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About: 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 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.

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How is your Car Shipment Routed?

The vehicle shippers of America, A-1 Auto Transport, has developed several locations –specific routing options to help our customers move automobiles across the nation in the most cost effective and timely manner. To handle the auto transport of privately owned vehicles, routing is defined by decisions, objectives, and constraints. Considering the trucks and equipment used for moving cars, our state of the art car carrier fleet is equipped to load 10 vehicles per truck. This equates to nearly 10 different pickups and drop off locations for the car hauler to service. Our dispatch team makes logistical decisions to assign a…

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Get FREE, Instant Car Shipping Quotes & Compare Auto Transport Rates NOW!

A-1 Auto Transport is a leading vehicle transport company with over 20 years of experience that ships more than 12,000 vehicles annually. Our experience and a vast network of company-owned trucks give us the resources, experience, and expertise to help you with any of your auto transport needs. Auto Transport Quotes Made Easy If you’re looking for a FREE, no obligation car shipping quote, then you’ve come to the right place! Call us toll-FREE at 1-800-452-2880 or fill out our form at the top of the page to start comparing rates instantly! We specialize in many different kinds of auto…

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Preparing Your Vehicle To Be Shipped

There are a few necessary measures one must take in order to ensure that their car shipping experience goes as smoothly as possible. These practices are standard among auto shippers and can be expected whenever dealing with any auto transport companies. 1. Remove any personal items from your vehicle. Department of Transportation Code mandates that no auto shipper carry anything defined as “Household Goods”. This means that by law, auto shipping companies are not allowed to transport vehicles containing personal items. You will also want to remove any aftermarket parts that are in your vehicle. For instance, DVD players, GPS…

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How long will it take to ship my car?

Here at A-1, we are fully committed to getting your vehicle to you in the timeliest manner possible. The average transit time for shipping cars across the country takes up to two or three weeks but is often much less. However, no matter the distance or situation, you will always be able to track your shipments progress by utilizing our real-time satellite tracking system. Driver Limitations While international car shipping laws vary, federal law stipulates that automobile shipping drivers travel no more than 500 miles per day, which includes any and all auto transport delivery stops along the way. They…

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