How To Ship Your Aurica Motors
You might be dying to try out that electric Aurica Motors car on the road, but driving it long distance is not the best idea, especially after buying it. Still, there is much to be done before finding a reputable car shipping company.
Whether national or international, a random check of auto transport companies will likely give thousands of hits, with no discernible way of knowing which is reliable and which is not. You cannot just hand over your car to the first company you find, so a lot of due diligence needs to happen.
First, look for a local company, or at least one with brick and mortar offices that are easily accessible. This makes it easier to keep track of the vehicle and communicate with contact people, especially when the shipping is happening from an overseas location. Many companies will likely provide reference numbers to keep track of one’s shipments as the travel cross country. While this is certainly useful, it is much comforting to know you can visit the company offices should an issue arise.
Every quality company should be able to give quotes upfront without the need for commitment on the part of the client. To get the best prices, though, one should compare quotes from different companies before making a choice. The rule of thumb is to look through at least three companies and what they have to offer, before making the final choice. It is thought that comparing quotes can save one up to 70 percent. Even though everyone looks for cheap services, be wary of quotes that seem unnecessarily low. Only choose a company if you feel they are offering enough quality to warrant the services they are willing to provide.
A common thread in many adverts and website messages is that the company will do everything for their clients, and all they have to do is wait for their vehicles at the end of the journey. While this seems convenient, it does not hurt to get your hands a little dirty. Do not exclude yourself completely from the process. Before agreeing to everything, ask for the contract and review it. Read through the fine print, the insurance and what the bill of lading entails. It is allowed for the company to take care of such aspects as customs paperwork for those shipping overseas. However, it is equally important to understand exactly what you are getting yourself into.
A company’s reputation is the biggest tool to differentiate it from the competition. When faced with an uncertain situation, look at what past customers have been saying about the auto transport company.Online reviews will provide a wealth of information, some having complaint records going back as far as three years.The Better Business Bureau will go as far as explaining whether the complaint was handled in the right way.
Vintage or that simple sedan, choosing our auto transport company is a guarantee for quick and efficient service, backed with world class support and useful information before, during and after the process.
Written By:Joe Webster
Joe 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 auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood.
With over 30 years experience in the industry, we've been helping people ship their vehicles, motorcycles, RV's, heavy equipment, household goods and more across the country or overseas without a hitch. Ask us anything.