi...

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Cost of Moving Pets Overseas

Relocating overseas requires careful and timely planning. International movers have to contact companies to help with loading and transporting household items, cars—and what we'll be covering in this post— pets.  To help make your new location overse...

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Moving Container Overseas Cost

An overseas move can prompt feelings of excitement and anxiety. Moving to another country to live your life is a unique and special experience but transporting your belongings overseas can create stress.  Before you get too overwhelmed, it's essentia...

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Single Car Enclosed Vehicle Transport

Enclosed car transport offers you and your car many benefits. All of the perks you'll receive with enclosed car transport tie into the idea that your vehicle will be safer than it would be compared to other transport styles, such as an open carrier. ...

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Military Moving Overseas

International Military Moving Checklist U.S. Military members can be subject to PCS orders (Permanent Change of Station) involving relocation. OCONUS orders (Outside of Continental United States) specifically designate moving to an overseas station. ...

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Do You Need A Title To Ship A Car Overseas? Explaining The Basics

If you’re moving overseas for an extended period of time, you may find that bringing your vehicle with you to your destination country is a good way to get access to transport without purchasing a new vehicle.  But you may also be wondering how the p...

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The Most Commonly Bought Types of Boats on the Market

If you are looking to buy a boat, the first thing you have to do is decide what boat you want. Sounds simple right? It isn’t that simple, and there are several different types of boats out there available for purchase. Some boats have different prima...

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Air Freight Vs. Ocean Freight Shipping – What You Need To Know

If you have cargo that you need to ship overseas, you may be wondering if air freight vs. ocean freight shipping is right for your freight. What’s the difference between the two, and what should you consider when making the choice between air freight...

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How Much Does It Cost To Ship A Tractor Trailer?

If you drive a tractor trailer or you work for a larger shipping company, you may find that you have to move one or more of your vehicles either a short distance or across the country. How much will you pay for this service? Find out now in this guid...

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Enclosed Auto Transport Instant Quote

What Is Enclosed Auto Transport?  Choosing to enclose your car during transport helps you establish peace of mind. Instead of exposing your vehicle to dirt, bad weather, or other debris forms, your vehicle will be loaded onto a fully covered trans...

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Can 2 Vehicles Fit Into A 20-Foot Container? What You Need To Know About Ocean Auto Shipping

20-foot containers, along with larger 40-foot containers, are one of the most commonly used types of intermodal containers used by ocean-going freight vessels. If you are moving overseas or need to transport two vehicles on an ocean-going vessel for...

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Tips for Buying a Used RV from Private Sellers

Buying an RV brand new from a dealer can be an expensive investment. Many people who are looking to buy a camper or an RV will often search for used ones that are listed by private sellers. There are certain things that you need to do before you comm...

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Can I Ship My Electric Car To My Home In A New State?

Though shipping an electric car may look complicated, in reality, it is a straightforward process not much different from shipping a regular car. Ensuring eco-friendly transportation and relatively affordable costs can require extra time and work in...

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Automobile Dependency And What It Costs Us

High levels of automobile travel per capita, patterns of using land in ways that specifically support cars, and few alternatives for transport are defined as automobile dependency. There are some costs that are increased by automobile dependency: mor...

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Expats - Retire Where You Like AND Bring All The Comforts Of Home

Retirement in a new country is a delightful and exciting new chapter in life. First, though, you need to arrange your move. If you’re not sure where to start, don’t worry. Yes, the process can be complicated, long, and, at times, stressful. However,...

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Heavy Equipment Shipping Guide

There are unique considerations needed for heavy equipment shipping which may only become apparent when there’s an urgent need. It’s important to be prepared, especially considering the last minute supply chains operating today. Mistakes and delays c...

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Moving to Portugal from Canada

Everything You Need to Know About Moving to Portugal from Canada With 790 miles of coastline packed with natural treasures, beautiful cities steeped in history, castles perched atop misty mountains, an excellent social security, and a bustling city...

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Shipping A Semi Truck

What You Need To Know About Shipping A Semi Truck  If you need to ship a semi truck to another destination to sell it, prepare for a freight shipping job, or for any other reason, you may wonder what to expect when shipping a semi truck. In this gu...

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Seattle to Hawaii Auto Transport

If you've never shipped a car before, shipping one overseas from Seattle to Hawaii may feel quite daunting. The truth is, shipping a car overseas to Hawaii is really no different from sending one from Idaho to Tennessee.  Let's talk about how shipper...

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Fitness Equipment Movers

When you need to relocate from state to state, your exercise equipment can be a source of a lot of stress. You may feel like it's too expensive to bring with you, and yet, still too expensive to leave behind. Some pieces cost thousands, and they can...

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Edmunds Car Shipping

So close yet so far away. You know how it is. The car you want is always just out of reach. But this time…this time you have the cash, and the only thing keeping you from that car is distance and time.  It's tricky, though, buying a car you've never...

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Will My Exotic Vehicle Be Safe While in Transit?

As an exotic vehicle owner, you might be presented with a situation that involves the need to transport your exotic auto to another location. That location could be across a couple of states, or it could be across the country. Whether you're relocati...

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Vehicle Automation and Transport System Performance

The population residing in metropolitan regions is projected to grow from 54% (value of 2014) to roughly 66% of the world's population by 2050, followed by a gross growth from 7.1 bil. to 9.5 bil. Throughout 2007, the world's 300 big cities accounted...

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Shipping A Generator

Whether you want to ship a residential generator to your property, or you’re looking to ship a generator as part of an industrial or commercial project, you may be wondering what to expect from the process. In this blog from A-1 Auto Transport, we’ll...

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What is Lowboy Transport?

Lowboys are unpowered trailers used to transport goods that might exceed the legal height of flatbed trailers' products. Hauling capabilities of lowboys are impressive as a double-axle lowboy can haul goods in the 40,000-pound range. If three axles a...

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